Zoning Hearing Board – November 29, 2023

The Zoning Hearing Board of Straban Township will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, November 29, 2023, commencing at 7:00 p.m., at the Straban Township Municipal Building, 1745 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, PA, for the purpose of conducting a zoning hearing to consider the following application:

A Zoning Hearing Application, dated and filed on October 4, 2023 by Agricultural Commodities, Inc., relative to certain real property located at 1609 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, Straban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, and further identified as Adams County Tax Parcel ID No: 38H11-0044—000. The real property, which is the subject of the zoning hearing, is zoned and located within the Economic Development Intense District (EC-2), as established and designated pursuant to section 140-6.A. of the Straban Township Zoning Ordinance. The Applicant is proposing the location, construction and use of an auxiliary parking area on the subject real property to provide safe and convenient employee parking for the Applicant’s office building and facilities associated with its agribusiness use of certain adjacent real property located at 1585 Granite Station Road, Gettysburg, Straban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, and further identified as Adams County Tax Parcel ID No. 38H11-0045—000. The Applicant is requesting the grant of a dimensional variance from the minimum front setback requirement of 150 feet to enable the location, construction and use of the proposed employee parking area a minimum distance of 143 feet from the street line of Granite Station Road (T-486).