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Special Supervisors' Meeting re: Short Term Rentals (e.g. AirBNB)

Wednesday 13 February 2019, 05:30pm

Edit 1/30/19: Postponed due to snow - now Regular Supervisor Meeting Feb 13 @ 5:30pm.

Note: The previously scheduled Zoning Hearing Board meeting has been cancelled.  (Zoning Hearing Board - Zoning Appeal re: Short Term Rental Violation)



Special Meeting:

PUBLIC NOTICE SPECIAL MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Barrett Township Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting at the Barrett Township Municipal Building, 993 Route 390, Cresco, Pennsylvania 18326, on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 6 p.m. for the purpose of discussing short term rentals of property in the township. If any person with a disability wishes to request that special accommodations be made to allow his or her participation, he or she is asked to contact the Township at 570-595-2602, at least one business day in advance to make arrangements. Weitzmann, Weitzmann & Huffman, LLC By: Todd W. Weitzmann, Esquire 700 Monroe Street Stroudsburg, PA 18360 Barrett Township Solicitors P - Jan. 25

Cancelled Meeting:

PUBLIC NOTICE CANCELLED MEETING The Zoning Hearing Board of Barrett Township has cancelled a public hearing in the Barrett Township Municipal Building in Cresco, Pennsylvania scheduled on January 29, 2019, at 6 p.m., for consideration of an Appeal from an Enforcement Notice. The Applicant was Pocono 4 Rent, LLC. ALAN PRICE YOUNG, ESQUIRE Barrett Township Zoning Hearing Board Solicitor Young & Haros, LLC 802 Main Street Stroudsburg, PA 18360-1602 P - Jan. 25


Original message as follows:

PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING The Zoning Hearing Board of Barrett Township has scheduled a public hearing in the Barrett Township Municipal Building in Cresco, Pennsylvania on January 29, 2019, at 6 p.m., for consideration of an Appeal from an Enforcement Notice, an action of the Zoning Officer. The Applicant, Pocono 4 Rent LLC, appeals determinations under the Barrett TownshipZoning Ordinance (ZO) that it (1) violated ZO Sect. 304 by establishing a new use or changing the use of the property to a transient dwelling without obtaining a zoning permit; and (2) violated ZO Sect. 1002 and Pa DEP regulations by increasing the number of bedrooms of the single-family dwelling on the property from 3 bedrooms to 8 bedrooms without obtaining a permit. The property is owned by the Applicant and is located at 4318 High Road, Barrett Township. The property contains 1.02 acres. It is identified as lot 29 section 3 in Mill Creek Estates; by tax parcel identification number 01638704534404; and by tax code number 01/33/1/30-29. It is located in an R (residential) zoning district and is improved with a single-family dwelling and related improvements. Notice of this public hearing is given in accordance with the Barrett Township Zoning Ordinance and the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, as amended. Richard L. Price, Jr., Chairman Ralph Fish, Jr., Member Jill Shoesmith, Member BARRETT TOWNSHIP ZONING HEARING BOARD ALAN PRICE YOUNG, ESQUIRE Barrett Township Zoning Hearing Board Solicitor Young & Haros, LLC 802 Main Street Stroudsburg, PA 18360-1602 PR - Jan. 11, Jan. 25



993 Route 390, PA-390, Cresco, PA 18326




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