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March 23, 2020 Update

Governor Wolf and Health Secretary Issue ‘Stay at Home’ Orders to 7 Counties to Mitigate Spread of COVID-19

March 23, 2020

Order Effective at 8:00 PM in Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Monroe, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties

Governor Wolf’s Order
Secretary of Health’s Order
Stay at Home Guidance

Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today issued “Stay at Home” orders to Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Monroe, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties, as the state seeks relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19.

This order takes effect at 8:00 PM on Monday, March 23, 2020, and will continue until April 6, 2020.…

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March 16, Message from Borough Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                    March 16, 2020                          

Contact: Riegelsville Borough Council members

Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and Governor Wolf’s recent declaration of an emergency, Riegelsville Borough office, Tax Office and Zoning Office will be CLOSED to the public for two weeks, effective immediately, through March 30, 2020.  The Borough employees will continue working.

You may call the offices, Fax, Email or drop payments off in the Mail or the locked box between the Borough office doors anytime.

The scheduled Council Committee meeting on Wednesday March 18, 2020 has been cancelled. The Riegelsville Enhancement Committee meeting on Wednesday March 25, 2020 has been cancelled.…

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February 2020 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:00 p.m. January 8, 2020.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Ann P Moyer, Rodney Scott, Mayor Stokes, ABSENT: Kate Brandes.

I, Ann Moyer respectfully make a motion to ratify the terms of the election held during the Council Reorganization meeting on January 6, 2020. “The Borough Code states that a quorum is necessary for the vote”, on January 6, 2020 a quorum was not present for the vote of officers.  R. Scott seconded. Unanimous.

            Ann Moyer also brought a motion to the floor to ratify all actions taken by Council between the date of January 6th, 2020 and tonight’s meeting February 12, 2020.  

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Draft March 11 Council Agenda

BOROUGH of RIEGELSVILLE

DRAFT AGENDA – March 11, 2020

CALL TO ORDER – PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  February 12, 2020 Council Minutes.          

           

CORRESPONDENCE:

Note received from St. John UCC.

Letter received March 4, 2020 from Riegelsville Library Board of Trustees President, Ken Banko.

Survey received March 10m 2020 from Alicon Environmental Inc. after conducting asbestos and lead-based paint testing at the Riegelsville Library second floor.

Email received from Frank Preedy, Riegelsville Emergency Management Coordinator.

Email letter received March 11, 2020 from Pennsylvania Department of Education in reference to the Keystone Grant.

REPORTS OF OFFICERS:   President- Trail update.…

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January 2020 Council Minutes

President Thomas E. Stinnett called the regular meeting of the Riegelsville Borough Council to order at 7:02 p.m. January 8, 2020.  Following the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken.  PRESENT: Thomas Stinnett, Ed Bartosiewicz, Ann P Moyer, Rodney Scott, Mayor Stokes, ABSENT: Kate Brandes.   Mayor Stokes issued the oath of office for newly elected Council Member, Ann P Moyer. Bartosiewicz motioned to approve the Council minutes from December 11, 2019, Moyer Seconded.   Unanimous. Bartosiewicz motioned to approve the Council Re-org minutes from January 6, 2020, R Scott seconded. Unanimous.

CORRESPONDENCE:  

Letter was read dated December 18, 2019 from Jason Anderson, Borough resident.…

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2019 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

2019 ANNUAL DRINKING WATER QUALITY REPORT

PWSID #:   1090058               NAME:  Riegelsville Water Company

 

Este informe contiene información importante acerca de su agua potable.  Haga que alguien lo traduzca para usted, ó hable con alguien que lo entienda.  (This report contains important information about your drinking water.  Have someone translate it for you, or speak with someone who understands it.)

WATER SYSTEM INFORMATION:

This report shows our water quality and what it means.  If you have any questions about this report or concerning your water utility, please contact Michael Sullivan at (215) 766-2626.  We want you to be informed about your water supply. …

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Approved 2020 Budget

 

BOROUGH OF RIEGELSVILLE
GENERAL FUND
Approved 2/12/ 2020 Budget
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

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