Currently Under Review

"Hot Button" Zoning Issues 

These are zoning related matters that are currently under review with Township staff and/or Council.  For more information, please contact the Township Land Use Administrator, Amanda Gold-Lukas, at amanda.gold-lukas@hampton-pa.org or 412-486-0400.

Chickens on Residential Properties

Update: On July 28, 2021 Council voted to approve the amendments to the Zoning Ordinance that will allow chickens to be kept on certain residentially zoned properties.  The following links can be used to view the regulations in full and apply for a permit to keep domestic chickens on your property.

Relevant Links:

Domestic Chicken Regulations (see pages 19 & 20)

Permit Application

Land Development Applications



The following is a list of Land Development applications that are currently under review with the Township.  Individual building permits, or building permit applications have not been included on the list.  To request information regarding any of the following applications, please contact the Land Development Office at (412) 486-0400 ext. 1327.  Please see below for a list of variance applications currently under review.

21-09 Modwash Site Plan

The applicant is proposing to construct an automatic carwash with associated parking, stormwater management, and utilities, on vacant property located at 5315 Route 8 in a Highway Commercial (HC) zoning district.  This is Lot 1 of the previously approved 5315 Route 8 Subdivision plan.

This application will be reviewed by the Environmental Advisory Council on September 6, 2021 at 7:00 pm and by the Planning Commission on September 13, 2021 at 7:30pm.  This application will be reviewed by Township Council on September 8, 2021 and September 22, 2021 at 7:30 pm.

Variance Applications

The following is a list of variance applications currently on the schedule for review with the Zoning Hearing Board.  To request information regarding any of the following applications, please contact the Land Development Office at (412) 486-0400 ext. 1307.

THE ZONING HEARING BOARD WILL CONDUCT A PUBLIC HEARING ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 AT 7:30 PM, AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER TO HEAR THE FOLLOWING CASE:

SEPTEMBER ZHB MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF AGENDA

UCC Board of Appeals


The following is a list of UCC Appeals currently on the schedule for review with the UCC Board of Appeals.  To request information regarding any of the following applications, please contact the Land Development Office at (412) 486-0400 ext. 1307.  Meetings are scheduled on an as needed basis.

No hearings are scheduled at this time.