Borough to update zoning code, assembly hears capital project list options for Power & Light
March 9, 2017
At this week’s Assembly meeting, Community Development director Liz Cabrera presented to the Petersburg Borough Assembly an outline for how to update the borough’s zoning code that hasn’t been brought up to speed since 1986.
Cabrera said many parts of the code are contradictory due to small updates in some sections but not in others, that the processes used are cumbersome and slow and that the zoning is restrictive.
“A lot of the definitions in the code are nonexistent, blurry, unclear, really difficult to interpret and apply consistently, really difficult for people to read and un...