Zoning Hearing Board

Franklin Township Zoning Hearing Board
   Bill Finch
   Connie Chiasson   Member                                                   
   Dave Francis   Member                              
   Nancy Chromey
   Jack Nystrom   Alternate
   William P. Lincke, Esq.
Information about the Zoning Hearing Board
  • Membership on the Zoning Hearing Board is voluntary
  • The Board consists of three members and two alternates
  • Candidates are appointed to the Zoning Hearing Board by the Board of Supervisors for a renewable term of three years
  • The primary purpose of the Zoning Hearing Board is to ensure the fair and equitable application of the Zoning Ordinance.  The Board has jurisdiction to hear and decide the following, but is not limited to:
    • Applications for Variances
    • Applications for Special Exceptions
    • Procedural challenges to the Zoning Ordinance
    • Appeals from the determination of the Zoning Officer
  • The Zoning Hearing Board meets on an as needed basis
  • Please check the Website for upcoming meeting information
The Gourmet’s Delight plan before the ZHB has been withdrawn and the January meeting is cancelled.