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1721 Valley Forge Road P.O. Box 767
Worcester PA 19490

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Active Zoning Hearing Board Applications

The following Zoning Hearing Board Applications are active and will be heard at the indicated hearing (subject to change).

Please note that a completed application must be received by the Township no later than the last business day of the month to be scheduled for a ZHB hearing on the following month.

June 27, 2017 - Hearing

  • 17-05: Continuation from May Hearing: 1715 Hollow Rd in the AGR-Agricultural Zoning District, seek a variance from §150-177.A(3) of the Zoning Ordinance to allow an encroachment of a swimming pool and filtration units into a setback. 
  • 17-06: 3223 Germantown Pike, in the R-100 Zoning District, seek variances from multiple sections of the Township Code to demolish and reconstruct a bar/restaurant.

May 23, 2017 - Hearing

  • 17-05: 1715 Hollow Rd in the AGR-Agricultural Zoning District, seek a variance from §150-177.A(3) of the Zoning Ordinance to allow an encroachment of a swimming pool and filtration units into a setback. 

*Application will continue to June 27 hearing.


April 18, 2017 Hearing - *Note Date Change

  • 17-01: 1152 Valley Forge Rd in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a variance from §150-11 of the Zoning Ordinance to allow two (2) residential dwelling units in the existing barn on the property, in addition to the two (2) existing nonconforming dwelling units in the farmhouse, for a total of four (4) dwelling units on the property.
  • 17-04: 1875 Steiger Rd in the AGR-Agricultural Zoning District, seek a variance from §150-181.C of the Zoning Ordinance to allow an encroachment of a deck under roof into a rear yard setback.

March 21, 2017 Hearing - *Note Date Change

  • 17-02: 1012 Windy Hill Road in the R-100 Zoning District.  Seeks a variance pursuant to Township Code Section 150-69.C(1) and 150-177.A(2), so to locate a detached garage in a side yard.
  • 17-03: 2581 Skippack Pike in the LPD Zoning District.  Seek a special exception pursuant to Township Code Section 150-163, so to change an existing and legal non-conforming Manufacturing use to a Storage or Warehousing use

February 28, 2017 Hearing

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.


January 24, 2017 Hearing

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.


December 27, 2016 Hearing

  • 16-10: 2131 Bethel Road in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a Variance from §150-12.B(2) to allow a lot along a secondary collector street with a lot width less than 250’ at the street line. Continuance from November.
  • 16-11: 3070 Mill Road in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking  variances from §150-13.A(3)(a) and §150-162.1 to allow expansion of a non-conforming structure, a dwelling, in a side yard. The Applicants also request a vested right determination.

November 22, 2016 Hearing

  • 16-08: 3033 Fisher Road in the R-175 Zoning District.  Seeking a Variance from §150-177.A(3) to allow pool outside of a rear yard.
  • 16-09: 1884 Keyser Road in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a Variance from §150-181.C to allow an encroachment of a roofed porch into a required yard.
  • 16-10: 2131 Bethel Road in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a Variance from §150-12.B(2) to allow a lot along a secondary collector street with a lot width less than 250’ at the street line.  

October 25, 2016 Hearing

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.


September 27, 2016 Hearing:

  • 16-06: 2705 Applewood Drive in the AGR Zoning District.   Seeking a Variance from §150-181.C to allow an encroachment of a roofed patio, and a portion of an unroofed patio, within a setback.
  • 16-07: 1879 Cassel Road in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a variance from §150-177.A(3) to allow an encroachment of a pool within a setback.

August 2, 2016 Hearing:

  • 16-05: 3389 Saddlewood Court in the LPD Zoning District.  Seeking a variance from Section 150-177.A(3) to allow a pool and pool equipment within a setback. 

June 28, 2016 Hearing:

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.


May 24, 2016 Hearing:

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.

April 26, 2016 Hearing 

  • 16-04: 3044 Germantown Pike in the AGR Zoning District.  Seeking a special exception to Section 150-166: Expansion of a non-conforming use to construct a 2,100 square foot addition and a variance from Section 150-11 D(4): Relief from impervious coverage requirements due to the new addition. 

March 22, 2016 Hearing

Hearing cancelled due to no applications.


February 23, 2016 Hearing

  • 16-02: 2934 Township Line Road in the R-175 Zoning District. Seeking a special exception pursuant to §150-9.A., definition of “Family” to permit as a family a single housekeeping unit that includes four persons not related by blood, marriage or legal adoption.
  • 16-03: 1890 Blattner Road in the AGR Zoning District. Seeking a variance from section §150-181.C, to construct a roof over a patio/deck that encroaches a rear yard set back.  

January 26, 2016 Hearing

  • 15-03: 2959 Potshop Road in the R-175 Zoning District. Seeking relief to permit a garage built within the front and side yard set backs.
  • 16-01: 2110 Wentz Church Road in the LPD Zoning District. Seeking relief for the expansion of an existing, non-conforming stucture on the property.