Borough of Forty Fort, PA
Luzerne County
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§ D-101 Governmental and Intergovernmental Affairs.

Ord./Res.
Date
Subject
Ord. 5/11/1910(1)
5/11/1910
Erecting wing walls and retaining walls for extension over Abraham's Creek
Ord. 9/5/1910(2)
9/5/1910
Sale of municipal electric plant to Forty Fort Electric Company
Ord. -/-/1911(1)
-/-/1911
Contract to construct Abraham's Creek bridge
Ord. 9/8/1913
9/8/1913
Purchasing fire truck from Keystone Motor Car Company
Ord. 3/9/1918
3/9/1918
Transference of funds to Road Fund
Ord. 6/1/1924
6/1/1924
Receiving bids for street oiling
Ord. 9/5/1924
9/5/1924
Purchasing fire apparatus
Ord. 11/5/1924(1)
11/5/1924
Building erection for storage
Ord. 2/4/1935(3)
2/4/1935
Making alterations to Borough building
Ord. 10/7/1935
10/7/1935
Making alterations to Borough building (PWA project)
Ord. 10/7/1936
10/7/1936
Making alterations to Borough building (PWA project)
Ord. 8/31/1937
8/31/1937
Abatement of certain interest charges (1937 Act of Assembly)
Ord. 12/6/1937(2)
12/6/1937
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 2/14/1938(1)
2/14/1938
Transference of funds
Ord. 4/8/1940
4/8/1940
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 6/2/1941
6/2/1941
Changing channel of Abraham's Creek
Ord. 12/7/1942
12/7/1942
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 7/12/1943
7/12/1943
Agreement on flood control dikes between Borough of Forty Fort and Luzerne County
Ord. 10/4/1943(1)
10/4/1943
Establishing Municipal Employees Retirement System
Res. 2/14/1944
2/14/1944
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 7/12/1948(2)
7/12/1948
Purchasing drainage pipe
Ord. 6/6/1949(1)
6/6/1949
Joining the Luzerne County Borough Association
Ord. 4/3/1950
4/3/1950
Road material bids
Ord. 5/17/1950
5/17/1950
Purchasing new fire truck
Ord. 9/11/1950
9/11/1950
Purchasing traffic lights
Ord. 4/18/1951
4/18/1951
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 10/6/1952
10/6/1952
Providing for insurance for Borough employees
Ord. 4/7/1953(1)
4/7/1953
Becoming participants in the social security system and the benefits of old age and survivors insurance extended to employees and officers
Ord. 4/7/1953(3)
4/7/1953
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 6/1/1953
6/1/1953
Providing for the leasing of land
Ord. 11/1/1954
11/1/1954
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1956-3
3/5/1956
Establishing joint radio communications system
Ord. 1956-4
4/2/1956
Purchasing motor driven bucket machine
Ord. 1957-5
4/22/1957
Purchasing chlorinator
Ord. 1957-6
4/22/1957
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1957-8
5/6/1957
Accepting damage payments from Lehigh Valley Coal Company
Ord. 1957-9
6/3/1957
Purchasing police radio system
Ord. 1957-15
12/30/1957
Establishing a Police Pension Fund
Ord. 1958-5
3/3/1958
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1958-10
6/2/1958
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1959-6
2/16/1959
Purchasing a compressor
Ord. 1959-7
5/4/1959
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1959-14
10/26/1959
Purchasing street sweeper
Ord. 1959-15
10/26/1959
Purchasing certain machines
Ord. 1960-7
3/7/1960
Purchasing trash pumps
Ord. 1960-8
3/11/1960
Purchasing storage building
Ord. 1960-9
4/11/1960
Purchasing backhoe
Ord. 1960-11
5/9/1960
Laying floor in equipment building
Ord. 1960-12
5/9/1960
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1960-13
8/1/1960
Wiring the Borough warehouse
Ord. 1960-15
10/3/1960
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1960-16
10/6/1960
Installing heaters in Borough warehouse
Ord. 1961-3
6/12/1961
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1962-6
3/5/1962
Appoint Borough Planning members
Ord. 1962-11
7/2/1962
