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PLEASE BE ADVISED: Airy Street between Arch and Green Streets will be closed from approximately 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM today Aug 23rd.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: Airy Street between Arch and Green Streets will be closed from approximately 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM today August 23rd.

Norristown Council Meeting held on August 3, 2016
Norristown Police Department Citizen Police Academy
National Night Out Norristown
Pokemon Safety from the Norristown Police Department

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

From the gallery 2016 Cleanup Day

Community Calendar

Zoning Hearing Board Meeting

Notice of Public Hearing
Zoning Hearing Board Meeting
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Municipality of Norristown’s Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a Public Hearing on the following appeal(s):

(13-16) Decision – Richard Mina, 750 Markley Street, Norristown, PA 19401
For property Located at: 750 Markley Street
Property Owner: Ramco, LLC
The applicant is seeking a variance from Article XXVII - Signs, Section 320-328, Use Table By District, to place 11 flat wall signs on the west side of the building in the LI-MU Zoning District.

(17-16) Special Exception – Michael and Cathi Perez, 1002 Sterigere Street
For property Located at: 1002 Sterigere Street
Property Owner: Michael and Cathi Perez
The applicants are seeking a Special Exception from Section 320-262.A.1: Residential Parking and Garages- Standards to modify part of their front yard to include a cement driveway and parking space for one car in the
R-2 Residential Zoning District.

The applicant(s) as well as all persons interested and /or wishing to be heard in this matter must be present for the Zoning Hearing Board Meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers, Municipal Hall, 235 East Airy Street, Norristown, PA. Persons with a disability who wish to attend the above referenced hearing, and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to participate in the hearing, please call (610) 270-0420.

The owner of the property must be present, or send with the applicant, documentation authorizing the applicant to represent him/her, such as a power of attorney or an agreement of sale or lease agreement. The lease must specifically permit the application before the Board. There should be a clause stating that the application is permitted or at least that the lease is contingent upon the successful completion of the Zoning Application process. A corporate entity must be represented by an attorney or at least have an officer with authority (i.e., the President of the organization with specific authority to act on behalf of the corporation) present or a majority shareholder.

Jayne Musonye
Director of Planning/Zoning Officer

New PennDot Office Grand Opening

PennDOT will be having their grand opening of the new Norristown Driver’s License Center on Friday, August 26th at 11:00 AM. The center was relocated to 1700 Markley Street, Suite 30. It opened for photo services on August 1st and driver license services August 2nd.


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