Planning & Zoning



Notice is hereby given that the ZONING HEARING BOARD will meet in Town Hall 10 E. Church Street, Bethlehem, PA, on Wednesday, February 23, 2005 at 7:00 PM, for the purpose of hearing the following appeals.


1. 1818 Catasauqua Road
Appeal of Tim R. Piotrowski for a variance to allow a banner on the property in conformance with Articles 1320.07 (p) and 1325.06.
Record Lot 1.8 acres R-S Residential Zoning District

2. 725 Broadway
Appeal of Juan Santana for a special exception to change a lawful non-conforming book store to a delicatessen. (Article 1323.07, 1325.07)
Record Lot – 16.64’x90’ irregular R-M Residential Zoning District

3. 3045-3057 Linden Street
Appeal of Joseph Negrao for a special exception 1304.02.c.6, 1325.08.j. & k, and 1325.07 to operate a Residential Treatment Facility. (Personal Care Assistance Facility)
Record Lot – 2.52 acres R-R Residential Zoning District

4. 306-308 Brodhead Avenue
Appeal of Fred Achey for a variance from the off street parking requirement to add a furniture repair and retail use in the building. (Article 1319.02.b., 1319.02.g., and 1325.06, required for new use – 4 spaces, proposed – 0 spaces)
Record Lot – 40.6’ x 143’ irregular C-G Commercial Zoning District

5. 808 N. New Street
Appeal of Stamatis Tsamoutalidis for a special exception to convert a single family dwelling, with a former home office to a two family unit structure. (Article 1308.02.c.1. refers to 1304.02.c.4., 1325.08.b., and 1325.07)
Record Lot – 25’x120’ R-M Residential Zoning District

6. 1 Kirkland Circle
Appeal of Presbyterian Housing & Services Corporation for a variance from the maximum building coverage to construct a fitness center for the senior housing complex. (Article 1325.06, Table A-3, Maximum allowable building coverage -20%, Proposed – 23.39%)
Record Lot – 12.96 acres RR-C Residential Retirement Complex

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.