Meeting Minutes

The regular monthly meeting of the Dorrance Twp. Board of Supervisors was held on Monday, June 10, 2024. Present were Mr. Zane, Mr. Wengrzynek, Mr. Gallagher and Atty. Logsdon.

Mr. Zane opened the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and announced the meeting was being recorded.

Mr. Zane asked if there were any public comments on agenda items only to be voted upon by the Supervisors at this meeting. There were none.

Mr. Zane made a motion, seconded by Mr. Wengrzynek to accept the minutes of last month’s regular meeting. All voted aye. Mr. Gallagher made a motion to accept the cash report, seconded by Mr. Wengrzynek. All voted aye. Mr. Zane made a motion to pay all bills as presented, seconded by Mr. Gallagher. All voted aye.

The zoning report was read. The Planning Commission report was read. The Roadmaster report is on file.

Atty. Logsdon said the Reverse Subdivision process is still under review in the County. No decisions have been made and I believe the new County Director along with the County Manager and others are reviewing the process. I have completed the review of outdated and irrelevant ordinances. I was in court all day and do not have the report. I will bring it to the July meeting. There has also been no OSHA requirement decision made. The state is working on changes to the Workers Compensation Act that will produce unfunded mandates to municipalities and boroughs which we are not endorsing. I will give updates as I get them.

The Fire Co. report was read. The Ambulance report was read. There was no EMA report however there is a training class in Dorrance on June 11 and one in Hollenback on June 19.

The following announcements were read: The next monthly meeting will be held Monday, July 8, 2024.



NEW BUSINESS: Mr. Wengrzynek made a motion, seconded by Mr. Gallagher to appoint Kindra Kowalski, Emergency Management Coordinator of Hollenback Township as Dorrance Township EMC. She will be paid $60 per month to be paid quarterly. All voted aye.

Mr. Zane made a motion, seconded by Mr. Gallagher to approve the replacement of a baseball backstop for our recreation area at a cost of $8700. Work will be completed by George Belanchik Fencing. All voted aye.

PUBLIC COMMENT: By citizens and taxpayers of Dorrance, on matters not appearing on this agenda, the Supervisors will be available after the meeting to address questions and concerns by citizens and taxpayers. There were none.

Mr. Zane made a motion, seconded by Mr. Gallagher to adjourn at 7:30 pm. All voted aye.