2018 Meeting Minutes

MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF EAST UNION TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS

HELD ON APRIL 4, 2018

TIME: 4:10PM

CALL TO ORDER WAS MADE BY CHAIRMAN DETTERY

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE CHAIRMAN DETTERY, VICE CHAIRMAN JOHN BIROS, SECRETARY MARY BETH WOLFE, TREASURER MARY STITZER, ATTORNEY JOE BARANKO. ABSENT WAS SUPERVISOR DENNIS ANTONELLI.

MOTION TO APPROVE MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING HELD MARCH 14, 2018 WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF CORRESPONDENCE REPORT OF MARCH, 2018, MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF TREASURER’S REPORT FOR MARCH, 2018, MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

POLICE REPORT FOR MARCH, 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

ENGINEER’S REPORT FOR MARCH, 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

SOLICITOR’S REPORT FOR MARCH, 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES. MOTION TO APPROVE SALDO-REVERSE SUB-DIVISION IN EAGLE ROCK WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

OLD BUSINESS: NONE

NEW BUSINESS:

MOTION TO APPROVE TOWNSHIP CLEANUP TO BEGIN APRIL 18, 2018 WEATHER PERMITTING WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE GRANT APPLICATION FOR DIRT, GRAVEL & LOW VOLUME ROAD FUNDING WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO GRANT VALLEY FORGE TRAILRIDERS REQUEST FOR CONSENT LETTER FOR YEARLY ENDURO RIDE (COPY OF INSURANCE PROVIDED AND PENNDOT PERMIT WILL BE PROVIDED WHEN RECEIVED) WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION-MARK DAKA IS HAVING PROPERTY ISSUES IN ONEIDA WITH A TENANT AND IT IS BEING TAKEN CARE OF. BOB GABARDI -ANTHING UPDATE ON BRANDONVILLE FIREHOUSE-ATTORNEY SAID WE ARE TRYING TO GET A RESOLUTION TO SOLVE THIS MATTER. MARIO CURELLI-WANTS RETRO PAY FOR CODE OFFICAL, HE WILL BE PAID IF HE SUBMITS PAPER WORK FOR ANYTHING DONE. THE TOWNSHIP WILL REIMBURSE HIM IF HE TAKES CLASSES FOR CERTIFICATION. MARY STITZER-WANT HER ROAD PAVED ON W MARKET ST. ROS WIMPEFHEIMER -THANKS FOR SUPPORT FROM THE TOWNSHIP FROM VALLEY FORGE TRAIL RIDERS AND IF THEY CAN BE OF ANY ASSISTANCE FOR CLEAN-UP OR ANYTHING THEY WOULD BE MORE THAN HAPPY TO HELP OUT.

MOTION TO ADJOURN WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS

MEETING ENDED AT 4:32 PM

PRESENT AT THE METTING-KELLY MONITZ, STEVE BUSHINSKI, MARIO CURRELI, JUNE NENSTIEL, JOAN MCGOVERN, ROS WIMPFLEIMER, EDSINA MATUSEKIEWICZ, BOB GABARDI, JONATHON BIROS, ANN
BIROS.

MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF EAST UNION TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS

HELD ON MARCH 14, 2018

TIME: 4:15PM

CALL TO ORDER WAS MADE BY CHAIRMAN DETTERY

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE CHAIRMAN DETTERY, VICE CHAIRMAN JOHN BIROS, SECRETARY MARY BETH WOLFE, TREASURER MARY STITZER, ATTORYNYJOE BARANKO. ABSENT WERE SUPERVISOR DENNIS ANOTONELLI.

MOTION TO APPROVE MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING HELD FEBRUARY 14, 2018 WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF CORRESPONDENCE REPORT OF FEBRUARY 2018, MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF TREASURER’S REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2018, MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

POLICE REPORT OF FEBRUARY 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

ENGINEER’S REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

SOLICITOR’S REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

OLD BUSINESS: NONE

NEW BUSINESS:

MOTION TO APPROVE RENEWAL OF EMC INSURANCE POLICY FOR AN ADDITIONAL ONE YEAR PERIOD.

MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE RENEWAL OF SWIF INSURANCE POLICY FOR THE FIRE COMPANY/RESCUE SQUAD FOR AN ADDITIONAL ONE YEAR PERIOD. . MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION-EDWINA MATUSEKIEWICZ ASKED ABOUT SALT BEING TAKEN FROM SHED, SHE WAS DOING RECYCLING AND OBSERVED SOMEONE FILLING UP BUCKETS OF SALT-IT IS ONLY FOR TOWNSHIP USE. JILL CAREYVA ASKED WHEN SPRING CLEANUP STARTS. ELVIN MALEY SAYS STONES ARE BEING PLOWED INTO HIS YARD DURING SNOW STORMS. BOB GABARDI COMMENTED ON TRUCK TRAFFIC AT GREEN MOUNT ROAD IN HUMBOLT-CANDO’S RESPONSE IS DRIVERS DON’T PAY ATTENTION
TO WHERE THEY ARE DELIVERING. DAN GALLAGHER-ROADS ARE BEING DESTROYED BY THESE TRUCKS AND ARE THEY LIABLE. STEVE BUSHINSKI-WANTS TO CHANGE NAME TO NORTH GREEN MOUNTAIN ROAD-ATTY BARANKO SAID WE NEED 911 VERIFICATION AND AN ORDINANCE SUBMITTED TO PADOT. MARIO CURELLI-ASKED ABOUT RETRO PAY-WE NEED A SUMMARY OF WORK DONE AND HOURS WORKED AND ATTY BARANKO SAID HE MUST BE CERTIFIED. MARIO STATED SOME OF THE PROBLEMS HE HAS HANDLED AND RESIGNED. JUNE NENSTIEL-WANTS TO KNOW HOW MUCH EACH EMPLOYEE EARNS-IT IS AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC FOR ANYONE TO SEE IN THE TOWNSIP OFFICE DURING BUSINESS HOURS.

MEETING ENDED AT 4:45 PM

PRESENT AT THE MEETING: STEVE BUSHINSKI, JOAN MCGOVERN, JUNE NENSTIEL, ELVIN MALEY, BOB GABARDI, EDWINA MATUSEKIEWICZ, JONATHAN BIROS, MARIO CURRELI, BILL MCMULLEN, LORRAINE SHENYO, DANIEL GALLAGHER, JILL CAREYVA, PRESTON BIROS, ANN BIROS

MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF EAST UNION TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS

HELD ON FEBRUARY 14, 2018

TIME: 4:00PM

CALL TO ORDER WAS MADE BY CHAIRMAN DETTERY

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE CHAIRMAN DETTERY, VICE CHAIRMAN JOHN BIROS, SECREATRY MARY BETH WOLFE, ATTORNEY JOE BARANKO. ABSENT WERE SUPERVISOR DENNIS ANTONELLI AND TREASURER MARY STITZER.

MOTION TO APPROVE MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING HELD JANUARY 2, 2018 WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF CORRESPONDENCE REPORT FOR JANUARY 2018, MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF TREASURER’S REPORT FOR JANUARY, 2018 MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

POLICE REPORT FOR JANUARY 2018 WAS READ. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

ENGINEER’S REPORT FOR JANUARY, 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

SOLICITOR’S REPORT FOR JANUARY, 2018 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

OLD BUSINESS: MOTION TO APPOINT JON DETTERY ROADMASTER WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

NEW BUSINESS:

MOTION TO HIRE FRED BLASE CPA TO DO IN HOUSE PAYROLL AT $3000.00 WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO RENEW 2018/2019 COSTARS SALT CONTRACT FOR 200 TONS WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE GRANT APPLICATION FOR DEMOLITION FUNDS WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO ALLOW PARK COMMITTEE PROJECT COORDINATOR-LISA DAVIDSON CONTACT LUZERNE BANK TO RELEASE PARCEL OF LAND FOR PARK LOCATION WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION-MARIO CURELLI ASKED FOR RETRO PAY AS CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER-20 MONTHS-36HR/MO. AND HE WILL BE LOOKING INTO CERTIFICATION. KRISTI PIASKOWSKI-ASKED IF SUPERVISORS KNEW ABOUT ADA VIOLATIONS AND RAMIFICATIONS AND QUESTIONONED HIRING PRACTICES, ALSO WHO WATCHES THE CAMERAS. DAN GALLAGHER QUESTIONED WHY WE HAVE 2 TIME CLOCKS, UPDATE ON THE BACKHOE AND GPS ON VEHICLES. CONNIE GALLAGHER ASKED ABOUT
CAMERA INSTALLATION AND BATHROOM SITUATION. STEVE BUSHINSKI WANTS TO CHANGE GREEN MOUNTAIN ROAD SIGNS TO NORTH & SOUTH. JUNE NENSTIEL SAYS THEY SHOLD’VE NEVER CHANGED THE SLABTOWN ROAD NAME. LOIS CASEY COMPLAINED ABOUT DOGS RUNNING LOOSE ON HER PROPERTY. LORRAINE SHENYO- THERE ARE NO PARKING SIGNS ON W PINE ST IN SNOW AND IS NOT ENFORCED. WE HAVE A VERY GOOD POLICE FORCE AND TOWNSHIP WORKERS. THELMA SCHREFFLER QUESTIONED WHY WE NEED CAMERAS-SUPERVISOR BIROS SAID IT’S A SAFETY ISSUE IN CASE SOMETHING HAPPENS TO AN EMPLOYEE. DAN GALLAGHER QUESTIONED WHO HAS ACCESS TO GPS ON VEHICLES-SUPERVISOR BIROS SAID ALL VEHICLES WILL HAVE GPS PUT ON THEM AND THE SUPERVISORS HAVE ACCESS TO THE GPS SYSTEM. BOB GABARDI-AUDITOR REORGANIZATION WILL SEND A LETTER TO THE ROADMASTER AND HE WILL BE PAID $10/HR-NO MORE THAN 10 HRS/WEEK.

