Vape Shop Seeks Special Exception to Open in Conshohocken

A vape shop is seeking to open at the site of a former spa at 814 Fayette Street in Conshohocken. If you are not familiar, a vape shop sells electronic cigarettes and accessories. The business is requires a special exception from the Zoning Hearing Board to operate within the Residential/Office zoning district. Below is the notice:

NOTICE IS HEREBY given that the Conshohocken Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time at the Conshohocken Borough Hall, 720 Fayette Street, Conshohocken, PA. At this time, the Conshohocken Zoning Hearing Board will hear testimony and accept evidence on the following petition:

PETITIONER: Michael Fecht, 492 Roxborough Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

PREMISES INVOLVED: 814 Fayette Street, Conshohocken, PA 19428, Residential Office Zoning District

OWNER OF RECORD: Kimberly and Yalcin Gider, 115 Ava Court, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

The Petitioner is requesting a Special Exception under the terms of the Conshohocken Zoning Ordinance §703. B. The Petitioner proposes to change the use of the property from body care spa and clinic to an e-liquid cigarette and accessory devices business.

Interested parties are invited participate in the hearing. Anyone requiring special accommodations to attend this hearing should contact Conshohocken Borough Administrative Office at 610-828-1092 as soon as possible to make arrangements.