Robinson Township has a three-member Board of Supervisors. The Supervisors are elected and serve a six year term on the Board of Supervisors. The Board of Supervisors set the policies for the township. The Manager executes the policies set by the Board of Supervisors.
The board of Supervisors shall:
Be charged with the general governance of the township and the execution of legislative, executive and administrative powers in order to ensure sound fiscal management and to secure the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the township.
Have the responsibility for maintenance of township-owned equipment and facilities.
Employ persons as may be necessary for the general conduct of the business of the township and provide for the compensation, organization and supervision of the persons so employed. Records shall be kept and reports made and filed giving the names of all persons employed, dates on which work was done and the number of hours worked with compensation paid to each person and the capacity in which employed.
Perform duties and exercise powers as may be imposed or conferred by law or the rules and regulations of any agency of the Commonwealth. (607 amended by Act 101 of 2006)
The Planning Commission board members provide guidance and advice on planning and land use issues in the development of the Township. The Planning commission members serve without compensation and are appointed to their term by the Township Supervisors.
The Planning Commission is a five-member advisory Board that meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Township Building.
For items to be considered at the Planning Commission meeting, your submission must be made at least 20 days prior to their meeting.
Zoning Hearing Boards are mandated by the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code. The major role of a Zoning Hearing Board is to provide a legal mechanism for considering appeals from property owners seeking variances from zoning requirements, Special Exception approvals, interpretations of the regulations and, as a way to challenge the validity of land use determinations.
For questions regarding the Zoning Hearing Board, including fees associated with filing, please contact the Township Manager, Crystal Brown, at 724-926-8700.
For questions on routine Zoning Application matters, please contact Code/Zoning Enforcement Officer Mark Dorsey at [email protected]
|Member||Keith Pfender||2021||[email protected]|
|Chairman||Robert S. Cummins||2019|
Robinson Township’s Zoning Hearing Board meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Meetings will be scheduled within 60 days of receipt of a complete application. Please contact the Township office prior to attending a meeting…meetings only occur if there is business to be considered.