Zoning Hearing

  • Municipal Meetings

The Lower Paxton Township Zoning Hearing Board will meet on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Lower Paxton Township Municipal Building,
425 Prince Street Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to hear testimony and/or act upon the following applications for variances or special exception.

Docket SE18-05. 
Application of Baptist Fellowship Church of PO Box 60492, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17103,
to extend a previously granted special exception allowing the erection of a place of worship in an R-1 Residential zoning district at the property known as 830 Page Road, Lower Paxton Township.

Docket SE18-06. 
Application of James D. Cooper of 6119 Locust Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112,
for a special exception to conduct a major home occupation in an R-2 Residential neighborhood in a shed at the rear of the property known as 6119 Locust Street, Lower Paxton Township. 
The applicant proposes to operate a nano-brewery on the premises.

Docket No. 1416. 
Application of MRC Signs of 145 Railroad Drive, Suite C, Warminster, Pennsylvania 18974,
for variance from sign requirements for a proposed freestanding business sign on the property known as 6325 Chelton Avenue, Lower Paxton Township, in a Business Campus zoning district. 
The property is owned by Posh Properties No. 39 Paxton LLC of 2216 Willow Park Road, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020.

Docket No. 1417.
Application of Jon Miller of PO Box 2185, Santa Maria, California 93457,
for a use variance to convert the existing property at 5154 Irene Drive, Lower Paxton Township, into a two-family residence in an R-1 zoning district.

Frequently Called Numbers

Main Switchboard
717-657-5600
Police Administration
717-657-5656
Public Works Department - Jeff Kline
717-657-5615
Sewer Department - William Weaver
717-657-5617
Parks and Recreation - Terry Bauknight
717-657-5635
Friendship Center - Rachelle Scott
717-657-5635
Supervisors Voicemail
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Planning & Zoning - Amanda Zerbe
717-657-5600
Codes Enforcement - Nick Gehret
717-657-5600
Communications - Leigh Ann M. Urban
717-657-5600

Office Hours

Municipal Center (Administration, Community Development, & Sewer)
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department Records Office
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Public Works Department
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sanitary Sewer Operations
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Friendship Center and the Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Thursday -  5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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