Public Notices

Conditional Use Hearing

The North Newton Township Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at the North Newton Township Park Community Room, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg, PA. The purpose of the hearing is to consider the following:

  • Conditional Use Application No. 2021-02; Applicant, Merlin Zimmerman, is applying for a conditional use to operate an incidental business, specifically a masonry business, on property located at the intersection of West Hatchery & Fish Hatchery roads, Newville (Parcel #30-08-0595-070), in the Agricultural Zoning District under Section 300-18C. of the North Newton Township Code.

Agricultural Security Area (ASA) Proposal

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the North Newton Township Board of Supervisors, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania that:

The following proposal for additions to the agricultural security area (ASA) within the Township have been filed with the Board of Supervisors pursuant to the provisions of the Agricultural Area Security Law (Act of June 30, 1981, P.L. 128, No. 43 and all revisions to this statute).

Proposal for additions as amended by:

  • Keith L. Weaver & Wilma J. Weaver, 68.56 acres tax parcel no. 30-09-0513-001 Lot 1 located at the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Red Shed Road and 32.15 acres tax parcel 30-09-0513-055 Lot 2 located along Fish Hatchery Road.

The proposal is on file at the Municipal Building, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg, PA  17257 for public inspection.  Arrangements to inspect the proposals may be made by contacting the Township Secretary at (717) 776-7665.

Any municipality whose territory encompasses the proposed areas, or any landowner who owns land proposed to be included with the ASAs, or any landowner with lands adjacent to or near the proposed ASAs who wishes such lands to be included or not included therein, may propose modifications or objections to the proposed ASAs.

Proposed modifications or objections to the proposed ASAs may be filed with the North Newton Township Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission within 15 days of this published notice by mailing such modifications/objections in writing to: North Newton Township Board of Supervisors, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg, PA  17257.

The proposed ASAs and any accompanying modifications/objections will be reviewed by the North Newton Township Agricultural Security Area Board on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. and by the Planning Commission on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. followed by a public hearing during the Board of Supervisors’ regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.  All meetings will be held at the Municipal Building, 528 Oakville Road, Shippensburg, PA  17257.

Adv. NVTS 04-07-2021