Public Safety Committee
September 9, 2009
Mr. Schleigh, Chair
Visitors – None
Workers Comp Letter for Fire Police delivered for Farmers Market
Firehouse Physical Plant Issues Follow Up
Emergency Access Plan
Permission Sought to use Bucket Truck for Banners
Seeking better location for banner (away from power lines)
Need help keeping fire lanes clear in front of Ardmore School
Pennwood HS need Exit Lights & Alarm repairs
Road work needed on Baltimore Ave due to Heavy truck traffic – ruts
Contacting Bill Neil of Yeadon to see if we can get Corp grant for
Fire Siren currently being repaired (frequency issues?) – May need
lightning rod. Will seek possible digital solution.
Chief Kortan’s Updates
Hiring/Promotion Status – Swear in on 9/16/09 of Officer Doyle
School Lock-Down/Essex Ave event
Upper Darby Home Invasion Event
Business Crime Event Training w/ LBPA
12 Traffic Fine Signs Approved (To be Rotated Around Various
Promotion Exam Will be scheduled in 60-90 days
Police ready for Arts festival
Police ready for Park Day
Still pursuing Traffic Advisory Committee Info from Swarthmore
Price Quotes for Lansdowne Ave lot – Tabled
Traffic Advisory Committee _ Mr. Schleigh to obtain Swarthmore Resolution.
Board of Health Candidate Letter of Intent was reviewed. Vote to be held in
January at end of Mr. Them’s term.
Neighborhood Watch – Community Day went well. A List serve will be sent up.
County Meeting on swine Flu – Discussion of who to send. (PS President
Coleman will be attending)