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9/11/2023 Workshop Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Workshop Meeting on Monday night, September 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:

  • The public hearing for the revised Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance will be held at the Legislative Meeting on September 18th. Commissioners will then consider and vote on the adoption of the ordinance. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #SALDO #PublicHearing
  • The roadway portions of the 2023 Paving Project are mostly complete. The Township Building parking lot will be repaved sometime this fall. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PavingProject
  • Some Township meetings will be held at offsite locations this fall – the October 16, 2023 Legislative Meeting will be held at Masonic Village and the November 20, 2023 Legislative Meeting will be held at the Aleppo Township Volunteer Fire Station.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #OffsiteMeeting
  • Required 2024 pension plan contributions will be on the agenda for approval at the Legislative Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PensionPlan
  • We received a letter from Representative Valerie Gaydos announcing a town hall meeting regarding proposed landslide insurance legislation. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Landslides
  • We received citizen feedback regarding the number of deer in the Township and concerns about speeding on Redgate Road. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Deer #RedgateRoad #Speeding

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, September 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

5/15/2023 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, May 15, 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 April.  He reminded residents to lock their vehicles to prevent items being stolen from unlocked cars. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • The Public Works report was presented, and the Board approved the purchase of a thumb attachment for the Township backhoe. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PublicWorks #ThumbAttachment
  • Treasurer Clayton Steup presented the Tax Collector/Treasurer (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • Solicitor Anna Jewart reported that she and Solicitor Stone are working on the concept of an Emergency Management Coordinator serving multiple municipalities. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Solicitor #EmergencyManagementCoordinator
  • Several roads (Ingleside Drive, Park Way, and Veshio Drive) may be added to the tar and chip list during the 2023 Paving Project. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PavingProject
  • The Board considered two donation request letters, and voted to approve a donation to the Aleppo Township Volunteer Fire Company. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Donation
  • The Board intends to appoint someone to fill the vacant seat on the Planning Commission at next month’s meeting.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PlanningCommission #Vacancy

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, June 12, 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

10/17/2022 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, October 17, 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:

  • Sergeant Beck gave the police report for the month of September.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • Commissioner Haluka is updating her certifications for Emergency Management and will be updating the Emergency Management Plan in 2023.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #EmergencyManagement
  • The Communications report covered deer concerns and some questions regarding the conversation at the Workshop about the property tax penalty waiver ordinance.   (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Deer #PropertyTaxPenaltyWaiver #Ordinance
  • The Tax Collector/Treasurer report was given to the Board. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • Commissioner Haluka invited residents to participate in Halloween activities in the large island at the entrance to Sewickley Heights Manor on October 31, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Halloween

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, November 14, 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

11/21/2022 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, November 21, 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:

  • Ohio Township Police Chief Hanny gave the police report for the month of October.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • The Board approved a proposal from HRG Engineers to update the Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance at a cost of $14,160. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #HRG #SALDO
  • Tax Collector/Treasurer Clayton Steup summarized the reports for the month of October, and he presented an overview of the finances for 2022 and a look forward at 2023. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • The 2023 Budget Draft was presented to the Commissioners.  The millage rate will remain at 3.5 mills for 2023 (no increase). (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Budget #TaxRate
  • Commissioner Darragh reported that the Aleppo Township Authority is studying a potential sewer connection for Fern Hollow Nature Center. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #AleppoTownshipAuthority #Sewer
  • Commissioner Haluka reported that the Quaker Valley Ambulance Authority’s 50th Anniversary celebration was a success. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #QuakerValleyAmbulanceAuthority
  • The Board authorized sending a letter to Representative Gaydos encouraging the legislature to allow municipal websites to serve as legal advertising locations. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ValerieGaydos #Advertising
  • Solicitor Stone was authorized to draft an ordinance prohibiting the feeding of deer within the Township. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Ordinance #Deer
  • It was reported that the outdoor cat population at Masonic has decreased.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #CatPopulation

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, December 12, 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

11/14/2022 Workshop Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Workshop Meeting on Monday night, November 14, 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 2023 Draft Budget will be presented at the November Legislative Meeting.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Budget
  • Deer Culling programs and a potential ordinance prohibiting the feeding of deer were discussed.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Deer
  • The Township’s Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (SALDO) is due to be revised, and a proposal from HRG to revise the ordinance will be on the agenda for approval at the November Legislative Meeting. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #SALDO #HRG
  • The Commissioners discussed the possible changes to state law regarding municipal advertising regulations. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Advertising

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, November 21, 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