September Meeting Minutes:

The Franklin Township Regular Monthly Meeting was held in the Township Municipal Building on September 7th.   The meeting was called to order at 7:00 PM.    Present at the meeting were Supervisors Tom Docherty, Mark Creamer, Dan Depue and the Secretary/Treasurer.  Also present were the people on the attached sign-in list.

The meeting was started with the pledge to the flag.

The Minutes from the August meeting were read.  Dan made a correction to the minutes to read stone and cinders.  Dan made a motion to accept the minutes with correction.  Mark seconded the motion.  The motion was passed with 3 yes votes. 

The Treasurer’s Report was read.   Mark made the motion to accept the Treasurer’s Report.  Tom seconded the motion.  The motion was passed with 3 yes votes. 

Correspondence – The Susquehanna County Department of Planning and Development sent a notification to the Township that Dave and Sharon Jordan submitted an application for an addition subdivision.

Cabot Oil and Gas Corporation requested a permit for a well pad and tank farm on the Watrous Site on Johnson Road.  The Supervisors are working with Cabot on a road maintenance agreement.

Williams Productions Appalachia L.L.C. applied for a permit for a site on the Depue Farm.  The permit is for a roadway and pad.

Williams Productions Appalachia L.L.C. has applied for water rights for the Hollenbeck well. They have also applied for a permit for a pad on Forks Hill Road.

PSATS sent a letter about National Preparedness Month.

Alta Resources, LLC lease has been assigned to Williams Production Keystone, L.L.C.

 The Susquehanna County Assessment Office has changed the assessment on Knopnick’s property.

COG sent notification for the application for a garage on the John Barbee property.

A Road Safety Survey was received from PENNDOT.

Dan asked to rescind the motion from last month to discontinue drug testing through PSATS.  PSATS told Dan we have to be in a consortium.

New Business:

Cargill Salt contacted Dan about a contract to purchase salt that had been made in the past.  According to the contract we had to take 60% of the 120 ton of rock salt that was in the original contract.   We do not have a contract for next year. 

The construction on Hawk Road was started.  The pipe has been put in place. 

There are 3 possibilities for a new supervisor.  Interviews will be conducted in the future.

Dan thanked Tom for his service.

Half of the Township roof has been painted.  More paint needs to be purchased to complete the project.

Dan made a motion to pay the bills.  Tom seconded the motion.  The motion passed with 3 yes votes 

Dan made a motion to adjourn the meeting.  Mark seconded the motion.  The motion passed with 3 yes votes.  The meeting was adjourned at 7:40 P.M.

Respectfully Submitted,

 

Jeanne Sullivan

Secretary/Treasurer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Treasurer’s Report for October 5, 2010 Meeting

General Checking 141,567.97
State Checking   25,939.84
State PLIGIT   32,782.68
Capital Reserve (PLIGIT)   10,815.20
Fire Money (Tax Collected for 2010)   19,245.59
Dirt and Gravel        437.40

 

The following bills were paid during the month of September:

General Fund

6431 – Carolyn Pratt                                         80.00

6432 –  Jeff Sammon                                         17.60

6433 – ACN Communications                        19.99

6434 – EII Transport                                        386.12

6435 – Eastern Industries                             313.07

6436 – Mark Creamer                                       89.28

6437 – Dan Depue                                             89.28

6438 – Tom Docherty                                       89.28

6439 – Jeanne Sullivan                                881.20

6440 – Roy Johnson                                        393.84

6441 – David Mitchell                                     358.71

6442 – Waste Management                          67.57

6443 – Airline Petroleum                              347.43

0       –  PA Dept of Revenue                          207.71

0       –  IRS                                                         1467.18

6444 – EII Transport                                        375.74

6445 – Eastern Industries                             565.30

6446 – Andre and Son                                    465.59

6447 – Montrose Auto Parts                        16.21

6448 – New Milford Hardware                   35.99

6449 – COG                                                           12.50

6450 – Unifirst                                                     31.42

6451 – Roy Johnson                                        439.03

6452 – David Mitchell                                     374.12

6453 – G’s Excavating                                 2000.00

6454 – Airline Petroleum                              711.17

6455 – Frontier                                                   77.79

6456 – Leif Winter                                            124.50

6457 – Catherine Chiarella                             80.00

6458 – Rich Neiderberger                             102.65

6459 – Roy Johnson                                        408.90

6460 – David Mitchell                                     378.90

6461 – Roy Johnson                                        536.46

6462 – David Mitchell                                     404.90

6463 – Penelec                                                   46.65

6464 – Healthassurance PA                      1346.48

6465 – LGCP                                                       395.00

6466 – PSATS                                                     160.00

6467 – Roy Johnson                                        423.96

6468 – David Mitchell                                     389.50

6469 – Airline Petroleum                              682.22

6470 – Jack Williams                                        422.00

6471 – ACN Communications                       14.88

6472 – Certified Laboratories                      260.92

6473 – Waste Management                          68.20

6474 – New Milford Hardware                   145.38

6475 – Bradco Supply                                  6143.04   

               

State Fund:

2006 – Cargill Incorporated               2297.06

2007 – FranklinTownship                    7127.77

2008 – Cargill Incorporated               1153.55

2009 –  Peoples National Bank          2009.92

 

Deposits were made in the General Fund:

9/1/10 – Franklin Twp                       7127.77

   Jeff Sammon                      352.00

                Time Warner                           247.84

             Total                                           7727.61

9/14/10 – Howland Gilley                     25.00

                     Rich Neiderberger           2138.50

                     Rich Neiderberger             160.82

              Total                                           2324.32            

9/15/10 –  Mary Evans                            665.74

9/17/10 –  Silver Lake Police                 168.93

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

Jeanne Sullivan

Secretary/Treasurer

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