DEPARTMENT OF LAND USE

PLANNING BOARD

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

7 p.m

Multi-Purpose Room

Gilliam Building

67 Reads Way, New Castle


The DEPARTMENT OF LAND USE AND PLANNING BOARD of New Castle County will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Gilliam Building, 67 Reads Way, New Castle, DE, beginning at 7 p.m. to consider the following applications.  The order in which the applications are listed is subject to change.

*The following application will be continued to a later hearing:
App. 2016-0461-S:  South side of Lancaster Pike (SR 48), east side of Hercules Road.  Exploratory Major Land Development Plan and PLUS Review for Delaware National. The plan proposes to consolidate 4 existing parcels and subdivide into 158 single family detached lots and 104 townhouse lots. S (Suburban) zoning district. CD 2 and 3. 
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App. 2016-0788-S/Z: Southwest Corner E. Chestnut Hill Rd. (SR 4) and Gender Rd.   Exploratory Major Land Development Plan, Rezoning and PLUS Review for Lidl – Gender Road proposes to reconfigure parcel boundaries and rezone a portion of the property from S (Suburban) to CN (Commercial Neighborhood) to construct a 35,962 s.f. grocery store, a 5,000 s.f. restaurant and associated improvements on 9.44 acres.  Ord. 17-079 will rezone 6.11 acres from S (Suburban) to CN (Commercial Neighborhood) and amend the Comprehensive Plan consistent therewith.  CD 5.

App. 2017-0155-D: Southwest Corner E. Chestnut Hill Rd. (SR 4) and Gender Rd.   To Amend a Declaration of Restrictions, dated September 1, 1983 by Vincent J. and Frances T. Santucci and associated with a rezoning from R-1-C to C-2 by Ord. 83-088 which limited the use of the property to indoor recreation uses.  The proposed amendment will limit the property to grocery store and restaurant uses as permitted in the CN (Commercial Neighborhood) zoning district.  This application is associated with a land development plan and rezoning for Lidl – Gender Road (App. 2017-0788-S/Z).  CN (Commercial Neighborhood) and S (Suburban) zoning districts.  CD 5.

App. 2016-0790-S/Z:  East side South Chapel Street (SR 72), 835 feet south of E. Chestnut Hill Rd. (SR 4).  Exploratory Major Land Development Plan, Rezoning, and PLUS Review for South Chapel Street Dunkin’ Donuts proposes to rezone the parcel from ON (Office Neighborhood) to CN (Commercial Neighborhood) to construct a 2,168 s.f. restaurant and associated improvements. Ord. 17-045 will rezone 1.2 acres from ON to CN.  CD 5.


Considerations of rezonings may include zones other than those specified in the ordinances, and considerations for all other applications, including text amendments, may include changes other than those specified or requested in the proposals.  Time limitations will be imposed on speakers.  Information on all applications is available for public review in the Land Use Department, New Castle County Government Center, 87 Reads Way, Corporate Commons, New Castle, DE, from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.

Individuals needing reasonable accommodations according to the Americans with Disabilities Act, call 395-5400 (TT/TRY/T.D.: D.S., 1-800-232-5460) at least five business days before the meeting/hearing.

Richard E. Killingsworth, Chairman                                      Richard E. Hall, AICP           

Planning Board                                                                       General Manager