Notice of Zoning Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Zoning Hearing Board of the City of Pittston public hearing scheduled for Monday June 18, 2018, at 4:00 pm, at Pittston City Hall, 35 Broad Street, First Floor Conference Room, Pittston, PA 18640 to consider the following matter:

Zoning Hearing 4:00 p.m.

  1. Request of George and Diane Simko for relief of section 344-2 of the Pittston City Code regarding parking lots in the Central Business District for a property located at 206 South Main Street.

A copy of the application for a zoning permit and hearing are on file and available for public inspection during normal business hours in the Office of the City Administrator, City Hall, 35

Broad Street, Pittston. Anyone requiring special accommodations to attend the hearing should telephone the administrative offices at 570.654.0513 by 4pm on Friday prior to the hearing date. The City of Pittston does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability or family status on employment or the provision of services.

FOR THE CITY OF PITTSTON ZONING HEARING BOARD:

Harry Smith Zoning Officer City of Pittston


Members

Mr. Michael Augello, Chairman
Mr. Vernon Jones
Mr. James Serino
Mr. Charles Barone, Alternate Member
Solictitor: Mark Bufalino, Esq.


The Zoning Hearing Board conducts public hearings related to the City of Pittston Zoning Ordinance that is enforced by the Zoning Officer. The Zoning Hearing Board hears appeals from decisions of the Zoning Officer, and, after considering testimony at public hearings, can grant “variances” and “special exceptions” to requirements of the Zoning Ordinance in accordance with the provisions of the Zoning Ordinance.

The Zoning Hearing Board is comprised of three members and an alternate who participates in decisions where a board member cannot attend or recuses themselves. The Board is assisted in its functions by the Zoning Officer, the Zoning Hearing Board Solicitor, and a Standing Commissioner who takes transcriptions of all hearings.

There is a fee of $250.00 for a residential zoning hearing and $300.00 for a commercial zoning hearing. Applications for a zoning hearing may be obtained from the Administration Department at City Hall during normal business hours.


Meetings of the Zoning Hearing Board are scheduled as needed based on filed appeals:

The Pittston City Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public hearing on Monday June 18, 2018, at 4:30 pm in the first floor meeting room of Pittston City Hall 35 Broad St Pittston PA to consider the request of George and Diane Simko for relief of section 344-2 of the Pittston City Code regarding parking lots in the Central Business District for a property located at 206 South Main Street

Zoning Hearing Application