Zoning Code Enforcement Officer
Keller Zoning & Inspection Services
Tina Serfass (Interim) 610-759-8227
Please email the Zoning Secretary for all Zoning questions and concerns.
Katie Purdue - Zoning Secretary
Permits, Zoning & Planning
Permit applications may be submitted at any time.
Applications for Planning (subdivisions, land development, lot line adjustments, etc.) must be submitted at least 21 days prior to the date of the Planning Commission meetings, which are normally held the third Tuesday of each month.
The type and quantity of plans, applications and supporting documents is listed on the appropriate checklist. If you have any questions, please contact the municipal office for more information.
Requests for Zoning Hearings must be submitted no later than 30 days prior to the date of the Zoning Hearing Board meetings, which are normally held the first Monday of each month. Ten copies of all submitted documentation must be provided for distribution.
When do I need a permit? Listed below are just a few of the permits that are required in the Township. If you have any questions or doubts as to whether a permit is needed for what you are doing, please call our Zoning Office at 610-599-0496.
Amusement permits are required to regulate coin operated amusement devices except juke boxes.
Building permits are the responsibility of the property owner and/or contractor and must be obtained from a Third Party Agency prior to the commencement of construction. A list of Third Party Agencies is available at the Township Office. A copy of the approved plans and building permit are required to be submitted to the Township office.
Driveway permits are required for construction on a new driveway, to change an existing driveway or to pave an existing driveway.
Earth Moving Permit
Earth moving permits are required so that soil erosions do not occur and create damage to other properties and/or roadways.
Junk Yard Permit
Junk yard permits are required each year from the Zoning Officer.
Moving permits are required as per Ordinance #243 when moving into, from or within the Township. Anyone moving into your home with you must also get a moving permit and be added as a resident. The cost of the permit is $5 and may be obtained at the Township Office or our website. Landlords, please advise your tenants of this information.
Peddling permits are required each year from the Zoning Officer.
Sewage permits are required before any sewer systems may be installed or repairs made to existing systems.
Zoning permits are required before any construction, alterations, addition or changes are made to any property. It keeps track of who is building, what is being built and if it conforms to size, setback and height requirements and determines if sewer permits are needed, so that all properties are held to the same standards. Anyone caught doing work without the required Zoning permit (s) will be required to pay (3) times the original permit fees.
Do you know when you need a Zoning Permit?
What will you need to get a Zoning Permit?
Examples of when you need a Building Permit:
Examples of when you do NOT need a Building Permit:
What will you need to obtain a Building permit?
There is a list of Third Party Agencies that you may contact for the specific requirements for obtaining a building permit.
You can call the Township office for the names and phone numbers or have the list mailed or emailed to you.