UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING MINUTES OF JUNE 5, 2019

 

 

 

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, Jacqueline Fiorito, Stefan Laessig and Brandon Reed. Also in attendance were John Weber, Township Engineer, Chad Dixson, McMahon Associates and Stan Seitzinger, Jr., Township Manager.

 

Citizen Comments

 

Greg Foster of County Line Road presented information concerning a proposed concept plan for a high density development in Washington Township in the vicinity of Schwenkfelder Road/County Line Road.

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Mr. Anastas moved to approve the May 1, 2019 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes. The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried affirmatively with Mr. Anastas, Mr. Fain, Mr. Laessig and Mr. Reed voting yes and with Mrs. Fiorito abstaining from the vote.

 

Announcements

 

Mr. Reed announced that June 12, 2019 is the last date for submission of plans for review by the Township Engineer and discussion at the July 3, 2019 regular meeting.

 

Old Business

 

Plans Scheduled for Discussion

 

1. Gillespie Electric Building Addition Land Development Plan

 

Mr. Weber indicated that the only outstanding item was the approval of an erosion and sedimentation control plan by the Montgomery County Conservation District. Discussion ensued.

 

Mrs. Fiorito moved to recommend preliminary and final approval of the Gillespie Electric Building Addition Land Development Plan prepared by Urwiler and & Walter, Inc. plan dated March 5, 2019, last revised May 13, 2019 subject to the receipt of the Montgomery County Conservation District approval of the Erosion and Sedimentation Control Plan and subject to the May 28, 2019 LTL Consultants review letter. The motion was seconded by Mr. Fain and carried unanimously.

 

Current Plans Without New Activity

 

Current plans without new activity were reviewed.

 

New Business

 

New business was not presented.

 

Monthly Reports

 

A. Zoning

 

1. Lighted and Digital Signs

 

The Planning Commission reviewed and discussed proposed Ordinance language concerning lighted and digital signs.

 

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. The June and July Regional Planning Commission meetings are canceled.

 

D. Next Planning Commission Meeting July 3, 2019

 

The July 3, 2019 Planning Commission meeting may be canceled if additional filings are not received.

 

Adjournment

 

Mrs. Fiorito moved to adjourn the meeting at 8:15 p.m. The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried unanimously.

 

 

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.

Township Manager