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Newtown Township Zoning Hearing Board Issues Official Provco (Wawa) Decision

Newtown Township Zoning Hearing Board Issues Official Provco (Wawa) Decision | Newtown News of Interest | Scoop.it

The Newtown Township Zoning Hearing Board (ZHB) issued its official written decision regarding the Application of Provco Pineville Acquisitions, LLC to build a Wawa super store at the intersection of the Newtown Bypass and Lower Silver Lake Road in Newtown.

The decision grants the applicant’s request for a special exception to operate a Motor Vehicle Fueling and Convenience Store, but denies the applicant’s requests for all variances (number of fueling stations and sign relief). The ZHB voted 3-2 on September 20, 2021, to deny the variances (read “Breaking News: Wawa's Request for Zoning Variances Denied!”).

All parties have 30 days from November 4, 2021 to file an appeal to the Court of Common Pleas from the Decision. I fully expect Provco to do so.

 

More details, including "Findings of Fact", witness testimony synopsis, and the decision on each variance request...

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