Thomas Township

Storage or parking of commercial trucks and/or trailers having a hauling capacity of one and one-fourth (1 1/4) ton or greater shall be prohibited within any R-1, R-2 and R-3 zoning district.  In addition, any vehicle, apparatus, trailer or machine designed for a specific commercial operation or purpose such as:

  • Well drilling
  • Moving dirt, stone or other materials
  • Removing lumber or stumps
  • Trenching
  • Planting tress or other vegetation
  • Installing poles
  • Lifting people or equipment
  • Transporting water or other substances
  • Vehicles intended to pull trailers
  • Storage of construction equipment inside or outside the vehicle or trailer
  • Generation of electrical power
  • Pumping of water or other substances
  • Demolition of materials or buildings and vehicles

Vehicles, apparatus, trailers or machines similar to any of those listed in this regulation shall be prohibited within any R-1, R-2 and R-3 district.

Exception:  The following vehicles, apparatus, trailers or machines may be parked or stored in a residential district meeting the following guidelines:

If a commercial vehicles is used for an indirect connection with a construction project taking place on the parcel where it is parked and the project is currently ongoing or if the commercial vehicle is owned by a governmental body or utility and is used in the installation and/or maintenance of utilities such as water, sewer, streets, highways, cable television wire, telephone or electrical wires.

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August 2019
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July 28, 2019July 29, 2019July 30, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties
July 31, 2019August 1, 2019August 2, 2019August 3, 2019

Category: Community EventsShields Lions Club Parade

Shields Lions Club Parade
August 4, 2019August 5, 2019

Category: Community EventsBoard Meeting

Board Meeting
August 6, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz
August 7, 2019August 8, 2019August 9, 2019August 10, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 11, 2019August 12, 2019August 13, 2019

Category: Community EventsZoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Zoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band
August 14, 2019August 15, 2019August 16, 2019August 17, 2019

Category: Community EventsRuff Around Roberts Park

Ruff Around Roberts Park
August 18, 2019August 19, 2019August 20, 2019August 21, 2019

Category: Community EventsPlanning Commission Meeting

Planning Commission Meeting
August 22, 2019August 23, 2019

Category: Community EventsSpecial Board Meeting

Special Board Meeting
August 24, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 25, 2019August 26, 2019

Category: Community EventsParks Commission Meeting

Parks Commission Meeting
August 27, 2019August 28, 2019August 29, 2019

Category: Community EventsOffice Closed For Staff Training

Office Closed For Staff Training
August 30, 2019August 31, 2019

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