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Meeting Name: Planning Commission Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 7/9/2019 12:15 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers
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15-3015 1--- Planning Commission ItemGreat Rock Investments LLC, 1142 Hamilton Street, design review to maintain existing 4 flat wall signs (1 @ 5.83’ x 2.67’; 1 @ 2.5’ x 6’; and 2 @ 2.5’ x 5’), non-illuminated on front of the building requested by C. Paul Garabo, at the above address. (Applicant tabled at May meeting/did not show for June meeting)denied  Action details Not available
15-3016 1--- Planning Commission ItemFegley Real Estate LLC, 911 Hamilton Street, design review to erect one (1), non-illuminated, channel letter wall sign (2’ x 17.67”) on front of building requested by Edward Sulzman, at the above address. (Tabled at previous meeting)approved  Action details Not available
15-3029 1--- Planning Commission ItemScott & Marcy Knappenberger, 539 Hamilton Street, design review to remove existing glass door unit and install glass store front (9.5 ft. x 18.29 ft.) and install awning (5.16 ft. x 20.16 ft.) with lettering (.83 ft. x 6 ft.), at front requested by Pencor Co., Inc. at the above address.approved with conditions  Action details Not available
15-3018 1--- Planning Commission Item902-924 Hamilton Street 19-1 (SP). Application of 900 Hamilton Street Associates LP to convert vacant hotel into 120 dwelling units. Section 1327 of the Zoning Ordinance provides the Planning Commission with the opportunity to review and provide comments to the Zoning Hearing Board.recommended for approval  Action details Not available
15-3019 1--- Planning Commission ItemAllentown Commerce Park, 1601 S. 12th Street, LMA-2019-00010, preliminary/final plan approval requested by Allentown Commerce Park Corp. The application proposes to construct a 154,440 sq. ft. industrial building with trailer parking.approved with conditions  Action details Not available
15-3020 1--- Planning Commission ItemCity Place, 902 W. Hamilton Street, LMA-2019-00013, preliminary/final plan approval requested by City Center Investment Corporation. The application proposes to construct a four-story apartment building to existing parcel.approved with conditions  Action details Not available
15-3037 1--- Planning Commission Item6th and Cumberland Mixed Housing Development, 1101 S. 6th Street, LMA-2019-00014 & SMA-2019-00003, sketch plan review requested by Cottage Communities. The application proposes to construct a mixed housing, 17 town/row homes and 54 apartments   Action details Not available
15-3021 1--- Planning Commission ItemAmends the Zoning Code by rezoning 1940 W. Fairview Street and 303 S. Saint Elmo Street from P (Parks District) to R-M (Medium Density Residential District) 19-3 (Z) requested by St. Elmo Development, LLC.tabled  Action details Not available
15-3038 1--- Planning Commission ItemAmends the Zoning Code, Article 1327.03.Z.4 to read “In addition to any storage area contained inside multi-family building dwelling units, there shall be provided for each dwelling unit that has a “habitable floor area” (as defined in Section 1302.01) of less than 700 square feet a minimum of 35 16 square feet of storage area in a convenient location (such as a basement) where personal belongings and effects may be stored without constituting a fire hazard and where the belongings and effects may be kept locked and separated from belongings of other occupants.” 19-4(Z) requested by Davison & McCarthy Professional Corporation for City Center Investment Corporation.forwarded without recommendation  Action details Not available
15-3027 1--- Planning Commission ItemAmends the Zoning Code, Article 1301-1331 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Allentown, Re: Defining various types of land uses relating to small-scale alcoholic beverage manufacture and dispensing, and allowing such uses in certain Zoning Districts with regulations, as well as, relaxing off-street parking requirements for restaurants and banquet facilities. 19-5(Z) requested by the Bureau of Planning and Zoning.withdrawn  Action details Not available
15-3026 1--- Planning Commission ItemRequest of the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Allentown for a recommendation for the reuse of the following properties certified as blighted pursuant to the Urban Redevelopment Law (Section 1712.1) entitled Blighted Property Removal. 233 Ridge Avenue 820 N 5th Street 1031 S 7th Street 219.5 N 2nd Street 820 1/2 N. 5th Street 231 N. Law Street 540 Hamilton Street 523 N. Jordon Street 1218 W Gordon St 821-823 Jackson Street 443 Harrison Street 1018 Zieglers Court 802 Walnut Street 240 E Maple Street 120 W Susquehanna St 323 9th Street 214-218 E. Cumberland St 409 N Penn Street 202 N 7th Street 776 Benton Street 508-1/2 N 2nd Street 334 N Church Street 822 N 5th Street 420 W. Allen Street 642 N 2nd Street 811-813 New St (aka 917 Carrot) 726 Penn St 634 N Lumber Street 431 Washington Street 1104 Walnut St 235 N Law Street 1503 Chew Streetrecommended for approval  Action details Not available