Borough of Ben Avon, PA
Allegheny County
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§ D-101 Governmental and Intergovernmental Affairs.

Ord./Res.
Date
Subject
Ord. 1
3/26/1892
Authorizing the employment of a surveyor to establish boundaries, grades and street lines
Ord. 2
3/26/1892
Prescribing the duties of the Street Commissioner and fixing his compensation
Ord. 30
9/26/1892
Adopting a general Borough plan and street grades
Ord. 116
5/15/1900
Authorizing the submission to the electors of the Borough of Ben Avon, County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, of the question of increasing the indebtedness of said Borough for the purpose of constructing sewers therein
Ord. 199
4/10/1906
Authorizing the submission to the electors of the Borough of Ben Avon the question of increasing the indebtedness of the borough for the purpose of grading, paving and curbing the pubic streets and highways of said Borough
Ord. 292
5/13/1913
Enacting that the Eastern boundary line of the said Borough of Emsworth, and the Western boundary line of the said Borough of Ben Avon, where said Boroughs adjoin each other, be and the same is hereby designated and fixed
Ord. 332
3/13/1920
Effecting and establishing daylight saving in the Borough of Ben Avon during the months of May, June, July, August and September of each and every year, and requiring all clocks and time-pieces within the limits of the Borough of Ben Avon to be advanced 1 hour at 2:00 a.m. from the last Sunday in April of each year, and to be kept so advanced until 2:00 a.m. of the last Sunday in September, when they are to be retarded, or turned back, 1 hour, and fixing standard time for said Borough of Ben Avon
Res. 11/8/1921
11/8/1921
Protesting against any increase in the assessed valuation of the property in said Borough and direct the Borough Solicitor to present this protest to said Board of Tax Revision and the Commissioners of Allegheny County
Ord. 374
3/12/1928
Fixing the sum of the bond to be given by the Borough Solicitor
Ord. 378
5/13/1929
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into an agreement with the County of Allegheny authorizing the County of Allegheny, at its sole cost and expense, except as hereinafter provided, to construct and maintain the Ohio River Boulevard through the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 381
2/11/1930
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of Council for and on behalf of said Borough to make and enter into an agreement with the Boroughs of Bellevue, Avalon and Ben Avon Heights, providing for joint action in the abatement of the dust nuisance from the plant operated by the Davison Coke & Iron Company and its subsidiary, the Basic Products Company, on Neville Island, and providing that the cost thereof be apportioned among the several Boroughs
Ord. 383
3/11/1930
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of Council for and on behalf of said Borough to make and enter into an agreement with the Boroughs of Bellevue, Avalon and Ben Avon Heights, providing for joint action in the abatement of the dust, etc., nuisance from the plant operated by the Davison Coke & Iron Company and its subsidiary, the Basic Products Company, and their subsidiaries on Neville Island, and providing that the cost thereof be apportioned among the several Boroughs
Ord. 389
1/31/1931
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon of the County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into an agreement with the County of Allegheny supplemental to the agreement between said Borough and County of Allegheny dated July 2, 1929
Ord. 404
6/13/1933
Ratifying and adopting a revised Map
Ord. 406
7/11/1933
Granting permission to South West Pennsylvania Pipe Lines the right to lay, maintain, operate and remove a pipe line of a diameter of 6 inches or less, for the transportation of crude oil within the limits of the Borough of Ben Avon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Ord. 411
6/12/1934
Authorizing the Burgess of the Borough of Ben Avon, Samuel Carothers, and the Secretary of the Borough of Ben Avon, F. A. Schmucker, in the name and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, to make and enter into a Grant Agreement with the United States of America, in the form as submitted by the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works
Ord. 412
7/19/1934
