UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING MINUTES OF DECEMBER 4, 2019

 

 

 

Call to Order

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Vice-Chairman Alexander Anastas followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

Roll Call

 

Planning Commission members in attendance were Alex Anastas, Richard Fain, William Kalb and Stefan Laessig. Also in attendance were John Weber, Township Engineer and Stan Seitzinger, Jr., Township Manager.

 

Mr. Anastas noted that Bill Kalb will participate as a full voting member at the meeting and for the continuation of any subject at future meetings.

 

Citizen Comments

 

Citizens in attendance did not present comments.

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Mr. Laessig moved to approve the October 2, 2019 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes. The motion was seconded by Mr. Fain and carried affirmatively.

 

Announcements

 

Mr. Anastas announced that December 11, 2019 is the last date for submission of plans for review by the Township Engineer and discussion at the Thursday, January 2, 2020 regular meeting.

 

Old Business

 

Plans Scheduled for Discussion

 

There were not any plans scheduled for discussion.

 

Current Plans Without New Activity

 

Current plans without new activity were reviewed.

 

New Business

 

New business was not presented.

 

Monthly Reports

 

A. Zoning

 

1. Barry Alan Moore, Moore Energy LLC Conditional Use Hearing December 10, 2019

 

Mr. Moore presented information concerning the requested conditional use related to the installation of rooftop solar panels. Discussion ensued. The Planning Commission did not recommend an action for or against the requested conditional use.

 

2. John and Elsa Finn and Patricia Conrad Zoning Hearing December 18, 2019

 

Elsa Finn and Patricia Conrad presented information concerning their requested variance. The Planning Commission did not provide a recommendation for or against the requested variance.

 

3. Digital Sign Ordinance

 

Further research will be conducted on the measurement of the highest lighting level allowed in the ordinance. The ordinance was tabled for further review.

 

B. Building Permit Report and Escrow Report

 

The monthly reports were entered into the record.

 

C. Regional Planning Commission Report

 

The Regional Planning Commission did not meet in November.

 

D. Next Planning Commission Meeting

 

The next Planning Commission meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 2, 2020.

 

Adjournment

 

Mr. Laessig moved to adjourn the meeting at 8:22 p.m. The motion was seconded by Mr. Kalb and carried affirmatively.

 

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.

Township Manager