Public & Legal Notices Archive

This is an archive of past Legal Notices for the City of Sharon.
Items listed here are not current and are for reference only.

Public Hearing Notice

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is a final reading of one (1) Ordinance: Amending the Codified Ordinances of the City of Sharon, Part Four, Traffic Code”, Title Four, “Public Ways”, Chapter 440, “Special Uses of Public Ways”, Section 440.09, “School Zones”. A complete copy of the proposed Ordinance can be viewed or obtained in the office of the City Clerk during normal business hours.

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING FOR A SUBSTANTIAL AMENDMENT TO CHANGE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAM YEAR FOR THE CITY OF SHARON, PA

Notice is hereby given that the City of Sharon, Mercer County, Pennsylvania will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 13 at 6:30 PM, in the Council Chambers, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146. The Sharon Municipal Building and the Council Chambers are accessible to persons with physical disabilities. If special arrangements need to be made to accommodate residents in order for them to participate in the public hearing, please call Ms. Melissa Phillips, Director, Community Development Department, City of Sharon, at (724) 983-3231 to make those arrangements, or for the hearing-impaired call 711.

The purpose of this public hearing is to present a substantial amendment regarding the City’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program year. The proposed change will be effective immediately, adjusting the program year from January 1, 2019-December 31, 2019 to October 1, 2019-September 30, 2020. All subsequent program years will operate on an October 31-September 30 schedule.

All interested residents are encouraged to attend this public hearing and they will be given the opportunity to present oral or written testimony concerning the proposed change.

All comments received by the close of business on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 will be considered by the City of Sharon prior to the City Council meeting to approve the Substantial Amendment on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

Rescheduled Workshop Meetings

Sharon City Council has rescheduled the October and November 2019 Workshop Meetings. The new meeting times will be: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 AND Wednesday, November 13, 2019. The meetings will be held at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting / Public Hearing

The Sharon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Meeting, followed by a Public Hearing on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 6:30 PM in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Blvd. Sharon, PA. The public hearing is for an appeal based on a variance in a district zoned as M-2 Medium Manufacturing, located at 40 Stewart Way. Lamar Advertising is requesting a variance relating to a provision of the zoning ordinance, Article 5: Sign Regulations, Section 504: Permitted Signs, Prohibited Signs, and Requirements for Sign Type, Numbers, Area, Dimensions, and Location to permit Lamar Advertising to add a sign to their existing lot that is larger than permitted and has a changeable copy in a district zoned M-2 Medium Manufacturing.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is final readings of two (2) Ordinances: (1) Authorizing entering into a Cooperative Intergovernmental Agreement between City of Sharon and Western Reserve Transit Authority and Trumbull County Transit Board, and; (2) Amending the Codified Ordinances - Parking on Sharpsville Avenue. A complete copy of the proposed Ordinances can be viewed or obtained in the office of the City Clerk during normal business hours.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is the final reading of two (2) Ordinances: approving editing and inclusion of certain Ordinances as part of the Codified Ordinances, and; amending the Articles of Incorporation of the City of Sharon Industrial Development Authority to extend its term an additional 50 years.

Public Hearing

TAKE NOTICE that the City of Sharon will conduct a Public Hearing pursuant to the requirements of the Pennsylvania Liquor Code at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at the Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA, on Yapping Dog, LLC’s request to transfer a restaurant liquor license from the City of Farrell to Yapping Dog, LLC’s location at 23 Chestnut Avenue, Sharon, PA 16146. City Council may consider a Resolution authorizing the request at a Special Meeting scheduled to follow the Public Hearing on September 4, 2019. All interested parties are invited to attend both meetings.

Passed Ordinance

Notice is given that on August 21, 2019 the Sharon City Council adopted an Ordinance providing for the vacating and abandoning of a public road known as Hickory Street. The Ordinance was not amended during final passage. The Ordinance was titled and can be summarized as follows:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SHARON, COUNTY OF MERCER, COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, PROVIDING FOR THE VACATING AND ABANDONING OF A PUBLIC ROAD KNOWN AS HICKORY STREET, RUNNING GENERALLY EAST AND WEST AND BEGINNING AT ITS POINT OF INTERSECTION WITH THE EAST LINE OF VINE AVENUE THENCE PROCEEDING IN AN EASTERLY DIRECTION TO ITS DEAD END AND BEING FORTY (40) FEET IN WIDTH AND FOUR HUNDRED FOURTEEN (414) FEET IN LENGTH MORE OR LESS.

