Assembly to consider cemetery fee increases
An ordinance changing the language and fee structure of cemetery services will go before the Assembly at today’s regular meeting.
The changes are both to reflect Borough incorporation and to establish fees to place an urn in one of the 320 burial niches of a new columbarium erected at the cemetery last month.
The new proposed fee for urn placement is $175, with an additional $75 charge for placements occurring on weekends or holidays. The proposed fee for burials—opening and closing a grave—would be raised from $650 for an adult and $300 for a child to $800 for any burial, regardless...