Tyche Well Pad & Associated Pipeline

On November 9, 2023, the Board of Supervisors of the Township of West Deer commenced a public hearing at West Deer VFC #1 located at 1520 Saxonburg Blvd., Tarentum, PA 15084, to consider an application for conditional use approval for Gas and Oil Production and Associated Pipelines filed by the Applicant, Olympus Energy, LLC, for the property identified in the Application as 201 Bairdford Road (Block and Lot No. 1835-G-216). The applicant proposes to construct a well pad for operation of a Deep Well at the subject property.

The hearing resumed and concluded on November 14, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. at West Deer VFC #1 located at 1520 Saxonburg Blvd., Tarentum, PA 15084. A copy of the application and related materials may be examined without charge (or copies obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof to the Township) at the West Deer Township Office, 109 East Union Road, Cheswick, PA 15024, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Copies of exhibits submitted by the parties as well as submissions from the public are accessible at links here:
Applicant's proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - Crooks proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - D. DeValeria proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - J. DeValeria proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - Martine proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - Smith proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE
Objector - Stoehr proposed Findings of Fact: CLICK HERE

On December 20, 2023 the Board of Supervisors rendered their decision, granting approval of the conditional use application and land development plan for the Tyche well pad and associated pipeline. To read the Findings of Facts and Conclusions of Law CLICK HERE. The Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law are also available for public inspection at the municipal building, 109 East Union Road.

Applicant Exhibits
Exhibit A (Available for viewing at Township building)
Exhibit B
Exhibit C
Exhibit D
Exhibit E
Exhibit F
Exhibit G
Exhibit H

Objector Exhibits
Austin Exhibit
Exhibit 1

Cousley Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Exhibit 2

CROWD Exhibits

Exhibit 1
Exhibit 2
Exhibit 3

Mitsch Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Exhibit 2
Exhibit 3

Township Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Exhibit 2
Exhibit 3
Exhibit 4