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Public Notice

Public Notice is hereby given that the Unity Township Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on December 27, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. at the Unity Township Municipal Building, 154 Beatty County Road, Latrobe, PA 15650 to adopt the 2018 Budget for All Funds. A copy of the proposed budget is posted in the Unity Township Municipal Building, and available for review and photocopying, in the office of the Township Secretary, at 154 Beatty County Road, Latrobe, PA 15650 during normal business hours. As part of the Budget, and to appropriate funds for same, the Board of Supervisors will also consider the adoption of Resolution No. R-27-17 entitled:

A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF UNITY TOWNSHIP WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA INCREASING THE TOWNSHIP’S FIRE TAX FROM 1 MIL TO 2 MILS

If adopted this Resolution would increase the Fire Tax from 1 mil to 2 mils. The increased tax is deemed necessary to provide aid, assistance, equipment and other financial support for the various volunteer fire departments within the Township as permitted under Section 3205(a)(4) of the Second Class Township Code [53 P.S. ยง68205(a)(1)]. It is estimated that the revenues generated by the increased tax will increase from $270,000 to $540,000. All revenues generated by the tax will be allocated to and used for the benefit of the aforesaid volunteer fire companies. A copy of the proposed Resolution has been posted for review in the Unity Township Municipal Building, 154 Beatty County Road, Latrobe, PA 15650 and is available for review and photocopy in the office of the Township Secretary during normal business hours. Any person having an interest in same should make plans to attend the public meeting at the date, time and place referenced above.

Submitted by:
Sharon C. Sweeney,
Secretary

(12/4, 11, 18/17) 955
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