Dormont Council's regular meeting is Monday, May 6.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Friday, May 3, 2013
Dormont Council's regular meeting is Monday, May 6.
Dormont Borough Council will hold its regular monthly meeting Monday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at Dormont Municipal Center. Council plans to approve several new hires in the borough, including Jeff Stakich as Fire Apparatus Operator/Desk Officer, and Adam Schmidt and Robert Barnes III as police officers. Council also plans to fill a vacancy on the planning commission, approve a donation to Boy Scout Troop 23, and to approve several items relating to borough policy and maintenance issues. Updates about the West Liberty Avenue Redevelopment Plan, the CMU parking study, and the traffic calming study on Voelkel and Belrose avenues will be provided. Parts I and II of the agenda package are attached to this article as PDF documents. The agenda also is …
Monday, April 1, 2013
Dormont Council will meet today, Monday, April 1.
Dormont Council meets today, Monday, April 1, at 7 p.m. at Dormont Municipal Center. Agenda items include amending the fee schedule, amending the agreement with Cochran Real Estate, and approving a memorandum of understanding with Keystone Oaks School District to provide for procedures in case of an emergency at the schools. The borough manager also will provide updates on the West Liberty Avenue Redevelop project, the Voelkel and Belrose avenues traffic calming project, and the CMU parking study. The meeting agenda, as well as all related documents, are attached to this article in PFD format. The documents also are available on the Dormont Borough website. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for …
Monday, March 4, 2013
Here is the agenda for the March 4 Dormont Council meeting.
Dormont Council will meet today, Monday, March 4 at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at Dormont Municipal Center for its regular monthly meeting. An executive session will be held prior to the meeting. The agenda for the meeting is attached here as a PDF document. The agenda and all materials related to the agenda also are available on the Dormont Borough website. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for our email Newsletter.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
A roundup of notes from the Feb. 4 council meeting.
Below is a list of agenda items that were approved at the Feb. 4 Dormont Council meeting: **Correction: The cost savings on the Kronos system will be $15,000 per year, not $50,000 as originally reported. Continue to follow Dormont-Brookline Patch for updates about grant projects and more discussed at Monday's meeting. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for our email Newsletter.
Monday, February 4, 2013
Dormont Council plans to vote today to hire Sgt. Michael Bisignani as the borough's new police chief.
The Dormont Council meeting agenda for today, Feb. 4, includes a vote to hire a new borough police chief. Council plans to vote on hiring current Dormont police Sgt. Michael Bisignani for the position of Chief at a salary of $90,492.42. Chief Phil Ross announced last fall that he planned to retire early in 2013. The full two-part agenda is attached to this article in PDF format. It also is available on the Dormont Borough website. Dormont Council meets today, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. in the council chamber at Dormont Municipal Center. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for our email Newsletter.
Friday, January 11, 2013
A final roundup of items discussed at the Jan. 7 Dormont Council meeting.
Dormont Council on Monday voted unanimously to enter into an agreement with Interface Studio, LLC, to update the borough's comprehensive plan. Borough manager Jeff Naftal said the Philadelphia based company, which has partnerships with companies in Pittsburgh and Chicago, was chosen because the comprehensive plan it creates also will serve as a branding and marketing project for Dormont Borough. "The borough will come out with a brand, which is something we can use," Naftal said. "They tie it in to traffic and parking needs, too. Everything we’ve seen about what they do and how they do it tells us our public will be fully engaged in this process, and that’s important to us." Boroughs are supposed to complete comprehensive plans once every …
Monday, May 7, 2012
Dormont Council will hold a voting meeting today, Monday.
The regular voting meeting of Dormont Council will be today, Monday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in the council chambers in Dormont Municipal Center on Hillsdale Avenue. The meeting agenda, attached here as a PDF file, begins with a public hearing for a conditional use request by AT&T Mobility. Also on the agenda are several items pertaining to the fee schedule, purchase of equipment and payment to various organizations. Council also plans to vote on items related to summer recreation activities and hiring summer staff. The Memorial Day Parade will be Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m. and the borough offices will be closed that day in observance of the holiday. The council meeting originally scheduled for that evening will instead be held Tuesday, May 29 at 7…
Monday, April 30, 2012
Dormont Council meets today, April 30.
Dormont Council will meet today, Monday, April 30, at 7 p.m. in the Dormont Municipal Center on Hillsdale Avenue. The meeting agenda, attached to this article as a PDF file, includes discussion of the fee schedule, tax anticipation note, and a possible contract with Jordan Tax Service for collection of local services tax. A number of items regarding change orders are listed under Property, Supplies and Planning. Council President Bill McCartney also plans to provide updates on the borough manager search, a traffic calming report and the possibility of revising an ordinance to allow dogs in borough parks. An executive session is scheduled to be held prior to the meeting. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news…
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Council plans to hire a solicitor and an interim borough manager.
A special meeting, originally intended for discussion of sewer issues, will be a voting meeting today, Tuesday, March 13. Dormont Council plans to vote this evening to consider the appointments of a borough solicitor and interim borough manager. The votes will be followed by an engineering update regarding the sewer system. Council President Bill McCartney told Dormont-Brookline Patch on March 7 that council had unofficially chosen the law firm of Dodaro, Matta & Cambest to represent the borough. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the seminar room on the lower level of Dormont Municipal Center on Hillsdale Avenue. A legal notice regarding the meeting appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Friday, March 9. Follow Dormont-Brookline …