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At its July 27, 2017 Regular Meeting, the Board of Commissioners took the following actions to:

Approve a Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment to Chapter 27 to allow for a single
principal use on residential lots.

Approve a Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment to Chapter 27 to allow Medical
Marijuana Dispensaries in specified commercial zoning districts.

Approve a Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment to Chapter 27 pertaining to permitted
uses in the Residential Country and Planned Residential Development
Zoning Districts.

Approve a Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment to Chapter 27 for Adult Oriented
Businesses.

Table the Final Land Development Plan for 5130 E. Trindle Road Self Service Storage,
located at 5130 E. Trindle Road.

Approve, with conditions, the Preliminary/Final Subdivision Plan for 5020 Erb’s Bridge Road, located at 5020 Erb’s Bridge Road.

Approve, with conditions, the Preliminary/Final Subdivision Plan for Lands of Jeffrey R. and Nichole R. Burton and Avery Glen, LLC, located on Lamb’s Gap Road and Lehman Court.

Authorize the release of cash escrow for the Bretz Subdivision Plan in the amount of $303.75. All work has been completed.

Authorize the purchase of a Western 8.5′ Snow Plow from A. J.’s Truck and Trailer Center, Inc., at a cost not to exceed $4,437.00 through Co-Stars Contract No. 025-129.

Approve the purchase of SC1000 Display Module at a cost not to exceed $5,719.12 from HACH through Co-Stars No. 020-002.

Approve a proposal for a Wastewater System Inspection Report from Gannett Fleming, Inc., at a cost not to exceed $13,200.00.

Authorize issuance of the Intent to Award, Notice of Award and Notice to Proceed for the replacement of the Trindle Road-Sheely Lane traffic signal pole to C.M. High, Inc. in the amount of $19,750.00, subject to staff and Solicitor review and approval.

Ratify authorization for Pomegranate Realty Group to proceed with additional site work at 5600 Carlisle Pike conditioned upon required security and project proceeding at developer’s own risk.

Approve a stormwater waiver request for the 485 Saint John’s Church Road project.

Approve the proposal from PPL Electric Utilities for replacement of lights at Forest Acres.

Approve Change Order No. 1 to A.T.O. Excavating, Inc., for the 207 South Sporting Hill Road Demolition Project to extend project deadline to September 8, 2017.

Approve Pay Estimate No. 1 to Mr. Rehab in the amount of $440,611.00 for the 2017 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project.

Approve Change Order No. 3 in the amount of -$715,885.84 and Pay Estimate No. 25-FINAL to Pennsy Supply in the amount of $529,683.82 for the 2015/2016 Street Resurfacing Project.

Conditionally approve, full-time, regular employment for the Public Works Stormwater Division Superintendent, William Gralski effective August 22, 2017, upon successful completion of a probationary period.

Authorize the hiring of part-time employees for the EMS Department and a seasonal employee for Armitage Golf Club upon satisfactory completion of background checks.

Ratify Resolution Nos. 2017-25, 2017-26 and 2017-27 recognizing Mimi Chase, William Fish and Harshan Sivaraju for their time served as Junior Commissioners and authorize advertisement of the 2017/2018 Junior Commissioner Program.

Approve Resolution Nos. 2017-24, 2017-28, 2017-29 and 2017-30 recognizing Michael Christopher Smith, Jackson McLaughlin, Matt McCandless and Andrew Heidelbaugh for obtaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

Approve the 2018 Budget Preparation and Adoption Schedule.

Ratify and approve declaration of surplus equipment from Township inventory.

Schedule a Public Hearing on September 28, 2017 to adopt an Ordinance for the Active Volunteer Firefighter Local Earned Income Tax Credit.

Approve an amendment to Fee Resolution No. 2016-38 relative to an EMS Medical Assist Non-Transport Fee.

Authorize issuance of the Intent to Award, Notice of Award and Notice to Proceed for the Hampden Park Play Area to Kinsley Construction in the amount of $175,649.15, with acceptance of Deduct Alternate 5 and Add Alternate 1, subject to staff and Solicitor review and approval.

Authorize purchase of a Laminated Wood Gable Shelter from Bitting Recreation in the amount of $21,600.00 through Co-Stars Contract No. 14-177246.

 

Approve placement of collection boxes at the Hampden Township Municipal Building and Recreation Department for the United Way’s “Day of Caring” program.

Approve requests for a donation of two greens fees, excluding cart rentals, to the Capital Region Council of Governments and Green Ridge Elementary School.

Approve the Warrants Payable for the month of July 2017.

Authorize the Solicitor to require the developer of the Hunter’s Gate development to complete all public improvements and offer streets for dedication by August 31, 2017 and if not done by that date inform the developer that the Township will complete the improvements, prepare the Deed of Dedication and confirm the sufficiency of the title at the expense of the developer.

Authorize the Solicitor to require the developer of the Silver Creek development to complete all public improvements and offer streets for dedication by August 31, 2017 and if not done by that date inform the developer that the Township will complete the improvements, prepare the Deed of Dedication and confirm the sufficiency of the title at the expense of the developer.

Authorize the Solicitor to require the developer of the Jamestown Square development to complete all public improvements by August 31, 2017.