Zoning Hearing Board

DUTIES

  • Hears and decides upon appeals to the Plains Township Zoning Ordinance, including the Zoning District Map
  • Hears and decides on requests for variances and special exceptions

ZONING HEARING BOARD MEMBERS

John Sedon IV

Kathleen Hess

Tom Kobusky

John Woloski Jr.

Gary Januszko

Alt. Audrey Serniak

Attorney Laura Macaravage – Solicitor

HEARINGS HELD:       Mon. 7:00 p.m. @ 50 2nd St Bldg (By Request)

Hearing Fees: Residential $165.00    Commercial $300.00

A   Zoning Permit Application  – is filed for the proposed use or structure. If it  does not comply with the Ordinance, it is denied. The next step is to file an appeal by completing and submitting  a

Zoning Hearing Application  After receipt of a completed Hearing application and supporting documents, legal advertisements are published (two consecutive weeks, with the hearing held a week after last publication).  The applicant presents the project to the Zoning Hearing Board for a decision.