Shade Tree Commission
The three member commission plant, remove, maintain, and protect shade trees on public streets and lands in the Township. They also issue tree removal permits as outlined in the Township ordinances. The members are appointed to staggering five-year terms.
Meetings are held the first Monday of every other month starting in February in the Activity Room of the Township building.
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The Vacancy Board, consisting of one member, assists the Board of Commissioners, as requested, in selecting a member of the community to replace a Commissioner who has resigned his position between elections. The Vacancy Board only assists when the Commissioners are unable to reach a decision.
The Board meets with the Commissioners on an as needed basis.
Zoning Hearing Board
The Zoning Hearing Board, consisting of three members, is a quasi-judicial board designed to hear appeals on the validity of the zoning ordinance or map decision of the zoning administrator. The Board has the authority to grant variances and special exceptions as outlined in the zoning ordinance. The members are elected to staggered three-year terms
The Board meets the third Monday of every month, beginning at 7:30 p.m., only when there is business to conduct or applications for a hearing has been made. Variance hearings are advertised in the Erie Times.