Zoning Hearing Board


  • 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


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.