Wright Twp. Recognizes Frascella

Wright Township Supervisor Chairman Dan Frascella helmed his final meeting and received the thanks of his community at the December 9th meeting.

The board celebrated outgoing Supervisor Frascella’s many years of service at the end of the evening by having Supervisor Don Zampetti, who is returning for another term, present Frascella with a commemorative mantle clock inscribed, “Daniel M. Frascella In Gratitude For Your Many Years Of Dedicated Service As Wright Township Supervisor.”

The dedication was from the “Wright Township Supervisors and Secretary.” The inscription was dated, “December 2013.”

Frascella gratefully thanked the board and Secretary Joan Malkemes, advising his colleagues to “make everyone feel welcome,” to Wright Township.

Also, he thanked the supervisors and Mrs. Malkemes for all of the help he has received, “over the past 24 years… The people who show up every time.”

In other business, the board approved a resolution applying for a Local Share Gaming Grant in the amount of $710,203. The intention is to expand the municipal building by 1,677 square feet on the main floor over top of three garage bays underneath. Resolution #768 was approved unanimously upon a motion by Zampetti and a second by Supervisor Jerry Uram.

The board approved the minutes of the November meeting along with the December 2nd Budget meeting.

The 2014 fiscal blueprint shows that the township is predicting income totals for next year of $2,349,371 including balances forwarded for the year.

See Frascella page 4