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1962-13
9/24/1962
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1962-14
11/5/1962
Police retirement
Ord. 1962-16
12/17/1962
Purchasing pick-up truck
Ord. 1963-6
4/1/1963
Establishing West Side Landfill Authority
Ord. 1963-7
5/6/1963
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1963-8
5/6/1963
Installing emergency alarm/lighting service
Ord. 1964-3
4/6/1964
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1964-7
5/20/1964
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1964-12
10/14/1964
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1965-5
3/1/1965
Intention to withdraw from West Side Landfill Authority
Ord. 1965-8
7/6/1965
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1965-9
8/23/1965
Agreement with Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority
Ord. 1965-11
11/1/1965
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1966-2
1/24/1966
Providing for other municipalities to connect with Borough, and thence Authority's, sewer system
Ord. 1966-3
1/24/1966
Agreement with Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority
Ord. 1966-8
5/2/1966
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1966-9
6/6/1966
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1966-10
7/1/1966
Installing new boiler in Borough building
Ord. 1967-11
5/1/1967
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1967-14
6/5/1967
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1967-17
7/10/1967
Authorizing a codification of the ordinances of the Borough of Forty Fort by entering into a contract with General Code Publishers Corp., at a cost not to exceed $5,200
Ord. 1967-18
9/11/1967
Retiling ceiling of bowling alley
Ord. 1968-2
4/22/1968
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1968-3
6/3/1968
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1968-8
11/13/1968
Collective bargaining agreement with police
Ord. 1969-5
3/3/1969
Amendment to Ord. 10/6/1952, above
Ord. 1969-6
3/3/1969
Collective bargaining agreement with firemen
Ord. 1969-13
5/5/1969
Swimming pool restoration
Ord. 1969-19
6/2/1969
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1969-20
6/2/1969
Purchasing gasoline supply
Ord. 1969-27
11/3/1969
Establishing a pension and death benefit plan for the custodian-fire-apparatus operators
Ord. 1969-28
12/1/1969
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1969-29
12/1/1969
Collective bargaining agreement with police
Ord. 1970-4
6/1/1970
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1970-6
7/6/1970
Alterations to Borough building
Ord. 1970-7
9/14/1970
Sidewalks and curbing at Borough building
Ord. 1970-9
10/5/1970
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1971-2
12/31/1970
Installing traffic signals
Ord. 1971-6
6/7/1971
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1971-7
7/12/1971
Purchasing gasoline supply
Ord. 1971-10
8/2/1971
Purchasing sewer materials
Ord. 1971-11
8/2/1971
Purchasing fire truck
Ord. 1971-12
10/18/1971
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1972-4
3/6/1972
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1972-5
3/6/1972
Purchasing loader and backhoe
Ord. 1972-8
6/5/1972
Purchasing sewage ejector station
Ord. 1972-9
6/5/1972
Painting the Borough building
Ord. 1972-10
8/14/1972
Purchasing gasoline supply
Ord. 1972-11
9/25/1972
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1973-1
2/23/1973
Purchasing street sweeper
Ord. 1973-8
5/21/1973
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1973-9
5/21/1973
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1973-10
6/4/1973
Park maintenance
Ord. 1973-11
6/4/1973
Park maintenance
Ord. 1973-12
7/2/1973
Purchasing fire hose
Ord. 1973-16
11/-/1973
Joint project with Borough of Swoyersville on Abraham's Creek
Ord. 1974-3
5/6/1974