MEETING ENDS AT 4:40PM

PRESENT AT MEETING -MARIO CURELLI, KELLY MONITZ, STEVE BUSHINKSI, JONATHAN BIROS, NICK KALCHICK, JUNE NENSTIEL, JOAN MCGOVERN, BOB FELLIN, BOB GABARDI, LOIS CASEY, LORRAINE SHENYO, THELMA SCHREFFLER, DANIEL GALLAGHER, CONNIE GALLAGHER.

MINUTES OF EAST UNION TOWNSHIP REORGANIZATION MEETING

HELD ON JANUARY 2, 2018

TIME: 5:00 PM

THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE WAS RECITED.

MOTION TO VACATE THE BOARD WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT JON DETTERY TEMPORARY CHAIRMAN TO BEGIN ORGANIZATION WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE CHAIRMAN JON DETTERY, SUPERVISOR DENNIS ANTONELLI, SUPERVISOR JOHN BIROS, MARY BETH WOLFE, MARY STITZER AND JOHN SOLT.

MOTION TO APPOINT MARY BETH WOLFE TEMPORARY SECRETARY TO RECORD NOMINATIONS WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO NOMINATE JON DETTERY CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLII. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO NOMINATE JOHN BIROS VICE-CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES MOTION TO APPOINT MARY BETH WOLFE SECRETARY AT $14.00 PER HOUR WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO VACATE TOWNSHIP MANAGER POSITION WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES MOTION TO APPOINT LISA DAVIDSON ASSISTANT SECRETARY AT $200.00 PER MONTH WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES MOTION TO APPOINT MARY STITZER TREASURER WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS AND SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES MOTION TO SET THE  TREASURER’S BOND AT $500,000.00 WAS MAD BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES

MOTION TO SET THE TAX COLLECTOR’S BOND AT $500,000.00 WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI AND SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES

MOTION TO APPOINT SLUSSER LAW FIRM OPEN RECORDS OFFICER WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY AND SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES

MOTION TO SET THE SUPERVISORS SALARY AT $156.25 WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI AND SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES

MOTION TO APPOINT SLUSSER LAW FIRM AS LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE TOWNSHIP WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS AND SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES

MOTION TO APPOINT THE LAWS OFFICES OF SKOKOWSKI & DECOSMO AS LEGAL COUNSEL FOR THE ZONING HEARING BOARD WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS AND SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT ARRO ENGINEERING AS THE ENGINEERING FRIM FOR THE TOWNSHIP WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. . ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTIN TO HAVE LUZERNE BANK AS THE DEPOSITORY FOR THE TOWNSHIP WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. . ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT ROBERT GABARDI AS FIRE INSPECTOR WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT WILLIAM C BRIOR AS SEWAGE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT SAMANTHA BRIOR AS ALTERNATE SEWAGE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT MICHAEL LABUDA AS CHAIRMAN OF THE VACANCY BOARD WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT BERKHEIMER ASSOCIATES AS DELINQUENT TAX COLLECTOR FOR THE TOWNSHIP WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT KYLE MUMMEY AS EMA COORDINATOR WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT KYLE MUMMEY AS HEALTH ENFORCEMENT OFFICER WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT ARRO ENGINEERING AS UCC INSPECTOR WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT ARRO ENGINEERING AS CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER WAS MADE BY JOHN DETTERY, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT JONATHAN BIROS AS ZONING OFFICER WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT ALL THREE SUPERVISORS AS REPRESENTATIVES TO NORTHERN SCHUYLKILL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BYJOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPOINT JONATHAN BIROS AS REPRESENTATIVE TO THE CAN DO, INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, MOTION FAILS.

MOTION TO APPOINT ROBERT GABARDI AS REPRESENTATIVE TO THE CAN DO, INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, MOTION FAILS.

