Action Items

At its October 30, 2019 Meeting, the Board of Commissioners took the following actions to:  

Approve the voluntary resignation of Al Bienstock as President of the Board of Commissioners.

Approve Commissioner John Thomas as President, Commissioner Nathan Silcox as Vice President and Commissioner John Gaspich as Assistant Secretary of the Hampden Township Board of Commissioners.

Approve Resolution No. 2019-35 recognizing and respecting the uniqueness and diversity of all persons. 
Approve, with conditions, the Preliminary/Final Land Development Plan for Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center, located at the Wentworth Corporate Center – Lot #1.

Table the Preliminary/Final Land Development Plan for Belco Community Credit Union, located on Lot 5A Mount Zion Drive.

Authorize acceptance of a plan recording time extension to May 1, 2020 from H. Edward Black and Associates, Inc. for the Cumberland Technology Park Lot 4A Preliminary Subdivision and Land Development Plan, subject to receipt of appropriate fees.

Authorize purchase of a 5,000-gallon brine tank from Independent Ag Equipment, Inc. at a cost not to exceed $3,900.00 through State Contract No. 440001, $3,451.92, Tennco, Inc. at a cost not to exceed $1,094.80, and Grainger at a cost not to exceed $1,320.48.

Approve the purchase of an automobile diagnostic scanner from Snap On Inc. at cost not to exceed $3,795.00 through State Contract No. 4400018025.

Approve purchase of LED lights from Schaedler Yesco Distribution at a cost not to exceed $43,781.00 through Co Stars Contract No. 008-024 for installation at various Township owned facilities.

Approve the purchase of a Post Puller/Storm Drain Grate Lifter at a cost not to exceed $4,805.00 from Diversified Product Development.

Approve the purchase of a sewage grinder pump for Pump Station No. 4 at a cost not to exceed $20,079.56 from JWC Environmental through Co-Stars Contract No. 016-139.

Approve payment for work associated with the Hampden Township Veterans Park to Bazella Group at a cost of $20,500.00, Agar Welding Service & Steel Supply, Inc. at a cost of $2,175.00, and Pennsy Supply, Inc. at a cost of $11,420.65 subject to a reimbursement agreement with the Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee.

Approve Pennsylvania American Water Company 125-foot eight-inch water main extension on Terrace Road.

Approve Pay Estimate No. 4 - Final in the amount of $84,751.80 to Pennsy Supply, Inc., for work associated with the 2019 Street Resurfacing Project; project is complete and approve Change Order #1 reducing the contract by $1,394,540.81.

Approve Pay Estimate No. 1 in the amount of $133,030.81 to Mr. Rehab LLC for work associated with the 2019 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project.

Approve Pay Estimate No. 1 in the amount of $62,855.68 to National Water Main Cleaning Company for work associated with the 2019 Inlet Rehabilitation Project.

Accept the voluntary retirement of Jeffrey Snyder, Police Department Sergeant, effective January 28, 2020.

Accept the voluntary early retirement of Glenn MaGatz, Plan Review Inspection Superintendent, effective January 21, 2020, and authorize advertisement to fill the position.

Approve the hiring of a part-time Civilian Support Staff for the Police Department upon a satisfactory completion of a background check.

Approve the 2020 Tentative Budget.

Authorize advertisement of an ordinance appropriating specific sums estimated to be required for the specific purpose of the municipal government during the year 2020.

Authorize advertisement of an ordinance fixing the tax rates, confirming sewer rates and adopting trash rates for the year 2020.

Approve Resolution Nos. 2019-31, 2019-32, 2019-33 and 2019-34, recognizing Jacob Maier, Jack Clerkin, Luke Vernon and Ben Tokarz.

Ratify Resolution No. 2019-30, recognizing all of the past and present members of the Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee for their work and dedication to raising funds and overseeing the development of the Hampden Township Veterans Park.

Progress Report for the new municipal building and approval of invoices and any change orders in accordance with the terms of the construction contract.

Approve purchase of a Cole-Parmer police lab exhaust hood and storage base cabinet in the amount of $8,327.14

Approve the 2020 Municipal Domestic Animal Protective Service Agreement with the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area.

Approve the Department of Public Safety Pre-Planned Municipal Response System Letter of Authorization.

Approve a request for a donation of two greens fees, excluding cart rentals, to the United Cerebral Palsy Foundation of Central PA.

Approve a request from the Hampden Aquatic Club for use of the Hampden Pool in 2020.

Approve the Warrants Payable for the month of October 2019.

The next Board of Commissioners meeting is to be held on Thursday, November
21, 2019.

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