Notice of Public Meeting and Zoning Hearing

The Zoning Hearing Board of Straban Township will hold a public meeting to conduct a zoning hearing on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 commencing at 7:00 p.m. at the Straban Township Municipal Building, 1745 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, PA, to consider the following application:

A Zoning Hearing Application, dated April 9, 2020 and filed on April 13, 2020 by Brian J. Redding and Patrick E. Redding, relative to certain real property owned by Brian J. Redding and Patrick E. Redding, described by the Applicants as real property located at 1925 York Road, Gettysburg, Straban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, identified by Adams County Tax Parcel ID No. 38H12-0039—000. The real property, which is the subject of the zoning hearing, is zoned and located within an Economic Development – EC-1 Zoning District, as established by the Straban Township Zoning Ordinance. The subject real property is currently used as two single-family dwellings which are a nonconforming use in the EC-1 Zone, and the third structure being a storage building. The Applicants are requesting the grant of a special exception pursuant to section 140-26.B of the Zoning Ordinance for an extension/enlargement of the existing nonconforming use. The Applicants are also seeking variance relief from section 140-26(B)(4)(a)(1) of the Zoning Ordinance which limits the expansion of the nonconforming use to 50% of the original area. The existing residential structures, comprising the nonconforming use of the Applicants’ real property, contain the aggregate area of 1,150 square feet, and the new structures, comprising the proposed extension/enlargement of the nonconforming use of the property, will contain the aggregate area of 3,000 square feet.