When: West Lampeter supervisors assembly, Sept. 14.
What occurred: The board agreed to ask engineering firms Wallace Montgomery and ELA Group Inc. to the October supervisors assembly in an effort to current a abstract of proposals to the board and the general public. The 2 firms are bidding for a contract to be the marketing consultant for the township’s complete plan.
Background: In keeping with Amanda Hickman, the township’s director of neighborhood improvement, a complete plan dictates how land is zoned and it additionally guides township planning initiatives. The township’s present complete plan was developed and finalized in 2003.
Supervisors’ ideas: The board was divided on which firm to make use of as a contractor. Some supervisors leaned towards Wallace Montgomery due to the corporate’s well-researched plan and attainable contemporary perspective. Others leaned in direction of ELA Group as a result of the agency has a detailed working relationship with the township and its land planners are accustomed to the township’s format.
Why it issues: Residents could have the chance to listen to from each firms and provides direct enter to the supervisors. Hickman stated residents drive the imaginative and prescient for the township and that the township wants their involvement to make sure the general public’s wants and objectives are represented within the complete plan.
Additionally: The board authorised a request to rezone a 2-acre portion of land at 2419 Willow Road Pike from workplace expertise residential to industrial freeway so Charles F. Snyder Funeral Houses and Crematory can redevelop the land as a funeral dwelling.