Any person interested may appeal to the Court of Common Pleas of Mercer County, Pennsylvania, within thirty (30) days after final passage of this Ordinance.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is the final reading of one (1) Ordinance: Providing for the vacating and abandoning of a portion of a public street.

Planning Commission Meeting

The Sharon Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 6:00 PM in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA. The purpose of this meeting is to review and make a recommendation regarding vacating and abandoning of a public road.

Passed Ordinance 07-19

Notice is given that on July 17, 2019 the Sharon City Council adopted an Ordinance authorizing the incurrence of $355,000.00 General Obligation Non-Electoral Debt. The price bid by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Bank for the City’s Note was 2.625% fixed rate, at Par. The Ordinance was not amended during final passage. The Ordinance was titled and can be summarized as follows:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SHARON, COUNTY OF MERCER, COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, AUTHORIZING THE INCURRING OF INDEBTEDNESS BY THE CITY OF SHARON, MERCER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, BY THE ISSUANCE OF A $355,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION NOTE FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING FUNDS TO PAY FOR CORRECTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF CURBING AND SIDEWALKS AT INTERSECTIONS TO MAKE THEM ADA COMPLIANT; FIXING THE FORM, DATE, INTEREST AND MATURITY THEREOF; MAKING SALE THEREOF AT PRIVATE SALE; PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF DEBT SERVICE THEREON; AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY THEREOF; MAKING APPROPRIATIONS; FURTHER AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ADVERTISE THE ADOPTION OF THIS ORDINANCE IN THE MANNER PROVIDED BY LAW; AND FURTHER AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR APPROVAL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE UNIT DEBT ACT.

The full text of the Ordinance may be examined by any citizen in the office of the City Clerk, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM on normal business days.

Zoning Board of Appeals Reorganization Meeting & Public Hearing

The Sharon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Reorganization Meeting, followed by a Public Hearing on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 6:30 PM in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, PA. The public hearing is for an appeal based on a variance in a district zoned as C-2 Local Business, located at 428 North Sharpsville Avenue. Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union is requesting a variance relating to a provision of the zoning ordinance, Article 5: Sign Regulations, Section 504: Permitted Signs, Prohibited Signs, and Requirements for Sign Type, Numbers, Area, Dimensions, and Location to permit Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union to add a sign to their existing lot that is larger than permitted and has a changeable copy in a district zoned C-2 Local Business.

Public Hearing

Notice is given that the Council of the City of Sharon, Pennsylvania, will hold a Public Hearing on proposed amendments to the City’s Zoning Ordinance on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, beginning at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146. The proposed amendments create three (3) new zones and amend the Zoning Map to reflect the changes. A complete copy of the proposed Ordinance amendments and map can be viewed or obtained in the office of the City Clerk during normal business hours. A summary of the amending ordinance follows:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SHARON, COUNTY OF MERCER, COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY, ARTICLE 3 SECTION 302.30 TO ADD THERETO SUBSECTIONS (c), (d) AND (e) CREATING THREE NEW MIXED USE DISTRICTS FROM EXISTING COMMERCIAL AREAS; AMENDING TABLES RELATED TO SECTIONS 306.10 AND 307.10 SETTING FORTH PERMITTED USES, SPECIAL EXCEPTIONS AND LOT, YARD AND HEIGHT REGULATIONS FOR THE NEWLY CREATED DISTRICTS; DIRECTING THE AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING MAP TO REFLECT THE AMENDMENTS PROVIDED HEREIN; DIRECTING THE CITY CLERK TO PROVIDE FOR A PUBLIC HEARING AND APPROPRIATE NOTICE THEREOF.

