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Planning Commission Meeting Tuesday, Jan. 24th at 7:30 pm, Township Building

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The next Bridgeton Twp. Planning Commission/BTPC meeting is tomorrow…  Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30 pm .   

This BTPC and BCPC meeting will be on Zoom… and may be recorded.

Please advise by Monday January 23, 2023 evening if you will not be attending the next BTPC meeting.

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Bridgeton Township Planning Commission Agenda for January 24, 2023

1) Call to order at 7:30 p.m.    This Zoom meeting may be recorded.                                                                                                        

2) Requests from the public to be heard:

3) Review and approval of the December 6, 2022 draft minutes.

4) Updating the Bridgeton Twp. Comprehensive Plan Lead/Roger Keller:

>Jan. 24, 2023 discussion will be presented by Bryn-Erin Kerr, Community Planner with the Bucks County Planning Commission;

  Topic:  Review of the first draft of the updated Comprehensive Plan

>The next tentative BTPC and BCPC meeting will be:

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As we update our current 1994 Comp. Plan…

-What are Bridgeton’s challenges since last Twp Comp. Plan of 1994?

-Should the Comp Plan Map/pg. 31 be changed? How/in what way?

-Ref. the CP Map…What are Bridgeton Townships land use goals?

-Ref. the CP Map… What is our vision?  “What do we want to be?”

-Decide what we DON’T want in the plan.

-What maps should be included and available as digital, GIS and paper

>A few census stats from:  The U.S. Census, type “Bridgeton Township, Bucks County, PA” into their search bar. https://data.census.gov/cedsci/          

>The county data portal includes a parcel viewer, pipeline viewer, county documents, historical aerials, ag. and open space properties mapping: https://dataportal-bucksgis.opendata.arcgis.com/#County%20Initiatives

>The parcel viewer has a number of useful overlays, including various imagery, zoning, land use, and natural resources: https://bucksgis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=2eda3020dd9847eaa00d1d6c0764a607

>The 2011  County Comprehensive Plan  explores issues on a regional basis.

>With the 2020 census completed, the latest County CP info. updates at:  www.bucks2040.com  and   https://bucks2040-bucksgis.hub.arcgis.com/     

6) Planning Commissioners Comments: 

The next BTPC meeting will be on Tuesday, February 28, 2023. 

7) Public comments

8) Adjournment

Township Annual Reorganization Meeting

Bridgeton Township Meeting Room

The Bridgeton Township Supervisor’s will have their annual, reorganizational meeting Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023 live and via Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/97643226924) .
The State of Pennsylvania mandates all townships to reorganize on the first Monday of the new year. Because Monday this year was a state holiday, the meetings take place on Tuesday.
The regular monthly meeting will follow.

BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
ORGANIZATION/REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING
AGENDA
January 3, 2023
Virtual Via Zoom
https://zoom.us/j/97643226924
Meeting ID: 976 4322 6924
CALL TO ORDER
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
PUBLIC COMMENTS ON AGENDA
ORGANIZATION MEETING
REGULAR MEETING
APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF THE Regular Meeting December 14, 2022
APPROVAL OF BILLS/PAYROLL – to be approved at the February 8, 2023 meeting
APPROVAL OF TREASURER’S REPORT – to be approved at the February 8, 2023 meeting
REPORTS

  1. Fire Company –
  2. Open Space –
  3. Solicitor –
  4. Planning Commission –
  5. Secretary/Treasurer
  6. B/N/T Groundwater Committee –
  7. Roadmaster –
    8. Zoning Officer – report sent to Supervisors
  8. Emergency Management –
    OLD BUSINESS
  9. Act 57 Tax Resolution
    NEW BUSINESS
    1. Motion to adopt Resolution 2023-1 “Destruction of Municipal Records”
    2. Motion to Advertise Regular Monthly Meetings
    PERSONS TO BE HEARD
    PUBLIC COMMENTS
    ADJOURNMENT
    Next Regular Meeting February 8, 2023 at 7:00 pm

Historic Spahr’s Bridge Reconstruction Fundraising Campaign

Original, Historic Spahr’s Bridge in Upper Black Eddy
Work in progress at the Thompson-Neely Camelback Bridge, Washington’s Crossing
The newly restored Thompson-Neely Camelback Bridge in Washington’s Crossing

The Friends of the Delaware Canal’s quest to restore and maintain the Canal’s most authentic and iconic bridges, which began in 2002, moves forward as we resolve to help restore the last remaining camelback bridge, Spahr’s Bridge in Upper Black Eddy.  Fundraising efforts for this multi year project began in 2021. 

