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NOTICES FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 26

NOTICE
Letters Testamentary on the Estate of
Evelyn Y. Myers, date of death August
8, 2014, late of Middletown Borough,
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania having
been granted to the undersigned, all
persons indebted to said Estate are
requested to make immediate payment
and those having claims will present them
for settlement to:
Brenda M. Klocko, Executrix
c/o Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
or to:
Kendra A. Mohr, Esq.
Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
(717) 944-1333
11/19-3T #203
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NOTICE OF ZONING HEARING
Docket 2014-07
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the
Lower Swatara Township Zoning Hearing
Board will hold a Public Hearing at the
request of Allied Properties, Inc. (Docket
2014-07), for a Special Exception in
accordance with Chapter 27, Part 10,
Section 1004(3) of the Township of Lower
Swatara Zoning Ordinance, as amended
(the “Zoning Ordinance”) pertaining to
maintaining of outdoor storage of material
or equipment at the Property. The property
is located at 2751 Spring Garden Drive,
Middletown, PA 17057, within the Industrial
Park (I-P) Zoning District.
Hearing will be held Tuesday, December 2,
2014, and will convene at 7:00 P.M. at
the Lower Swatara Township Municipal
Building, 1499 Spring Garden Drive,
Middletown, Pennsylvania.
All interested parties are invited to attend.
Randall Breon
Chairman
11/19-2T #202
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NOTICE
Letters Testamentary on the Estate of
Patricia S. Childers a/k/a Patricia Ann
Childers, date of death October 22, 2014,
late of Royalton Borough, Dauphin County,
Pennsylvania having been granted to
the undersigned, all persons indebted to
said Estate are requested to make immediate
payment and those having claims will
present them for settlement to:
Bonnie Burrows, Executrix
c/o Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
or to:
Kendra A. Mohr, Esq.
Pannebaker & Mohr, P.C.
4000 Vine Street, Suite 101
Middletown, PA 17057
(717) 944-1333
11/12-3T #197
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ORDINANCE
NO. 601 of 2014
AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGH
OF HIGHSPIRE, DAUPHIN COUNTY,
PENNSYLVANIA, ESTABLISHING
THE GENERAL TAXATION RATE
ON REAL PROPERTY FOR THE
YEAR 2015.
BE IT ORDAINED AND ENACTED, by
the Borough Council of the Borough of
Highspire, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania,
and it is hereby ordained and enacted
by the authority of the same as follows:
Section One
That a tax be and the same is hereby
levied on all real property within the
Borough of Highspire, Dauphin
County, Pennsylvania, subject to
taxation for the year 2015 as follows:
Tax rate for general purposes, the
sum of 17.50 mills on each dollar of
assessed valuation.
Section Two
Any ordinance or part thereof in
conflict herewith is hereby repealed.
ORDAINED AND ENACTED, this 16th
Day of December, 2014.
BOROUGH COUNCIL
BOROUGH OF HIGHSPIRE
Council President
ATTEST:
Borough Secretary
APPROVED this 16th Day of December,
2014, by the Mayor of the Borough of
Highspire, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.
Mayor
The Proposed Ordinance will be considered
for adoption at the regular meeting
of the Highspire Borough Council on
December 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the
Highspire Borough Municipal Building.
All interested residents are encouraged
to attend.
11/26-1T #206
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NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE
TOWNSHIP OF LOWER SWATARA, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, INTENDS
TO CONSIDER AT THEIR REGULAR MEETING TO BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY,
DECEMBER 17, 2014, BEGINNING AT 7:00 P.M., AT THE TOWNSHIP BUILDING
LOCATED AT 1499 SPRING GARDEN DRIVE, MIDDLETOWN, PENNSYLVANIA 17057,
THE FOLLOWING ORDINANCE:
ORDINANCE NO. ______
AN ORDINANCE OF LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY,
PENNSYLVANIA, FIXING APPLICABLE TAX RATES FOR THE YEAR 2015.
