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Thursday, April 25, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners adopted Ordinance No. 1043 at its public meeting held on March 20, 2019. The proposed Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance amendments, of which this Notice is a summary, include the following: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, CHAPTER 312, OTHERWISE REFERRED TO AS THE SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE, (1) AMENDING SECTION 312-23(b), MINOR PLAN DRAWING REQUIREMENTS, TO INCLUDE THE REQUIREMENTS FOR PRELIMINARY PLAN TO INCLUDE AN INDEX SHEET, STREET ADDRESSES AND LANDSCAPING PLAN SHEET; (2) AMENDING SECTION 312-10(a), SKETCH PLAN SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS, TO INCLUDE THE REQUIREMENTS FOR PROOF OF PLAN TRANSMITTAL TO LANTA AND US POSTAL SERVICE; (3) AMENDING SECTION 312-12(b)(41) TO CORRECT AN OBSOLETE REFERENCE; (4) AMENDING SECTION 312-22 (f)(1) TO CORRECT A FORMATTING ERROR; (5) AMENDING SECTION 312-36(c)(4)(C) TO INSERT A NEW PROVISION REGARDING THE PERMITTED 0-FOOT OFFSET FOR DRIVEWAYS OPPOSITE AN INTERSECTING STREET; (6) AMENDING SECTION 312-6, GENERAL TERMS, NUMEROUS SUBSECTIONS WITHIN SECTION 312-36(d)(4), OPEN SPACE AND COMMUNITY FACILITIES, AND SECTION 312-52 DESIGN STANDARDS TO CREATE A CONSISTENT CONCEPT OF OPEN SPACE; AND PROVIDING A GENERAL REPEALER, SEVERABILITY CLAUSE, AND EFFECTIVE DATE Publication of this notice is intended to provide notification of the adoption of Ordinance No. 1043. Any person claiming a right to challenge the validity of Ordinance No. 1043 must bring a legal action within 30 days of the publication of the second notice pursuant to Section 108 of the Municipalities Planning Code ("MPC"). However, the 30 day deadline set forth in Section 1002-A of the MPC, 53 P.S. § 11002-A, remains in effect and is not extended by this notice. Copies of the full text of Ordinance No. 1043 are available to any interested party for inspection and/or copying at the South Whitehall Township Municipal Building located at 4444 Walbert Avenue, Allentown, PA 18104 during normal business hours. Joseph A. Zator II, Solicitor Apr. 24, May 1

