2615 Linglestown Road is an undeveloped tract of land, located at the signalized intersection of Linglestown Road and Progress Avenue in Susquehanna Township.
Vartan Group, Inc. is the developer of a mixed-use, master planned development at this site. The working title is the “Progress & Linglestown TND.” The proposed development is envisioned as a pedestrian-oriented town center and Traditional Neighborhood Development that serves as a community focal point for present and future generations.
This tract is an infill site developed on all sides. All utilities are available onsite via existing infrastructure. The traffic volume is 20,000+ AADT on Linglestown Road (PA 39) and 13,500+ AADT on Progress Avenue. It is located on an existing CAT public transit route. It is not located in a floodplain.
On February 23, 2017, Susquehanna Township enacted a new zoning district, titled Traditional Neighborhood Development, and rezoned this site to TND-1. The zoning district utilizes a Form-Based Code.
Information on the new zoning district is available on the Township website:
Ordinance 17-04 (Zoning Ordinance)
Ordinance 17-05 (Subdivision and Land Development Plan Ordinance)
Traditional Neighborhood Development Fact Sheet
In the news:
Central Penn Business Journal (2/24/2017)