UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING MINUTES OF JULY 5, 2018
Call to Order
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairman Jacqueline Fiorito followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Planning Commission members in attendance were Alex Anastas, Richard Fain, Jacqueline Fiorito, Stefan Laessig, Brandon Reed and alternate Bill Kalb. Also in attendance were John Weber, Township Engineer, Mary Lou Lowrie, P.E. of Gilmore & Associates, and Stan Seitzinger, Jr., Township Manager.
Citizens in attendance did not present comments.
Approval of Minutes
Mr. Fain moved to approve the June 6, 2018 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes. The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas. The motion carried unanimously.
Mrs. Fiorito announced that July 11, 2018 is the last date for submission of plans for review by the Township Engineer and discussion at the August 1, 2018 regular meeting.
Plans Scheduled for Discussion
1. Premier Trailer Leasing Preliminary and Final Plan
The Planning Commission reviewed and discussed the LTL Consultants waiver recommendation letter dated June 28, 2018 with Shaun Haas, P.E., representing the applicant.
Mr. Fain moved to recommend the following waivers as per the June 28, 2018 LTL Consultants waiver recommendation letter and the June 1, 2018 McMahon Associates review letter:
The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried unanimously.
2. Northgate Open Space Lot Line Adjustment
Mr. Laessig moved to recommend approval of a waiver to SALDO Section 309.1.D.1.a to eliminate the requirement to show existing features on the minor subdivision/lot line change plan for the Northgate Open Space Lot Line Adjustment. The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas and carried unanimously.
Mr. Reed moved to recommend preliminary and final approval of the Northgate Open Space Lot Line Adjustment Plan as per the Gilmore and Associates review letter dated July 3, 2018 subject to the approval of SALDO Waiver Section 309.1.D.1.a. The motion was seconded by Mr. Anastas and carried unanimously.
Current Plans Without New Activity
Current plans without new activity were reviewed.
1. 2030 Corning Road – Minor Subdivision – 2 Lots
It was reported that the minor subdivision review would proceed further after the upcoming zoning hearing related to the project.
1. John Larson Zoning Hearing, Lot #26, State Street
Discussion ensued. Mr. Anastas moved to recommend that Upper Hanover Township Zoning Hearing Board include a recommendation for the John Larson Zoning Hearing Application that a condition of approval include a requirement that all vehicles stored at the location must be located inside the proposed pole barn/garage. The motion was seconded by Mr. Laessig and carried unanimously.
2. Alan Zander Zoning Hearing, 2030 Corning Road
The application was reviewed. No recommendation was provided.
3. Indoor Pistol Range
Mr. Anastas reported that he was contacted by a potential applicant with an interest in creating an indoor pistol target range associated with the Powderbourne Gun Club. It was recommended that the applicant submit a zoning permit application for consideration.
B. Building Permit Report and Escrow Report
The monthly reports were entered into the record.
C. Regional Planning Commission Report
A meeting was not held in the month of June.
D. Next Planning Commission Meeting
The next Planning Commission meeting is scheduled for August 1, 2018.
Mr. Anastas moved to adjourn the meeting at 8:12 p.m. The motion was seconded by Mr. Fain and carried unanimously.
Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.