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2018.11.27 – BOC Agenda, November 27, 2018

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of South Whitehall Township will meet in the auditorium of the Springhouse Middle School located at 1200 Springhouse Road, Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday November 27, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of conducting a public meeting to discuss, review and possibly vote to approve the following:


REVIEW #2017-601


The Applicant requests that the Board of Commissioners review its requests for waivers from the requirements of the following SALDO Sections: 312-35(b)(3)(A)(vii), Vertical Grades; 312-36(e)(1)(A), Block Length; 312-35(b)(3)(A)(v), Horizontal Curves; 312-35(b)(2)(C), Private Streets; 312-35(a)(6)(E)(ii), Centerlines of Intersecting Streets; 312-35(a)(6)(E)(i), Centerlines of Intersecting Streets; and, 312-35(a)(6)(E)(ii), Centerlines of Existing Streets.  The requests for waiver are related to an application to develop the properties located at Huckleberry Road PIN 548746422139 (111.18 acres), Huckleberry Road PIN 548767544734 (4.72 acres), 2523 Huckleberry Road PIN 548767273685 (1.51 acres), 2582 Huckleberry Road PIN 548757625489 (12.10 acres) under the TND-Residential Cluster Overlay District.  The plan proposes a TND Residential Cluster development on approximately 129 acres consisting of: 69 single dwelling units, 80 age-restricted single dwelling units, 80 two-unit dwelling units, 114 age-restricted two-unit dwelling units, and a clubhouse; 176 apartment units in eleven 16-unit apartment buildings, four five-story mixed-use buildings containing 26,248 square feet of commercial space on the first floor and 174 apartments above, four one-story 5,000 square-foot commercial buildings, a community clubhouse, dog park and a village plaza; stormwater management facilities and approximately 44.09 acres of common open space, of which at least 16.78 acres is useable open space.  The TND Residential Cluster is proposed to be served by public water and sewer.  Ridge Farm Partnership and Jeras Corporation are the owners.  Kay Builders is the applicant.


All properties are located in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Copies of plans, applications and supporting documents are available for public inspection at the Township Municipal Building.

Gregg Adams

Planner, Community Development Department