Section 1: Amends the Zoning Ordinance to create three new districts C-1-A Central Commercial District Frame Area MU-N North Mixed Use District MU-S South Mixed Use District

Section 2: Amends tables to itemize uses permitted in the new zones

Section 3: Amends tables to itemize regulations on lot dimensions of the new zones

Section 4: Amends the Zoning Map and identifies properties affected

Section 5-6: Directs advertising, posting and submission to planning agencies

Section 7-9: Provides for severability, repeals inconsistencies, and sets an effective date

Ordinance Adoption

Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Sharon intends to adopt, at its regular July Meeting (of which this is Notice) to be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 6:30 PM at the Sharon City Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA, an Ordinance, a summary of which is as follows:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SHARON, COUNTY OF MERCER, COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, AUTHORIZING THE INCURRING OF INDEBTEDNESS BY THE CITY OF SHARON, MERCER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, BY THE ISSUANCE OF A $355,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION NOTE FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING FUNDS TO PAY FOR CORRECTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF CURBING AND SIDEWALKS AT INTERSECTIONS TO MAKE THEM ADA COMPLIANT; FIXING THE FORM, DATE, INTEREST AND MATURITY THEREOF; MAKING SALE THEREOF AT PRIVATE SALE; PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF DEBT SERVICE THEREON; AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY THEREOF; MAKING APPROPRIATIONS; FURTHER AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ADVERTISE THE ADOPTION OF THIS ORDINANCE IN THE MANNER PROVIDED BY LAW; AND FURTHER AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO SUBMIT THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR APPROVAL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE UNIT DEBT ACT.

A copy of the full proposed text of the Ordinance may be examined by any citizen in the office of the City Clerk, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM on normal business days.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 West Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is a final reading on one (1) Ordinance: Revising, Amending and Restating Chapter 829 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Sharon. A complete copy of the proposed Ordinance can be viewed or obtained in the office of the City Clerk during normal business hours.

Special Council Meeting

Sharon City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 6:30 PM, in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the meeting will be to vote on a resolution to accept the 2019 CDBG Annual Action Plan.

Council Meeting Rescheduled

The Sharon City Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 15, 2019, has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA.

CDBG Annual Action Plan

The City of Sharon is seeking citizen input for its CDBG 2019 Annual Action Plan. Public meeting dates in which citizens may share their community development needs are Wednesday, May 15 at 5:30 pm and Wednesday, May 22 at noon. Both will be in Council Chambers.

Read the 2019 Annual Action Plan here.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is the final reading of one (1) Ordinance: Providing for the vacating and abandoning of a public alley.

Public Hearing

TAKE NOTICE that the City of Sharon will conduct a Public Hearing pursuant to the requirements of the Pennsylvania Liquor Code at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the Municipal Building, on LuLu Beans, LLC’s request to transfer a restaurant liquor license from Jamestown Borough, PA, to LuLu Beans, LLC, located at 234 East State Street, Sharon, PA 16146. City Council may consider a Resolution authorizing the request at a Special Meeting scheduled to follow the Public Hearing on May 1, 2019, at the Municipal Building. All interested parties are invited to attend both meetings.

Rescheduled Council Meeting

The Sharon City Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 2019, was cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday, May 1, 2019, following a Public Hearing scheduled at 6:30 PM in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is the final reading of one (1) Ordinance: Providing for the vacating and abandoning of a public alley.

Sharon Planning Commission Meeting

The Sharon Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:00 PM in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA. The purpose of this meeting is 1) Reorganization; 2) Review and make a recommendation regarding vacating and abandoning of a public alley.

Council Meeting Change

The Regular City Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 17, 2019, has been changed to Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is final readings on three (3) Ordinances: Amending Police Pension Plan Survivor Benefit and updating provisions associated with IRC; Amending Firefighters’ Pension Plan updating provisions associated with IRC; and Enacting Fire Code of 2015 with Amendments as Sharon Code.

Council Meeting Date Change

The Regular City Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 20, 2019, has been changed to Wednesday, March 27, 2019. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Public Hearing

Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing beginning at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA, to discuss issues related to parking – enforcement, metering, and solutions. The regularly scheduled Workshop Meeting will immediately follow.

Full-Time Diesel Mechanic

Qualified individuals should possess the ability to perform the following: Major and minor repair work on gas and diesel engines, as well as preventive maintenance on City vehicles (autos, light and heavy duty trucks, and small construction equipment). Inspect and troubleshoot equipment utilizing diagnostic equipment, pull codes, and wiring diagrams; ability to operate equipment to aid in troubleshooting. Download detailed information here.

Public Hearing

TAKE NOTICE that the City of Sharon will conduct a public hearing pursuant to the requirements of the Pennsylvania Liquor Code at 6:30 P.M. on February 6, 2019 at the Municipal Building, on Country Fair’s request to transfer a restaurant liquor license from Sharpsville Borough, PA, to the Country Fair located at 1459 East State Street, Sharon, PA for purpose of facilitating the retail sale of alcoholic beverages to the public. City Council may consider a resolution authorizing the request at the regularly scheduled meeting held on February 20, 2019, at 6:30 P.M. at the Municipal Building. All interest parties are invited to attend both meetings.

