Resolution 2010-03




Resolution of the Supervisors of East Union Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania (hereinafter “the municipality”).

WHEREAS, Section 5 of the Act of January 24, 1966, P.L. 1535, No. 537, known as the “Pennsylvania Sewage Facility Act,” as amended, and the Rules and Regulations of the Department of Environmental Protection (Department) adopted there under, Chapter 71 of Title 25 of the Pennsylvania Code, requires the municipality to adopt an Official Sewage Facility Plan providing for sewage services adequate to prevent contamination of waters of the commonwealth and/or environmental health hazards from sewage wastes, and to revise said plan whenever it is necessary to meet the sewage disposal need of the municipality, and

WHEREAS, East Union Township has prepared a Planning Module Component for sewage facilities for eight (8)Equivalent Dwelling Units, along Chapel Road (S.R. 1005), and the alternative of choice to be implemented is an approximately 900’ extension of sanitary sewers from the intersection of 1st Street and Chapel Road, along Chapel Road. The key implementation activity is the installation of the sanitary sewer extension which is anticipated to be completed in year 2010.

WHEREAS, East Union Township finds that the proposed sanitary sewer extension plan described above conforms to applicable zoning, subdivision and other municipal Ordinances and plans to the comprehensive program of pollution control and water quality management.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Supervisors of the Township of East Union hereby adopt and submit to the Department for its approval as a revision to the “Official Plan” of the municipality, the above referenced Plan. The municipality hereby assures the Department of the complete and timely implementation of the said plan as required by law. (Section 5, Pennsylvania Sewage Facility Act as amended).

Sammy Jo Kobza, Secretary