Notice is, hereby given that the Ordinance titled and summarized below will be considered by Borough Council of the Borough of Columbia for adoption at its meeting on Monday, May 14, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in Council chambers in the Municipal Building located at 308 Locust Street, Columbia, Pennsylvania: an Ordinance of the Borough of Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, amending Chapter 181 of the Code of the Borough of Columbia – Solid Waste, Section 181-1 – Definitions, to revise the definition of refuse container; providing for the repeal of inconsistent ordinances; providing for the severability of the Ordinance; and providing that the Ordinance shall take effect as provided by Pennsylvania law. A complete copy of the Ordinance may be inspected at the Municipal Building, 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA during regular business hours and the Lancaster Law Library, located at 50 North Duke Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania during regular business hours.
“The Zoning Hearing Board of the Borough of Columbia will meet on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at 7:00 P.M., in the Municipal Building at 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA, to consider the following application(s) and/or appeal(s):
Matthew Ohrel and Jason Ohrel are requesting special exception(s) and/or variance(s) to change an existing non-conforming use from personal service to retail sales at 310 N Eleventh Street in a Low Density Residential (LDR) zoned district.
If you are a person with a disability wishing to attend this meeting and require an accommodation to participate in the meeting, please contact the Columbia Borough Office at 684-2467 to discuss how the Borough may accommodate your needs.
Notice is hereby given the Columbia Borough Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for the Third Monday of every month has been rescheduled. These meetings have been rescheduled for the Fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm on the following dates: 4/24/18, 5/22/18, 6/26/18, 7/24/18, 8/28/18, 9/25/18, 10/23/18 & 11/27/18. The December meeting will be held as previously advertised on 12/17/18. The Finance Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, 5/22/18 will now be held on Monday, 5/21/18. If you are a person with a disability wishing to attend and require an accommodation to participate in the meeting, please contact the Borough Office at 684-2467.
“Invitation to Bid”
The Borough Council of the Borough of Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services work involving the development of a Parks & Recreation Plan for the Borough of Columbia. Below is a link to information relating to submitting a proposal including specific requirements, the organization of the proposal, proposal evaluation criteria, and the proposed contract.
Proposals must be received by the Borough of Columbia no later than April 11, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST either via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or regular mail at 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA 17512.
The Borough Council of Columbia Pennsylvania hereby gives notice of intent to purchase a T3 compost Trommel Screen from Peterson Corporation in Eugene Oregon for the purpose of screening trash from collected municipal yard waste. Columbia Borough will request funding through an Act 101; 902 recycling grant to purchase this equipment. Anyone wishing to make a comment on or about this intended purchase may contact Ron Miller, 308 Locust Street Columbia PA 17512 or E-mail: email@example.com
Notice is hereby given that the following meetings will be held in the Borough of Columbia on the dates and times listed for 2018 and will be held in the Municipal Building at 308 Locust Street St., Columbia, PA, unless otherwise noted:
Borough Council Meeting (7:00pm): 1/2/18 (6:00pm), 1/8/18, 2/12/18, 3/12/18, 4/9/18, 5/14/18, 6/11/18, 7/9/18, 8/13/18, 9/10/18, 10/8/18, 11/12/18, 12/10/18. The first regular Borough Council Meeting will be held on 1/14/19.
Planning Commission Meeting (7:00pm): 1/16/18, 2/20/18, 3/19/18, 4/16/18, 5/21/18, 6/18/18, 7/16/18, 8/20/18, 9/17/18, 10/15/18, 11/19/18, 12/17/18. The First Meeting in 2019 will be on 1/21/19.
Civil Service Meeting (1:00pm): 1/9/18 (reorganization), 2/13/18, 3/13/18, 4/10/18, 5/8/18, 6/12/18, 7/10/18, 8/14/18, 9/11/18, 10/9/18, 11/13/18, 12/11/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/8/19.
