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Pennsylvania: Newtown Township: Medical Marijuana Ordinances

NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Boards of Supervisors of Newtown Township, Upper Makefield Township and Wrightstown Township at the regularly scheduled meetings at the times set forth below will hold public hearings on the Ordinances summarized below. Following the public hearing, each respective Board will also consider the enactment of the Ordinance. JMZO Ordinance 2017-02: An Ordinance of Newtown Township, Upper Makefield Township, and Wrightstown Township amending the Newtown Area Joint Municipal Zoning Ordinance of 1983, as amended, to add new uses, E-29 Medical Marijuana Dispensary and G-15 Medical Marijuana Grower/Processor and providing for regulation of these uses. The Ordinance provides for medical marijuana grower/processor as a conditional use in the LI Light Industrial District and medical marijuana dispensary as a conditional use in the VC-1 Village Commercial-1 District. JMZO Ordinance 2018-01: An Ordinance of Newtown Township, Upper Makefield Township, and Wrightstown Township amending the Newtown Area Joint Municipal Zoning Ordinance of 1983, as amended, to regulate the sale and use of fireworks. The Ordinance contains definitions, permits permanent facilities and temporary structures for the sale of consumer fireworks within the QA-A Quarry/Agricultural-A District subject to specified regulations. JMZO Ordinance 2018-02: An Ordinance of Newtown Township, Upper Makefield Township, and Wrightstown Township amending the Newtown Area Joint Municipal Zoning Ordinance of 1983, as amended, to create a CE Conservation Easement Overlay Zoning District within Wrightstown Township. The Ordinance creates a Conservation Easement Overlay District in Wrightstown Township, contains use regulations, creates new uses E-25 Brewpub, Microbrewery, Micro-Winery, Micro-Distiller, Tasting Room, E-26 Conservation Special Events, E-27 Art Gallery/Art Studio and E-28 Community Theater. Dates and locations of hearings: Newtown Township: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7 p.m. at 100 Municipal Drive, Newtown, PA 18940. Upper Makefield Township: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at 1076 Eagle Road, Newtown, PA 18940. Wrightstown Township: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at 2203 Second Street Pike, Wrightstown, PA 18940. Complete copies of the proposed Ordinances are available for inspection or may be obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof at each of the Township Buildings and at the office of this publication during regular business hours. Vicki L. Kushto, Esquire Clemons Richter & Reiss, PC,Solicitor 2003 S. Easton Road, Suite 300 Doylestown, PA 18901 2t N 12, 19 7255017