October 3, 2017 - Regular Meeting

Chairman Linda Woodward called the Regular Meeting of the Montour Township Planning Commission to order on October 3, 2017 at 6:30pm in the municipal building, Rupert, PA.

The pledge of allegiance was recited.

Members present:  Chairman Linda Woodward, Vice-Chairman Forrest Bennett, and Secretary Robert Webber.  Absent: Josh Turner and Paul Kreisher.   Also present: Zoning Officer Tim Mauk.

MOTION Robert Webber, second Forrest Bennett, to approve the agenda as drafted.  Motion Carried.

MOTION Robert Webber, second Forrest Bennett, to approve the minutes of the September 5, 2017 meeting as drafted.  Motion Carried.

Seda-COG Joint Rail Authority Final Subdivision Plan

Comments from Solicitor Roberts dated 9/29/2017 have been received. Robert Stout stated that all trail maintenance and insurance will be the responsibility of the Montour Area Recreational Committee.  Action was tabled to the November meeting awaiting comment from Columbia County Planning Commission and Glace Associates. 


SUEZ Public Water

Linda Woodward has filed the questionnaire with SUEZ.

Comprehensive Plan

The Planning Commission has approved and forwarded to the Board of Supervisors the recommended draft text addition for the Duties of Environmental Protection and Moderate to High Density Housing.  The Public Hearing by the Board of Supervisors on the revised Comprehensive Plan will be held November 9, 2017.

Ordinance Updates

Jerry Walls will attend the November 1, 2017 meeting to discuss proposed ordinance updates as discussed in the June 6, 2017 meeting.  


The meeting adjourned at 7:10pm.


Respectfully Submitted, Robert Webber, Secretary