Notice

Notice is hereby given that the Conestoga Valley Building Code Board of Appeals, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, on November 20, 2019 at 4:00 PM, prevailing time,at the East Lampeter Township Municipal Building, 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602 will hold a public hearing to hear the Appeal of Lancaster Host, LLC, 2300 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602, East Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania from the determination of the East Lampeter Township Building Code Official in which Lancaster Host, LLC  requests that the Board determine that the provisions of the code do not fully apply or in the alternative that the Board grant a variance from the requirements of 2009 IBC, Section 603.1.1.1.3 which requires fire retardant shingles, plywood sheathing and wood blocking because certain compensatory features are being offered which are suggested would provide for an equivalent degree of protection; or,  in the alternative  that the non-fire retardant plywood and wood blocking  will be removed and replaced with fire retardant materials.

NIKOLAUS & HOHENADEL LLP

Board Solicitor

Board of Supervisors – Notice-Stormwater Fee Meeting

EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the East Lampeter Township Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 beginning at 7:00 pm at the Township offices located at 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA  17602. The purpose of the meeting will be to present and discuss a Stormwater Fee program for East Lampeter Township. All interested persons are welcome to attend. Anyone requiring special accommodations should contact the Township office so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Ralph M. Hutchison

Township Manager

Board of Supervisors – Notice

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of the Township of East Lampeter, Lancaster County, will conduct a public hearing and consider adoption of the ordinance summarized below at a regular public meeting on Monday, September 16, 2019, at 7:30 P.M. at the Township Office, 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The following is the title and a summary of the ordinance:


AN ORDINANCE OF EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP,
LANCASTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING
EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP SEWER ORDINANCE NO.
171 OF 1995, AS AMENDED, BY INCORPORATING, AS IF
FULLY SET FORTH AT LENGTH, CERTAIN PORTIONS
OF THE ADMINISTRATION ORDINANCE NO. 21-2017 OF
THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LANCASTER,
LANCASTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA PERTAINING
TO DISCHARGE INTO THE CITY SEWER SYSTEM.

The ordinance amends the previously adopted East Lampeter Township Sewer Ordinance in accordance with the Agreement between the Township and the City of Lancaster, dated August 1, 1983, providing for the discharge and treatment of Township sewage at the City of Lancaster’s facilities. This ordinance incorporates, as if fully set forth at length, certain portions of Administration Ordinance No. 21-2017 of the City Council of the City of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, which amended and rewrote Chapter 249 of the Code of the City of Lancaster—Sewers, and provides that any inconsistent provisions of the Township Ordinance are amended and restated to the extent that such provisions are inconsistent with the
City of Lancaster Administrative Ordinance No. 21-2017. Section 1 adopts Article I – “Sewer System Regulations,” and Article III, Section 249-29 – “Schedule of Rates” of City of Lancaster Administration Ordinance No. 21-2017. Section 2 provides for the repeal of inconsistent Township Ordinances and regulations. Section 3 provides for the continuing legal force and
effect of all other Township Ordinances regarding the subject matter, including, without limitation Township Ordinance No. 205. Section 4 establishes the severability of invalid or illegal provisions. Section 5 establishes the effective date of the Ordinance.

Following the hearing, the Board will consider the adoption of the ordinance described above. The full text of the ordinance may be examined at the Township office during regular business hours. Copies may be obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof. However, because no person may be in the office at the time of desired examination, it is recommended that any person desiring to examine the ordinance call the Township Office (Telephone No. 717-393-1567) for an appointment. Persons with disabilities who require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to observe or participate should contact the Township Office at least five days before the above date to discuss how your needs may be best accommodated.


The public is cordially invited to attend the hearing.


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE
TOWNSHIP OF EAST LAMPETER
Susan P. Peipher, Esquire
Solicitor

Utility Billing

  • SEWER BILLS ARE DELIVERED QUARTERLY THE 1ST WEEK OF JANUARY, APRIL, JULY AND OCTOBER
    • EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP BILLS IN ARREARS, SO YOUR SEWER BILL SERVICE PERIOD COVERS THE PREVIOUS 3 MONTHS
  • YOUR DUE DATE IS ALWAYS THE LAST DAY OF THE BILLING MONTH (1/30, 4/30, 7/31, 10/31)

