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100 North Drive
Sewickley, PA 15143
Phone: 412-741-6555
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2/12/2024 Workshop Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Workshop Meeting on Monday night, February 12, 2024, and I wanted to tell you what happened.

If you want to watch the meeting from the beginning, Click here. Otherwise, feel free to click the links below to jump to the portions of the meeting that are of particular interest to you.

Here is what happened:

  • The annual Act 172 Property Tax Credit for Aleppo Township Volunteer Firefighters will be approved at the February Legislative Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Act172
  • The Township is seeking to increase the Township credit card limit to $2,500. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TownshipCreditCard
  • Commissioners will vote to exonerate Clayton Steup, Township Tax Collector / Treasurer for the collection of the balance of 2022 real estate taxes (an insurance requirement.)   (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ExonerateTaxCollectorTreasurer
  • Pay Request No. 2 from Youngblood Paving will be on the agenda for approval at the February Legislative Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PavingProject
  • The Board will consider sending letters of support for a traffic study of the intersection of River Road and Route 65. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TrafficStudy #QuakerValleyCOG
  • The Commissioners will consider the request from the Aleppo Township Authority for a grant matching contribution for the reconfiguration of the Deer Run/79 North Pump Station. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #AleppoTownshipAuthority #PumpStation

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, February 19, 2024, at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to contact me via phone or email prior to the meeting and I will convey your thoughts to the Commissioners. The meetings are open to the public and citizens are invited to attend in person.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager

aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

1/02/2024 Reorganization/Workshop Meeting

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Reorganization / Workshop Meeting on Monday night, January 2, 2024, and I wanted to tell you what happened.

** This meeting served as both the Reorganization Meeting and the Workshop Meeting – there will not be a Workshop Meeting on Monday, January 8, 2024. **

If you want to watch the meeting from the beginning, Click here. Otherwise, feel free to click the links below to jump to the portions of the meeting that are of particular interest to you.

Here is what happened:

  • The Commissioners Elected the President and Vice President of the Board. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Commissioners
  • The Board appointed Township Officials, Agencies, and members of various Boards and Commissions. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #BoardAppointments
  • The revised Sommers-Meanor Subdivision Plan will be reviewed again by the Planning Commission and will be on the agenda for approval at the January Legislative Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #SubdivisionPlan
  • The Christmas Tree Recycling collection will be this Monday, January 8, 2024 – please have trees at the curb by 8:00 a.m. Please be sure to remove all decorations. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ChristmasTreeRecycling

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, January 15, 2024, at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to contact me via phone or email and I will convey your thoughts to the Commissioners.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager

aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

12/18/2023 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, December 18, 2023, and I wanted to tell you what happened.

If you want to watch the meeting from the beginning, Click here. Otherwise, feel free to click the links below to jump to the portions of the meeting that are of particular interest to you.

Here is what happened:

  • Chief Hanny gave the Police Report for the month of November 2023. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • Public Works Supervisor Tim Scott gave the Public Works report. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PublicWorks
  • The Board approved two Change Orders with Youngblood Paving. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PavingProject
  • Treasurer Clayton Steup gave the financial reports for the month ending November 30, 2023. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • The Board approved the transfer of money from the Liquid Fuels Fund to the General Fund for the payment of a road salt invoice. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #LiquidFuelsFund
  • Ordinances adopting the 2024 Real Estate Tax Rate and the 2024 Budget were approved. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxRate #Budget
  • The Christmas Tree Recycling date is Monday, January 8, 2024 – please have trees at the curbside by 8:00 a.m. Please be sure to remove all decorations. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ChristmasTreeRecycling

Our next meeting will be the Reorganization / Workshop Meeting on Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at 7:00 PM (there will be no meeting on January 8, 2024.) If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to contact me via phone or email prior to the meeting and I will convey your thoughts to the Commissioners. The meetings are open to the public and citizens are invited to attend in person.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager

aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

12/11/2023 Workshop Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Workshop Meeting on Monday night, December 11, 2023, and I wanted to tell you what happened.

If you want to watch the meeting from the beginning, Click here. Otherwise, feel free to click the links below to jump to the portions of the meeting that are of particular interest to you.

Here is what happened:

  • Ordinances setting the 2024 Real Estate Tax Rate and adopting the 2024 Budget will be on the agenda for adoption at the December Legislative Meeting. There is no proposed real estate tax increase in the 2024 budget. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #RealEstateTaxRate #Budget
  • The 2023 Paving Project is mostly completed for the season. The Township Building parking lot will be repaved in the spring. The Board is scheduled to approve two change orders to the paving contract at the December Legislative Meeting.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PavingProject
  • 2024 Meeting Dates for the Workshop, Legislative, and Planning Commission meetings have been set.  The dates are on the calendar on the Township’s website (www.aleppotownship.com). (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #MeetingDates
  • The Reorganization Meeting will be held on January 2, 2024 at 7:00 PM.  It is the Board’s intent to also have that meeting serve as the January Workshop Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Reorganization
  • Reappointments to Boards and Commissions will be made at the Reorganization Meeting.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Reappointments
  • There is an opening on the Zoning Hearing Board.  Please contact the Township Manager for more information about the position. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ZoningHearingBoard
  • A recent pension audit determined that some administrative updates to the Police Pension Plan are required. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PolicePension

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, December 18, 2023, at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to contact me via phone or email prior to the meeting and I will convey your thoughts to the Commissioners. The meetings are open to the public and citizens are invited to attend in person.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager

aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

11/20/2023 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, November 20, 2023, and I wanted to tell you what happened.

If you want to watch the meeting from the beginning, Click here. Otherwise, feel free to click the links below to jump to the portions of the meeting that are of particular interest to you.

Here is what happened:

  • Chief Hanny gave the Police Report for the month of October 2023. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • The Commissioners voted to enter into a new 5-year Agreement for fire protection services with the Aleppo Township Volunteer Fire Company and to contribute toward the purchase of a new squad vehicle. Fire Chief Bill Davis, Jr. gave the year-to-date Fire Company Report. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #FireCompany
  • The Board approved an agreement with the Quaker Valley Council of Governments for zoning officer services. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ZoningServices
  • The Tax Collector/Treasurer reports were presented. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • The 2024 Budget Draft was presented.  There is no proposed real estate tax increase in the budget. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Budget

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, December 11, 2023, at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to contact me via phone or email prior to the meeting and I will convey your thoughts to the Commissioners. The meetings are open to the public and citizens are invited to attend in person.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager

aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19