General Information

Chapter 7-A of Act 44 of 2009 MANDATES the annual disclosure of certain information by every entity (hereinafter "Contractor" which is a party to a professional services contract with one of the pension funds of Plainfield Township (hereinafter the "Requesting Municipality"). Act 44 disclosure requirements apply to Contractors who provide professional pension services and receive payment of any kind from the Requesting Municipality's pension fund. The requesting Municipality has determined that your company falls under the requirements of Act 44 and must complete a disclosure form. You are expected to submit this completed form to the Requesting Municipality below by 11/24/10. If, for any reason you believe the Act 44 does not require you to complete this disclosure form, please provide a written explanation of your reason(s).

Act 44 Disclosure- 2015

Act 44 Disclosure- 2016

Act 44 Disclosure- 2017

Act 44 Disclosure- 2018

 

In accordance with the Act of July 3, 1986, P. L. 388, effective January 3, 1987, as amended, (the Sunshine Act) public notice is hereby given that the government units of the Township of Plainfield herein listed will meet according to the following schedule for the calendar year 2019:

 

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: will meet on Monday January 7, 2019 at 5:30 p.m., prevailing time, for their annual reorganization meeting, at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

 

Regular Board of Supervisors meetings for the remainder of the 2019 calendar year will be held as follows:

 

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., prevailing time.

 

Workshop Board of Supervisors Meetings will be held for the remainder of the 2019 calendar year as follows:

 

Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, March 28, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

Thursday, December 26, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., prevailing time, if necessary.

 

All Board of Supervisors meetings are to be held at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, which is located at 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

 

ELECTED AUDITORS: will meet on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 8:00 a.m., prevailing time, for reorganization at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, which is located at 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL: meetings for the 2019 calendar year will be held as follows:

 

Monday, January 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, February 4, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, March 4, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, April 1, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, May 6, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, June 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday July 8, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, August 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, September 9, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, October 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, November 4, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

 

All Environmental Advisory Council meetings are to be held at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, which is located at 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

 

PLANNING COMMISSION: meetings for the 2019 calendar year will be held as follows:

 

Monday, January 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, March 18, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, April 15, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, June 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, July 15, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, November 18, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

Monday, December 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., prevailing time.

 

All Planning Commission meetings are to be held at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, which is located at 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

 

RECREATION BOARD: meetings for the 2019 calendar year will be held as follows:

 

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time

 

All Recreation Board meetings are to be held at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building, which is located at 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064.

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday (8:00 AM to 4:30 PM)

 

Address
Plainfield Township Municipal Building
6292 Sullivan Trail
Nazareth, PA 18064
(610)759-6944

 

The Plainfield Township Municipal Office is closed in observance of the following holidays:

New Year’s Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Day After Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

2019 Northampton County Collection Schedule

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2019 Northampton County Electronics Recycling Schedule

Click here for 2019 Northampton County Electronic Recycling Event Schedule

2019 Northampton County Household Hazardouse Waste Collection Event Schedule

Click Here for 2019 Northampton County Household Hazardous Waste Event Schedule

2019 Northampton County Shredding Event Schedule

 Click Here for 2019 Northampton County Paper Shredding Event Schedule

 

 

 

 

Right-to-Know Law 

The Plainfield Township Board of Supervisors continuously strive for open and transparent government. The governing body has formally adopted a resolution in order to comply with the Pennsylvania Right-to-Know Law, Act 3 of 2008.

If you wish to make a request for public information under the Right-to-Know law, you may do so in person, by fax or e-mail. Please follow the procedure below.

Download a Right-To-Know Request Form or request one in person at the Plainfield Township Municipal Building. You may also obtain forms from the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records website at http://openrecords.state.pa.us/

RTKRequestForm

Submit the request form to:

Plainfield Township Right-to-Know/Open Records Officer
Thomas R. Petrucci, Township Manager
6292 Sullivan Trail
Nazareth, PA 18064
Email: manager@plainfieldtownship.org 

Please keep in mind the following:

The Right-to-Know Officer must respond to your request within 5 business days.

A fee of $0.25 per page will be assessed for all requests. If mailing is requested, the cost of postage will be charged. If a disk is requested, it will be provided by the Township at the cost of $1.00 per disk.

A new disk will be necessary each time records are provided. Fax copies will be available at the cost of $0.50 per page. If “True and Correct Certification” is requested, an additional charge of $2.00 will be added. The Township will require prepayment if the total fees are estimated to exceed $100.00.

The cost of the reproduction of Specialized Documents (including but not limited to blueprints and non-standard size documents, etc.) shall be billed at Actual Cost.

Any questions may be directed to the Right-to-Know/Open Records Officer at 610-759-6944 or via email at manager@twp.plainfield.pa.us

FILING OF APPEAL PROCESS

(a) Authorization. — (1) If a written request for access to a record is denied or deemed denied, the requester may file an appeal with the Office of Open Records or judicial, legislative or other appeals officer designated under section 503(d) within 15 business days of the mailing date of the agency’s response or within 15 business days of a deemed denial. The appeal shall state the grounds upon which the requester asserts that the record is a public record, legislative record or financial record and shall address any grounds stated by the agency for delaying or denying the request. (2) Except as provided in section 503(d), in the case of an appeal of a decision by a Commonwealth agency or local agency, the Office of Open Records shall assign an appeals officer to review the denial.

(b) Determination. — (1) Unless the requester agrees otherwise, the appeals officer shall make a final determination which shall be mailed to the requester and the agency within 30 days of receipt of the appeal filed under subsection (a). (2) If the appeals officer fails to issue a final determination within 30 days, the appeal is deemed denied. (3) Prior to issuing a final determination, a hearing may be conducted. The determination by the appeals officer shall be a final order. The appeals officer shall provide a written explanation of the reason for the decision to the requester and the agency.

(c) Direct interest. — (1) A person other than the agency or requester with a direct interest in the record subject to an appeal under this section may, within 15 days following receipt of actual knowledge of the appeal but no later than the date the appeals officer issues an order, file a written request to provide information or to appear before the appeals officer or to file information in support of the requester’s or agency’s position. (2) The appeals officer may grant a request under paragraph (1) if: (i) no hearing has been held; (ii) the appeals officer has not yet issued its order; and (iii) the appeals officer believes the information will be probative. (3) Copies of the written request shall be sent to the agency and the requester.

 

Solid Waste (Garbage) Collection/Recycling Schedule and Information

 

Click Here for the 2019 J.P. Mascaro Calendar and Informational Mailer

Click Here for a Comprehensive List of Recyclable Materials*

J.P. Mascaro- Bed Bug Notice- 2019

J.P. Mascaro- Additional Requirements for Mattress Disposal- 2019

 

*Note regarding Shredded Paper - shredded paper should be placed in brown paper bags in order to be recycled. 

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