Subdivisions and new land development plans must be approved by the South Union Township Planning Commission. Subdivisions and new land development plans must be submitted at least two weeks before the meeting date.
2023 meetings will be held the first Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m. with the exception of the January and September meetings. January's meeting will be held Tuesday, January 3rd. September's meeting will be held Tuesday, September 5th.
Harry Joseph became of member of the Planning Commission in 2021. Attended and graduated from California University of Pennsylvania and West Virginia University. Professional work experience includes teaching at Carmichaels and Uniontown Area School District. From 1989 to 2005, Mr. Jospeh worked for Laurel Highlands School District as Vice-Principal and Principal. Previous member of the St. George Maronite Catholic Church Council. Currently serving on the Fayette County Housing Authority Board of Directors and the Fayette County Mental Health Advisory Board.
William Dicenzo became of member of the Planning Commission in 2021. William is the owner of Blast Off Cleaning Equipment and Blast Off Fire and Safety which sells new pressure washers, fire extinguishers, and steam cleaners. His company also does on-site and in-home repairs.
David Hughes became of member of the Planning Commission in 2022.
Courtney Schiffbauer became of member of the Planning Commission in 2021. Married to husband Matt, and has 3 dogs. Courtney is a lifelong resident of South Union Township and has worked for South Union Township Sewage for 15 years. Courtney has played a role in aiding the Supervisors to develop community activities within the Township, such as The Tails on the Trail Dog Park, The Haunted Trail of Treats, and various Market Day Events. Courtney is appreciative of the opportunity to serve the community.
Robert Madison became a member of the Planning Commission in 2022
Jason Scott became a member of the Planning Commission in 2011. Married to wife Jessica, has 3 children – Kaleb, Emma, and Carson. 1995 graduate of Laurel Highlands High School, employed at the family business, Selier Excavating, since 1994. Appointed to the South Union Township Board of Supervisors in December 2013.
Mickey Houck became a member of the Planning Commission in 2016.
Michael George became a member of the Planning Commission in 2020. President of MountainCreek Properties Management and MountainCreek Solutions. As president of MountainCreek, Michael has developed multiple buildings in Fayette County. Micheal oversees the management of 130+ residential units and 20+ commercial units in South Union Township. Micheal also serves as a board member of the Uniontown Downtown Business District and Fay-Penn.
Jillian Swaney became a member of the Planning Commission in 2020. Married to Brett and has 3 wonderful children. Jillian works alongside her husband at his business, Pine Hollow Mechanical, Inc., and stays busy in the Commerical HVAC & Plumbing Industry. She enjoys spending time with her family, the great outdoors, crafting, and traveling to new places to enjoy every experience there is to be had. Jillian is honored to serve on the South Union Township Planning Commission.
If you have questions about land development in South Union Township, please call the Township office at 724-438-5480 or send us a message.