MOTION TO SCHEDULE THE REGULARD BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETINGS FOR THE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH. IF THE FIRST WEDNESDAY IS A HOLIDAY, THE MEETING WILL BE HELD ON THE FOLLOWING THURSDAY. MEETINGS WILL BEGIN AT 4:00 PM AT THE EAST UNION TOWNSHIP  MUNICIPAL BUILDING, 10 E. ELM STREET, SHEPPTON, PA. ALL SPECIAL MEETINGS WILL BE PUBLISHED IN THE STANDARD SPEAKER NEWSPAPER IN ADVANCE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON
DETTERY. DENNIS ANTONELLI DECLINED. MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO PAY ALL BILLS WHEN DUE IF FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION FOR SUPERVISORS, SECRETARY, TREASURER, AUDITORS, ASSESSORS, TAX COLLECTOR AND SOLICITER TO BE DELEGATES FOR THE STATE ASSOCIATIONS FOR ANNUAL CONFERENCE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION FOR JOHN BIROS TO BE VOTING DELEGATE FOR THE STATE ASSOCIATIONS ANNUAL CONFERENCE WAS MADE BY JON DETTERY, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION FOR ALL THREE SUPERVISORS TO BE DELEGATES TO THE LANDFILL WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BYJOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO SET THE MILEAGE COMPENSATION AT $0.40 PER MILE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

REORGANIZATION MEETING CONCLUDES

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE EDWINA MATUSZKIEWICZ, STEPHEN BUSHINSKI, BOB GABARDI, DAN GALLAGHER, ROBERT FELLIN

MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF EAST UNION TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS

HELD ON JANUARY 2, 2018

TIME: 5:10 PM

CALL TO ORDER WAS MADE BY CHAIRMAN DETTERY

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE CHAIRMAN JON DETTERY, VICE CHAIRMAN JOHN BIROS, SUPERVISOR DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECRETARY MARY BETH WOLFE, TREASURER MARY STITZER AND ATTORNEY JOHN SO LT.

MOTION TO APPROVE MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING HELD ON DECEMBER 6, 2017 WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF CORRESPONDENCE REPORT FOR NOVEMBER, 2017. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

READING OF CORRESPONDENCE REPORT FOR DECEMBER, 2017. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE MINUTES OF SPECIAL MEETING HELD DECEMBER 27, 2017 WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

TREASURER’S REPORT FOR DECEMBER, 2017 WAS READ. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS AND SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

POLICE REPORT FOR DECEMBER, 2017 WAS READ. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BYJOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

ENGINEER’S REPORT FOR DECEMBER, 2017 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JOHN BIROS. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

SOLICITOR’S REPORT FOR DECEMBER, 2017 WAS GIVEN. MOTION TO APPROVE WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS AND SECONDED BY DENNIS ANTONELLI. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

OLD BUSINESS: NONE

NEW BUSINESS:

MOTION TO APPROVE 2018 MUNICIPAL/COUNTY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS PLAN-UPDATE AND PROMULGATION WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE EAST UNION TOWNSHIP EMPLOYEE HANDBOOK WAS MADE BY JOHN BIROS, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY. ALL IN FAVOR, MOTION CARRIES.

MOTION TO APPROVE RETROACTIVE PAY OF ZONING OFFICER JONATHAN BIROS IN THE AMOUNT OF $2100.00 WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI, SECONDED BY JON DETTERY.

MOTION TO APPOINT MICHAEL LUCAS TO EAST UNION TOWNSHIP SEWER AUTHORITY WAS MADE BY DENNIS ANTONELLI-MOTION FAILS

PUBLIC COMMENTS-BOB FELLIN QUESTIONED WHO ARE THE NEWLY ELECTECTED AUDITORS. STEVE BUSHINSKI ASKED WHY IS THE TIME FOR THE TOWNSHIP MEETING TO BE CHANGED TO 4:00PM AND SUPERVISORS SHOULD CONSIDER RESIDENTS BEING ABLE TO ATTEND -JOHN BIROS SAID IT IS CONVENIENT TIME FOR THE BOARD TO MEET. STEVE ALSO QUESTIONED WHY THERE IS NO ROADMASTER. DANNY GALLAGHER ASKED WHY WE ARE PUTTING SO MUCH EXPENSE INTO THE CHERNISKY PROPERTY-JOHN BIROS SAID WE ARE TRYING TO CLEAN UP BLIGHTED PROPERTIES IN THE TOWNSHIP AND LOOKING FOR GRANT MONEY AVAILABLE TO DO IT.

MEETING ENDED 5:30PM

PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE-EDWINA MATUSZKIEWICZ, STEPHEN BUSHINSKI, BOB GABARDI, DAN GALLAGHER, ROBERT FELLIN