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners adopted Ordinance No. 1044 at its public meeting held on March 20, 2019. The proposed Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance amendments, of which this Notice is a summary, include the following: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP ZONING ORDINANCE BY AMENDING THE FOLLOWING SECTIONS: (1) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(8), R-10 HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE, SECTION 350-24(c)(14), HIGHWAY COMMERCIAL-1 (SPECIAL HEIGHT LIMITATION) ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE, SECTION 350-48(d)(4)(A), (B), AND (E), DWELLING, APARTMENT BUILDING, AND SECTION 350-31(f)(4)(D)(i)(b), PROVISIONS FOR TND OVERLAY DISTRICTS, ALL TO RESTORE CONSISTENCY TO THE APARTMENT BUILDING REGULATIONS AND ADD CLARIFICATION TO THE USE OF DENSITY CREDITS; (2) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(a)(1)(E), ACCESSORY DWELLING UNIT, ATTACHED, TO CORRECT EXISTING REGULATIONS AND TO CHANGE THE MAXIMUM SIZE OF AN ACCESSORY DWELLING UNIT; (3) ADDING SECTION 350-48(c)(8), COMMUNITY MAILBOX STRUCTURE, TO THE ZONING USE SCHEDULES AND AMENDING SECTIONS 350-24(c)(1)-(17) TO ADD COMMUNITY MAILBOX STRUCTURES AS A PERMITTED USE, A NON-RESIDENTIAL ACCESSORY USE AND A RESIDENTIAL ACCESSORY USE; (4) AMENDING SECTION 350-42(d)(4)(A), DRIVEWAYS, TO BE CONSISTENT WITH THE SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE; (5) AMENDING SECTION 350-47(a), NONCONFORMING STRUCTURES, BUILDINGS, LOTS AND USES, TO RETURN CONDITIONS FOR ADDITIONS AND/OR EXTENSIONS TO A NONCONFORMING BUILDING THAT WERE INADVERTENTLY REMOVED DURING AN EARLIER ORDINANCE AMENDMENT; (6) AMENDING SECTION 350-05, DEFINITION OF TERMS, SECTION 350-46, TEMPORARY USES IN ALL DISTRICTS, SECTION 350-16, ZONING HEARING BOARD, AND SECTION 350-18, THE GRANTING OF CONDITIONAL USES, AND DELETING SECTION 350-41, CLASSIFICATIONS, DEFINITIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF USES, TO CLARIFY AND ENHANCE THE EASE OF USE OF THE ZONING ORDINANCE; (7) AMENDING SECTION 350-42(a), GENERAL PROVISIONS FOR ALL USES AND BUILDINGS, BY DELETING SUBSECTION 7, AND SECTION 350-46(a) TEMPORARY USES IN ALL DISTRICTS TO CLARIFY AND ENHANCE THE EASE OF USE OF THE ZONING ORDINANCE WITH REGARD TO TEMPORARY USES; (8) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(7), R-5 MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE, AND SECTION 350-24(c)(8), R-10 HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE, TO ALLOW FOR SMALLER MINIMUM LOT SIZES FOR TWINS, TWO-FLATS AND THREE-FLATS WITH ALLEY FRONTAGE; (9) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(o)(2)(E)(iv), OFF-STREET PARKING, TO CORRECT THE SIZE OF PARKING AREA; (10) CORRECTING THE SUBSECTION NUMBERING IN SECTION 350-48(s)(10)(E), SIGNS; (11) AMENDING SECTION 350-42(d)(1) AND SECTION 350-42(r)(1) TO CORRECT A CROSS-REFERENCE; (12) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(16), IC-1 ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE, TO RESTORE "SELF STORAGE FACILITY" AS A PRIMARY USE IN THE IC-1 ZONING DISTRICT; (13) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(1)(E)(iii), RECREATION, HIGH INTENSITY, AND SECTION 350-48(r)(2)(E)(iii), RECREATION, LOW INTENSITY, TO CLARIFY THE TEXT; (14) AMENDING SECTION 350-44(a)(2), ACCESSORY USES FOR RESIDENTIAL USES, TO CLARIFY THE MAXIMUM GROSS VEHICLE RATING; (15) AMENDING SECTION 350-05, DEFINITION OF TERMS, TO CLARIFY THE DEFINITION OF DWELLING UNIT; (16) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(16), ZONING DISTRICT SCHEDULE INDUSTRIAL-COMMERCIAL (SPECIAL HEIGHT LIMITATION) IC-1, TO CORRECT A CROSS REFERENCE IN NOTE 12; (17) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(m)(6)(E), MOTOR FREIGHT TERMINALS, AND SECTION 350-48(w)(1)(E), WAREHOUSING AND DISTRIBUTION, TO INCLUDE ADDITIONAL SPECIFIC STANDARDS FOR CONDITIONAL USE; (18) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(e)(2) TO CLARIFY THE APPLICABILITY FOR TND INNOVATION OVERLAY DISTRICTS; (19) AMENDING SECTION 350-32(j)(9)(B), STATUS OF PLAN AFTER PRELIMINARY APPROVAL, TO BE CONSISTENT WITH THE PENNSYLVANIA MUNICIPALITIES PLANNING CODE; (20) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(s)(10), SIGNS, WITH REGARD TO THE SIZE OF DRIVE-THROUGH MENU BOARDS; AND, (21) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(m)(6)(A), MOTOR FREIGHT TERMINALS, TO CORRECT THE FLOOR SPACE TO LOADING DOCK RATIO; (22) AMENDING SECTION 350-18(c)(8) TO INSERT THE PUBLIC NOTICE REQUIREMENTS FOR CONDITIONAL USE HEARINGS; (23) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(3), (7), (8) AND (15) TO UPDATE THE USES OF HOSPITAL, RETIREMENT FACILITIES, AND ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATIONS; (24) AMENDING SECTION 350-05(d), DEFINITIONS, TO DELETE AND