Zoning Hearing – October 19, 2016

The Straban Township, Adams County, PA, Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public hearing on October 19, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in the Straban Municipal Building, 1745 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, to consider the following:

An application by Members 1st Federal Credit Union – regarding property located at 991 and 1005 York Road in Straban Township. The property is located in the EC-1 zoning district established by the Straban Township zoning ordinance and is at the intersection of York Road (S.R. 0030) and Natural Springs Road.

The Applicant requests two variances in respect to a proposed financial institution with drive-through facilities to be constructed on the property. The variance requests are as follows:

A. According to the application, the zoning Ordinance requires doors open to the public on the primary façades of the proposed building. Applicant requests a variance to permit use of the proposed drive through facility with a lesser number of doors open to the public than required by Section 140 – 12 E (2) of the Ordinance.
B. According to applicants, section 140 – 19 B (5) of the zoning Ordinance limits drive through facilities for banks or other financial institutions to the side or rear faces of the building. Applicant requests a variance to permit the proposed drive through facilities to be located on the front face of the building as its faces Natural Springs Road.

All those wishing to be heard on the application must appear at hearing at the aforesaid time and place.