Eldred Township Supervisors held the annual reorganizational meeting. There was one big change made. Chairman Clair Borger made the announcement that he retired as the township's roadmaster as of Dec. 30. He held that position for 18 years and has worked for the township for 23 years.
Keith Kuehner was promoted to the roadmaster position at the hourly wage of $17.80.
The board announced the following appointments for 2013:
Ÿ Supervisor chairman: Clair Borger
Ÿ Vice chairman: Gretchen Gannon Pettit
Ÿ Secretary/treasurer: Sharon Solt
Ÿ Township solicitor: Michael Kaspszyk
Ÿ Engineer: Hanover Engineering/Brien Kocher and Chad Peters; alternate engineer: Russ Kresge
Ÿ Sewage Enforcement officer(s): Hanover Engineering
Ÿ Administrative assistant: Gretchen Gannon Pettit
Ÿ Zoning and codes officer: Ellerslie Helm
Ÿ Building Code Official: Marilyn Ludwig or other from Hanover Engineering
Ÿ UCC Joint Board of Appeals committee member: Bruce Gower
Ÿ Earned Income tax collector: Berkheimer Tax Administrator
Ÿ Earned Income tax collection liaisons: Sharon Solt and Gretchen Gannon Pettit
Ÿ Earned Income Tax appeals officer: Monroe County Tax Collection Committee
Ÿ Emergency management coordinator: Gary Hoffman
Ÿ Vacancy Board chairman: Gary Hoffman
Ÿ Planning commission member: Charles Phillips, a four-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2016
Ÿ Planning commission solicitor: Dan Lyons
Ÿ Treasurer's Bond-$200,000, Traveler's Casualty & Surety Co. of America
Ÿ Administrative Assistant Bond: Public Officials Bond
Ÿ Zoning Hearing Board members: Three-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2015, Carey Krum; alternate William Solt, three-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2015; Joe Cardello, three-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2015
Ÿ Voting delegate to state convention: Sharon Solt
Ÿ Employees full-time, part-time wages: Road crew full-time #1, $17.80; #2, $16.20; Road crew part-time #1, $14.25; #2, $14.25; #3, $13.40; Secretary/treasurer $18.35, suggested; Zoning Codes officer $14.25; Administrative assistant $14.25 suggested; Maintenance, indoor $13.80
Ÿ Mileage rate: 56 cents
Ÿ Kunkletown Vol. Fire Co. named as volunteer fire company to cover Eldred Township
Ÿ West End Ambulance as emergency ambulance covering Eldred Township
Ÿ First Niagra and PLGIT as depositories for township funds
Ÿ Open Records officer: Gretchen Gannon Pettit
Ÿ CJER Regional Comprehensive Plan Committee members: Sharon Solt and one unnamed person as of yet
Ÿ Walter W. Mock Park committee members: Shirley Krum, Tammy Conway, Glenn Beers, Steve Borger, Vickie McLaughlin and Jacqueline Mock.
The Eldred Township supervisors' next meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the municipal building. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month.