Tree Commission Meeting (6:30pm): 1/9/18, 2/13/18, 3/13/18, 4/10/18, 5/8/18, 6/12/18, 7/10/18, 8/14/18, 9/11/18, 10/9/18, 11/13/18, 12/11/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/8/19.
Board of Health Meeting (7:00pm): 1/3/18, 2/6/18, 3/6/18, 4/3/18, 5/1/18, 6/5/18, 7/3/18, 8/7/18, 9/4/18, 10/2/18, 11/7/18, 12/4/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/2/19.
Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) Meeting (7:00pm): 1/17/18, 2/21/18, 3/21/18, 4/18/18, 5/16/18, 6/20/18, 7/18/18, 8/15/18, 9/19/18, 10/17/18, 11/21/18, 12/19/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/16/19.
Community Development Meeting (6:00pm): 1/18/18, 2/8/18, 3/15/18, 4/19/18, 5/17/18, 6/21/18, 7/19/18, 8/16/18, 9/20/18, 10/18/18, 11/15/18, 12/20/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/17/19.
Safety Committee/Legislation Committee Meetings (6:00pm): (Safety Committee will meet first on the following dates) 1/10/18, 3/14/18, 5/9/18, 7/11/18, 9/12/18, 11/14/18. (Legislation Committee will meet first on the following dates) 2/15/18, 4/11/18, 6/13/18, 8/8/18, 10/10/18, 12/12/18. The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/9/19 (Safety Committee will meet first).
Finance Committee Meeting (6:00pm): 1/22/18, 2/26/18, 3/26/18, 4/23/18, 5/22/18, 6/25/18, 7/23/18, 8/27/18, 9/24/18, 10/22/18, 11/26/18, 12/19/18 (5:00 pm start). The first meeting in 2019 will be on 1/28/19.
Public Works & Property Committee Meeting (6:00pm): 1/23/18, 2/27/18, 3/20/18, 4/17/18, 5/15/18, 6/19/18, 7/17/18, 8/21/18, 9/18/18, 10/16/18, 11/20/18, 12/18/18. The first Meeting in 2019 will be on 1/15/19.
Parks and Recreation Committee Meeting (6:00 pm) 1/11/2018, 2/7/2018, 3/8/2018, 4/12/2018, 5/10/2018, 6/14/2018, 7/12/2018, 8/9/2018, 9/13/2018, 10/11/2018, 11/8/2018, 12/13/2018. The First Meeting in 2019 will be on 1/10/2019.
2019 Budget Meetings (6:00pm): 9/6/18, 10/4/18 and 11/1/18.
If you are a person with a disability wishing to attend these meetings and require an accommodation to participate in the meeting, please contact the Columbia Borough Office at 684-2467.
The Borough of Columbia is accepting applications for Seasonal Part-time Trolley/Bus drivers. Must have high school diploma or Ged, valid Class A or B CDL license with passenger and air brake endorsements, a clean driving record, experience as a school bus driver or public transit operator preferred. The successful candidate(s) will be required to obtain a CDL Medical examination/certification every two years by a specified physician. Current pay rate is $15.00/hour. Applications and job descriptions are available at the Columbia Borough Municipal Building, 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA 17512.
The Borough of Columbia is accepting applications for crossing guards. Applications and job description (Job description -crossing guard) are available at the Borough Office located at 308 Locust Street, Columbia, PA. Pay rate is $12.71/hr. EOE.
Volunteers are needed as follows: 1-Civil Service Alternate Board Member, 2-Planning Commission Member, 1-Board of Health Member,
If you are interested in volunteering please contact the Borough Manager at 717-684-2467 Ext. 7318.
The Borough is looking to compile a
listing of local contractors interested in
working with residents undertaking
CHIHL home improvements. While we
will not recommend contractors,
providing a list will be helpful to both
potential program borrowers and
Columbia area contractors. If you are
an interested contractor, please
contact Greg Sahd at 717-684-2467 to
provide your contact information and
any potential discounts on services you
might offer to residents who take part
in the CHIHL program.