UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION

 REGULAR MEETING MINUTES OF FEBRUARY 5, 2020

 

Call to Order

 

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairman Brandon Reed followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

 

Roll Call

 

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

 

Citizen Comments

 

Citizens in attendance did not present comments.

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Mr. Kalb moved to approve the January 2, 2020 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes.  The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas and carried unanimously.

 

Announcements

 

Mr. Reed announced that February 12, 2020 is the last date for submission of plans for review by the Township Engineer and discussion at the March 4, 2020 regular meeting.

 

Chairman Reed reported that the 537 Sewage Facilities Plan update will be discussed at the Board of Supervisors workshop meeting of February 10, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.

 

Old Business

 

Old business was not presented.

 

Current Plans Without New Activity

 

Current plans without new activity were reviewed.

 

New Business

 

Chairman Reed requested that staff review the conditional use and zoning hearing applications to consider possible updates.

 

Monthly Reports

 

A. Zoning

1.  Ordinance #2020-01, Electronic Signage

 

Manager Seitzinger reported that the Ordinance was scheduled for a public hearing at the Board of Supervisors meeting of February 11, 2020.

 

2. Anthony Noland Zoning Hearing, February 25, 2020

 

The Planning Commission reviewed and discussed the zoning hearing application with Anthony Noland and did not provide a recommendation for or against the application.

 

3. Ben Kemmerer Conditional Use Hearing, March 10, 2020

 

 The Planning Commission reviewed the application and did not provide a recommendation for or against the application.

 

4. William Chrisman Conditional Use Hearing, February 11, 2020

 

Stefan Laessig indicated that he will recuse himself from any recommendation on the application.

 

The Planning Commission reviewed and discussed the application and did not provide a recommendation for or against the application.

 

5. Five K, LLC Zoning Hearing, February 25, 2020

 

The Planning Commission reviewed the application and did not provide a recommendation for or against the application.

 

B.  Building Permit Report and Escrow Report

 

The monthly reports were entered into the record.

 

C.  Regional Planning Commission Report

 

Mr. Anastas provided an update on the most recent Regional Planning Commission meeting. Mr. Anastas reported that he was selected as the Vice-Chairman of the Regional Planning Commission for 2020.

 

Adjournment

 

Mr. Fain moved to adjourn the meeting at 7:55 p.m.  The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried unanimously.  

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

                                                                        Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.

                                                                        Township Manager