24 May 2023 BOS Meeting Summary
Meet Mack Monday report, Lower Dolington Rd Trail Update, NAC Maintenance Security Deposit Release, DeLuca Construction - 70 Twining Bridge Road, KRE Substantive Challenge, more…
This is my personal summary of the May 24, 2023, meeting of the #NewtownPA Township Board of Supervisors (BOS). This is not a complete nor an official summary.
Access the 2023 BOS Chronicle for detailed summaries of all 2023 BOS meetings plus the BOS voting record (UNOFFICIAL) for 2023.
- Reports of Committees, Boards and Commissions
- John Mack – Meet Mack Monday
- Reports of Officials
- Work Recommences on Lower Dolington Road Trail
- Solicitor’s Report
- DeLuca Construction, 70 Twining Bridge Road
- See My Detailed Meeting Notes for more details, including NAC Maintenance Security Deposit Release, Provco/Wawa Substantive Challenge Settlement Agreement, KRE Substantive Challenge, etc.
- Detailed Meeting Notes
- Official Video
- Video Transcript
On May 18, 2023, workers were seen on Lower Dolington Road installing underground rain water drain pipes and basins as part of the rainwater management system associated with the trail. This work was halted back in March 2022 dues to underground cables that had to be relocated.
Land development attorney Joe Blackburn, representing Deluca Construction, came before the BOS to try and convince the members to withdraw their opposition to the Deluca proposal to build 2 houses on a 3.08 acre plot in the Conservation Management (CM) District, which only allows 1 house per 3 acres. The site is located at 70 Twining Bridge Rd.
The supervisors had previously voted to send a letter to the Zoning Hearing Board opposing the relief. This time, the Board voted 4 to 1 to also send its solicitor in opposition. “I’m in favor of maintaining the letter of the law with regard to our ordinances,” said Supervisor John Mack. More details regarding this application...
I prepare detailed notes from all BOS meeting. These notes include links to background information and other details related to the items on the agenda. See the meeting notes for this meeting embedded below or download the PDF file here.
Download the unedited time-stamped transcript of this meeting prepared by Youtube from the video: download PDF file.