At its October 27, 2015 Agenda Meeting, the Board of Commissioners took the following actions to:

Approve Ordinance No. 15-16, amending the Zoning Map of Hampden Township by rezoning a portion of the A-O-L Apartment Office Limited District to C-L Commercial Limited Zoning District along the Carlisle Pike.

Approve, with conditions, a Preliminary/Final Land Development Plan for Cumberland Technology Park Lots 13 & 14 and the Harbilas Tract Subdivision, located at Technology Parkway and Good Hope Roads.

Approve, with conditions, a Final Land Development Plan for The Crossings at West Shore, located at the northeast corner of Good Hope Road and Technology Parkway.

Schedule a Public Hearing at the request of The Laus Group (Cork & Fork) for an Economic Development Liquor License. Public Hearing to be held November 24, 2015.

Approve an Operation and Maintenance Agreement for Stormwater Best Management Practices for Lot 54 in the Preserves subject to approval from the Preserves Homeowner’s Association and County Conservation District.

Approve conducting a Stop Control Study at Gleim Court and Caissons Court.

Approve advertisement of an Ordinance to restrict on-street parking along the East side of S. 38th Street.

Approve entering into agreements with the developers of Grandon Farms, Good Hope Farms South and Brandywine for an escrow for installation of streetlights pending Solicitor review and approval.

Approve the 2016 Tentative Budget and authorize advertisement of an ordinance appropriating specific sums estimated to be required for the specific purpose of the municipal government during the year 2016.

Authorize advertisement of an ordinance fixing the tax rates, adopting sewer rates and confirming trash rates for the year 2016.

Approve a transfer of $217,711.38 from the General Fund to the Liquid Fuels Tax Fund in accordance with the 2012-2014 Audit.

Approve Ordinance No. 15-17, amending Chapter 7 of the Hampden Township Code of Ordinances to:

1. Require clear space around, and unobstructed access to, fire hydrants; and
2. To allow for Police Officers to take enforcement action on open burning without a permit; and
3. To amend background check requirements for Human Massage Technicians.

Authorize purchase of Power-Pro XT Ambulance Cot at a cost of $16,273.00 from Stryker the lowest of three competitive quotes.

Approve advertisement for and hiring of a part-time employee to assist the Utility Billing Department.

Approve Resolution No. 2015-34, recognizing William Bryan Fish for obtaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

Approve the appointment of Terry McNemar to the position of Volunteer Fire Police Officer at the recommendation of the Hampden Township Fire Police Captain.

Approve a request from the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company to allow qualified members to use E-330 to take the drivers test to obtain a CDL.

Approve an amended agreement with the Pennsylvania Municipal Health Insurance Cooperative effective January 1, 2016 contingent upon final review and approval by the staff and Township Solicitor.

Approve a software Service Agreement with Active Network, LLC for the Recreation Department

Approve an agreement with Hometown Press to publish four newsletter issues in 2016.

Approve the Warrants Payable for the month of October 2015.

Cancel the November 3, 2015 meeting with the next regularly scheduled meeting to be held on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.

Accept an offer of dedication of land from James Grandon for Lot D adjacent to Creekview South Park.