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Saturday, July 27, 2013

Township looking for a new zoning officer. Accepting letters of interest until August 2nd.

Komar told Thomas that the township would look into pursuing theft charges against Angelo and Whipkey.

Whipkey cited personal reasons when he resigned in the midst of his re-election campaign, township officials said.

The supervisors had not previously disclosed the circumstances surrounding his resignation.

On Thursday, Komar and Supervisor Albert Shadron voted to fire Angelo. Grover Binkey voted no and said officials should wait until an audit is completed.

The zoning office will be closed until further notice, and letters of interest for the zoning officer position will be accepted through Aug. 2.

Komar said major zoning issues are on hold until further notice, but “any existing permits or applications that are in the process, we'll do whatever we can to facilitate them within our legal rights.”

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