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PUBLIC NOTICE FOR PUBLIC HEARING ON AND PUBLIC MEETING TO CONSIDER THE ENACTMENT OF AN AMENDMENT TO THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LOWER SWATARA, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, CHAPTER 27 (ZONING) TO REZONE CERTAIN LAND FROM THE R-U RESIDENTIAL URBAN ZONING DISTRICT AND THE IP-L INDUSTRIAL PARK LIMITED DISTRICT TO THE I-P INDUSTRIAL PARK DISTRICT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LOWER SWATARA, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE WITHIN PROPOSED ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 27 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LOWER SWATARA, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA (THE "ORDINANCE") ON MARCH 6, 2019, TO COMMENCE AT 6:00 P.M., PREVAILING TIME, AT THE LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING, 1499 SPRING GARDEN DRIVE, MIDDLETOWN, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA 17057. THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, DURING THE COURSE OF ITS REGULAR LEGISLATIVE MEETING SCHEDULED FOR THE SAME NIGHT, TO COMMENCE AT 7 P.M., PREVAILING TIME, IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING SUCH PUBLIC HEARING, AT THE LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING, 1499 SPRING GARDEN DRIVE, MIDDLETOWN, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA 17057, WILL CONSIDER FOR ADOPTION AND ENACTMENT AND, IF APPROVED BY FORMAL ACTION, ADOPT AND ENACT THE PROPOSED ORDINANCE.

The full text of the proposed ordinance is as follows:

ORDINANCE NO. _____

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LOWER SWATARA, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, NO. 448, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, CHAPTER 27, ZONING TO REZONE CERTAIN LAND FROM THE R-U RESIDENTIAL URBAN ZONING DISTRICT AND THE IP-L INDUSTRIAL PARK LIMITED DISTRICT TO THE I-P INDUSTRIAL PARK DISTRICT

AND NOW, be it ORDAINED AND ENACTED by the Board of Commissioners of Lower Swatara Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, and it is hereby ORDAINED AND ENACTED as follows:

SECTION 1. The Code of Ordinances of the Township of Lower Swatara No. 448, as amended and supplemented, Chapter 27, Zoning, Part 3, Designation of Districts, Section 27- 302, Zoning Map, shall be amended so as to rezone from the IP-L Industrial Park Limited District to the I-P Industrial Park District the properties that are located in Lower Swatara Township and identified as Dauphin County Property Identification Nos. 36-021-015, 36-023-021 and 36-023-032 and a portion of the property identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-021-014, as further described below and as depicted on Exhibit ″A″, which is attached to and made part of this Ordinance.

The area to be rezoned under this Section 1 is hereby intended and deemed to include the entire contiguous area, totaling approximately 90.9 acres, which is depicted on Exhibit ″A″ and bounded to the:

(i) North by the right-of-way of Rosedale Avenue, together with the portion of the right-of-way of Rosedale Avenue that adjoins the portion of the property identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-021-014 located to the east of the portion of such property that is located in the O-P Office-Park District that is not proposed to be rezoned by this Section 1, and that adjoins the properties identified as Dauphin County Property Identification Nos. 36-023-021 and 36-023-032, and is located to the south of the centerline of such right-of-way;

(ii) East by the right-of-way of the Airport Connector (SR 3032), together with the portion of the right-of-way of the Airport Connector that adjoins Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-023-032 and is located to the west of the centerline of such right-of-way;

(iii) South by the properties and areas identified as Dauphin County Property Identification Nos. 36-022-158, 36-022-107, 36-022-097, 36-022-158, 36-022-070, 36-022-053, 36-022-050, 36-021-006 and 36-021-016;

(iv) West by the right-of-way of the White House Lane, together with the portion of the right-of-way of the White House Lane that adjoins Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-021-014 and is located to the east of the centerline of such right-of-way; and

(v) North and northwest of the portion of the property identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-021-014 that is located in the O-P Office-Park District that is not proposed to be rezoned by this Section 1.

SECTION 2. The Code of Ordinances of the Township of Lower Swatara No. 448, as amended and supplemented, Chapter 27, Zoning, Part 3, Designation of Districts, Section 27- 302, Zoning Map, shall be amended so as to rezone from the R-U Residential-Urban District to the I-P Industrial Park District the portion of the property that is located in Lower Swatara Township and identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-023-016 that is located to the west of the centerline of the Airport Connector (SR 3032), as further described below and as depicted on Exhibit ″A″, which is attached to and made part of this Ordinance.

The area to be rezoned under this Section 2 is hereby intended and deemed to include the entire contiguous area, totaling approximately 95.7 acres, which is depicted on Exhibit ″A″ and bounded to the:

(i) North by the right-of-way of the Pennsylvania Turnpike (SR 0076), together with the portion of the right-of-way of the Pennsylvania Turnpike that adjoins Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-023-016 and is located to the south of the centerline of such right-of-way;

(ii) East by the right-of-way of the Airport Connector (SR 3032), together with the portion of the right-of-way of the Airport Connector that adjoins Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-023-016 and is located to the west of the centerline of such right-of-way;

(iii) South by the right-of-way of Rosedale Avenue, together with the portion of the right-of-way of Rosedale Avenue that adjoins Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-023-016 and is located to the north of the centerline of such right-of-way;

(iv) West by the properties and areas identified as Dauphin County Property Identification Nos. 36-018-051 and 36-18-061;

(v) South by the property identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-18-061, a distance of approximately 498.44 feet; and

(vi) West by the portion of the property identified as Dauphin County Property Identification No. 36-23-016 that is located in the R-U Residential-Urban District and is not proposed to be rezoned by this Section 2, a distance of approximately 329 feet.

SECTION 3. If any sentence, clause, section or part of this Ordinance is for any reason found to be unconstitutional, illegal or invalid, such unconstitutionality, illegality, or invalidity shall not affect or impair any of the remaining provisions, sentences, clauses, sections, or parts of this Ordinance. It is hereby declared as the intent of the Township that this Ordinance would have been adopted had such unconstitutional, illegal, or invalid sentence, clause, section, or party thereof not been included herein.

SECTION 4. All other sections, parts and provisions of The Code of Ordinances of the Township of Lower Swatara No. 448, as amended and supplemented, shall remain in full force and effect as previously enacted and amended.

SECTION 5. This Ordinance shall become effective immediately upon its enactment by the Board of Commissioners of Lower Swatara Township, County of Dauphin, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

ENACTED this ____ day of ____, 201_.

LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP

BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

By: ________________________

President

ATTEST:

_____________________________

Secretary

Copies of the proposed ordinance are available for public inspection and may be examined without charge at the Lower Swatara Township Municipal Building, 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania 17057, during Lower Swatara Township's normal business hours between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Copies of the proposed ordinance also may be obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof at the Lower Swatara Township Municipal Building.

This notice is given pursuant to Sections 609, 610 and 107 of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, 53 P.S. § 10609, 53 P.S. § 10610 and 53 P.S. § 10107, Sections 110 and 1502.1 of The First Class Township Code, 53 P.S. §§ 55110, 56502.1 and Section 709 of the Sunshine Act, 65 Pa. C.S. § 709.

Lower Swatara Township Board of Commissioners

Peter R. Henninger, Esquire

Lower Swatara Township Solicitor

339 W Governor Road, Suite 201

Hershey, PA 17033

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Posted 12/31/1969