Planning Commission Meeting | 7:30 PM

Notice is hereby given that the Planning Commission of South Whitehall Township will meet on Thursday December 17, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. for an agenda review, and at 7:30 p.m. for the purpose of conducting a public meeting to discuss the following, and any other business brought before the Board.  Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the meeting will be held electronically via GoToMeeting.  To access the meeting through your phone, dial 1-224-501-3412 and, when prompted, enter 757 430 189 to join the meeting.  To access the meeting though your computer, go to https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/757430189.

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3926 LIME KILN ROAD     MINOR PLAN 2020-203     REQUEST FOR PRELIMINARY/FINAL PLAN REVIEW

Click here to download the 3926 Lime Kiln Road Minor Plan Set

An application to subdivide the property located at 3926 Lime Kiln Road.  The plan proposes to subdivide the 63.9628-acre lot into: Lot 1, containing an existing single dwelling unit and four accessory buildings on a 1.2967-acre lot fronting Lime Kiln Road; Lot 2, containing an existing single dwelling unit on a 1.8415-acre lot fronting Orefield Road; and the residual Lot 3, containing 60.8226 acres fronting Orefield Road and Lapp Road.   The subject property is zoned RR-2 Rural Residential-2.  Anthony and Janel Hanna are the owners and applicants.

 

PROPOSED INDEPENDENT LIVING APARTMENTS IN LUTHER CREST     MAJOR PLAN 2020-104     REQUEST FOR PRELIMINARY/FINAL PLAN REVIEW

Click here to download the Proposed Independent Living Apartments in Luther Crest Major Plan Set

An application to further develop the property located at 800 Hausman Road.  The plan proposes the construction of a three-story 37,500 square foot addition containing 76 independent living apartments, the removal of 161 parking spaces and the addition of 82 new parking spaces, and improvements to the stormwater management system, on a 4.6-acre portion of the 43.58-acre site.  Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries is the owner and applicant.

 

PROPOSED PARKING LOT IMPROVEMENTS 798 HAUSMAN ROAD     MAJOR PLAN 2020-105     REQUEST FOR PRELIMINARY/FINAL PLAN REVIEW

Click here to download the Proposed Parking Lot Improvements 798 Hausman Road Major Plan Set

An application to further develop the property located at 798 Hausman Road.  The plan proposes the construction of a new driveway aisle and the elimination of 13 parking spaces, stormwater management improvements, and the installation of a new water line, on a 0.81-acre portion of the 6.072-acre site.  The subject property is zoned IC-1 Industrial-Commercial-1 (Special Height Limitation).  Lehigh Valley Health Network is the owner and applicant.

 

SHIA ITHNA ASHERI JAMAAT OF PENNSYLVANIA     MAJOR PLAN 2020-109     REQUEST FOR PRELIMINARY/FINAL PLAN REVIEW

Click here to download the Shia Ithna Asheri Jamaat of Pennsylvania Major Plan Set

An application to further develop the property located at 1500 Ridgeview Drive.  The plan proposes the razing of the existing 16,088 square-foot two-story Mosque and the construction of a new 26,150 square-foot three-story Mosque, reducing the existing parking lot by 13 parking spaces on the 4.2756-acre parcel.  The subject property is zoned R-3 Low Density Residential.  Shia Ithna Asheri Jamaat Of Pennsylvania is the owner and applicant.

 

PREMIER CENTER LUXURY APARTMENTS     CONDITIONAL USE 2020-601     REQUEST FOR CONDITIONAL USE REVIEW

Click here to download the Premier Center Luxury Apartments Conditional Use Plan Set

An application to further develop the property located at 1151 Bulldog Drive.  The plan proposes the demolition of the existing Park View Motel and associated buildings and the construction of: 35 townhomes (25 of which front Crackersport Road), six three- or four-story mixed buildings containing 26,780 square feet of non-residential floorspace and 360 apartments, 909 parking spaces, stormwater management facilities, and 256,435 square feet of open space , on a 0.81-acre portion of the 23.55-acre site.  The subject property is zoned HC Highway Commercial and TND-Commercial Retrofit Overlay.  The property is being developed under the TND-Commercial Retrofit Overlay District regulations.  E&B Partnership LP is the owner and applicant.

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

Gregg Adams, Planner, Community Development Department