Zoning Hearing Board – October 29, 2020

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING AND ZONING HEARING

The Zoning Hearing Board of Straban Township will hold a public meeting to conduct two zoning hearings on Thursday, October 29, 2020 commencing at 7:00 p.m. at the Straban Township Municipal Building, 1745 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, PA, to consider the following applications:

1. A Zoning Hearing Application, dated and filed on September 9, 2020 by Lobar Properties, LLC, relative to certain real property owned by SP Gettysburg Associates, LLC, located at 1750 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, Straban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania (identified by Adams County Tax Parcel ID No. 38H11-0036H—000). The real property, which is the subject of the zoning hearing, is zoned and located within an Economic Development – Intense District (EC-2), as established by the Straban Township Zoning Ordinance. The subject real property is being proposed for the development, construction and use as a Pennsylvania State Police station and facilities. The Applicant is requesting the grant of a special exception pursuant to section 140-21A.(2) of the Zoning Ordinance for the construction and use of a communications tower accessory to state police station facilities use of the subject real property.

2. A Zoning Hearing Application, dated and filed on September 9, 2020, by the Applicant, Lobar Properties, LLC, relative to the previously identified real property and the proposed Pennsylvania State Police station and facilities use of the subject real property. The Applicant is appealing the interpretation of the Straban Township Zoning Officer, as set forth in the Zoning Officer’s letter of August 26, 2020, relative to the use of the term “solid fence” in connection with a written Decision of the Zoning Hearing Board, dated November 15, 2019, which confirmed the grant of a special exception request made by the Applicant subject to the condition that a solid fence be erected along the perimeter of the subject real property.