Please help us reach the next step in our goal and make a contribution to help restore this historic bridge. 

Contributions can easily be made on our website:

 https://www.fodc.org/the-6th-for-the-40th/

Contributions can be mailed to:

Friends of the Delaware Canal
145 South Main Street
New Hope, PA 18938

For more information visit www.fodc.org or call our office at 215/862/2021.

Supervisors Meeting, Live and Zoom Wednesday, Dec. 14th, 7pm

Bridgeton Township Meeting RoomThe Bridgeton Township Supervisors will have their regular monthly meeting Wednesday, Nov. 9th at 7 pm. This meeting will be held live and on Zoom.
Link to Attend Virtually https://zoom.us/j/97643226924

 

 

BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

AGENDA

December 14, 2022

Virtual Via Zoom 

https://zoom.us/j/97643226924

Meeting ID: 976 4322 6924

CALL TO ORDER

PUBLIC COMMENTS ON AGENDA

REGULAR MEETING

APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF THE Regular Meeting, November 9, 2022

APPROVAL OF BILLS/PAYROLL – 

APPROVAL OF TREASURER’S REPORT –  November, 2022

REPORTS

1.  Fire Company –

2.  Open Space – 

3.  Solicitor –   

4.  Planning Commission –     

5.  Secretary/Treasurer –   Liquid Fuels audit was conducted on November 30th and December 5th; results will be released in a few months.

6.  B/N/T Groundwater Committee –  

7.  Roadmaster –  

  8.  Zoning Officer –

9.  Emergency Management –

OLD BUSINESS

1.  Act 57 Tax Resolution

NEW BUSINESS  

  1.  Motion to adopt Resolution 2022-3, Designation of Agent Resolution, to appoint Sheryl Patterson, Secretary/Treasurer as the agent for concluding DR-4618 Pennsylvania Tropical Depression Ida.

  2.  Motion to adopt Resolution 2022-4, A Resolution of the Board of Supervisors of Bridgeton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania Establishing the Annual Millage Rate on Real Property Within Bridgeton Township and Providing for the Adoption of the Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2023.

  3.  Adoption of 2023 Budget.

  4.  Motion to Appoint CPA Howard Levin of Impact Group PC to perform 2022 Municipal Audit.

  5.  Motion to release $ 500 to the Eastern Upper Bucks Senior Center.

  6.  Motion to approve the holding tank agreement for Shawn Evans, 1736 Narrows Hill Road.

PERSONS TO BE HEARD  

1.  Ebby Ridge – Asst. Fire Chief for Upper Black Eddy Fire Company – asking for fees and escrow to be waived for removal of old fuel oil tank & installation of new tank.

PUBLIC COMMENTS

 ADJOURNMENT

Next Regular / Reorganization Meeting January 3, 2023 at 7:00 pm

General Election Tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 8th, 2022 – Sample Ballot

Polling Site:
Bridgeton Township Municipal Building
1370 Bridgeton Hill Rd
Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972
   
   
Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee/mail-in ballots (must be received by 8 pm) November 8
Poll Hours:
7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

For information on voting in person, here is the link to the official PA State website.

If you have any other questions, concerns or complaints about voting, please go to the official PA state voting site.

 

 

2022 General Election Sample Ballot

Bridgeton Township Comprehensive Plan Community Survey Deadline Extended to 11/30

Bridgeton Township Community Survey

2022 Bridgeton Township Comprehensive Plan Update

Help us plan for Bridgeton Township’s future!

Bridgeton Township is updating its comprehensive plan.

A comprehensive plan is a guide to future decision-making and a statement of a community’s goals and vision. We’d love to hear your opinion on what you think is important in our community.

Responses will be anonymous.

Please complete only one survey per Bridgeton Township resident.

The survey will close on Nov. 30, 2022.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/bridgetontownshipsurvey