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2019 Proposed Budget Approved for Public Inspection

The 2019 Proposed Budget for East Rockhill Township showing receipts and expenditures in the amount of $3,896,221 all funds has been approved for public inspection. The Board of Supervisors will receive public comment on the Budget and consider the Budget for adoption at their 7:00pm Regular Meeting on December 20, 2018.

Any questions regarding the budget can be directed to the Township Manager, Marianne Morano at 215-257-9156 or email.

All Township operations will continue with the following notable items proposed in the 2019 Budget:

General Fund:

  • A 2 mil general fund tax increase is proposed due to expenses related to Rockhill Quarry in 2018 and 2019
  • Update of the 2005 Comprehensive Plan
  • 24/7 police coverage from Pennridge Regional Police Department
  • Expenses related to Zoning Hearings and Litigation for the Rockhill Quarry located at 2055 North Rockhill Road
  • Completion of bid document preparation for the Municipal Office renovation and addition and design plans for Public Works facility¬†
  • MS4 stormwater reporting compliance to DEP

Sewer Fund:

  • No rate increase is proposed
  • East Rockhill Three Mile Run Road pump station bid documents prepared for pump station replacement
  • East Rockhill Treatment Plant air header replaced
  • Pennridge Wastewater Treatment Plant UV system replacement

Capital Improvement Fund:

  • Willard H. Markey Park pavilion roof replaced
  • Rental property dwelling at 1802 Ridge Road maintenance with siding and windows replaced
  • Pedestrian bridge adjacent to Mood's Bridge Park replaced
  • Capital improvement to the Municipal Complex¬†

Police Headquarter Debt Fund:

  • To be renamed Building Debt with the no increase to the current 1.26 millage rate in preparation of the Municipal Office renovation and meeting room addition

State Aid / Liquid Fuel Fund:

  • Road work proposed is Nova Chip application on Hillendale Road and Creekview Drive and complete in-house paving of West Rock Road

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East Rockhill Township Building
1622 N. Ridge Road
Perkasie, PA 18944

Phone: (215) 257-9156
staff@eastrockhilltownship.org

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