Ratifying and approving the enactment and publication of Ord. 411, being an ordinance authorizing the Burgess of the Borough of Ben Avon, Samuel Carothers, and the Secretary of the Borough of Ben Avon, F. A. Schmucker, in the name and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon, to make and enter into a Grant Agreement with the United States of America, in the form as submitted by Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works, and the execution of the Grant Agreement aforesaid by Samuel Carothers, Burgess, and F. A. Schmucker, Secretary
Ord. 426
11/8/1938
Condemning a frame building owned by David Hopkins and situated on Ridge Avenue in said Borough as a dangerous structure, directing the removal of the same and, in default thereof, providing for the razing of said building by the Borough and the collection of the costs thereof from the property owner
Ord. 446
9/3/1946
Authorizing and directing the proper officers of the Borough of Ben Avon to execute a contract with the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority, enabling it to comply with the order of the Sanitary Water Board of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Ord. 455
6/14/1949
Rejecting Tax Abatement Act (No. 527) approved by the Governor on May 23, 1949, and providing for notification to the Treasurer of Allegheny County
Ord. 478
9/13/1955
Providing for the extension of the social security system to the employees and officers of said Borough, authorizing the execution and delivery to the Secretary of Labor and Industry of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania a plan and agreement, authorizing the Secretary of the Borough to establish a system of payroll deductions, appropriating from the general funds of the Borough the necessary amount to pay into the contribution fund as provided in the Enabling Act and in accordance with the plan and agreement
Ord. 488
5/13/1958
Authorizing and directing the Burgess and Secretary of the Council of the Borough of Ben Avon, for and on behalf of the Borough of Ben Avon of the County of Allegheny and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to make and enter into an Agreement with the Laurel Pipe Line Company permitting the Laurel Pipe Line Company to construct, lay, operate and maintain and the right to remove a petroleum products pipeline of the diameter of 18 inches along, in and under certain properly presently owned by the Borough and certain public streets situate in the Borough as hereinafter described
Ord. 489
8/12/1958
Establishing a Police Pension Fund for regularly employed members of the Police Force of the Borough of Ben Avon; specifying sources of revenue for the establishment and maintenance of said fund; providing for the management thereof and for the purchasing of Annuity, Retirement Income or Life Insurance Policies to provide the required pension amounts; establishing minimum total service and age for retirement requirements; requiring annual payments into said fund by member thereof and by the Borough of Ben Avon; establishing participants' benefits in the Police Pension Fund; and repealing inconsistent ordinances
Ord. 490
9/9/1958
Amending Ord. 489 establishing a Police Pension Fund for regularly employed members of the police force of the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 528
5/10/1966
Establishing a Pension Plan to be known as the "Borough of Ben Avon Non-Police Employees Pension Plan"
Ord. 530
5/10/1966
Approving, authorizing and directing the proper Borough officers to execute and deliver on behalf of said Borough an agreement for joint recreational facilities dated as of April 1, 1966, with the Borough of Ben Avon Heights; the Borough of Emsworth, the Township Kilbuck and the Township of Ohio
Ord. 533
11/8/1966
Authorizing and directing the President or Vice President of Council and the Mayor enter into an agreement and lease, dated as of December 1, 1966, with Avonworth Municipal Authority
Ord. 535
11/8/1966
Authorizing and directing the President or Vice President of Council and the Mayor to enter into a management agreement, dated as of December 1, 1966, with Avonworth Municipal Authority
Ord. 556
8/8/1972
Establishing a police pension fund for the regularly employed members of the police force for the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 591
5/15/1984
Establishing a police pension fund for regularly employed members of the police force of the Borough of Ben Avon
Ord. 624
4/10/1990
Establishing a non-police employees pension fund by defining the composition of the pension board; providing for the membership of said board and the term of office of said members; providing for mandatory distribution of benefits
Ord. 625
4/10/1990
Establishing a non-police employees pension fund by defining the composition of the pension board; providing for the membership of said board and the term of office of said members; providing for mandatory distribution of benefits
