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About the Planning Commission

The Salisbury Township Planning commission meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm. The Planning Commission regulates and controls the subdivision of lots and the development of land; the approval of plans, or resubdivisions, standards for the design of streets, lots, easements, and other improvements. Minor subdivisions and resubdivisions are reviewed and acted upon by the Planning Commission. Major subdivisions, land development, and site plan review are reviewed by the Planning Commission who make a recommendation to the Board of Commissioners who then act on the plan.

Planning Commission Members

Sitting: Glenn Miller, Secretary; Charles Beck, Chairman; Richard Schreiter, Vice-Chairman

Standing Left to right: James Brown, Mark Kijak, Jessica Klocek, Richard Hassick, Cynthia Sopka Planning Director (retired), David Tettemer Township Engineer

Press Photo By Paul Willistein – Photo Courtesy Lehigh Valley Press


  • Charles Beck (2nd Ward)
    930 E. Lexington Street, Allentown, PA 18103
    (Term Expires 1/1/24)
  • Richard Schreiter, Alt. (4th Ward)
    3061 Meadowbrook Circle N, Allentown, PA 18103
    (Term Expires 1/1/25)
  • Frank Frankenfield (4th Ward) 
    1698 Victoria Circle, Allentown, PA 18103
    (Term Expires 1/1/26)
  • John Barbaz (1st Ward)
    1025 Hillside Road, Allentown, PA 18103
    (Term Expires 1/1/24)
  • Jessica Klocek, Alt. (1st Ward) 
    1531 Seidersville Road, Bethlehem, PA 18015
    (Term Expires 1/1/26)
  • Richard Hassick (1st Ward)
    1815 Black River Road, Bethlehem, PA 18015
    (Term Expires 1/1/26)
  • James “Jimmy” Brown (5th Ward)
    1030 Barnsdale Road, Allentown, PA 18103
    (Term Expires 1/1/23)
  • Kerry Rabold, Planning and Zoning Officer
  • David Tettemer, Township Engineer

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Planning Commission Meeting
October 25, 2023

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