The West Manchester Township Planning Commission will meet in person on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.

All interested parties are invited to attend. Persons with disabilities may contact the Township office at (717)792-3505 to discuss how best to accommodate your needs.

The meeting will continue to be live streamed on the West Manchester Township Parks and Recreation Facebook page.  Questions will not be taken live via the Facebook platform at the meeting, but individuals may still ask questions in-person or submit questions by noon on Monday, March 7, 2022 via email to to be answered at the Planning Commission meeting.

Interested parties may  view the Planning Commission’s meeting agenda by clicking on the Boards & Committees tab on the Township’s website.

Due to the designation of York County as a community of “low-risk” for the transmission of COVID-19, West Manchester Township, in accordance with CDC guidelines, will lift its mask mandate for all public meetings immediately and recommends that individuals make their decision to wear a mask based on their personal preference, informed by their personal level of risk.

We appreciate all of our residents and visitors who helped us address the continuing challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic as we move forward toward a brighter tomorrow.

Agenda Items include:

ZHB 22-05 – Karen & Steve Washington – request a variance of §150-30.B to allow an accessory building to exceed the maximum permitted height of 15 feet to a requested height of 24 feet located on Taxville Road (Tax Map: IG; Parcel:  0018D) in the Rural Residential Zone.

ZHB 22-06 – Andrew & Sarah Zeller – request a variance of §150-86 to allow two (2) separate business entities to be operated on the property located at 2265 Carlisle Road (Tax Map: 11; Parcel:  0053) in the Local Commercial Zone.

ZHB 22-07 – Wendy Flichman – requests a variance of §150-283.B Permitted Permanent Sign Chart P-9D to increase the maximum number and size for an attached sign for an individual use within the shopping center located at 1201 Carlisle Road, more specifically Unit 1265 (Tax Map: JH; Parcel:  0055B) in the Regional Commercial Zone.

T-866 Final Subdivision Plan for James & Kristi Swartz – 2 lot subdivision to create a new 1-acre parcel (lot 4A) from the 41-acre parent tract (lot 4) located at 4730 Graybill Road in the Agricultural Zone.  ZHB Case #21-19 granted on September 29, 2021 to allow one additional building right within the bounds of their 41-acre tract pending the subdivision process.

T-867 Final Subdivision and Land Development Plan for Most Reverend Nicholas C. Dattilo – 2 lot subdivision to create a new 10.00-acre parcel (lot 2) from the 29.88-acre parent tract (lot 1) located at the southwest corner of Taxville Road and Baker Road in the Rural Residential Zone. Lot 1 will remain vacant with an agricultural use.  Proposed Lot 2 will be for a residential dwelling with associated outbuildings, driveway and stormwater management.

Proposed Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment – to amend §150-291 entitled “Restoration” to provide relief to those property owners which suffer a loss of an existing nonconformity due to no fault of their own. For review and recommendation.