Ord. 636
6/3/1991
Amending Ord. 556 and the police pension plan to provide for a cost of living adjustment and the terms of payment thereof; and to provide for a disability pension and the terms of payment thereof
Ord. 635
5/6/1991
Approving contracts for police services for the Borough of Emsworth, Pennsylvania and for police mutual assistance with said Borough; authorizing the officials of the borough to execute the same
Ord. 634
4/1/1991
Amending Ord. 528 to define the term "monthly compensation"
Ord. 629
8/31/1990
Amending Ord. 528 to provide for an early retirement option to the non-police pension; to define the benefit thereunder
Ord. 649
2/1/1993
Amending Ord. 528 and the Borough non-police employees pension plan to provide for a post-retirement death benefit; to provide for the payment: of interest on the refund of employee contributions at termination or early death following retirement to define an accrued benefit for vesting purposes
Ord. 656
9/6/1994
Amending certain provisions of the Pension Plans applicable to the employees of said Borough; and to Provide for application of the Pension Plans to join the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs Master Plan and Trust
Ord. 663
--/--/1994
Providing for the establishment of programs of Property Tax Relief pursuant to the First and Second Class County Property Tax Relief Act, Act 146 of 1988 and the Allegheny Regional Asset District Law, Act 77 of 1993
Ord. 664
12/14/1994
Providing for the establishment of programs of Property Tax Relief pursuant to the First and Second Class County Property Tax Relief Act, Act 146 of 1988 and the Allegheny Regional Asset District Law, Act 77 of 1993
Ord. 669
9/19/1995
Adopting a real estate tax abatement program pursuant to the Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance Act; defining the area of the Borough in which the program will apply; providing rules and regulations for the implementation of the program and repealing inconsistent ordinances
Ord. 688
10/13/1998
Authorizing the Borough to join with other local government units as a settlor of the Pennsylvania Local Government Investment Trust for the purpose of purchasing shares of the Trust, and authorizing certain Borough officials to sign necessary documents to give effect to the ordinance
Ord. 698
1/30/2001
Prescribing the compensation for the elected tax collector
Ord. 713
8/17/2004
Authorizing the Borough to enter into an Intergovernmental Cooperation Agreement by and between any or all of the municipalities of the Township of Aleppo, the Borough of Avalon, the Borough of Bell Acres, the Borough of Bellevue, the Borough of Ben Avon, the Borough of Edgeworth, the Borough of Emsworth, the Borough of Glenfield, the Borough of Haysville, the Township of Kilbuck, the Borough of Leet, the Borough of Leetsdale, the Borough of Osborne, the Borough of Sewickley and the Quaker Valley Council of Governments, regarding the establishment of the Quaker Valley Council of Governments Municipal Appeals Board
Ord. 716
12/14/2004
Approving a contract for police services with the Township of Kilbuck and authorizing Borough officials to execute and deliver the contract
Ord. 717
2/15/2005
Amending Ord. 528 - the Street Crew Pension Ordinance - to permit certain offset in the benefit for social security payments
Ord. 724
2/21/2006
Amending Ord. 528 - the Street Crew Pension Ordinance - to repeal any offset in the pension benefit for social security payments
Ord. 726
5/16/2006
Adopting the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs Master Retirement Trust, effective as of February 1, 2006
Ord. 729
3/27/2007
Approving the rescission of that certain agreement for law enforcement services between the Borough and Kilbuck Township effective as of march 31, 2007
Ord. 743
1/19/2010
Authorizing an agreement with the Ben Avon Volunteer Fire Company for Multi-Year Capital Expenditure Funding
Ord. 766
5/20/2014
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement for selecting and retaining a professional services company to prepare and update the Borough's Comprehensive Plan
Ord. 768
8/19/2014
Authorizing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement for selecting and retaining a professional services company to prepare a Multimunicipal Comprehensive Plan
Ord. 774
1/19/2016
Establishing the compensation for the Office of Tax Collector for the remainder of the term which has been vacated
Ord. 775
3/1/2016
Establishing the compensation for the Office of Tax Collector for the remainder of the term which has been vacated