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Borough of Hellertown

Zoning Hearing Board

Notice is hereby given that the Zoning Hearing Board of Hellertown Borough will meet in Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 685 Main St., Hellertown, PA  18055 on Wednesday, October 19th, 2022 at 6:30 pm for the purpose of hearing the following appeals. 

ANYONE INTRESTED MAY ALSO CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK TO ATTEND:

 Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/92670655549?pwd=MURVQ3c1TjI4NE8vMUYvZ0V6YlZlZz09

Meeting ID: 926 7065 5549

Passcode: 2022

ZHB-22-02:  The appeal of PD Hellertown LLC, 60 W. Broad St. Suite 201 Bethlehem PA 18018.  Appellant seeks a height variance of 5 feet under section 450-17(E) Said relief would allow for a total height of 45 feet whereas 40 feet is permitted under the ordinance.  The subject property is located at 1770 Main St. Hellertown, PA.  Parcel ID Q7 5 3 0715, in the Highway Commercial Zoning District.

  The above listed appeal may be reviewed by contacting the Zoning officer at

610-838-7041 

 Kris Russo Zoning Officer

 

 

 

Hellertown Borough

 Council Vacancy

Hellertown Borough Council seeks a registered voter and resident of the Borough of Hellertown to fill a vacant seat on Council.  For additional information on the role of Councillor, please contact any Hellertown Borough Councilman or the Borough Manager.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest by September 28, 2022 by 4:00 pm to c.hartranft@hellertownborough.org  .  Interested candidates must be available to interview with Borough Council on October 3, 2022 at 7:00 pm.

 

Budget Meeting Notice

The Borough Council of the Borough of Hellertown will meet on the following dates to review and discuss the proposed 2023 budget.  Meetings will be held in person at 685 Main Street, Hellertown, PA  and via zoom.

October 3, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – Police & Fire

October 10, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – Public Works, Parks, Liquid Fuels, Sanitation (ZOOM)

October 17, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – Admin, Insurance & Revenue, Library

October 24, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – Revenue & Capital (ZOOM)

November 1, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – if needed (ZOOM)

November 7, 2022– Preliminary Budget approval

December 5, 2022 – Final Budget approval

 

Borough of Hellertown

The Borough of Hellertown is pleased to announce the new Hometown Hero banners have been hung. We are honored to memorialize and commemorate your loved one’s service to our country! You can find the location list below

Hometown Hero Location List.

 

On behalf of the Borough of Hellertown, the Township of Lower Saucon, and the Saucon Valley School District, please find a link https://arcg.is/9iDe5 to the public review draft of the Saucon Valley 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update upon which the partners have worked to update this year.  The partners have hosted a successful, well received joint public meeting in October 2020 and, in accordance with the PA Municipalities Planning Code (MPC), are in the process of scheduling a future Public Hearing.  Information associated with the Public Hearing will be advertised at a later date in accordance with the MPC.

Through the Saucon Valley 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update, the partners aim to expand possibilities of how their past, current and future joint planning can best serve their residents, businesses, leaders and stakeholders.  As implementation of actions continues to progress through the coming decade, the partners will keep their Plan continuously relevant through their StoryMap platform. This platform, evolving from their 2009 document, is interactive, respects social distancing, and mobile-friendly.  Thank you for the opportunity to forward the information.  In upholding the work’s 45-day public review period, please submit any comments to carolynyagle@epd-pgh.com on or prior to January 9, 2021.