NORTHAMPTON BOROUGH ZONING HEARING BOARD

 

PUBLIC MEETING

 

DECEMBER 9, 2021

 

 

The Northampton Borough Zoning Hearing Board will hold its public meeting on Thursday, December 9, 2021, in Council Chambers, 1401 Laubach Avenue, Northampton, Pennsylvania, at 7:00 P.M. to review the following appeals:

 

  1. John Palencar, 124 West 14th Street Northampton, Pennsylvania, for the property located at 124 West 14th Street, Northampton, Pennsylvania.  This property is located on Tax Parcel No. M4NW1B-19-4 and is located in an R-3 Residential Zoning District.  Mr. Palencar has erected 35 feet 11 inches of a five-foot seven-inch high solid vinyl fence along his east side property line abutting Vienna Street and six-feet two-inches from the southeast corner of his house to the east side property line and six-feet four-inches from the southeast corner of the shed to the east side property line without obtaining a permit.

 

Mr. Palencar has filed an appeal of a legal enforcement notice dated September 16, 2021.

 

Northampton Borough Zoning Ordinance page 250:82, Article VII – Administration and Enforcement, §250-36 – Enforcement; violations and penalties, Subsection C. – Enforcement notice and §250-37 – Appeal from Zoning Officer.

 

In the alternative he is are seeking a variance to:

 

Northampton Borough Zoning Ordinance page 250:32, Article V – Supplementary Regulations, §250-18 – Accessory structures and uses, Subsection H. – Fence and wall accessory uses (1) (b) [1] Corner lot setback requirements.

All interested parties are invited to attend. The applicant must attend.

Juliann Edelman

Zoning Officer