Special Meeting

Sharon City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, after a Public Hearing scheduled for 6:30 PM, in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the meeting will be to remove and/or appoint a City Clerk.

Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, after a Reorganization Meeting scheduled for 6:30 PM, in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the meeting will be a second and final reading of Ordinance #22-18 providing for an addendum to the contract between the City of Sharon and the Rose of Sharon Lodge #3 Fraternal Order of Police.

Full-Time Executive Assistant

City of Sharon, in Mercer County, PA is seeking an Executive Assistant who shall serve as the administrative assistant to the City Manager. Salary range is $29,000 to $35,000 per year, depending on qualifications. Generous benefits package. Residency is required within one year of appointment.

Please send your resume to rfiscus@cityofsharon.net

Part-time Code Enforcement Officer

City of Sharon, in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, is seeking a Part-Time Code Enforcement Officer, who will serve as an enforcement agent of the City’s ordinances, including but not limited to Zoning, Rental Property, Floodplain, Historic, and Property Maintenance. The successful candidate will play an essential role in ensuring success in the City’s ongoing revitalization initiatives.

Please send your resume to Code Enforcement Coordinator, David Tomko at dtomko@cityofsharon.net

Public Hearing

The Sharon City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the hearing is to have Final readings on six (6) Ordinances: PMRS Pension Plan amendment, fee change for copies of tax bills, parking ordinance change, 2019 budget approval, cable franchise agreement, millage approval; and the first reading on one (1) Ordinance: addendum to the FOP contract.

Public Hearing

The Sharon City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, after a Budget Hearing scheduled for 6:00 PM, in Council Chambers, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA. The purpose of the meeting will be to have Second reading of Ordinance #14-18 restating and defining employees exempted from the residency requirement, and the first reading on three (3) Ordinances: For Budget approval, Millage approval, and a Cable Franchise Agreement.

Zoning Board of Appeals Public Meeting

The Sharon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public meeting on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa., two (2) hearings will take place. The first hearing is for an appeal for a variance for the First Presbyterian Church 600 E State St., Sharon, PA. 16146 which is requesting a variance to permit First Presbyterian Church to change their current sign to a larger sign in a district zoned Institutional. The second appeal hearing is for a variance in a district zoned as C-2 Local Business District. Daniel Black (applicant) is the tenant of 1311 E. State St., Sharon, PA. 16146 requesting a variance to allow for an indoor commercial recreation business as a permitted use in a district zoned C-2.

Public Hearing

The City of Sharon, in accordance with Section 907 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Sharon, is hereby advertising public hearings for the proposed 2019 Operating Budget for the City of Sharon. The proposed budget totals $8,742,330.00. A copy of the budget is available at the City of Sharon and on the city’s website.

A public hearing on the Budget will be held on Wednesday November 28, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Sharon City Building. A second public hearing on the 2018 Operating Budget will be held on Wednesday December 5, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. along with the first reading of the Ordinance to adopt the Budget.

Rescheduled Regular Council Meetings

The Regular Council Meetings scheduled for Wednesday, February 14, 2018, March 14, 2018 and November 14, 2018 have been changed to Wednesday, February 21, 2018, March 21, 2018 and November 21, 2018. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Sharon Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

The Sharon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public meeting on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa., a hearing will take place for an appeal based on a variance in a district zoned as Institutional located at 600 E State St.  First Presbyterian Church is requesting a variance relating to a provision of the zoning ordinance, Article 5: Sign Regulations, Section 504: Permitted Signs, Prohibited Signs, and Requirements for Sign Type, Numbers, Area, Dimensions, and Location.  This is to permit First Presbyterian Church to redo their current sign to a larger animated sign in a district zoned Institutional.

Engineering Service Proposals

The City of Sharon will receive proposals for Professional Engineering Services in accordance with 24 CFR Part 85 regulations for the City of Sharon’s 2017 Multimodal Transportation Neighborhood Revitalization Phase II Project which is being funded by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the City of Sharon. Said proposals should be submitted to Jason Tomko, Finance Director, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Blvd, Sharon, PA 16146 no later than 12 Noon, Monday, August 20, 2018. To read the complete Request For Proposal, please click here.