IT IS HEREBY ORDAINED AND ENACTED by the Board of Commissioners of Lower
Swatara Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania as follows:
SECTION 1. That a tax be and the same is hereby levied on all property and occupations
within Lower Swatara Township subject to taxation for Township purposes for
the fiscal year 2015 as follows:
The tax rate for General Township purposes, the sum of 3.25 mills on each dollar
of assessed valuation, or the sum of thirty-two and one half (.325) cents on each one
hundred dollars ($100) of assessed valuation.
The tax rate for the purpose of Capital Improvements, the rate of .54 mills on each
dollar of assessed valuation, or the sum of .054 cents on each one hundred dollars
($100) of assessed valuation.
The tax rate for Fire Protection purposes, the rate of .49 mills on each dollar of
assessed valuation, or the sum of .049 cents on each one hundred dollars ($100) of
assessed valuation.
The tax rate for Fire Hydrant purposes, the rate of .096 mills of each dollar of assessed
valuation, or the sum of .0096 cents on each one hundred ($100) dollars of
assessed valuation.
The sum being summarized in tabular form as follows:
Mills on Each Dollar Cents on Each One Hundred
of Assessed Valuation Dollars of Assessed Valuation
Tax Rate for General
Township purposes 3.25 $.325
Tax Rate for Capital
Improvements .54 $.054
Tax Rate for Fire Protection
Purposes .49 $.049
Tax Rate for Fire Hydrant
Purposes .096 $.0096
TOTAL 4.376 $.4376
SECTION 2. The assessment rate for Street Light purposes shall be one dollar and
seventy-five cents ($1.75) per lineal front footage.
SECTION 3. Any ordinance, or part of any ordinance, conflicting with this Ordinance
be and the same is hereby repealed insofar as the same affects this Ordinance.
ENACTED this 17th day of December 2014.
Copies of the Ordinance are available for copying at the Township Building during
regular business hours for a fee not greater than the cost thereof.
Samuel Monticello Peter R. Henninger, Jr., Esquire
Township Manager Township Solicitor
Jones & Henninger, P.C.
339 W. Governor Rd., Ste. 201
Hershey PA 17033
11/26-1T #207
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Public Notice
Highspire Borough Council 2015 Meeting Dates
The Highspire Borough Council has announced that they will meet during the year 2015
on the second and third Tuesday of each month according to the following schedule with
the exception of the Regular meeting in May, which will be held Wednesday, May 20, 2015:
Workshop Meeting Regular Meeting
January 13, 2015 January 20, 2015
February 10, 2015 February 17, 2015
March 10, 2015 March 17, 2015
April 14, 2015 April 21, 2015
May 12, 2015 Wednesday, May 20, 2015
June 9, 2015 June 16, 2015
July 14, 2015 July 21, 2015
August 11, 2015 August 18, 2015
September 8, 2015 September 15, 2015
October 13, 2015 October 20, 2015
November 10, 2015 November 17, 2015
December 8, 2015 December 15, 2015
The Highspire Borough Council will hold meetings of standing and/or appointed
committees of the Borough Council on the Second and Third Tuesday of each month
at 6:00 p.m. prior to their regularly scheduled Council Meetings for the year, 2015.
The Highspire Civil Service Commission will meet on the following dates in 2015 at
6:00 p.m.
Thursday Thursday Thursday
February 26, 2015 June 11, 2015 October 22, 2015
The Highspire Borough Environmental Advisory Board will meet on the following
dates at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The Highspire Planning Commission has announced that they will meet on the first
Tuesday of every month in 2015 according to the following schedule. Exception General
Election is November 3, 2015, as rescheduled below:
January 6, 2015 May 5, 2015 September 1, 2015
February 3, 2015 June 2, 2015 October 6, 2015
March 3, 2015 July 7, 2015 Wednesday, November 4, 2015
April 7, 2015 August 4, 2015 December 1, 2015
The meetings will commence at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted and be held in the
Council Chambers of the Highspire Borough Municipal Building, 640 Eshelman Street,
Highspire, PA 17034, unless otherwise specified. All interested parties are invited to
attend. The Highspire Borough Municipal Building is handicapped accessible. Anyone
needing a reasonable accommodation to participate in a meeting should contact
the Borough office at (717) 939-3303 at least three days in advance of the meeting.