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1974-4
5/6/1974
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1974-5
5/6/1974
Painting Borough building
Ord. 1974-6
5/20/1974
Installing alarm equipment system
Ord. 1974-8
7/1/1974
Purchasing road materials
Ord. 1974-21
12/2/1974
Installation of curbing
Ord. 1975-1
2/3/1975
Dissolving Board of Trustees for pension plans
Ord. 1975-5
5/5/1975
Repairing swimming pool
Res. 8/4/1975
8/4/1975
Establishing work policies for non-uniformed employees only
Ord. 1975-10
9/8/1975
Hiring criminal investigator for 1 year, with Borough of Swoyersville
Ord. 1975-11
9/8/1975
Hiring juvenile aid officer for 1 year, with Borough of Swoyersville
Ord. 1976-1
2/2/1976
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1976-2
3/1/1976
Amending trust agreement providing for a pension plan for the custodian-fire apparatus
Ord. 1977-4
11/7/1977
Purchasing police car
Ord. 1978-3
2/6/1978
Purchasing dump truck
Ord. 1978-4
5/8/1978
Creating the Pension Trustee as it relates to the Police Pension Plan, Firemen's Pension Plan and Street Workers Pension Plan and that the United Penn Bank of Wilkes-Barre shall serve as Trustee for said pension plans and serve as the investment manager for said pension plans
Ord. 1979-2
5/7/1979
Purchasing a street sweeper
Res. 11/5/1979
11/5/1979
Participating in cooperative purchasing program
Ord. 1980-3
2/11/1980
Purchasing new police car
Ord. 1981-1
11/2/1981
Joining Pennsylvania Local Government Investment Trust to purchase shares of the trust
Ord. 1982-3
6/7/1982
Transferring police information/retrieval system to Luzerne County
Ord. 1983-7
12/31/1983
Establishing salaries of Borough officials and employees
Ord. 1984-3
6/18/1984
Establishing a Police Pension Fund
Ord. 1984-4
8/6/1984
Amending Article IV of the Police Pension Ordinance
Ord. 1984-7
12/3/1984
Amendment to Custodian-Fire Apparatus Operators Pension Fund repealing 5% contribution
Ord. 1986-6
12/27/1986
Adopting a Police Pension Plan
Ord. 1986-7
12/27/1986
Establishing a pension and death benefit plan for all other employees of the Borough and known as the "Street Workers' Pension Plan"
Ord. 1990-1
3/5/1990
Amending certain provisions of the police pension
Ord. 1990-2
3/5/1990
Custodian-Fire Apparatus Operators Pension Plan
Ord. 1991-1
4/1/1991
Amending police pension to add service-connected disability benefits
Ord. 1991-2
4/1/1991
Adopting a municipal drug task force agreement with the office of Attorney General of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to enforce narcotics and illegal drug laws
Ord. 1991-8
10/7/1991
Amending the Forty Fort Borough Custodian - Fire Apparatus Operators Pension Ordinance
Ord. 1997-3
10/6/1997
Amending certain provisions of the police pension
Ord. 2005-1
4/4/2005
Amending the Police Pension Plan to incorporate benefit provisions mandated by Act 30-2002
Ord. 2006-2
1/3/2006
Amending Ord. 1986-6, Police Pension Plan, § 6.2
Ord. 2006-4
4/17/2006
Amending Ord. 1986-6, Police Pension Plan, § 12
Ord. 2006-8
8/14/2006
Amending Ord. 1990-2, 3/5/1990, custodian-fire apparatus operators pension, "custodian-fire apparatus operators" to "fire apparatus operators/fire fighters."
Ord. 2007-4
9/4/2007
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with the Borough of Edwardsville relating to code enforcement
Ord. 2008-2
4/7/2008
Amending the Forty Fort Borough Fire Apparatus Operators/Firefighters Pension Ordinance
Res. 2008-2
2/18/2008
Participate in the Lackawanna County Automotive and Equipment Contract, by purchasing supplies and services from the contract and based upon the terms and conditions of the contract and at the same prices. Further, the Borough of Forty Fort will be responsible for the payment of the price directly to the contractor of said expenses directly related.
