East Marlborough Township
Minutes of November 29, 2016
Cuyler Walker, chairman called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m. in the township building. Additional Commissioners present: Charles Streitwieser, Jane Donze, Mary Nell Ferry, and Pat Montague. There was a quorum present. Also in attendance was Laurie Prysock, Township Manager.
- Public Comment Period
Members from the public present but no comments presented.
- Minutes of November 1, 2016
Motion to approve minutes of the November 1, 2016 Planning Meeting as submitted by Daniele Whittaker, Secretary. Motion approved.
- Longwood Land Development – Car Wash- Represented by Ed Henry
Applicants came before the Commissioners to review the Preliminary/Final Land Development Plans for the proposed automated car wash located at Onix Drive. Letters from both the TPD and Vandemark and Lynch had been submitted with several comments and recommendations. There was a lengthy discussion of the comments from Jim Hatfield, Township Engineer. At this time the Commissioners are in agreement that it is appropriate to ask applicant to address all the issues outlined in Jim Hatfield’s letter and then come back to the Commissioners prior to a Preliminary/Final Review.
- Garnet QL- Represented by John Jaros
Applicant was not present for meeting.
- Landhope Farms – Represented by Mike Bucklin
Applicant is seeking to replace and increase the number of fuel dispensaries from 5 to 10 at the property at 101 East Street Road. The intent of the applicant is to keep up with the current standards of similar business. There are no plans to sub-divide and the applicant is not building on the site. Commissioners have suggested an analysis of the possible impact on the internal traffic circulation for the site be reviewed. The applicant may be able to proceed by obtaining a building permit or a land disturbance permit, however; the Commissioners are recommending that the applicant communicate with the Township Engineer and Traffic Consultants for recommendations and guidance on how to address any issues they may have.
Adjournment 8:43 p.m.
Daniele Whittaker, Secretary