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Planning

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2481 Romig Road

New Hanover Township received a SALDO application from 223 Schuylkill Road LP called Gambone: 2481 Romig Road on September 22, 2020.  The final plan will create 52 single-family homes on 21.90 acres of land on Romig Road; Buchert Road is the nearest cross street. 

Final Plan (09-22-20)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission in the future.

FDEV

The plan is for three new proposed residential lots and one existing single-family lot that is currently a single parcel.  The site is located on the west side of Layfield Road (S.R. 0663), across from Colflesh Road.  According to the plan provided, the three new single-family homes will all access Layfield Road (S.R. 0663) via a new residential street (Swan Circle), which will be located directly opposite Colflesh Road.  These three new lots are to be completed in Phase 2, while modifications to the existing lot are proposed for Phase 1.    

Final Plan - Phase 1 (4-22-15)

Status: The entire project has been preliminarily approved.  Phase 1 of the project received final approval by the Planning Commission.

HANOVER CROSSING

The subject property is approximately 32.99 acres and is located within the R-25 Zoning District. The applicant is proposing 65 single family homes off Swamp Pike and Reifsnyder Road that will be serviced by public water and sewer.

Revised Preliminary Plan (02-24-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

HANOVER GLEN

D.R. Horton's preliminary plan is proposing to create 93 total dwelling units (39 townhomes and 54 twins) on 23.26 acres of land on Swamp Pike; Dotterer Road is the nearest cross street. 

Preliminary Plan (05-04-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

New Hanover Town Center #773

The subdivision is located on the south side of Swamp Pike and extends from North Charlotte Street (S.R. 0663) to Township Line Road and proposes to be serviced by public water and sewer. The proposal would subdivide 196 acres into 764 dwelling units and 186,200 sf of non-residential buildings and open space.

Revised Preliminary Plan (12-18-19)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for revised preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

PACER'S GAIT

The subject property is approximately 5.76 acres and is located within the R-15 Zoning District along the south side of Dotterer Road.  The Applicant is proposing to subdivide the lot into 7 single family homes.

Preliminary Plan (12-18-17)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors on April 5 and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission.

TROTTER'S GAIT

The subject property is approximately 13.48 acres and is located within the R-15 Zoning District. The existing property is improved with a single family home with several outbuildings, including a wood barn. The site is located outside of the FEMA mapped 100 year floodplain. The existing site is served by private on-lot sewer and water. The Applicant is proposing to subdivide and develop the parcel under the permitted by right B-2 Performance Standard Development with 29 single family detached lots and an open space lot. As proposed the project will be constructed in a single phase.

Revised Preliminary Plan (12-13-17)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors on April 5 and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission.

THE VILLAGE AT NEW HANOVER

New Hanover Township received a SALDO application from R.P. Wynstone, L.P. called The Village of New Hanover on July 30, 2021.  The preliminary plan is proposing to create 22 townhouses homes on 1.92 acres of land on Swamp Pike and one lot with 10,672 of commercial space; Dotterer Road is the nearest cross street. 

Preliminary Plan (07-30-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

Westwood MAGUIRE TRACT

The Township received a revised SALDO application from Select Properties called Westwood Maguire on November 9, 2020.  The preliminary plan is proposing to create 27 single-family homes and 38 townhouses on 22.90 acres of land on Rhodes Road; Liberty Bell Drive is the nearest cross street.  Note: This is the fourth revision of the plan. Previous revisions dates were December 27, 2013; October 30, 2019; and May 15, 2020.  Based on its initial application, this plan is protected from ordinances changes after December 27, 2013.

Preliminary Plan (11-09-20)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.