REPLACE CERTAIN DEFINITIONS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE AND THE PUBLIC REALM; (25) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(1)-(17) TO ADD OPEN SPACE AS A PRIMARY AND ACCESSORY USE; (26) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(1)-(8) TO UPDATE THE PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND USES; (27) AMENDING SECTION 350-24(c)(4)-(8) BY DELETING RECREATION, INTENSITY; (28) AMENDING SECTION 350(c)(9)-(14), (16), AND (17) TO INSERT THE USE RECREATION, LOW INTENSITY; (29) AMEND SECTION 350-31(f)(2)(A) AND (B) TND RESIDENTIAL CLUSTER OVERLAY DISTRICT TO UPDATE TERMS RELATTED TO OPEN SPACE AND CLARIFY THE REGULATION OF OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO SALDO; (30) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(f)(2)(C)(i) RESIDENTIAL CLUSTER TO UPDATE TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE; (31) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(f)(2)(C)(ii) COTTAGE CLUSTER TO UPDATE DEFINITIONS, UPDATE AND CLARIFY TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE, CLARIFY THE REGULATION OF OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO SALDO, AND CLARIFY OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO OFF-STREET PARKING; (32) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(f)(2)(C)(iii) MOBILE HOME PARKS TO UPDATE AND CLARIFY TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE, CLARIFY THE REGULATION OF OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO SALDO, AND CLARIFY OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO OFF-STREET PARKING; (33) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(f)(3) TND COMMERCIAL RETROFIT OVERLAY DISTRICT TO UPDATE AND CLARIFY TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE AND CLARIFY THE REGULATION OF OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO SALDO; (34) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(f)(4) INDUSTRIAL RETROFIT AND INFILL OVERLAY DISTRICT TO UPDATE AND CLARIFY TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE AND CLARIFY THE REGULATION OF OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO SALDO; (35) AMENDING SECTION 350-31(g) TO UPDATE AND CLARIFY TERMS RELATED TO OPEN SPACE AND CLARIFY OPEN SPACE WITH REGARD TO OFF-STREET PARKING; (36) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(o)(8) AND (9) TO INSERT NEW OPEN SPACE REGULATIONS AND RENUMBER THE SECTION PERTAINING TO OUTDOOR STORAGE; (37) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(p)(6) TO CHANGE THE NAME OF THE USE TO PUBLIC BUILDING, CREATING A DEFINITION OF PUBLIC BUILDING, AND INCLUDING ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR PUBLIC BUILDINGS; (38) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(2) RELATING THE DEFINITION OF RECREATION, LOW INTENSITY AND WHERE SAID USE IS PERMITTED; (39) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(3) RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF RECREATION FACILITY; (40) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(4) RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF RECREATION FIELDS AND THE REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO ANCILLARY BUILDINGS OR STRUCTURES FOR RECREATION FIELDS; (41) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(5) RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF RECREATIONAL CLUBHOUSE AND THE REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO CLUBHOUSES LOCATED IN OPEN SPACE; (42) AMENDING SECTION 350-48(r)(10) RELATING TO THE ADDITIONAL USES PERMITTED AT A RETIREMENT FACILITY AND THE AREA TO BE DESIGNATED AS OPEN SPACE; AND, (43) AMENDING APPENDIX "A" TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE, ZONING DISTRICT MAP WITH INNOVATION OVERLAY DISTRICTS, TO UPDATE THE DEPICTION OF THE FLOOD PLAIN LOCATION, BASE ZONING DISTRICTS AND INNOVATION OVERLAY DISTRICTS; AND, PROVIDING FOR A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE, RETENTION OF RIGHTS TO ENFORCE CLAUSE, A REPEALER CLAUSE, AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Publication of this notice is intended to provide notification of the adoption of Ordinance No. 1044. Any person claiming a right to challenge the validity of Ordinance No. 1044 must bring a legal action within 30 days of the publication of the second notice pursuant to Section 108 of the Municipalities Planning Code ("MPC"). However, the 30 day deadline set forth in Section 1002-A of the MPC, 53 P.S. § 11002-A, remains in effect and is not extended by this notice. Copies of the full text of Ordinance No. 1044 are available to any interested party for inspection and/or copying at the South Whitehall Township Municipal Building located at 4444 Walbert Avenue, Allentown, PA 18104 during normal business hours. Joseph A. Zator II, Solicitor Apr. 24, May 1

