Zoning Permit Application

Use the PDF version of the Permit Application for submission purposes.

 

                                     

 

CITY OF READING ZONING PERMIT

 

 

 

TAX PARCEL ID #____________________________ PERMIT #.:_____________________

THIS BOXED AREA TO BE COMPLETED BY APPLICANT

***Be aware PA crimes codes CC4904 provides for penalties for false statements or misrepresentations***
SUBJECT ADDRESS________________________________________________________________________________________
                  NUMBER STREET ZIP CODE

RECORDED DEED PROPERTY OWNER NAME(S):_______________________________________


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TELEPHONE NUMBER                   NUMERSTREET ZIP CODE

***APPLICANT MUST HAVE PROPER LEGAL STANDING TO SUBMIT THIS PERMIT APPLICATION***

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APPLICANT NAME                                         TELEPHONE #                                                               EMAIL
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APPLICANT'S ADDRESS  -  NUMBER STREET ZIP CODE

APPLICANT IS: OWNER____TENANT_____      CONTRACTOR___BUSINESS PRIVILEGE LICENSE Y/N?___________

IF APPLICANT IS A CONTRACTOR, PROVIDE BUSINESS PRIVILEGE LICENSE NUMBER______

APPLICANT’S SIGNATURE:_______________________________________________________________________________________
NAMEDATE SUBMITTED

DESCRIBE EXISTING CONDITIONS:_____________________________________________

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL :_________________________________
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LAST APPR'D USE:__________________________PROPOSED USE:______________________
PURPOSE: A NEW, RELOCATED, OR EXPANDED STRUCTURE, PARKING AREA OR SIGN  ❑ CREATION OF A USE  

CHANGE OF USE (INCL TO NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS)  NON-CONFORMING USE, BLDG OR LOT 

 

APPROVED:______________________________________________ ZONING DISTRICT___

ZONING OFFICIAL                                                   DATE

COMMENTS:   ________________________________________________________

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DENIED:____________________________________________REASON(S) FOR DENIAL_____

ZONING OFFICIAL                             DATE

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ZHB DATE:__________  GRANTED____DENIED______ PC: PLAN RECORDED Y/N___N/A____

 


ATTN: ADDITIONAL PERMITS MAY ALSO BE REQUIRED BY THE CITY DEPARTMENTS BELOW:

BLDG CODES:__ HEALTH/HOUSING:__ FIRE:__ PUBLIC WORKS:__ HISTORIC:__PLANNING:__

This permit applies to ZONING ONLY and shall not relieve the applicant from obtaining other such permits as may be required by law. Violation of any provision of this ordinance, including falsification of information on this permit shall be punishable by a fine not to exceed $500.00 or by imprisonment not to exceed 60 days.

DATE STAMP RECEIVED_______________

 

 

 

Permit Submission Requirements

▢ Signed Zoning Permit Application Form

▢ Payment of Applicable Fee(s)

▢ Property Owner Authorization:

  • If the application is not signed by all record owners of the property, a written authorization by the property owner(s) must accompany the application. For example: lease, contractor agreement, sales contract, or authorization letter.

  • Ifowner is an entity (for example, an LLC), documentation of the authority of the person signing the form is required.

▢ Plot Plan, Floor Plan which must:

  1. Be drawn to scale (e.g., 1 inch=20 ft.)

  2. Show the dimensions (length x width) and area (in square feet) of the lot

  3. Show each existing building, structure, sign, and paved area on the lot along with all relevant dimensions for each

  4. Show each proposed/new building, structure, sign, or paved area along with the dimensions of each

  5. Show the distance between each proposed/new building or structure and the building setback line (if setback is not known, label the distance to the property line)

  6. Show and label each adjacent streets, alley and right of way (including sidewalks)

  7. Show all proposed and existing parking and loading areas with any proposed storm drainage facilities

  8. Describe adjacent land uses (if known)

  9. Show all required buffer zones, landscape areas, and lighting data (if applicable)

  10. Depict any other information requested by the Zoning Officer, including, but not limited to:

    • Fences: length, height & construction material

    • Paved areas: pav ement surface material

    • Swimming pools : buffer distance around pool &f ence location

    • Home occupations:proof of residency

    • Yard sales: proof of residency & dates of operation

    • Dwelling units & commercial uses:floor plan showing the use, dimensions (feet) & area (squaref eet) of each room

 

Form Rev.6/27/2019