NOTICE TO RESIDENTS OF WEST BRADFORD TOWNSHIP: The West Bradford Township Agricultural Area Security District shall be reopened by the Board of Supervisors of West Bradford Township from March 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017. All interested residents who wish to have their property considered for admission into the West Bradford Township Agricultural Security Area should submit to the Township an application for admission or modification to the West Bradford Township Agricultural Security Area on or before, March 31, 2017, which will then be considered by the Board of Supervisors. Applications for admission or modification may be obtained at the West Bradford Township Municipal Building at 1385 Campus Dr., Downingtown, PA.
PLEASE NOTE: Embreeville Redevelopment Zoning Hearing #395 scheduled for February 1, 2017 has been continued to a date uncertain. There was no hearing on February 1st. Any resumption of the hearing will be after public notice and will be posted on this website.
CONTINUED APPEAL #395: Applicant/Property: Embreeville Redevelopment, LP/TPN 50-8-9 & 50-8.9.4. Applicant filed a substantive challenge to the Zoning Ordinance that questions the validity of the Zoning Ordinance. Applicant owns property located at 1818 W. Strasburg Rd., between W. Strasburg Rd. and Embreeville Rd./Telegraph Rd. in West Bradford and Newlin Townships. The portion in West Bradford is TPN 50-8-9. Applicant is equitable owner of adjacent property located in West Bradford known as TPN 50-8-9.4. Both parcels are zoned IM-Institution/Mixed. Applicant challenges validity of Ordinance 13-06, enacted Dec. 10, 2013, which amended various provisions of the Township Code of Ordinances, Ch. 450, Zoning. Applicant also challenges entirety of the Township Code of Ordinances, Ch. 450, Zoning, and asserts Ordinance is substantively invalid because it does not meet Township’s obligation to provide its fair share of a variety of housing types to meet the anticipated demand in the area for such housing units. The substantive challenge is brought pursuant to Sec. 909.1 & 916.1(a)(2) of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code. In event Ordinance 13-06 is found invalid application challenges Township Zoning Ordinance as it existed prior Ordinance 13-06 adoption.