               **POSTMARK DATES ARE ACCEPTED**

  • STREET LIGHTS ARE BILLED YEARLY IN FEBRUARY. YOUR PAYMENT IS DUE FEBRUARY 28TH

             **POSTMARK DATES ARE ACCEPTED**

  • IF YOU DON’T RECEIVE YOUR POSTCARD OR HAVE LOST IT – CALL THE TOWNSHIP OFFICE TO CONFIRM YOUR BALANCE
    • IF YOU DO NOT REMIT A BARCODE WITH YOUR PAYMENT, PLEASE WRITE YOUR ACCOUNT ID(S) OR THE PROPERTY ADDRESS ON THE ‘MEMO’ LINE.
  • PAYMENTS ARE NEVER ACCEPTED OVER THE PHONE. *E-PAYMENTS (CHECK & CARD) ARE ACCEPTED ON THE TOWNSHIP WEBSITE: WWW.EASTLAMPETERTOWNSHIP.ORG

               *FEE APPLIES

  • DID YOU KNOW WE HAVE A DROP BOX?  IF YOU ARE ATTEMPTING TO DROP OFF PAYMENTS AFTER OFFICE HOURS, THERE IS A DROP BOX LOCATED JUST OUTSIDE THE TOWNSHIP DOORS. LOOK FOR THE MAIL SLOT BELOW THE DISPLAY CASE


Park Rentals

  • Park reservations for Flory Park and Community Park will be open for booking the first 2 weeks of January to ELT residents. Beginning on 1/15/19, reservations will be open to the public. Applications can be filled out at the township office or ahead of time by downloading from the township website (www.eastlampetertownship.org).
  • 2019 rates will be $65 (resident), $95 (non-resident). Payment due at booking.
  • Township offices will be closed New Year’s Day. Normal business hours: Monday through Friday, 8am-4pm.

Zoning Hearing Board – Notice

NOTICE is hereby given that the East Lampeter Township Zoning Hearing Board will hold a hearing on the following application at 7:00 PM on Thursday, April 12, 2018 in the Township Municipal Building, 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602:  

* Case #2018-04 –Application of Site Enhancement Services, 6001 Nimtz Parkway, South Bend, IN 46628, requesting a variance of Article 22 Section 22230 for signage of the 2016 East Lampeter Township Zoning Ordinance, as amended for property located at 2310 Lincoln Highway East in the C-3 – Commercial Zoning District.  The applicant wishes to erect signage of 217 square feet total when only 200 square feet is permitted.   

* Case #2018-05 –Application of Mervin Fisher, 426 Twin Elm Road, Strasburg, PA 17579, requesting a special exception of Article 3, Section 3020.C.13 and Article 23, Section 23110 for a tourist home of the 2016 East Lampeter Township Zoning Ordinance, as amended for property located at 2562 Bachmantown Road, Ronks, PA 17572 in the AG – Agricultural Zoning District.  The applicant wishes to utilize the existing single family dwelling on the property as a tourist home.   

* Case #2018-06 –Application of Destiny Builders and Management LLC c/o Raul Patel, 3738 Kennel Avenue, Columbia, PA 17512, requesting variances of Article 9, Section 9030.B.5, Article 22, Sections 22070.A.1, 22070.A.4, 22240.B.3 for the proposed redevelopment of six properties as a hotel and retail facility of the 2016 East Lampeter Township Zoning Ordinance, as amended for property located at 2141 and 2151 Lincoln Highway East and 30 Harvest Road in the C-2 Commercial and R-3 Residential Zoning Districts.  The applicant requests a variance of the rear yard setback within the C-2 zoning district, placement of a wall within the utility and storm drainage easements, wall within the front yard in excess of six (6) feet in height, and reduction of the rear yard setback for a dumpster. 

 

Tara Hitchens

Zoning Officer

 

Zoning Hearing Board – Notice

NOTICE is hereby given that the East Lampeter Township Zoning Hearing Board will hold a hearing on the following application at 7:00 PM on Thursday, March 8, 2018 in the Township Municipal Building, 2250 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602:  

* Case #2018-02 –Application of Lance Fox, 110 Hartman Bridge Road, Ronks, PA 17572, requesting a special exception of Article 3, Section 3020.C.13 and Article 23, Section 23110 for a tourist home of the 2016 East Lampeter Township Zoning Ordinance, as amended for property located at 110 Hartman Bridge Road in the AG – Agricultural Zoning District.  The applicant wishes to utilize a previously approved dwelling on the property as a tourist home.   

* Case #2018-03 – Application of Melvin A. Lapp, 441 Mount Sidney Road, Lancaster, PA 17602, requesting a special exception of Article 24, Section 24030.C for substitution of a non-conforming use of the 2016 East Lampeter Township Zoning Ordinance, as amended for property located at 441 Mount Sidney Road in the VR – Village Residential Zoning District.  The applicant wishes to substitute a non-conforming use on the property with a coffee shop use. 

Tara Hitchens

Zoning Officer