Zoning Projects Under Review

Projects Under Review for Variances

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7929 ROANOKE ST (This is on the dead end section of Roanoke that is south of Willow Grove Ave.

DRC Application
Photos of house and block

This project was reviewed at the April 4,  2024 LUPZ meeting. The committee recommended that the applicant seek a continuance of its May 15 ZBA hearing to a later date in order to allow more time to gather neighbor input for CHCA meetings. The new meeting schedule is May 2 LUPZ, May 21 DRC for the official RCO meeting and the May 23 CHCA Board meeting. Links and times for thee evening meetings will be posted on May 1, 2024. Neighbors are encouraged to attend any and all meetings.

208-10 REX AVE

Updated Site Plan as of 4/22/24
Updated presentation from 3/16/24 DRC meeting
DRC Application

NOTE: This property is included in the Philadelphia Historical Commission Registry of Historic Places

This project will be reviewed at the March 7,  2024 DRC/LUPZ meeting at 7:00 pm, You can register HERE
This project will also be reviewed by the Chestnut Hill Conservancy HDAC on March 7, 2024 at 6:00


GREYLOCK - 209 W. Chestnut Hill Avenue

Updated presentation for March 7, 2024
Updated Presentation for Feb. 19, 2024
Presentation - All in one PDF
DRC Application
Updated Refusal

This project will be reviewed at the following meetings:

Oct. 17 DRC 7:00 pm meeting
Nov. 2 HDAC  (CH Conservancy) 6:30pm meeting
Nov. 2 LUPZC 8:00 pm
February 19 7:00 pm combined DRC/LUPZ meeting

March 7, 2024 at about 8:30 pm. This is a combined meeting of the DRC and LUPZ committees and will be held via Zoom.
March 14, 2024 - CHCA Board meeting, 7:00 pm via zoom

ZBA Hearing Dec. 13, 2023, 2:00 PM 
The applicant was granted a continuance by the ZBA. 
The ZBA  hearing date will be March 27, 2024, 2:00 pm.
UPDATE: The hearing was not completed on March 27. The resumption hearing will be held on JUNE 25, 2024 9:30 am.
To attend ZBA hearings: ZBA 


7918 Ardleigh Street  - Application for Visitor Accommodations

DRC Application

The CHCA opposed granting this variance for Visitor Accommodation (Short Term Rental under 31 days).
The ZBA hearing was held on March 6, 2024, 2:00pm. The ZBA denied the variance. 
The applicant has until April 6 to appeal that decision. As of April 13, the ZBA calendar had no record of an appeal being filed. The calendar may not have been updated yet.

Non-Variance Projects Under Community Discussion


Projects Under Appeal
10 Bethlehem Pike - Appeal of by-right permit for 5-story mixed use building on old Sunoco site.
By-right decision was appealed by CHCA and affected neighbors; ZBA heard appeal on Nov. 30, 2021 and denied the appeal; On Dec. 29, 2021, CHCA and neighbors appealed the ZBA decision; appeal will go to the Court of Common Pleas in July.

Archived Projects
30 W. Highland Ave.
215. E, Evergreen Ave