November 10, 2011

The Jackson Township Supervisors held their regular meeting at 8:00 a.m. at the Jackson Township Municipal Building. Members present were Supervisors Bruce Baker, John Wallet and Mark Westrick along with Secretary-Treasurer / Manager Dave Hirko and Solicitor Bill Barbin. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Bruce Baker with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag.

Board Roll Call was taken with all three Supervisors present.

Public Comments Concerning Agenda Items:

Manager Hirko said, we received a letter from the Miners Community Food Pantry requesting a donation. The letter states, I am writing to you once again to ask for your help and support for our food pantry. We feed about 300 families or about 1,600 people each month, and about half of our needy reside in Jackson Township. Please help feed the needy of this area for the upcoming holiday season. Thank you for your support of our Pantry.

Old Business:

New Business:
Motion Wallet, second Westrick to accept the resignation of Frank Alexander as an employee of Jackson Township effective October 11, 2011. Vote-3 yes.

Motion Westrick, second Wallet to approve annual contribution to the Miners Community Food Pantry for $1000.00. Vote-3 yes.

Other New Business:

Public Comments:

Chairman Baker
announced, The Board of Supervisors next scheduled meeting will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 7:00 pm at the Jackson Township Municipal Building. A Veterans Day Program will be held on Friday, November 11th at 11:00 am at Veterans Park to honor all veterans past and present. The program will feature special guest speaker, Lt. Col. James E. OíDonnell, special music and the Menoher VFW Post 155 Honor Rifle Team. Come out and show your support to honor our veterans. Jackson Township will hold itís 6th Annual Light-Up Night at Veterans Park on Sunday, November 27, 2011 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. There will be over 15,000 lights, trees decorated by businesses, organizations, churches and families, model train display, refreshments, caroling and a special visit from Santa.

Motion Wallet, second Westrick to adjourn the meeting at 8:04 am. Vote-3 yes.

Respectfully submitted,
David M. Hirko, Secretary