Zoning Hearing Board

The Township of Tilden has five members that serve on the Zoning Hearing Board. The ZHB is a quasi-judicial body, and are appointed for five year terms by the Board of Supervisors. The Zoning Hearing Board is responsible for:

  • Substantive challenges to the validity of any land use ordinance
  • Procedural challenges to a land use ordinance
  • Appeals from the Zoning Officer with permits, issuance of a cease and desist order or registration of a non-conforming use
  • Appeals of determination of a flood plain
  • Appeals regarding transfer of development rights
  • Applications for variances and special exceptions

The Zoning Hearing Board meets as needed. A staff member is available to answer any questions regarding a Zoning Variance Application during normal business hours, call 610-562-7410.

Members of the Zoning Hearing Board

Karl Halye, Chair 12/31/2026

Michelle Minick-Merring, Vice-Chair 12/31/2024

Robert Hein, Secretary  12/31/2028

Craig Moseman  12/31/2025

Jody Klinger 12/31/2027