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Whitehall will hold a public hearing at 7:00 pm on Monday, May 13, 2019, in the Public Meeting Room of the Whitehall Township Municipal Building, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA 18052 on the application of ZTT, LLC t/a J&C Crab Juicy Seafood, Whitehall, Pennsylvania, to transfer a restaurant liquor license from Marvin Olewine t/a Susie's Shady Nook, 7115 PA Route 873, Slatington, PA 18080 to 2180 MacArthur Road, Township of Whitehall, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. The public hearing is being held as a requirement of Title 47 of the Pennsylvania Statues. Interested parties are welcome to attend the hearing and/or inspect the application, which can be seen at the office of the Township Executive Secretary at 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania during the hours of 8:00AM to 4:00PM, Monday thru Friday. Apr. 24, May 1

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Township of

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Township of Whitehall is soliciting bids for: Bid No. 19-08 "REPLACEMENT ROOF ON THE WEST CATASAUQA PLAYGROUND BUILDING" until Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Bids will be opened May 16, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Contract Documents can be obtained at the Whitehall Township Municipal Building, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA 18052, fax your request to 610-437-6963 or via our website at www.whitehalltownship.org. _______________________ MARY ANN MILLER, CPPO Purchasing Agent Apr. 24, May 1

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Township of

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Township of Whitehall is soliciting bids for: Bid No. 19-09 "REPLACEMENT ROOF ON THE LEHNERT RD. BARN" until Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Bids will be opened May 16, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Contract Documents can be obtained at the Whitehall Township Municipal Building, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA 18052, fax your request to 610-437-6963 or via our website at www.whitehalltownship.org. _______________________ MARY ANN MILLER, CPPO Purchasing Agent Apr. 24, May 1

PUBLIC NOTICE REQUEST FOR BIDS MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE REQUEST FOR BIDS MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS The Bethlehem Area School District will receive sealed bids in the Business Office, 1516 Sycamore St, Bethlehem, PA 18017, no later than 1:00 PM prevailing time, Monday, May 13, 2019, at which time bids will be publicly opened. DETAILED SPECS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE BASD WEBSITE - www.beth.k12.pa.us, or by email at purchasing@basdschools.org. April 24, May 1, 8

PUBLIC NOTICE ZONING HEARING BOARD UPPER MILFORD

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Legal Adv

PUBLIC NOTICE ZONING HEARING BOARD UPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP NOTICE is hereby given that the Zoning Hearing Board will meet in the Upper Milford Township May 13, 2019 at 7:30 P.M. to hear the following appeals: ALL APPELLANTS MUST APPEAR AT THE HEARING Appeal No. 2019-05, continued from April 8, 2019 Zoning Hearing Board Meeting, Daniel & Elizabeth O'Rourke of 6501 St. Peters Rd., Macungie, PA 18062, request interpretations and/or variances to Article 3, Section 304.B.1. (Permitted uses within R-A Zoning District) and Article 4, Section 401.B.2. (Multiple Principal Uses) of the Zoning Ordinance in order to conduct /operate a restaurant/banquet hall facility at 6501 St. Peters Rd., Macungie, PA 18062. Rural Agricultural (R-A) Zoning District. Appeal No. 2019-06, Robert Rosita, Jr. of 4353 Shimerville Rd., Emmaus, PA 18049 requests a Special Exception to Article 3, Section 304.B.1.e. (Unit for Care of Relative, Accessory Use) of the Zoning Ordinance and/or an Appeal of a condition to a previous Zoning Appeal No. 1995-24 in order to allow a second dwelling unit at 4353 Shimerville Rd., Emmaus, PA18049. Rural Suburban Residential (RS-R) Zoning District. ZONING HEARING BOARD UPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP Bennett Kohler, Chairman Apr. 24, May 1