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7/11/2022 Workshop Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Workshop Meeting on Monday night, July 11, 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 the Resolution Adopting the 2022 Amendment to the Act 537 Sewer Plan and approved submitting the revised plan to the DEP for approval. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Resolution #Sewer #DEP
  • A summary of the current police contract was given and the cost for increased patrols of Redgate Road was discussed. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police #RedgateRoad
  • The Board will hold a Public Hearing next week regarding Masonic Village’s plan to refinance their bonds and will consider the Resolution to Approve Masonic Village Bond Refinancing.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PublicHearing #MasonicVillage #Resolution
  • The Commissioners approved an agreement with Cargill, Inc. for road salt for the upcoming winter season at a price of $88.96/ton. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #RoadSalt
  • The Commissioners granted Waste Management’s request to start at 6:00 AM on especially hot days to protect their crews from heat exhaustion.  (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #WasteManagement

Our next Legislative Meeting will be on Monday, July 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 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.

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Recycling Opportunity:  Pennsylvania Resources Council is holding a Hard To Recycle Collection event at Quaker Valley High School on Saturday, July 23, 2022 from 8:45 AM – 1:00 PM.  Pre-registration is required.  Click here to learn more and to register.

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Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager
aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

9/20/2021 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, September 20, 2021, 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 approved sending the Draft of the Amended Service Agreement for Sewage Treatment Services to Sewickley Borough for their review, comment, and approval. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Sewage
  • Police Chief Joseph Hanny gave the monthly police report. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police
  • Patrick Conners, the new Executive Director of the Quaker Valley COG, introduced himself to the Commissioners. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #QuakerValleyCOG
  • The Board voted to approve a 5-year contract with Waste Management for trash, recycling, and At Your Door household hazardous waste and e-waste collection. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #WasteManagement #Trash #Recycling
  • The Commissioners heard an update about the progress of the revised Zoning Ordinance. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #ZoningOrdinance
  • Tax Collector/Treasurer Clayton Steup presented his reports to the Board. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector

Our next Legislative Meeting is tonight, October 18, 2021, at 7:00 PM.  (The October Workshop Meeting was cancelled.) 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

1/20/2020 Legislative Digest

Hello Aleppo Residents and Friends –

We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting on Monday night, January 20, 2020 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 December.  The discussion included several issues related to the Amazon facility and delivery vans. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Police #Amazon
  • The Commissioners learned what the Public Works crew has been working on. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #PublicWorks
  • The Tax Collector/Treasurer reported on the December financial data. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #TaxCollector
  • Commissioner Darragh explained that the Aleppo Township Authority repaired several water line breaks in the past month. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #AleppoTownshipAuthority
  • We discussed the changes to the Recycling procedures by Waste Management (Aleppo’s trash and recycling collector), including that glass and plastic bags are not allowed in recycling bins. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Recycling #WasteManagement
  • President Jones explained the proposed plan for Sewickley Borough to close their sewage treatment plant and send all sewage to Leetsdale for treatment. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #Sewage
  • The Township is considering applying for a Local Government Academy (LGA) Intern to assist with GIS data collection. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting). #SummerIntern #GIS

Our next Workshop Meeting will be on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to join us. If you cannot attend the meeting in person, please feel free to share your thoughts with me by email and I will be sure to convey your feelings to the Commissioners.

Gwen Patterson
Aleppo Township Manager
aleppomgr@aleppotownship.com
412-741-6555 x19

6/18/2018 Legislative Digest

Hi, Neighbors. We had an Aleppo Legislative Meeting last week 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’s what happened:

  • We continued and concluded Masonic Village’s Conditional Use Hearing concerning its plans to build additional villas. The hearing culminated in a trio of motions, all of which we voted (5-0) to approve. All of the motions required Masonic Village to comply with written conditions. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting and click here to read the conditions.) #MasonicVillage #Villas #ConditionalUseHearing
  • Our Township Auditor presented a draft of the 2017 Audit Report. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting. #Audit
  • Our police chief told us about police activity in the township, including a resurgence of the popular “Grandmother Scam”, which he suggested everyone know how to recognize. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting and click here to review our video about Fraud Schemes Commonly Seen in Aleppo–look for the “Family Member in Distress” portion. The police report also referenced the rules for door-to-door solicitation in Aleppo … click here to review our video on Solicitation Awareness.) #Police #Soliciting #Ordinance
  • Our Township Manager told what our public works crews have been up to for the past month. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #PublicWorks
  • Our Township Engineer updated us on the progress of the summer’s road paving projects, including the hope that the paving of Sewickley Heights Drive in The Manor would take place sometime in mid-July and would last for about a week to 10 days. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Paving #SewickleyHeightsDrive
  • I read several emails from residents, including a note in support of renewing our contract with the Ohio Township Police Department and one expressing concern about the possibility of an Amazon facility moving into the old FedEx building. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Communications
  • Our Treasurer told us how much money we have collected in taxes and how much we have in the bank. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #TaxCollector
  • We voted (5-0) to exonerate 3 real estate taxpayers. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #TaxExonerations
  • I reminded residents that the Quaker Valley Council of Governments will hold a recycling event on 30 June 2018 at the Quaker Valley High School. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting and click here for a flier with more details on the recycling event.) #QuakerValleyCOG #Recycling
  • However, I also reminded residents that many of the items being collected at the COG recycling event can also be picked up for free at your door under our existing contract with Waste Management. (Click here for information about curbside collection of special materials through the AtYourDoor program.) We pay for this program, so you should use it! #WasteManagement
  • I read an email from the Executive Director of the QVCOG about Sewickley’s intention to leave the COG at the end of the year. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #QuakerValleyCOG
  • We voted (5-0) to ratify the sale of the old dump truck bed to John Fulmer for $1,750.00 through Municibid with the proceeds to be deposited into the Truck Fund. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #PublicWorks
  • We voted (5-0) to renew our contract with Ohio Township for police services. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Police
  • We voted (5-0) to adopt the amendment to the Ordinance Regulating Junk Yards and Storage Lots. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Ordinance
  • We voted (5-0) to approve the Perciavalle-Chandler Lot Line Revision Plan. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #PlanningZoning
  • We discussed a draft of a Street Opening Ordinance and agreed to discuss this matter further at additional meetings. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Ordinance
  • We talked about fracking ordinances and–again–agreed to discuss this matter further at additional meetings. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #Fracking
  • During Citizen Participation, a resident further discussed the possibility of an Amazon facility moving into the old FedEx building. (Click here to watch this portion of the meeting.) #CitizenParticipation #Amazon

Our next Workshop meeting will be on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM. If any of these issues are important to you, please feel free to join us. If you cannot attend the meeting in person, please feel free to share your thoughts with me by email and I will be sure to convey your feelings to the other commissioners.

As always, thanks for making Aleppo a great place to live.

Best wishes,

Matthew Doebler
Aleppo Township Commissioner