Zoning Hearing Board

The Township’s Zoning Hearing Board hears variance and special exception requests and makes decisions on same.  Also hears challenges to validity of Zoning Ordinances.

The Zoning Hearing Board meets the third Monday of the month from March through December at 7:30 pm in the upstairs meeting room at the Township Building, located at 214 Sykes Lane. In January and February, it meets on the second Monday of the month.  All meetings are open to the public.  Agendas are available in advance of the meetings.  Meeting minutes generally are not available.

The Zoning Hearing Board has five members who are appointed by the Board of Commissioners and serve five-year terms without compensation.  The Board of Commissioners also may appoint alternative members who serve three-year terms. The Zoning Hearing Board has its own solicitor.

Zoning Hearing Board Members Term Expires
Jeffrey Sobel (Chair) 31-Dec-19
Hugh Gillespie 31-Dec-21
Robert George 31-Dec-20
Adam Fernandez 31-Dec-17
Kenneth Ezzell 31-Dec-19
Alternate Members
Marie McGuire
Christian Davis (Soliciter)
Arlene LaRosa (Court Reporter)

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

April 18, 2016

Meeting Date Agenda
January 11, 2016  January Advertisement
January 11, 2016  Continuance Notice 224 N Prov Rd.
February 8, 2016 Continuance Notice 224 N Prov Feb.
March 21, 2016 No Hearing
April 18, 2016 April Advertisement
May 16, 2016 No Hearing
June 20, 2016 Continuance 224 N Prov Rd June
July 18, 2016 Continuance 224 N Prov Rd July
August 15, 2016 August Advertisement
September 19, 2016  September Agenda
October 17, 2016  October Agenda
November 21, 2016 November Agenda
December 19, 2016 December Agenda
January 9, 2017 No Meeting
February 13, 2017  February Agenda
March 20, 2017  Continuance Notice 501 S Providence Rd