Gregg Township Centre County, Pennsylvania

May 2015




May 4, 2015

 Attendance: Chris Kunes, Jane Scheuchenzuber, Doug Bierly, Keri Miller, Don Myers, Mike Arthur

Others: Jennifer Snyder – Secretary

Call to Order: Chairman Chris Kunes called the Gregg Township Planning Commission meeting to order at 7:08 p.m. followed by the group reciting the pledge of allegiance.

CITIZEN COMMENTS NOT ON THE AGENDA:  No public comments at this time.


Board of Supervisors Report: The Board of Supervisors meeting minutes from April 9, 2015, were discussed. The Supervisors discussed the amendment to the zoning ordinance to allow two structures on one parcel. This amendment was approved and will be included with the codification when it is finalized. The Planning Commission will meet with the Supervisors next month at the Planning Commission meeting to go over the final draft of the codification. The solar hot water system project bid was accepted and work has now begun.

Zoning Officer’s Report: Mr.Lesniak was not in attendance. His reports were given to the Planning Commission and there were no further questions.

Rails to Trails:  Chairman Kunes reported that the township continues to look for ways to get access to the trail. The group discussed the trail as it relates to the Kauffman property.


Source Water Projection: The draft source water protection document was emailed to the township on April 8. Ms. Snyder will distribute this to the Water Authority and see if some of them are available to attend the July Planning Commission meeting. The Planning Commission was asked to review the document and be prepared to discuss at the July meeting. Mr. Mark Stephens from the Department of Environmental Protection will be asked to attend if he wants to discuss the draft with the group. 

Approval of Meeting Minutes: Mr. Myers made a motion to approve the April 6, 2015, Planning Commission meeting minutes. Second by Mr. Bierly. No further discussion. Vote in favor was unanimous. 5 – 0 Mr. Arthur abstained from voting because he was not in attendance at the April meeting.


No subdivision and development items on the agenda.


Mr. Kunes mentinoned the YMCA board did approve to move forward with the plans to bring a YMCA into the Village of Spring Mills. Mr. Kunes has been working with the Penns Valley Code Enforcement Agency to move things forward. They are still looking for other businesses to be housed with the YMCA such as the Centre County Senior Center. They hope to be operational by late fall.


No correspondence was presented.


Discussion of the final draft of the codification will take place during the June Planning Commission meeting.


Mr. Arthur made a motion to adjourn 7:31 p.m. Second by Ms. Scheuchenuber. No further discussion. Vote in favor was unanimous. 6 – 0

 Respectfully Submitted By,

 Jennifer Snyder


Jennifer Snyder, Secretary

Gregg Township, Centre County

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  • Joel Myers, Chairman: 574-1319
  • Douglas Bierly, Vice-Chairman: 360-1822
  • Charles Stover, Supervisor: 571-7298

Contact Information

Gregg Township Office

106 School Street
PO Box 184
Spring Mills PA  16875

Phone: (814) 422 - 8218 Fax: (814) 422-8080

Gregg Township Shed

147 Water Street

Spring Mills PA 16875

Phone: (814) 571-2096