[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Lansdowne 10-19-1976 by Ord. No. 944. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Vacant Property Review Committee — See Ch. 98.
The Lansdowne Planning Commission, hereinafter referred to as "Commission," as provided under the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, is hereby established.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 10101 et seq.
[Amended 10-6-2004 by Ord. No. 1200; 6-2-2010 by Ord. No. 1253]
There shall be five members of the Commission who shall serve without pay.
The members of the Commission shall be appointed by the Borough Council.
The term of each of the members of the Commission shall be for four years or until his successor is appointed and qualified, except that the terms of the members first appointed pursuant to this chapter shall be so fixed that no more than two shall be reappointed or replaced during any future calendar year. An appointment to fill a vacancy shall be only for the unexpired portion of the term.
The Commission shall elect a Chairman and Vice Chairman annually and make a written report to Borough Council March 1 of each year and such other reports as requested by the Council and such other reports that the Commission deems necessary.
[Amended 6-16-1999 by Ord. No. 1155]
The rights, duties, powers, size and term of the Commission shall be in compliance with the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, Act of 1988, December 21, P.L. 1329, No. 170 (53 P.S. § 10101 et seq.), as amended, and with any other Acts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania governing Planning Commissions passed subsequent to this chapter.