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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

storage shed approved

Plans call for a new five-bay storage shed to be constructed at Ligonier Trucking Co. in Laughlintown.
On Tuesday, the Ligonier Township Zoning Hearing Board approved a request from David and Catherine Herrholtz for permission to build an open, outdoor storage shed, 5,500 square feet in size, to hold triaxle and tractor- trailer trucks at their business along Route 30.
The application included a request for a special exception of the comprehensive development ordinance to expand a non-conforming use. Engineer Timothy Fyock, representing the applicant, explained that David Herrholtz previously had to obtain permission for a non-conforming use to build sheds on his property because it is zoned R-1 residential.

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