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Conestoga Valley School District

Conestoga Valley School District Board of Directors will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the administration center, 2110 Horseshoe Road. Among the agenda items:

  • Commentary on district activity: board comments.
  • Action/discussion items: (a) approval of tentative agreement with the Conestoga Valley Education Association from 2019-20 to 2023-24; (b) approval of organizational chart.

Lancaster City Council

Lancaster City Council will meet 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, in council chambers, City Hall annex, 120 N. Duke St., Marion Street entrance. Among the agenda items:

  • Proclamations, honors, awards and resolutions of recognition: (a) May Neighbor of the Month, Karen Gifford; (b) Council Resolution No. 25-2019, recognizing May 2019 as Mental Health Awareness Month in the City of Lancaster.
  • Reports: Love Your Block quarterly report.
  • Ordinances for final passage: (a) Administration Bill No. 05-2019, amending the emergency management ordinance to allow city residents to serve as emergency management officials; (b) Administration Bill No. 06-2019, authorizing an intergovernmental cooperative agreement with East Lampeter Township for traffic signal installation and maintenance; (c) Administration Bill No. 07-2019, authorizing eminent domain action to take a right of way easement at 1401 Columbia Ave.; (d) Administration Bill No. 08-2019, amending the health standards ordinance to authorize immediate abatement of unsanitary conditions.

Lancaster County commissioners

Lancaster County Board of Commissioners will meet 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, at 150 N. Queen St., seventh floor, conference Room No. 701. Among the agenda items:

  • Human services grant: Lancaster County will conduct public hearings to discuss the county’s proposed human services block grant categorical funding allocations for 2019-20: (a) 3 p.m. Monday, June 3, in Room 701, 150 N. Queen St.; (b) 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, during the commissioners meeting, Room 701, 150 N. Queen St., at which time the board will consider the adoption of the human services block grant categorical funding allocations for 2019-20. The block grant encompasses mental health and intellectual disabilities base funds, Act 152 drug and alcohol funds, behavioral health services initiatives funds, Human Services Development Fund, and homeless assistance funding. Public participation is invited.
  • Little Chiques bridge: The board will hold a public hearing 7 p.m. June 4 at the Mount Joy Township Office, 8853 Elizabethtown Road, Elizabethtown. The purpose of the hearing is the proposed closure and elimination of the Little Chiques No. 1 Bridge on Cloverleaf Road in Mount Joy and Rapho townships. Public participation is invited.
  • Schedule: An evening commissioners meeting is scheduled 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at East Drumore Township Municipal Building, 925 Robert Fulton Highway, Quarryville. There will be no commissioners meeting held 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, June 12.
  • New business: (a) presentation of Child Welfare Professionals Appreciation Week proclamation; (b) presentation of Lyme Disease Awareness Month proclamation; (c) Resolution No. 33 of 2019, bid award for bulk delivery of gas, diesel fuel and No. 2 heating oil; (d) public safety training center, amendment to financial support agreement; (e) Agricultural Preserve Board, agreement of sale of agricultural conservation easement; (f) Agricultural Preserve Board, enforcement agreement to agricultural conservation easement; (g) facilities management, easement agreement; (h) Behavioral Health/ Development Services, agreements and amended agreements; (i) Office of Aging, contract extensions; (j) Commissioners Office, Lancaster County Transportation Authority agreement.

Lancaster County housing

Lancaster County Housing Authority Board of Directors will meet 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, followed by the Redevelopment Authority of Lancaster County Board of Directors at its offices, 28 Penn Square, second floor, Suite 200, Lancaster. Among the agenda items for the latter:

  • Other business: The next meeting of the Redevelopment Authority board will be held June 25 immediately following the meeting of the Lancaster County Land Bank Authority at the offices of the Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities, 28 Penn Square, second floor, Suite 200, Lancaster.

Lancaster County Land Bank Authority

The Lancaster County Land and Bank Authority will meet 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at their offices at 28 Penn Square, second floor, Suite 200, Lancaster. Among the agenda items:

  • New business: (a) resolution authorizing acquisition of 14 Lancaster Ave. in Columbia; (b) resolution authorizing acquisition of 306 Cherry St. in Columbia; (c) resolution authorizing disposition of of 324 Union St. in Columbia; (d) resolution authorizing sale of 304 Cherry St. in Columbia; (e) resolution authorizing acquisition of 233 S. Fifth St. in Columbia, and acquisition of 237-239 S. Fifth St. in Columbia.
  • Other business: The next meeting of the Land Bank Authority board will be 4 p.m. June 25 at the offices of the Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities, 28 Penn Square, second floor, Suite 200, Lancaster.

Lancaster County Redevelopment

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority will meet 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, immediately following the Lancaster County Housing Authority meeting at the offices at 28 Penn Square, second floor, Lancaster. Among the agenda items:

  • New business: (a) resolution authorizing acquisition of 116 E. Front St. in Marietta Borough in the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board; (b) resolution authorizing acquisition of 8-10 E. Main St. in Strasburg Borough with the Lancaster County Vacant Property Reinvestment Board; (c) resolution approving an administrative agreement with the Lancaster County for 2019; (d) resolution endorsing the annual action plan for 2019 for the Community Development Block Grant, Home Investment Partnerships, and Emergency Solutions Grants programs; (e) resolution authorizing a sub-recipient agreement with Lancaster city for HOME Investment Partnerships Program funds; (f) resolution endorsing a substantial change to the 2018 annual action plan.
  • Other business: The next meeting of the Redevelopment Authority board will be June 25 immediately following the Land Bank Authority meeting at the offices of the Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities, 28 Penn Square, second floor, Suite 200, Lancaster.

Lancaster Township zoning

The Lancaster Township Zoning Hearing Board will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the municipal building, 1240 Maple Ave. The agenda items are as follows:

  • Old business: (a) ZHB2019-0002, 690 Bean Hill Road, variance, continued from April 23 meeting; (b) ZHB2019-0003, 1000 Columbia Ave, appeal from the zoning officer, continued from April 23 meeting; (c) ZHB2019-0004, 2011 Millersville Pike, special exception and variance, continued from April 23 meeting.
  • The next meeting will be 7 p.m. June 25.

Manheim Township commissioners

Manheim Township Board of Commissioners will meet 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the Morgan Program Center at Manheim Township Public Library, 595 Granite Run Drive. Among the agenda items:

  • Consent agenda: (a) Parkside Reserve, preliminary subdivision/land development plan, Petersburg Road, zoned R-1, extension of time;.
  • Resolutions.
  • Ordinances: (a) Ordinance 2019-05, traffic ordinance (i) Juliette Avenue crosswalk relocation, (ii) no parking on Brentwood Drive, (iii) remove handicapped parking at 205 Jackson St.
  • Motions/decisions: (a) Manheim Township Soccer Club, conditional use request, Overlook Park Foundation Field, zoned R-2; (b) memorandum of understanding with the Lancaster County Conservation District.
  • Public hearings/ presentations/ appointments: (a) Oregon Village Center, master site planned development, Oregon Pike, East Oregon Road, Creek Road, Jake Landis Road, zoned B-3 and B-4 business districts and T-5 and T-1 overlay districts, conditional use request, continued from May 13 meeting.