November 1, 2017 - Regular Meeting

Chairman Linda Woodward called the Regular Meeting of the Montour Township Planning Commission to order on November 1, 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, Secretary Robert Webber and Paul Kreisher.

MOTION Forrest Bennett, second Paul Kreisher, to approve the agenda as drafted.  Motion Carried.

MOTION Forrest Bennett, second Robert Webber, to approve the minutes of the October 3, 2017 meeting as drafted.  Motion Carried.


Josh Turner resigned from the Planning Commission  October 2017.


Seda-COG Joint Rail Authority Final Subdivision Plan (date 10/02/2017)

Comments from Solicitor Roberts dated 9/29/2017, Columbia County Planning Commission dated 10/23/2017 and Glace Associates dated 10/23/2017 were reviewed.


MOTION Linda Woodward, second Robert Webber, to recommend approval of the waiver to Chapter 22, Section 704 (C) (4) of the Code of Ordinance concerning 100-year flood contours and floodway area boundaries because the lots being created by this subdivision are to be used for recreational purposes. Motion Carried.


MOTION Linda Woodward, second Robert Webber, to recommend approval of the plan to the supervisors.  Motion carried unanimously.


SUEZ Public Water

The Board of Supervisors are asked to contact SUEZ and discuss plans to run the water lines through Montour Township.

Ordinance Updates

Jerry Walls continues to address ordinance updates as discussed in the June 6, 2017 meeting.  


A MOTION by acclimation to adjourn at 7:10pm.


Respectfully Submitted, Robert Webber, Secretary