At last night’s meeting, the Board of Supervisors voted 5 to 0 to end the Devon Center rezoning project without adopting any changes in the existing zoning. Throughout this project, which began in January, 2019, our group of neighbors has offered constructive ideas to improve… Read More »Devon Center Project Ends
Last year the township zoning board denied one variance request of the developers, and granted another request. The developers and the neighbors filed appeals to the court in West Chester. On March 31, the neighbors filed their brief on the height variance issue (attached in… Read More »Berwyn Square Zoning Variance Update
Planning Commission to consider “rules and procedures for public comment” and participation at its April meeting.
The Planning Commission announced that it will consider a set of rules for public comment and participation at its regular meeting at the beginning of April. The Commission has a draft of the rules which it said would be available on the township website, but… Read More »Planning Commission to consider “rules and procedures for public comment” and participation at its April meeting.
There is a vacancy on the Easttown Zoning Hearing Board for a term ending December 2022 and the township is requesting anyone interested to send an application. Information is posted on the Easttown Township website. Applicants are requested to apply by March 19. The Zoning… Read More »Township looking for volunteers to serve on the Zoning Hearing Board
The Board of Supervisors will consider whether to terminate the “Devon Center” rezoning amendment project at its regular meeting on Monday, March 15th. This project began in January, 2019 with a Task Force to consider a “Vision for Devon” and any zoning amendments which might… Read More »Supervisors’ Meeting March 15th to Consider Ending Rezoning Proposals
At Monday’s Supervisors meeting, the Chair, Marc Heppe suggested that the township end the Devon rezoning project without enacting any zoning changes. He said that based on the public opposition to certain provisions, and lack of support from the area businesses, it seemed the proposed… Read More »Surprise Announcement at Board Meeting
January 5th, 7 pm—Planning Commission will hear a new application for the “Berwyn Square” project on the property currently occupied by the Handels shop and old township building. This proposal is for a 116 unit apartment building, and (approximately) 200 car parking garage, all on… Read More »Planning Commission: Berwyn Square Application Meeting
Berwyn Unit Density: In February of this year, a group of Berwyn residents who were concerned with the large apartment building projects being proposed for Berwyn filed a short petition with the township to reinstate a sensible limit on per acre unit density in Berwyn.… Read More »Update on Berwyn & Devon Zoning Issues
Easttown Township Planning Commission-Meeting on Devon Center Zoning Amendments (October 27): Link to Join
For all information on how to join the virtual meeting scheduled for October 27th at 7pm, please click the following link: Planning Commission’s Special Virtual Meeting Information
Neighbors request Supervisors to make public the “investigation” of the “Consultant’s” potential conflicts of interest.
During the Devon Center Task Force meetings in 2019, the outside planning consultant hired by the township, Lisa Thomas of Glackin Thomas Panzak, was asked if she had worked on developer Eli Kahn’s large apartment complex in Malvern. (Mr. Kahn has proposed a similar project… Read More »Neighbors request Supervisors to make public the “investigation” of the “Consultant’s” potential conflicts of interest.