PCSA Board Opening

There is currently an opening for a Union Township representative on the Peters Creek Sanitary Authority Board.   Letters of Interest can be emailed to the secretary at secretary@uniontwp.com

Free Firewood – Finleyville Airport

Union Township Residents

The airport is clearing trees (as a favor and no cost to the community) and are offering free firewood to any resident. The residents must cut and haul the firewood themselves. The trees are down and branches are trimmed off.
You must contact the Airport Manager, Tom Riemer (412-901-7682) for instructions and location of firewood.

Notice to Bidders

SECTION 1 NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by Union Township, 3904 Finleyville-Elrama Road, Finleyville, PA 15332 until Monday, March 13, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. prevailing time for the “2017 Garvin Road: Dirt, Gravel, And Low Volume Road Maintenance Project.” The bid envelope must be labeled as “2017 Garvin Road: Dirt, Gravel, And Low Volume Road Maintenance Project.” The bids will be publicly open and read aloud Monday, March 13, 2017, that same day, at 7:00pm during the public meeting of the Union Township Board of Supervisors. Bid documents are available at the Project Engineer’s Office, Harshman CE Group LLC, 100 Courson Hill Road, Washington, PA 15301, upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $25.00 for each set of documents. Bid documents will not be mailed.
A bid security in the form of a certified check or bid bond drawn to the order of Union Township executed by the bidder and the surety company, satisfactory to the Township, in an amount equal to ten (10%) percent of the total bid amount must be submitted with the bid proposal. All proposals shall be submitted in accordance with the instructions to bidders contained in the bid documents. Union Township hereby reserves the right, which is understood and agreed to by all bidders, to reject any or all bids submitted; and also reserves the right to waive any informalities in the bids received. Bids may be held by Union Township of a period not to exceed thirty (30) days from the date of bid opening for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of Bidders, prior to awarding the contract.
Union Township, Deborah A. Sargent, Chairwoman

ZHB Hearing

-PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE-

 The Union Township Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 23, 2017 in the Municipal Building, 3904 Finley-Elrama Road, Finleyville, PA  15332.

This is to consider an application by Ralph Opferman Jr of 3 Airport Road Finleyville, PA located in the C-1 (Local Commercial Zoning District).  Mr. Opferman is seeking relief from the following ordinance sections

  • Article VII Section 280-41A(1)(e) Contracting Business
  • Article XVII Section 280-112A(1)Outdoor Storage

A copy of this application is available and may be examined at the Union Township Municipal Building 3904 Finleyville- Elrama Road, Finleyville PA 15332 during regular business hours.

Sincerely, Harold Ivery Jr, Zoning Officer

Ordinances for Potential Adoption on 2-27-17

NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of Union Township, Washington County, will consider for adoption at a regular meeting of the Board on Monday, February 27, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Union Township Municipal Building, 3904 Finley-Elrama Road, Finleyville PA 15332 the following ordinances:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF UNION, WASHINGTON COUNTY,  PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING CHAPTER 135 “GRADING” OF THE TOWNSHIP CODE, SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 135-7, “BONDS”; CHAPTER 135, SECTION 16 “GENERAL REQUIREMENTS” AND CHAPTER 135-17 “VIOLATION” IN THE UNION TOWNSHIP CODE.

AN ORDINANCE OF UNION TOWNSHIP, WASHINGTON COUNTY,  COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA FOR THE PRESENTATION AND CONTROL OF DUST, DEFINING CERTAIN TERMS USED HEREIN; PROVIDING FOR REGULATIONS, ABATEMENT, EXCEPTIONS, ENFORCEMENT ORDERS, RESPONSIBILITY OF OWNERS AND OPERATORS, PENALTIES, UNLAWFUL CONDUCT, PUBLIC NUISANCES WITHIN THE TOWNSHIP.

A ORDINANCE OF UNION TOWNSHIP, WASHINGTON COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING THE TOWNSHIP CODE, SPECIFICALLY CHAPTER 265, SECTION 265-8, WHICH PERTAINS TO THE PLACEMENT OF STOP SIGNS WITHIN THE TOWNSHIP, BY PROVIDING FOR A STOP SIGN ON COAL BLUFF ROAD ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE INTERSECTION WITH GILMORE  ROAD, FACING SOUTHBOUND TRAVEL.

Any interested citizen may examine the ordinances at the Union Township office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., at the office of the Observer-Reporter or at the Washington County Law Library until adoption.