MINUTES OF THE DECEMBER 14, 2021 MONTHLY SUPERVISORS’ MEETINGby Mahoning Township on 01/30/22
Board of Township Supervisors
Mahoning Township…First Township in Lawrence County…Organized in 1805
4538 West State Street, P.O. Box 99
Hillsville, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 16132
Phone 724-667-8801 Fax 724-667-8252 Email email@example.com
Vito Yeropoli, Chairman Jean M. Greco – Secretary/Treasurer
Gary Pezzuolo, Vice Chairman
Mark A. Sackin
MINUTES OF THE DECEMBER 14, 2021 MONTHLY SUPERVISORS’ MEETING
The Mahoning Township Supervisors held their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 immediately following the 2022 Final Budget Meeting which was held at the Mahoning Township Building. Chairman, Gary Pezzuolo called the meeting to order indicating the pledge to the US Flag was done previously.
ROLL CALL was taken by Jean Greco, Secretary. Members present were Mark Sackin, Gary Pezzuolo, and Vito Yeropoli. Also present was Solicitor Perrotta and Engineer Gregg DelPrincipe.
Pezzuolo asked for any guest speakers and/or guests to share their concerns. Resident Ed Klamer thanked the supervisors for raising taxes to help with funding to be used towards the road conditions.
Pezzuolo asked for a motion to APPROVE THE MINUTES OF THE NOVEMBER 9, 2021 PRELIMINARY BUDGET MEETING which was made by Yeropoli and seconded by Sackin with a vote of all in favor. Pezzuolo next made a made a motion to APPROVE THE MINUTES OF THE NOVEMBER 9, 2021 REGULAR MEETING which was and seconded by Sackin with a vote of all in favor.
Pezzuolo asked for motion to PAY THE BILLS as prepared by Greco since the last month’s meeting. The motion was made by Yeropoli and seconded by Pezzuolo with a vote of all in favor. Pezzuolo made a motion to PAY THE PAYROLLS as prepared by Greco since the last month’s meetinG and the motion was made by Yeropoli with a vote of all in favor.
Pezzuolo asked Greco for announcements in which Henry Pezzzuolo Jr announced his resignation from current auditor position as he was elected for a new 6 year term beginning in 2022.
Solicitor Perrotta swore in Supervisor Mark Sackin for his new term as well as Henry Pezzuolo as noted above.
TOWNSHIP REPORTS were given as follows: ZONING by Greco – 2 building permits to include a new resident and a cell tower modification. No PLANNING was reported; but, a meeting is needed for the end of this month. Poncho Exposito gave a FIRE DEPARTMENT report. Greco shared the POLICE DEPARTMENT report with 155 incidents for the month of November 2021.
Pezzuolo asked for discussion for any UNFINISHED BUSINESS in which there was none.
Moving onto NEW BUSINESS Pezzuolo made a MOTION FOR RESOLUTION 2021 – 03 PENNDOT WINTER ROAD MAINTENANCE CONTRACT which was seconded by Yeropoli with a vote of all in favor.
The Township Solicitor and Supervisors then went into Executive Session from 6:10 – 6:25 p.m. to discuss the next agenda items.
Pezzuolo then asked for A MOTION TO ADOPT ORDINANCE 1 – 2021 FOR MACHINE TAX to raise the tax to $500 per machine which was made by Yeropoli and then seconded by Sackin with a vote of all in favor.
Pezzuolo moved onto ORDINANCE 2 – 2021 FOR A ZONING CHANGE FOR A PROPOSED BUSINESS PART DISTRICT which the planning committee would be meeting on later in the month. Pezzuolo made the motion which was seconded by Yeropoli with a vote of all in favor.
Pezzuolo made a MOTION TO ADOPT THE FINAL 2022 BUDGET WITH A 1 MILL INCREASE Yeropoli seconded the motion with a vote of all in favor.
Pezzuolo then set the schedule for the UPCOMING MEETINGS with a special zoning hearing to be first on Monday, January 3, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. followed by the 2022 Annual Meeting and then the next regular meeting at 10:15 and 10:30 a.m.
Pezzuolo asked for any OTHER DISCUSSION which there was none.
There being nothing further Yeropoli made a motion to ADJOURN which was seconded by Sackin with a vote of all in favor.
Jean M. Greco