NOTICE is hereby given that the Manheim Township Board of Commissioners will convene a public hearing on Tuesday, September 26, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. at the Manheim Township Municipal Building, 1840 Municipal Drive, Lancaster, Pennsylvania to consider the adoption of a text amendment to the Zoning Ordinance of Manheim Township. At the conclusion of the public hearing or at a subsequent public meeting held within 60 days of the date of the second publication of this advertisement, the Board shall consider enacting and, if appropriate, will take a vote on adopting and enacting proposed Ordinance 2023-13, the caption of which is as follows: AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MANHEIM, LANCASTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, TO AMEND ARTICLE 16 OF THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF MANHEIM TOWNSHIP 2014, AS AMENDED TO EXEMPT CERTAIN TYPES OF EXISTING INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE INDUSTRIAL 2 ZONING DISTRICT FROM THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE T-ZONE OVERLAY AREAS. A brief summary of the proposed ordinance is set forth below. SECTION 1 amends Article 16 of the zoning ordinance that governs uses within the Township's Industrial 2 Zoning District by adding a new subsection 3 to Section 1604 to establish criteria for exempting existing industrial lots from complying with the additional zoning requirements found in the T-Zone overlay districts set forth in Article 24 of the Zoning Ordinance. The proposed ordinance includes an authorization, repealer and severability provision as well as an effective date provision. A copy of the proposed ordinance may be examined or copied in the office of the Township Secretary at 1840 Municipal Drive, Lancaster, Pennsylvania on regular business days between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. A copy of the Ordinance also may be examined without charge at the offices of this newspaper (LNP) and at the Lancaster County Law Library located at 50 N. Duke Street, Lancaster, PA 17602. If you wish to attend the hearing and are a person with a disability requiring an auxiliary aide, service, or other accommodation, please contact the Manheim Township Office (717) 569-6408 to discuss how the Township can best accommodate your needs.
Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP
Solicitor for the Township of Manheim