UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING MINUTES OF JUNE 3, 2020

 

 

Call to Order

The remote Zoom meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairman Brandon Reed.

Roll Call

 

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

 

Citizen Comments

 

There were not any citizens in attendance.

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Mr. Laessig moved to approve the February 5, 2020 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes. The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas and carried unanimously.

 

Announcements

 

Mr. Reed announced that June 10, 2020 is the last date for submission of plans for review by the Township Engineer and discussion at the July 1, 2020 regular meeting.

 

Old Business

 

Act 537 Plan Update

 

T.J. Figaniak of Gilmore Associates reviewed and discussed the Act 537 Plan update for the Perkiomen study area. Discussion ensued. Mr. Kalb moved to recommend the Act 537 Plan Update for the Perkiomen Study Area for approval by the Upper Hanover Township Board of Supervisors. The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas and carried unanimously.

 

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. Craig Pedersen Zoning Hearing - June 17, 2020

 

The Planning Commission did not provide a recommendation.

 

2. Chowns Zoning Hearing July 15, 2020

 

A brief discussion ensued concerning the scheduled hearing.

 

B. Building Permit Report and Escrow Report

 

The monthly reports were entered into the record.

 

C. Regional Planning Commission Report

 

Alex Anastas provided an update.

 

D. Next Planning Commission Meeting July 1, 2020

 

The Planning Commission will determine whether to hold the July 1, 2020 meeting via Zoom or at the Municipal Building at a later date.

 

Adjournment

 

Mr. Anastas moved to adjourn the meeting at 8:58 p.m. The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried unanimously.

 

 

 

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

 

Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.

Township Manager