Newtown Township

Board of Supervisors

Minutes of January 3, 2012

Special Meeting

he Newtown Township Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on January 3, 2012 in the Township meeting room at 7:30 PM. In attendance and voting were Supervisors: Chairman Robert Ciervo, Vice Chairman Matthew Benchener, Secretary Treasurer Jerry Schenkman and Philip Calabro and Michael Gallagher, members. Also in attendance were: Joseph Czajkowski, Township Manager and Jeffrey Garton, Township Solicitor.

Call to Order : Dr. Ciervo called the regular meeting to order at 7:05 PM.

Written Decision on Beneficial Bank, 34 South Sycamore Street, Conditional Use: Mr. Garton reminded the Board that on December 21, 2011 the Board had voted 4-0-1 to deny the conditional use of Beneficial Bank. Based on discussions during the hearing, Mr. Garton prepared a written decision, which has been circulated among Board members in advance of this evening’s special meeting.

Mr. Schenkman moved to approve the written decision denying conditional use approval for Beneficial Bank, 34 South Sycamore Street. Mr. Gallagher seconded and the motion passed 4-0-1, with Mr. Calabro abstaining.

Mr. Garton asked the Board to sign the written decision this evening.

The meeting adjourned at 7:10 PM.


Respectfully Submitted:
Mary Donaldson, Recording Secretary



Joseph S. Czajkowski, Township Manager

Robert Ciervo, Chairman

Matthew Benchener, Vice-Chairman

Jerry Schenkman, Secretary/Treasurer

Philip Calabro, Member

Michael Gallagher, Member