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Borough of Macungie

Established Nov 13, 1857

Lehigh County, Pennsylvania

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Zoning Hearing Board

Commissioners

Term Expires - 3 Years

John Horner Jr.

3/31/2019

Ronald Karboski

3/31/2020

Barry Bloch

3/31/2018

Attorney John Ashcraft, Zoning Solicitor

Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer

Kenneth Nicholson

Office Hours:  Tuesday and Thursday

9:00 am to 1:00 pm or by appointment

Zoning Permits are accepted during Borough Hours of

Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Meetings are held if an application is brought before the board.

Zoning Hearing Board Application (pdf)

Meetings are held at Borough Council Chambers, Borough Hall

21 Locust Street, Macungie

 

Meeting Date

Submission Dateline

Agenda

Minutes 

 

Noon of that day

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2018

 
 

January 10

December 20, 2017

     
 

February 14

January 24

     
 

March 14

February 21

     
 

April 11

March 21

     
 

May 9

April 18

     
 

June 13

May 23

     
 

July 11

June 20

     
 

August 8

July 18

     
 

September 12

August 22

     
 

October 10

September 19

     
 

November 14

October 24

     
 

December 12

November 21

     
 

2017

 
 

June 14

May 24, 2017

No Agenda

   
 

July 12

June 21, 2017

No Agenda

   
 

August 23 rescheduled

July 19, 2017

Agenda

Minutes

 
 

September 13

August 23, 2017

No Agenda

   
 

October 11

September 20, 2017

No Agenda

   
 

November 8

October 18, 2017

     
 

December 13

November 21, 2017

     

(The Minutes are not the official record of the Macungie Borough Zoning Hearing Board. They are only intended to provide a summary of the activities of the Zoning Hearing Board. All hearings are stenographically recorded and the transcript is available at cost. The official decision of the Zoning Hearing Board is the signed “Decision“which may be obtained at Borough Hall)

The Borough Boards are frequently looking for people interested in serving.  If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, please send a letter of interest to the Borough Manager, Borough Hall, 21 Locust Street, Macungie, PA, 18062. 

DESCRIPTION OF ZONING HEARING BOARD

The Borough of Macungie Zoning Hearing Board is a quasi-judicial body comprised of three (3) members, all of whom are appointed by Borough Council and must be residents of Macungie Borough. Each Zoning Board member is compensated $15 per appeal for their services.   

The Zoning Hearing Board conducts legally binding hearings and renders decisions on appeals, variances, and special exceptions to the Borough's zoning ordinance.

The Zoning Hearing Board meets to conduct public hearings on submitted applications on the second (2nd) Wednesday of every month at 7:30 P.M. in Borough Council Chambers, Borough Hall, 21 Locust Street, Macungie, PA.

Board members are encouraged to attend education and training seminars.