Aston Township, Delaware County PA
 

DCIU Expansion – Special Review

The Aston Township Board of Commissioners is committed to providing accurate and timely communication regarding the proposed expansion of the Delaware County Intermediate Unit’ s Aston Campus,  located on Crozerville Road.

We have established this section of the township website so that all official communication regarding the DCIU project can be arranged for easy access. The Aston Township Board of Commissioners is working diligently to ensure that all available information is made known through this venue or via official statements at these public venues.

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DCIU Conditional Use Hearing CANCELLED!

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing CANCELLED!

October 12th, 2016

The DCIU meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 13, 2016, has been cancelled as counsel for both DCIU and Aston Township are working on the precise details for an Agreement, which would be submitted for review by the boards of Aston Township and the DCIU. Additionally, the parties are discussing the design specifications for the proposed roundabout with PennDOT.

For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site.

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DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Update Statement

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Update Statement

September 26th, 2016

The last Conditional Use Hearing to consider a request by the Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) for Conditional Use Approval to allow the DCIU to expand the current use at the Delaware County Technical School property at 100 Crozerville Road, Aston, PA was held on November 9, 2015. I now have a meeting update for the month of October 2016.

There will be an Update and Informational Meeting on Monday, October 3, 2016. At the meeting, the Township Engineer will review a proposed roundabout at Birney Highway and Crozerville Road and other changes to traffic patterns in and around the Delaware County Technical School (DCTS). These are expectedread more...

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Tentatively Scheduled for Jan. 25th

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Tentatively Scheduled for Jan. 25th

December 16th, 2015

The continuation of the DCIU Conditional Use Hearing has been tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in the Aston Township Municipal Building located at 5021 Pennell Road. The meeting is open to the public. For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site.

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DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled

November 18th, 2015

The continuation of the DCIU Conditional Use Hearing has been scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2015 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in the Aston Township Municipal Building located at 5021 Pennell Road. The meeting is open to the public. For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site.

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DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled

September 12th, 2015

The continuation of the DCIU Conditional Use Hearing has been scheduled for Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in the Aston Township Municipal Building located at 5021 Pennell Road. The meeting is open to the public. For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site.

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DCIU Land Development - Conditional Use Hearing

DCIU Land Development - Conditional Use Hearing

May 11th, 2015

The Aston Township Board of Commissioners has established the following date with the Delaware County Intermediate Unit to continue public hearing for review of the conditional use as proposed in the current DCIU land development proposal.

The Conditional Use Hearing will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 beginning at 7:00 PM in the Aston Township Commissioner's Meeting Room located in the Aston Township Municipal Building at 5021 Pennell Road. This meeting will be open to the public.

We are committed to keeping you informed of all public meetings and will continue to advertise the dates, times and locations of all futureread more...

DCIU Land Development - Planning Committee Review

DCIU Land Development - Planning Committee Review

December 2nd, 2014

The DCIU has submitted revised land development plans for Township review. The Aston Township Planning Committee will hold a meeting on December 10th at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in Municipal Building to review the plans. The revised plans are available for public review in the Township Building.

No meeting date has been set for the conditional use hearing.

We are committed to keeping you informed of all public meetings and will continue to advertise the dates, times and locations of all future meetings in the Delaware County Times, Aston TV Public Access Cable Channels and on this website.

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Township Engineer  Completes Preliminary Land Development Review

Township Engineer Completes Preliminary Land Development Review

September 25th, 2014

September 23, 2014 - Aston Township Joseph Viscuso, PE, PLS of Pennoni Associates, Inc. has completed the following preliminary land development review as prepared by G.D. Houtman & Son, Inc. in connection with the referenced Aston Technical School - Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) project at 100 Crozerville Road.

This matter will not be considered before the Township planning commission until the applicant responds to the township engineer’s review comments and those comments are reviewed by the township engineer. Due to the fact that there remains unresolved issues to be addressed by the applicant, the October New Construction Committee meeting has been cancelled.

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Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled for October 28, 2014

Conditional Use Hearing Scheduled for October 28, 2014

September 1st, 2014

We have, been advised by the attorney for the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, Vincent B. Mancini & Associates,that the DCIU’s Engineer is in the process of amending revised plans submitted to the Township on February 4, 2014. These plans have not been reviewed because in February,2014, the DCIU requested that we pause all land development activities.

Mr. Mancini has confirmed that the Conditional Use Hearing will be held on October 28th at the Aston Township Community Center, 3270 Concord Road, Aston PA. beginning at 7:00 PM.read more...

DCIU Statement - Commissioner's  Meeting 7/16/2014

DCIU Statement - Commissioner's Meeting 7/16/2014

July 17th, 2014

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Visit:  BOC Special Review - DCIU Expansion page
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During the Board of Commissioners Meeting on May 21, 2014, President Stigale advised our residents that we still had not been formally presented with final plans for expansion of The Aston Campus of the Delaware County Technical School. As of today, July 16, 2014, we still have not been presented with final plans.

We have however, been advised by the attorney for the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, Vincent B. Mancini & Associates,that the DCIU's Engineer is in the process of amending revised plans submitted to the Townshipread more...

Commissioner's Statement Regarding DCIU

Commissioner's Statement Regarding DCIU

May 23rd, 2014

The residents of Aston Township, especially the adjacent neighbors, have expressed their views on the proposed expansion at the Delaware County Technical School. Your comments have come across loud and clear. We respect your views, comments and concerns and take them very seriously.

Our job as Commissioners is to serve the residents and make decisions that are beneficial to them and Aston Township. Most decisions are easy while some are difficult. We have to weigh the perceived benefit verses the estimated expense when making decisions on what is best for our community. Sometimes the best course of action is to hireread more...

DCIU Update

DCIU Update

March 11th, 2014

(update 3/11/14) At the request of the Aston Township Board of Commissioners, the Delaware County Intermediate Unit (the “DCIU”) held a public meeting on February 4th during which time they received a significant amount of constructive feedback that caused the DCIU to request a continuance of the February 19th Conditional Use Hearing to afford the DCIU ample opportunity for review and consideration.
At this time, the DCIU has again requested continuance of the Conditional Use Hearing previously scheduled for Wednesday, March 19th and all related matters. This will allow the DCIU additional time to review and consider the information received from theread more...

DCIU Request for Continuance

DCIU Request for Continuance

February 7th, 2014

At the request of the Aston Township Board of Commissioners, the Delaware County Intermediate Unit (the “DCIU”) held a public meeting on February 4th during which time they received a significant amount of constructive feedback that is currently being reviewed.

As a result, the DCIU has requested a continuance of the Conditional Use Hearing previously scheduled for Wednesday, February 19th and all related matters, including the New Construction (land development) meeting scheduled for Monday, February 10th.

This will allow the DCIU an opportunity to consider the information received from the residents before moving any further with the process.

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