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THE SLATE BELT MULTI-MUNICIPAL PLAN

#PLANSLATEBELT

Slate Belt communities have a rich history dating back more than 250 years, but for the first time ever 10 municipalities are partnering to build a bright future.

 

The purpose of the Slate Belt Multi-Municipal Comprehensive Plan is to enable the boroughs of Bangor, East Bangor, Pen Argyl, Roseto, Portland and Wind Gap and the Townships of Plainfield, Washington, Lower Mount Bethel and Upper Mount Bethel, to shape their collective vision for the future.

 

Each municipality has prepared its own comprehensive plan in the past and will keep their autonomy and control but planning as a region enables them to take advantage of geographic similarities and address their common priorities, while better managing an evolving development landscape.

 

The Plan Draft below is the result of three years of work by representatives and stakeholders of each community to create the first Slate Belt Multi-Municipal Plan.

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FIRST DRAFT OF GOALS, POLICIES AND ACTIONS

VIEW HERE

VISUAL PREFERENCE SURVEY

Thank you to the community who responded to the Plan Slate Belt Visual Preferences Survey.  The survey is now closed and you can view the results below.

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STEERING COMMITTEE MEETINGS

(public welcome to attend)

 

Wednesday, November 02, 2022*

This meeting can be accessed monthly via https://tinyurl.com/psbnov

or via 610-477-5793, Conference ID: 494 889 325# (Passcode: joVkQW).

 

Wednesday, December 07, 2022

 

*Virtual Meeting

SLATE BELT PLAN STEERING COMMITTEE

BOROUGH OF BANGOR

James Kresge

Stephen Reider

Marissa Donnelly

BOROUGH OF EAST BANGOR

Jason Huggan

Derek Powell

Susan Ruggiero

LOWER MOUNT BETHEL TOWNSHIP

Susan Disidore

Sandra Newman

Jennifer Smethers

BOROUGH OF PEN ARGYL

Janell Connolly

Jeffrey Fox

Robin Zmoda

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP

Stephen Hurni

Terry  Kleintop

Tom  Petrucci

BOROUGH OF PORTLAND

Hubert McHugh

Lance Prator

Stephanie Steele

BOROUGH OF ROSETO

Joe Angelini

Cathy Martino

Carl Renna

UPPER MOUNT BETHEL TOWNSHIP

David Due

David Friedman

Edward Nelson

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP

John Buck

Justin Huratiak

Robert Smith

BOROUGH OF WIND GAP

Louise Firestone

David Hess

George Hinton