November 2019 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:00 p.m. November 13, 2019.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Kate Brandes, Ann P Moyer, Rodney Scott, Mayor Stokes, Todd Myers-Borough Engineer and William Dudeck- Borough Solicitor.  Stenographer took minutes that will be added to the permanent Council minute book. Moyer motioned to approve the Council minutes from October 9, 2019. R. Scott Seconded.   Unanimous.

CORRESPONDENCE:  

Hand delivered Letter dated October 16, 2019, Cowan Associates, Inc., Borough engineer Michael R Smith “Spring Hill Road Water Main Connection”.…

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2020 Approved Tax Levy

NOTICE

The year 2020 proposed budget for Riegelsville Borough is available on the website:  www.riegelsville.org   plus public inspection 8:00 am – 2:00 pm weekdays in Borough Hall, 615 Easton Rd., Riegelsville, PA.  The following ordinance #242 will be presented for review and passage during the Borough Council meeting to be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Borough Hall, Riegelsville, Pennsylvania:

 

ORDINANCE NO. 242

 

AN ORDINANCE OF RIEGELSVILLE BOROUGH, BUCKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA ENACTING AND LEVYING CERTAIN TAX RATE ON ALL REAL PROPERTY WITHIN THE BOROUGH

 

Under and pursuant to 8 Pa. C.S.A. § 1302, the Council of the Borough of Riegelsville hereby ENACTS and ORDAINS a tax and the same is hereby levied on all real property within the said Borough subject to taxation for the fiscal year 2020 as follows:

 

Tax rate for general purposes, the sum of………….…

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2020 Approved Budget

BOROUGH OF RIEGELSVILLE
GENERAL FUND
2020  Budget   Passed 12/11/19
REVENUE
301.100 Real Estate Taxes – Current Year    117,500.00
301.200 Real Estate Taxes – Prior Years        1,200.00
310.000 Per Capita Tax        6,000.00
310.100 Real Estate Transfer Taxes        2,500.00
310.200 Earned Income Tax    100,000.00
310.300 Local Services Tax        6,500.00
320.000 Cable Television Franchise      12,500.00
331.110 Stat Vehicle code Violations           500.00
331.120 Local Code Violations           750.00
341.000 Interest Earnings        1,500.00
342.200 Rent of Building      10,800.00
342.400 Equipment/Clerical Refund-Water Co.      20,000.00
355.010 Public Utility Realty Tax           285.00
355.080 Alcoholic Beverage Licenses           600.00
357.010 Keystone Grant/G.F. Reserve Monies    161,500.00
361.300 Zoning/Subdivision/Land Development Plan Fees        2,000.00
361.340 Zoning Hearing Board Fees           600.00
361.530 Sale of Subdivision and Land Development Book            25.00
361.540 Sale of Zoning Ordinance Book            25.00
362.410 Building Permits        4,500.00
362.420 Electrical Permits           150.00
362.430 Plumbing Permits            60.00
362.440 Mechanical Permits            80.00
363.510 PennDOT Snow Agreement           125.00
380.000 Miscellaneous Revenues            50.00
380.012 Expense Reimbursement – Tax Collector           100.00
380.600 Enhancement Committee Fund Raisers        1,000.00
395.000 Insurance Reimbursements
    10,740.00
395.100 Telephone Reimbursement – Water Co.

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October 2019 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:03 p.m. September 11, 2019.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Kate Brandes, Ann P Moyer, Rodney Scott and Mayor Stokes. Scott motioned to approve the Council minutes from September 11, 2019. A. Moyer Seconded.   Unanimous.

CORRESPONDENCE:  

            Invitation from Robin M Robinson-BC Recorder of Deeds invited Borough Council celebrate founders day!  William Penn turns 375. Tuesday October 15, 9-4pm at the Recorder of Deeds Office.

Letter dated September 16, 2019 Springfield Township, Request for Fire Police during the Springtown Halloween Parade October 27, 2019.…

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September 2019 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:05p.m. September 11, 2019.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Kate Brandes, Ann P Moyer, Rodney Scott and Mayor Stokes. Moyer motioned to approve the Council minutes from August 14, 2019. K. Brandes Seconded.   Unanimous.

CORRESPONDENCE:  

            Letter from Robin M Robinson-BC Recorder of Deeds thanked the Borough Council for the Donation to “Adopt a Book” program.

Letter dated August 27, 2019 from Rebecca Finberg- Riegelsville Public Library, Youth Services Coordinator asking for a volunteer to judge at the Halloween Parade on October 26, 2019 at 11am. …

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Fall Hydrant Flushing

Riegelsville Borough

 Hydrant flushing

SCHEDULE:

Monday, October 14th

Tuesday, October 15th

Wednesday, October 16th

Thursday, October 17th

Friday, October 18th

From 9 pm – 12 am

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During this time your water may become rust colored or contain a lot of air, please allow your COLD water to run for a period of time, this may take 10 – 20 minutes, to clear out the lines within your house.

 

Please feel free to contact the Borough Office with any questions.

(610) 749-2726

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August 2019 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:03p.m. August 15, 2019.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Rodney Scott and Mayor Stokes. ABSENT: Kate Brandes and Ann P Moyer.  Scott motioned to approve the Council minutes from July 10, 2019. E. Bartosiewicz Seconded.   Unanimous.

CORRESPONDENCE:  

            Letter dated August 5, 2019 from Borough Resident William J Ripka, in reference to relocate the street sign that is in the back of his property.

REPORTS:

President – T. Stinnett reported to Council that he is unable to attend the Committee meetings Wednesday August 21, 2019.…

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