Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - Council Meeting

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PUBLIC NOTICE

There will be a Council Meeting of Upper Darby Township Council on December 15, 2021 at 7:00 P.M. local time in the Council Meeting Room # 202 of the Municipal Building, 100 Garrett Road, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. Those who wish to speak at the Public Forum can sign in between 6:30-6:55 p.m.

The meeting will be streamed to the public at https://www.youtube.com/upperdarbytwp. The meeting can be also viewed on the Upper Darby Township Council’s Facebook page.

There will also be a Public Hearing for proposed Ordinance No. 3105. Copies of this Ordinance are available for inspection in the Clerk’s office, the Upper Darby Township Public Libraries and on the Township website www.upperdarby.org

If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the public meeting and/or public hearing, and require an auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to participate, please contact the Chief Municipal Clerk's office to discuss how the Township may best accommodate your needs at 610-734-7600.

ALL PUBLIC COMMENT WILL NOW BE IN PERSON

UPPER DARBY TOWNSHIP
DELAWARE COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA

ORDINANCE NO. 3105

AN ORDINANCE OF UPPER DARBY TOWNSHIP, DELAWARE COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, IMPOSING A REAL ESTATE TRANSFER TAX PURSUANT TO THE UPPER DARBY HOME RULE CHARTER; PROVIDING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE AND A REPEALER CLAUSE; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE

The imposition of this tax is necessitated by the need to raise additional revenue as authorized by Pennsylvania law. The proposed Ordinance will: (1) impose a total real estate transfer tax of 1.5%, 0.75% to be provided to the Township and 0.75% to be provided to Upper Darby School District; (2) generate an estimated revenue for the Township in the amount of $1,687,500; and (3) provide for an effective date and enforcement as of January 1, 2022 for calendar year 2022.

Alexis Cicchitti
Chief Municipal Clerk