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100 North Drive
Sewickley, PA 15143
Phone: 412-741-6555
Fax: 412-741-7062
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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

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

5/16/2022 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Tuesday night, May 16, 2022, 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 April. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • Public Works Supervisor Tim Scott gave his monthly report. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PublicWorks
  • Some updates on the new Zoning Ordinance were given, including the date of the upcoming public hearing (June 20, 2022 at 7:00 PM) and that property owners with parcels that will be changing zoning districts will receive letters from the Township notifying them of the change. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ZoningOrdinance #PublicHearing
  • The Tax Collector/Treasurer report was presented for the month of April. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • The Quaker Valley COG is installing a second glass recycling bin in Avalon Borough at 629 New Brighton Road.  Both this glass bin and the glass bin in Sewickley are open to all Aleppo residents. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #QuakerValleyCOG #GlassRecycling
  • The Township is awaiting the follow-up letter from the Sewickley Heights Manor Board regarding their requests for Sewickley Heights Drive parking regulations and the request to have some control over the surface of the islands in the roadway. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #SewickleyHeightsManor #SewickleyHeightsDrive #Parking
  • The Act 537 Plan Amendment has been submitted to the DEP.  The submission updates the Township’s official sewage facilities plan to reflect the township-wide sewer project that was constructed in 2012-2013. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #DEP #Sewage

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, June 13, 2022, 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

3/22/2022 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

The Workshop Meeting scheduled for tonight (April 11th) is CANCELLED.  All business will be discussed at the April Legislative Meeting next Monday.

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We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Tuesday night, March 22, 2022, 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 Commissioners adopted a Weight Limit/Road Bonding Ordinance covering several roads in the Township, including Weber Road, Ferndale Avenue, Ingleside Drive, Weber Road Extension, and Sycamore Road Extension. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #WeightLimitRoadBonding #Ordinance
  • Ohio Township Chief Joe Hanny gave the police report for the month of February 2022. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • Aleppo Township Volunteer Fire Company Chief Bill Davis Jr. gave the annual fire report and explained some of the upcoming truck and equipment replacements. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #FireCompany
  • Emergency Management Coordinator/Commissioner Judy Haluka explained that we will follow CDC masking guidelines in the Township building but that we may have special circumstances where we will still require a mask.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #EmergencyManagement #COVID19
  • An email from a resident was read during the Communications report.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Communications
  • The Tax Collector/Treasurer report was presented. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • Property Tax Refunds for eligible first responders under Act 172 were approved. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PropertyTaxRefunds
  • The long-term closure of the ramp to Northbound Route 65 from Kilbuck Street was announced. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #RampClosure

Our next Meeting will be on Monday, April 18, 2022, 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