Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Saturday, January 31, 2015 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: April 1, 2013 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Butler Twp OKs change for new Sheetz store



BUTLER TWP — The township commissioners Monday night agreed to zoning changes that pave the way for a new Sheetz convenience store at Center and Morton avenues.
The commissioners voted to separate a 3-acre lot from 32 acres owned by Butler County and allow commercial buildings to be constructed on it. Previously, the zoning only allowed for uses such as farming and hospitals.
Sheetz, which wants to build a 6,500-square-foot convenience store with six multi-gas pump dispensers, a car wash and a drive-through food facility catty-cornered to the current, smaller store, now must come back to the township to go through the land development approval process.
Henry Fownes, real estate site selector for Sheetz, said he was unsure how quickly the plan would be back before the township planning commission for consideration.
“There’s a lot of engineering to be done,” Fownes said. “We wanted to get the zoning changes approved first.”





Back
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
arrow Businessman seeks commissioner post
arrow Police respond to report of shot
arrow Iron Mountain grows operation
arrow Man attends 49th big game
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Police seek suspect in armed robbery, attempted carjacking
arrow Butler police nab 4 men with large amount of suspected drugs
arrow District attorney pulls back offer of lie detector test
arrow Plane slides off runway at Zelie