Planning & Zoning



Notice is hereby given that the ZONING HEARING BOARD will meet in B 504 (5th Floor), 10 E. Church Street, Bethlehem, PA, on Wednesday, December 8, 2004 at 7:00 PM, for the purpose of hearing the following appeals.


1. 725 Broadway
Appeal of Alianza de Iglesias Apostolicas for a Special Exception per Articles 1325.07, and 1308.02.c. which refers to 1304.02.c.2, to establish a church on the premises. Applicant is also seeking a Variance to 1308.04, which references Article 1319.01.a.14 and 1325.06 for relief of required off-street parking spaces; required: 9 spaces, proposed: 0 spaces.
Record Lot – 16.64’ x 90 irregular R-M Residential Zoning District

2. 3045-3057 Linden Street
Appeal of East Penn Bank for a use variance to construct a bank on the property. (Articles 1325.06 and 1304.02.a.)
Record Lot – 2.25 acres R-R Residential Zoning District

3. 238 W. Goepp Street
Appeal of Silk Mill Realty, LLC for a dimensional variance to Section 1322.04.f.5.I and 1325.06 for relief of the setback from parking spaces and access drives to multifamily dwellings (required: 15’; proposed: 12’)
Record Lot – 2.109 Acres R-T Residential Zoning District

4. 3410-3412 Linden Street
Appeal of Joseph O. Negrao for a Special Exception per Article 1305.02.c. referring to 1304.02.c.6, 1325.08.j. & k and 1325.07 to operate a Residential Treatment Facility (Personal Care Assistance Facility).
Record Lot – 42,258 Sq. Ft. R-S Residential Zoning District

5. 2342 Easton Avenue
Appeal of Dac Minh Do for a Special Exception per Article 1323.07 and 1325.07 to convert a non-conforming use to another non-conforming use. The applicants are proposing to change the premises from a hair salon to a Sushi Bar Japanese Restaurant.
Record Lot – 18,178 Sq. Ft. R-G Residential Zoning District

All persons interested or those desiring to protest against the allowance thereof may appear and be heard. Plans for the above appeals are on file for public inspection in the Zoning Office, 10 E. Church Street, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania during regular business hours: 8:00 Am to 4:30 PM weekdays.