12-18-17 Ordinance

Notice of Proposed Ordinance

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of East Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, will conduct a public hearing and consider adoption of the ordinance summarized below, at a regular meeting to be held on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:30 P.M. at the East Lampeter Township Municipal Building, 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The following is the title and summary of the ordinance:

AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP TO ENTER INTO THE CENTRAL LANCASTER COUNTY COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS AGREEMENT, PURSUANT TO THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION LAW, 53 PA. C.S.A., CHAPTER 23, SUBCHAPTER A

Section 1 sets forth the background of the agreement, which is that the township has determined to enter into the Central Lancaster County Council of Governments with East Hempfield Township, East Petersburg Borough, Manheim Township and West Hempfield Township in order to participate in the Central Lancaster County Council of Governments (COG). The ordinance further references the agreement among the council members, the term of the agreement, the purpose of the agreement, the responsibility for costs and the general powers of the COG. Section 2 provides that the proposed agreement is approved by the Board of Supervisors on behalf of the township. Section 3 states that the agreement is conditioned on approval by the other COG members. Section 4 addresses the effective date of the ordinance.
At the conclusion of the hearing, the Board shall consider adoption of the ordinance described above. The full text of the proposed ordinance may be examined at the township office during regular business hours. Copies may be obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof. However, because no person may be in the office at the time of desired examination, it is recommended that any person desiring to examine the documents call the township office (telephone No. 717-393-1567) for an appointment. Persons with disabilities who require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to observe or participate should contact the Township Office at least five days before the above date to discuss how your needs may be best accommodated.

The public is cordially invited to attend the hearing.

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE

TOWNSHIP OF EAST LAMPETER

BY: Stephen M. Kraybill, Solicitor