Blog Update

I have been having spam issues with comments to the blog.  The blog is set up so I need to approve comments before they are posted.  I have been getting 3 or 4 comments a day explaining what I need to do to make the blog go viral or trying to sell running shoes.  It …

87 Percent

87% of the residents of West Pennsboro Township are opposed to warehouses next to residents.  This is an overwhelming majority of the people yet the supervisors still voted to rezone 130 acres. How did I get 87%?  According to the West Pennsboro Township Comprehensive Plan 87% of the residents think restrictions should be placed on …

Meetings

Tomorrow morning the Cumberland County Planning Commission will be holding its monthly meeting. There are no West Pennsboro Township items on the agenda.  I will not be able to attend this meeting. Tomorrow night the West Pennsboro Township Planning Commission will meet. They have two agenda items.  The first is track and field development in …

Recap of Bock/Shover Farm

I started this blog on May 14th after I learned about the Public Hearing for the Bock/Shover property re-zoning.  I live across the street from the proposed re-zoning of 130 acres from High Density Residential (R2) to Industrial (I) to allow for almost 1,500,000 square feet of warehouses.   I started the West Pennsboro Township Oversight …

The Reality that is Re-Zoning – The Bear Farm

The Bear Farm is 177.58 acres (Property Mapper).  The majority of the property is zoned Agricultural.  It appears the property is currently being used for agricultural purposes.   The picture shows the part of the property that is currently zoned residential.  This would also be the access to McAllister Church Road for the proposed development.   An …