Special Council Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Friday, June 29, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is to approve an ARLE Grant application.

Notice of Display of Plan and Public Hearing for the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan for the City of Sharon, Pa

Notice is hereby given that the City of Sharon, Mercer County, Pennsylvania has prepared its Annual Action Plan for FY 2018. In accordance with the regulations and requirements of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), this plan will be on public display for a period of 30 days, beginning Monday, May 21, 2018 at the following locations:

  • The Shenango Valley Community Library
    11 North Sharpsville Avenue, Sharon, PA
  • City Clerk’s Office, Sharon Municipal Building
    155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA
  • Community Development Office, Sharon Municipal Building
    155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA

These plans will be available for public inspection during normal business hours of operation. Written or oral comments will be accepted until Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Comments may be directed to Ms. Melissa Lynn Holmes, Director, Community Development Department, City of Sharon, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146, (724) 983-3230. 

A public hearing will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 6:00 PM in the City Council Chambers of the Sharon Municipal Building. The purpose of the public hearing is to present the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan the City has prepared for the use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in the amount of $601,202, which is based on FY 2018 HUD allocation of $551,202 and program income of $50,000. The FY 2018 Annual Action Plan must be submitted to HUD before June 29, 2018.

Click here to download complete details and information.

City Council Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. The meeting will be held in the council chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is for approval of a Resolution to apply for a Greenways, Trails and Recreation Planning Grant.

City Council Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 6:30 P.M prior to the Council workshop meeting. The meeting will be held in the council chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is for approval of the Community Development Rehabilitation Program changes to the Policies and Procedures.

Special Council Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 6:15 P.M prior to the Council workshop meeting. The meeting will be held in the council chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is for approving three (3) Resolutions allowing the City Manager to authorize and sign any agreements for the City of Sharon regarding Sharon Bike/Pedestrian Improvements Project, Sharon Revitalization Phase 1 Project and the Sharon Revitalization Phase 2 Project along with Resolution 21-18 for the Mercer County 2018 Hazard Mitigation Plan will be.

Street Authority Meeting

The Sharon Street Authority will hold a meeting on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa. the purpose of this meeting is to discuss the settlement agreement with Mascaro Construction Company.

City Council Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is for second reading of Ordinance 01-18 to approve the FOP Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Fire Pension Boards Meeting

The Fire Pension Boards will hold a meeting on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa.

Workshop Meeting

The Council Workshop Meeting for January will be held Wednesday January 17, 2018 starting at 6:00 p.m. prior to the Regular Council Meeting. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

2017-2018 Demolition List

Neighborhood improvement list.

2018 Budget Information

2018 Sharon City Council Meetings

The 2018 schedule for Sharon City Council Meetings for the City of Sharon shall be as follows:

Workshop Meeting

  • February 7, 2018
  • March 7, 2018
  • April 4, 2018
  • May 2, 2018
  • June 6, 2018
  • July 18, 2018
  • August 1, 2018
  • September 5, 2018
  • October 3, 2018
  • November 7, 2018
  • December 5, 2018

Reorganization Meeting

  • January 2, 2018

Regular Meeting

  • January 17, 2018
  • February 21, 2018
    (Rescheduled from February 14, 2018)
  • March 21, 2018
    (Rescheduled from March 14, 2018)
  • April 18, 2018
  • May 16, 2018
  • June 20, 2018
  • July 18, 2018
  • August 15, 2018
  • September 19, 2018
  • October 17, 2018
  • November 21, 2018
    (Rescheduled from November 14, 2018)
  • December 19, 2018

All meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building,155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 4:30 P.M. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting is to approve the 2018 Budget ordinance, the AFSME collective bargaining agreement ordinance and the 2018 tax rate ordinance.

Sharon Redevelopment Authority Meeting Schedule

The Sharon Redevelopment Authority has set its regular monthly meeting date to be the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa. The dates are as follows:

  • July 18, 2017
  • August 15, 2017 **cancelled**
  • September 19, 2017
  • October 17, 2017
  • November 21, 2017
  • December 19, 2017

Council Workshop Meeting Rescheduled

The Council Workshop Meeting scheduled for Thursday October 5, 2017 has been changed to Thursday October 19, 2017 prior to the Regular Council Meeting. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146 at 6:30 p.m.

