FOR SALE: Two 3-Ton Heat Pump/Air Conditioner Units

Two 3-Ton Heat Pump/Air Conditioner Units

The North Newton Township Board of Supervisors are accepting sealed bids until 6:30 p.m. on June 4th, 2019 for:

Two 3-Ton Heat Pump/Air Conditioner Units

Bid Opening:
June 4th Approx. 7:00 p.m.

Board of Supervisors Meeting
Township Park Community Room
528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg

Sealed Envelope should be labeled “AC Unit Bid for June 4, 2019” and mailed or delivered to address above.

Units are being sold separately and may be inspected by appointment by calling 717-776-7665. Units were purchased new from Federal Surplus in 2006 and were never used. They are sold “as is” with no warranty or guarantee. Please use a per unit price and indicate if the bid is for one or both units. If bidding on both units, indicate if you still want one unit in the event of a higher bid for one unit.

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NOTICE: Proposed Municipal Claims Ordinance


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of North Newton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, intends to consider for adoption and to vote upon enactment of an Ordinance entitled and summarized hereinafter at a public hearing to be held Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Township Park Community Room, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg. In the event action is not taken at the aforesaid time, the Board may take action and vote upon said ordinance at another public meeting not less than seven (7) nor more than sixty (60) days following the publication of this notice.

The title of the proposed Ordinance is:


A summary of the provisions of this proposed ordinance is as follows:

As authorized by the Municipal Claims and Tax Liens Act, 53 P.S. § 7101 et seq. the township is providing for the addition of interest, costs, charges, expenses and fees, including but not limited to reasonable attorney fees, to the total payable with respect to a municipal claim/lien by adding to the Code of the Township of North Newton a Chapter 194, entitled “Municipal Claims and Liens”, and a Section 194-1, entitled “Collection of Claims”.

North Newton Township may assess costs and expenses to the property owner as provided for therein. North Newton Township shall assess interest from the date an invoice is due for service or work giving rise to the municipal claim at the rate of six (6%) percent per annum. In the event the property owner fails to remit said costs and expenses to the Township, said costs and expenses as well as attorney’s fees and court costs shall be collected from such property owner by filing a municipal claim/lien therefor and by an action of assumpsit. Interest on the municipal claim/lien shall be collectible at the rate of ten (10%) percent per annum from the date of the filing of the municipal claim/lien. North Newton Township shall assess reasonable attorney’s fees incurred in the collection of municipal claims in addition to the other collection fees, penalties, and expenses in accordance with the Ordinances of North Newton Township and the Municipal Claims and Tax Liens Act.

All other aspects of the Code are to remain the same, provisions of the Ordinance are severable, and certain ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent with this Ordinance are repealed.

The full text of the proposed Ordinance may be examined at the Municipal Office, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg, during regular business hours or by clicking here.

Bonnie L. Myers
Township Secretary

NVTS 05/22/19

Public Hearing for Zoning Variance – June 12th

Notice of Public Hearing for Zoning Variance

The Zoning Hearing Board of North Newton Township will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 12th at 7:00 p.m. at the North Newton Township Office, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg.

The purpose of the meeting will be to hear the following.

Zoning Variance Application No. 2019-01; Applicant Mark Reiff is requesting a variance to operate a vehicle sales and repair garage on the property of 360 Running Pump Road, Newville and is applying for a variance of Chapter 300 Article 5 of the North Newton Township Code. The property is located in the R-1 Rural Residential Zoning District.

Electronics Recycling Center Closed Later This Spring For Renovations

Ecycling Center

Cumberland County Electronics Recycling Center

The Electronics Recycling Center (1001 Claremont Road, Carlisle) will be CLOSED for renovations LATER this spring for approximately 2-weeks to repave the entire lot.
Exact dates will be posted when dates are determined with contractors.

Please visit their Facebook page “Cumberland County, PA – Planning/Recycling & Waste Department” or their website for updates.

Thanks for your patience and understanding as they work to improve the facility!

2019 Map & Guide

An updated North Newton Township Map & Guide was recently mailed to all residents. If you did not receive a copy of the 2019 Map & Guide, please call the township office at (717) 776-7665 and we will be sure you receive one.

2019 M&G

Residents may dispose of trash FREE

North Newton Township residents have the opportunity to dispose of up to 5 30-gallon bags of trash FREE, per week, in addition to disposing of recyclables, by taking them to the Cumberland County Landfill during their normal operating hours (weekdays between 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and select Saturdays). Call (717) 423-9953 to check Saturday hours to ensure availability. Stop by the scale house and present identification proving residency to obtain a landfill ID card.

For additional trash & recycling options, please click here.