Public Participation Task Force

6:00 pm

Commission Office
The ACP Building - 8th Floor
190 N. Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106
For directions Call (215) 592-1800
Please Use Sixth Street Entrance


6:00 P.M. Networking


6:10 P.M. Welcome and Meeting Overview… James Hopkins, PPTF Chair


6:15 P.M. Managing Municipal Infrastructure in Cheltenham Township, PA… David Cohen, AICP, DVRPC PPTF Member

Like many older inner ring suburbs, Cheltenham Township has older infrastructure, which often times has not been adequately maintained or upgraded and sometimes is past its life expectancy. The presentation will focus on Cheltenham Township's Sanitary Sewer Facilities - Act 537 Plan, which is a regional plan; and the Cheltenham Township School District's efforts to upgrade their facilities.

6:45 P.M. Overview of DVRPC Environmental Planning Programs…Christopher Linn, AICP, Manager, DVRPC Office of Environmental Planning

Mr. Linn will present plans and programs of the Environmental Planning Office, which includes regional and municipal open space planning, natural resources management tools, and greenway planning.

7:15 P.M. Committee Business and Upcoming Outreach and Events

  • 2014 PPTF Chair and Vice Chair Appointment
  • 2014 PPTF Meeting Agenda Development
  • Winter Forum Planning
  • Federal Certification Public Participation Evaluation

7:25 P.M. One Minute Reports from PPTF members


7:35 P.M. Public Comments and Questions


7:50 P.M. Meeting End