Notice of Public Hearing November 15, 2017: Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Map Amendment
Posted on Tuesday October 03, 2017
The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on November 15, 2017 to hear public comment regarding the proposed comprehensive zoning ordinance and zoning map amendment. It will also consider the adoption of both the ordinance and the map at the meeting.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of Cheltenham Township, at its public meeting on November 15, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. (prevailing time) at Curtis Hall, 1250 West Church Road, Wyncote, PA 19095, will hold a public hearing to hear all public comment and will consider and possibly vote to adopt an Ordinance amending Chapter 295, "Zoning," of the Codified Ordinances of Cheltenham Township in its entirety and amending the Cheltenham Township Zoning Map.

The Board of Commissioners will consider an Ordinance repealing and replacing Chapter 295, "Zoning," of the Cheltenham Township Code of Ordinances in its entirety, with certain noted exceptions, and the Cheltenham Township Zoning Map to establish the following: Article I: Legislative Intent; Article II: Zoning District Classifications; Article III: Definitions; Article IV: Use Regulations; Article V: R1 Residential Districts; Article VI: R2 Residential Districts; Article VII: R3 Residential Districts; Article VIII: R4 Residential Districts; Article IX: M1 Multifamily Districts: Article X: M2 Multifamily Districts; Article XI: C1 Commercial Districts; Article XII: C2 Commercial Districts; Article XIII: MU1 Mixed Use Districts; Article XIV: MU2 Mixed Use Districts; Article XV: MU3 Mixed Use Districts; Article XVI: LI Light Industrial Districts; Article XVII: (Reserved); Article XVIII: Historical Architectural Review Overlay District; Article XIX: Floodplain Conservation Overlay District; Article XX: Riparian Corridor Overlay District; Article XXI: Steep Slope Conservation Overlay District; Article XXII: (Reserved); Article XXIII: Parking and Loading; Article XXIV: Signs; Article XXV: Nonconforming Structures, Uses and Lots; Article XXVI: General Regulations; Article XXVII: Administration; Article XXVIII: Cheltenham Township Zoning Hearing Board; Article XXIX: Violations, Remedies and Changes; Article XXX: Amendments; Article XXXI: OPAS Off Premises-Advertising Sign Overlay District; and Article XXXII: Wireless Supports and Communications Facilities.

Copies of the full text of the proposed ordinance and zoning map are provided at the link above or in its Document Center > Resolutions and Ordinances > Ordinances Under Consideration. They are also available for examination during normal businesses hours at the offices of the Times Chronicle, 307 Derstine Avenue, Lansdale, PA 19446, the Montgomery County Law Library, Court House, Norristown, PA 19401, and the Cheltenham Township Administration Building, 8230 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027, where a copy of the proposed ordinance and zoning map may be obtained at the last named location for a charge not greater than the cost thereof.


Bryan T. Havir
Township Manager
Cheltenham Township   ~   8230 Old York Road   ~   Elkins Park, PA 19027
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