Res. 2008-4
4/7/2008
Extend congratulations to Eagle Scout Brandon Bookwalter for having an Eagle Scout Award conferred upon him by the Boy Scouts of America
Res. 2008-5
4/7/2008
Authorizing West Wyoming Borough to act as grant sponsor for the Department of Environmental Protection Growing Greener Grant for the Abrahams Creek Watershed assessment
Ord. 2008-4
5/19/2008
Authorizing Forty Fort Borough to join with other political subdivisions as a member of the Northeast Pennsylvania Municipal Insurance Cooperative (NEPMIC) and the Pennsylvania Municipal Insurance Cooperative (PMHIC), to enter into intergovernmental agreements for the purpose of joining and participating as a member of the NEPMIC and PMHIC
Ord. 2008-10
11/17/2008
Fixing the rate of compensation for members of Council and the Mayor
Ord. 2009-5
7/6/2009
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with the Borough of Swoyersville relating to code enforcement
Ord. 2010-4
5/3/2010
Amending the Borough of Forty Fort Police Pension Plan
Res. 2010-3
6/7/2010
Requesting an H2O PA grant of $400,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority to be used for storm and sanitary sewer system replacement
Res. 2010-4
6/7/2010
Supporting the State of Arizona in their effort to curb illegal immigration
Res. 2010-5
8/2/2010
Resolving by the authority of the Borough Council that, based on the aforementioned report and Act 600 requirements, employee contributions to the Police Pension Plan are eliminated for the years 2008, 2009 and 2010
Res. 2010-6
9/7/2010
Authorizing and directing execution of the Municipal Winter Traffic Services Agreement
Res. 2010-7
10/4/2010
Adopting the reduced amortization option according to Chapter 6 of Act 205 of 1984 (P.L. 1005, No. 205), as amended by Act 44 of 2009. In calculating the 2011 minimum municipal obligation, the Borough of Forty Fort elects to utilize the 75% amortization option as allowed by Act 44 of 2009 for the Borough of Forty Fort Police Pension Plan.
Res. 2010-8
10/4/2010
Adopting the reduced amortization option according to Chapter 6 of Act 205 of 1984 (P.L. 1005, No. 205), as amended by Act 44 of 2009. In calculating the 2011 Minimum municipal obligation, the Borough of Forty Fort elects to utilize the 75% amortization option as allowed by Act 44 of 2009 for the Borough of Forty Fort Police Pension Plan.
Res. 2010-9
10/4/2010
Scheduling a public auction to dispose of unclaimed bicycles for Monday, December 6, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at the Street Department Garage located in the Forty Fort Park
Res. 2010-12
12/6/2010
Coordinating and implementing by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), a traffic signal conversion program designed to assist municipalities in realizing significant energy and cost savings by converting and/or retrofitting existing traffic signal lights, which currently utilize incandescent lamps, to LED bulbs and acquire a PA Energy Conservation Works! grant. The Borough of Forty Fort hereby authorizes the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA) to make an application for such a grant on our behalf.
Res. 2010-13
12/20/2010
Applying for Local Share Account (Luzerne County) funds for a helicopter parking area at the Forty Fort/Wyoming Valley Airport
Res. 2010-14
12/31/2010
Fixing the salaries and wages of employees of the Borough of Forty Fort for the calendar year 2011
Ord. 2010-8
12/6/2010
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with the municipality of Kingston relating to code enforcement
Ord. 2011-1
5/2/2011
Amending the Nonuniformed Pension Ordinance
Ord. 2012-1
1/2/2012
Waiving the 4th quarter sewer bill for 2011
Ord. 2012-2
1/16/2012
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with the Borough of Wyoming relating to code enforcement
Ord. 4-2012
4/2/2012
Authorizing Borough participation in PLGIT
Ord. 2-2013
7/1/2013
Adopting the Articles of Agreement Among the Member Municipalities of the West Side and Surrounding Areas in accordance with the Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Law
Ord. 1-2015
1/5/2015
Adopting a compliance amendment to the Police Pension Plan
Ord. 2-2015
1/5/2015
Adopting a compliance amendment to the Fire Apparatus Operators/Firefighters Pension Plan