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2019 JANUARY MONTHLY MEETING

Rush Township Building

Hometown, PA  18252

Minutes of the Meeting of the Rush Township Board of Supervisors

 

A meeting was held at the Rush Township Municipal Building on January 7, 2019 at 7:15 pm. In attendance were: Chairman Shawn Gilbert, Vice Chairman Robert Leibensperger, Supervisor Jeaninne Motroni, Treasurer/Secretary Debbie DelFranco, Administrative Assistant Kelly Chicarelli and Solicitor Chris Riedlinger.

Chairman Shawn Gilbert called the meeting to order.

Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

Police Report – A motion was made by Chairman Gilbert to approve the police report for the month of December 2018. Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded  he motion.  Debbie DelFranco polled the board.  All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Minutes of Previous Meeting- A motion was made to approve the previous meeting minutes of December 20, 2018. Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded the motion. Debbie DelFranco polled the board. All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Treasurer’s Report – A motion was made by Chairman Gilbert to approve the treasurer’s report as of December 2018.  Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded the motion.  Debbie DelFranco polled the board.  All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Approval of current township and sewer bills thru January 6, 2019 –.  A motion was made by Chairman Gilbert to approve the current township and sewer bills thru January 6, 2019.  Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded the motion.  Debbie DelFranco polled the board.  All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Approval of municipal reports (sewer, road, Arro, Prodesign) – A motion was made by Chairman Gilbert to approve the municipal reports for December 2018. Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded the motion.  Debbie DelFranco polled the board. All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Attorney’s Business –  NONE.

Correspondence –     None.

Old Business –            None.

 NEW BUSINESS

  1. Motion to adopt Resolution 2019-08 to appoint a Certified Public Accountant to audit, settle or adjust the Rush Township accounts in place of elected Auditors. Vice Chairman Leibensperger approved; Supervisor Motroni seconded the motion.  Debbie DelFranco polled the board. All members voted in favor of the motion, motion carried.

Public Comment –  None.

Supervisors Comment– The Road Department will be collecting Christmas Trees starting the week of January 14, 2019.  Please have your trees curbside. The office will be closed on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm for training.

Chairman Gilbert adjourned the meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Transcribed/Attested by Kelly Chicarelli Administrative Assistant