John McHale
Borough Secretary
11/26-1T #205
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PUBLIC NOTICE
BOROUGH OF HIGHSPIRE SUMMARY OF PROPOSED 2015 BUDGETS AND TAX RATES AS OF 11/18/14
GENERAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET
Beginning Balance: $ 150,000
Revenues:
Real Estate Taxes $ 1,382,378
Local Enabling Taxes $ 361,000
Ash/Garbage Fees $ 220,448
Licenses and Permits $ 51,500
Fines and Forfeits $ 44,000
State Shared Revenue $ 104,820
Other Revenues and Reimbursements $ 50,748
Total Revenues: $ 2,214,894
Total Available for Appropriation: $ 2,364,894
Expenditures:
Administration $ 201,367
Tax Collection $ 13,451
Municipal Building $ 29,950
Police Protection $ 940,287
Emergency Services $ 101,456
Fire Protection $ 86,261
Ambulance $ 11,515
Emergency Management $ 3,080
Fire Police $ 600
Code Enforcement $ 30,030
Highways $ 278,560
Sanitation $ 211,705
Recreation $ 26,300
Other Services $ 51,185
Miscellaneous Expenditures $ 235,097
Capital Reserve $ 20,000
Fire Relief Distribution $ 12,762
Pension Distribution $ 202,335
Debt Service $ 95,506
Total Expenditures: $ 2,214,894
Balance as of December 31, 2015 $ 150,000
SEWER DEPARTMENT BUDGET
Sewer Administration Fund
Beginning Fund Balance $ 200,000
Revenues:
Sewer Rentals $ 1,166,643
Other Revenues $ 200
Total Available for Appropriation: $ 1,366,843
Expenditures:
Administration $ 151,139
Collection System Maintenance $ 25,000
Treatment Plant Operations and Maintenance $ 428,628
Capital Reserve $ 100,000
Authority Lease Payments $ 389,900
Administration $ 20,000
Debt Service $ 369,900
Total Expenditures: $ 1,094,667
Balance as of December 31, 2015: $ 272,176
Sewer Operations and Maintenance Fund
Beginning Fund Balance: $ 0
Revenues:
Highspire Sewer Rentals $ 428,628
Lower Swatara Sewer Rentals $ 762,006
Other Revenues $ 20
Total Available for Appropriation: $ 1,190,654
Expenditures:
Personnel and Benefits $ 588,184
Operations and Maintenance $ 602,470
Total Expenditures: $ 1,190,654
Balance as of December 31, 2015 $ 0
HIGHWAY AID FUND BUDGET
Beginning Fund Balance: $ 45,000
Revenues $ 58,808
Total Available for Appropriation $ 103,813
Expenditures $ 63,000
Balance as of December 31, 2015: $ 40,813
TAX RATE
2015 Real Estate Tax Rate 17.50 mills
The Borough intends to adopt Ordinance No. 601 of 2014 reflecting this Rate.
ASH AND GARBAGE FEES
2015 Ash and Garbage Fee $208 per annum per dwelling unit
SEWER RENTALS
2015 Sewer Rentals Residential - $65.00 per month, per unit
Non-Residential - $90.85 per month, per unit
Plus $5.31 per thousand gallons over one
equivalent domestic unit (EDU)
The Proposed Budgets and Tax Rate Ordinance are available for public inspection at
the Highspire Borough Municipal Building, 640 Eshelman Street, Highspire, PA 17034.
From 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.. Monday through Friday. The final budgets and tax rate will
be adopted at the regular meeting of the Highspire Borough Council on December 16,
2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the Highspire Borough Municipal Building. All interested residents
are encouraged to attend.
A. Kay Sutch
Borough Council President
John McHale
Borough Manager/Secretary
11/26-1T #204
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NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Lower
Swatara, Dauphin County, intends to consider at their regular meeting to be held on
Wednesday, December 17, 2014, beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Township building
located at 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, PA 17057, the following ordinance:
ORDINANCE NO.
AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF LOWER
SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, APPROPRIATING
SPECIFIC SUMS ESTIMATED TO BE REQUIRED
FOR THE SPECIFIC PURPOSES OF THE MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT,
HEREINAFTER SET FORTH, DURING FISCAL YEAR 2015.
BE IT ORDAINED AND ENACTED, and it is hereby ordained and enacted by the Board
of Commissioners of Lower Swatara Township, County of Dauphin, Pennsylvania:
SECTION 1. That for the expenses for the fiscal year 2015 the following amounts are
hereby appropriated from the revenue available for the current year for the specific
purposes set forth below, which amounts are more fully itemized in the Budget Form:
GENERAL FUND
SUMMARY OF ESTIMATED RECEIPTS
300 Taxes (from Schedule C) $ 3,950,800
320 Licenses & Permits 318,800
330 Fines & Forfeits 59,000
340 Interest & Rents 4,025
350 Intergovernmental Revenue 75,555
360 Charges for Service 242,620
380 Miscellaneous Revenues 78,000
390 Other Financing Sources 226,700
TOTAL OPERATING RECEIPTS $ 4,955,500
BEGINNING CASH BALANCE $ 450,000
TOTAL ESTIMATED RECEIPTS & CASH
BALANCE AVAILABLE FOR APPROPRIATION $ 5,405,500
SUMMARY OF APPROPRIATIONS
OPERATION & CAPITAL
MAINTENANCE OUTLAY TOTAL
400 General Government $ 547,761 $ -0- $ 547,761
410 Public Safety 2,907,335 39,570 2,946,905
(Protection to persons & property)
420 Health & Welfare 18,250 -0- 18,250
426 Sanitation 5,783 -0- 5,783
430 Public Works 1,156,544 193,355 1,349,899
446 NPDES MS4 70,000 -0- 70,000
450 Culture – Recreation 105,300 12,000 117,300
470 Debt Service -0- -0- -0-
480 Miscellaneous 57,030 -0- 57,030
490 Other Operation Uses 292,572 -0- 292,572
TOTAL
(ALL FUNCTIONS) $ 5,160,575 $ 244,925 $ 5,405,500
TOTAL APPROPRIATIONS
FROM GENERAL FUND $5,405,500
The Ordinance further provides a listing of Estimated Receipts and Appropriations
for specialized areas as follows:
STREET LIGHT FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 170,980
Total Expenditures 54,650
Cash, Ending 116,330
HYDRANT FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 291,645
Total Expenditures 56,600
Cash, Ending 235,045
CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 1,518,460
Total Expenditures 527,073
Cash, Ending 991,387
CAPITAL RESERVE FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 866,688
Total Expenditures -0-
Cash, Ending 866,688
HIGHWAY AID FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 272,255
Total Expenditures 226,700
Cash Ending 45,555
RECREATION DEVELOPMENT FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 497,667
Total Expenditures 381,281
Cash, Ending 116,386
POLICE PENSION FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 251,176
Total Expenditures 250,149
Cash, Ending 1,027
NON-UNIFORM PENSION PLAN
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 251,339
Total Expenditures 246,416
Cash, Ending 4,923
POST RETIREMENT HEALTH CARE FUND
Total Estimated Receipts & Cash 267,998
Total Expenditures 75,000
Cash, Ending 192,998
SECTION 2. An estimate of the specific items comprising the amounts appropriated
to the respective departments is on file in the Municipal Building of the Township of
Lower Swatara, 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, Pennsylvania.
SECTION 3. That any ordinance, or part of any ordinance, conflicting with this Ordinance
is and the same is hereby repealed insofar as the same affects this Ordinance.
ENACTED this 17th day of December 2014.
LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
By: __________
Thomas L. Mehaffie III, President
ATTEST:
__________
Laddie J. Springer, Secretary
Copies of the proposed ordinance and budget are available for copying at the Township
building during regular business hours for a fee not greater than the cost thereof.
Tammy Blymire
Financial Administrator
Lower Swatara Township
11/26-1T #208
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