Zoning Hearing – March 15, 2018

The Straban Township, Adams County, PA, Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 15, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Straban Township Municipal Building, 1745 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, PA, to consider the following:

A Zoning Hearing Application, which was filed on January 29, 2018 by the Applicant Jeremy Forbes relative to real property located at 1496 New Chester Road (Lot 3), New Oxford, in Straban Township and identified as Adams County Tax Map Parcel No. 38I09-0039—000. The real property, which is the subject of the zoning hearing, is zoned and located in a Residential Low Density District (R-1) as established by the Straban Township Zoning Ordinance. The Applicant is requesting a hearing on an appeal from the determination of the Zoning Officer of Straban Township to not grant a zoning permit to the Applicant to construct a single-family detached dwelling on Applicant’s real property. The Applicant contends that his real property meets the requirements of Section 140-30.B.(4) of the Zoning Ordinance for a minimum front yard setback exception for a lot located on a built-up street.