Revealed June 07. 2021 11:49AM
A Bowmanstown man addressed borough council on Tuesday with considerations about using expertise, in addition to public remark guidelines.
Fred Kleintop, from Meadowcrest Manor, instructed council that he just lately listened to the minutes from a earlier borough council assembly.
“Horrible expertise,” Kleintop stated.
Mayor Zach Snyder stated he beforehand instructed the borough look to livestream its conferences.
Council President William Ravert stated borough code states they solely should have minutes of conferences.
Councilwoman Kara Scott stated she understood the priority.
“I agree that we have to have extra transparency,” Scott stated. “I feel (the conferences) ought to be (livestreamed) on our web site.”
In an unrelated matter, Kleintop requested that per taxpayers’ rights, whether or not they are often shut out of the general public remark portion of a council assembly.
Ravert stated the best way council’s conferences are run provides residents the chance to remark in the beginning of the assembly.
“The coverage is guests can be given 20 minutes to precise their considerations,” he stated.
Snyder instructed Kleintop that he, in addition to any borough residents, can attend committee conferences as effectively.