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08/03/2010 Work Session Minutes




AUGUST 3, 2010


5:00 P.M.


A work session of the Paradise Township Board of Supervisors was held at the Paradise Township Municipal Building, Route 940, Paradise Valley, Cresco, PA on Tuesday, August 3, 2010.


PRESENT:  Louise Troutman, Michael Flood, Reda Briglia, Charles Unangst, Solicitor Prevoznik.


Troutman called the work session to order at 5:02 p.m.


Proposed/Draft Ordinance Review

Briglia stated that several new and revised ordinances have been drafted for the Board’s review. 

          Chapter 93 Park and Recreation – Briglia stated that Solicitor Prevoznik has recommended some additional changes and that she would make the recommended changes and email to the Board for review.

          Chapter 160 Zoning/Agricultural Uses  – Brady reviewed the changes to agricultural uses; animals.  Specifically regarding the definition of “large grazing animals” and “livestock”.

          Chapter 160 Zoning/Solar Energy Systems – Brady reviewed the proposed ordinance for solar energy.  Principal use and FAA requirements were discussed.

          Timber Harvesting Bonding – Brady reported she would submit proposed amendments at the next Board of Supervisors work session.

          Chapter 142 Vehicles and Traffic/Weight Limits and Bonds – Brady submitted proposed changes to weight limits of the bridges on Hulbert Hill and Koerners Road.

          Chapter 160 Zoning/Green Zoning – Brady reported that the architectural standards would require a review board.



Troutman closed the work session at 5:55 p.m.


Respectfully submitted,

Reda Briglia