Sharon Street Authority Meeting

The Sharon Street Authority will hold a meeting on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa. the purpose of this meeting is for approval of payment pursuant to the Industrial Sites Reuse Program Grant.

Cancellation of the August SRA Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Sharon Redevelopment Authority scheduled for Tuesday, August 15th has been canceled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 19th at 6 P.M. in City Council Chambers.

Upcoming Meeting Changes

The Council Workshop Meetings scheduled for Thursday July 6, 2017 and August 3, 2017 have been moved to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday July 20, 2017 and Thursday August 17, 2017 prior to the Regular Council meeting. The meeting will be held in Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Notice Of Sealed Bid For Sale Of Real Property

The Sharon Redevelopment Authority (the "Authority") is accepting sealed bids for the purchase of the Property commonly known as the 1260 E. State Street Professional Building. Provisions of the sale of the Property shall include: 1) Minimum acceptable bid is $145,000; 2) A certified deposit equal to ten percent of the sale price is required within three days of the award notice; 3) The purchase of the real property in “as is” condition; 4) The sale must be closed within 45 days of the award. The Authority reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Bids shall be delivered in writing signed by the bidder or an authorized representative, and enclosed in a sealed envelope addressed to “SEALED BID TO PURCHASE REAL PROPERTY,” C/O the City Manager, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, PA, 16146. Bids must be received before 4:00 p.m. on July 27, 2017, and any bid received after that time will not be considered. The bids will be publicly opened and read and by the Authority at 12 Noon, Friday, July 28, 2017 in City Council Chambers, 155. W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon, PA 16146. Prospective bidders are encouraged to attend a pre-bid conference to be held in City Council Chambers at 12 Noon on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at which time any questions concerning this matter will be publicly addressed.

Sharon Redevelopment Authority Meeting

The Sharon Redevelopment Authority will hold a meeting on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa.

Engineering Service Proposals

The City of Sharon will receive proposals for Professional Engineering Services in accordance with 24 CFR Part 85 regulations for the City of Sharon's Neighborhood Revitalization Multiomodal Transportation Project which is being funded by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the City of Sharon. Said proposals should be submitted to Janet Thomas, Community Development Department, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon , PA 16146 no later than 12:00 Noon, Monday, April 24, 2017. To read the complete RFQ, please click here.

Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6:30 P.M. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA prior to the Workshop meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to approve a Housing Rehabilitation loan for two properties.

Special Meeting

The Sharon City Council will hold a special meeting on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:45 P.M. The meeting will be held in the council chambers at 155 W Connelly Blvd, Sharon PA. The purpose of the meeting will be to have second reading on Ordinance 04-17 to make part of Linden Street a one way street.

Garbage Pick-Up & Hazardous Waste Collections

Effective February 1, 2017 Tri-County Industries will be the garbage pick-up for the City of Sharon. ECSR will begin Curbside Hazardous Waste Collections on the last Wednesday Of each month starting In April, 2017. Get more information with the links below.

 

Reorganizational Meeting

The City of Sharon will hold a Reorganizational meeting prior to the Regular Council Workshop meeting on Thursday, January 5, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd., Sharon PA.

2017 Sharon City Council Meetings

The 2017 schedule for Sharon City Council Meetings for the City of Sharon shall be as follows:

Workshop Meeting

  • January 5, 2017
  • February 2, 2017
  • March 2, 2017
  • April 6, 2017
  • May 4, 2017
  • June 1, 2017
  • July 6, 2017
  • August 3, 2017
  • September 7, 2017
  • October 5, 2017
  • November 2, 2017
  • December 7, 2017

Reorganization Meeting

  • January 5, 2017

Regular Meeting

  • January 19, 2017
  • February 16, 2017
  • March 16, 2017
  • April 20, 2017
  • May 18, 2017
  • June 15, 2017
  • July 20, 2017
  • August 17, 2017
  • September 21, 2017
  • October 19, 2017
  • November 16, 2017
  • December 21, 2017

All meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building,155 West Connelly Boulevard, Sharon, PA 16146.

Zoning Board Hearing

The Sharon Zoning Board will hold a hearing on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Sharon Municipal Building, 155 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, Pa. to consider the request of Hometown Community Rentals, Inc. for a variance to section 302,10(A) of the zoning ordinance for 973 Forker Blvd, for use as an apartment building in a residential district.