Zoning & Building


Kidder Township is contracted with Building Inspection Underwriters of Pennsylvania, Inc. to issue all Township Building Permits and provide services such as review of plans and other construction documents, inspect construction, plumbing and mechanical inspections. Please be advised that BIU will not commence work on building permits until Kidder Township has first issued a zoning permit authorizing such work and shall not take any action until all fees are paid and all required documents are properly submitted.

For more information, please call the Township office at 570-722-8179 or Steve McLaughlin at BIU, 570-344-9681.

Kidder Township Ordinances – Zoning & SALDO Regulations

Kidder Codes

Permits You Can Print

You can print the various permits you need from here. These are PDF files can be opened right from our website and printed. If you don’t have Adobe Reader, you can download it from the link below: 


Please note: These documents are meant to be printed and filled in by hand. Any attempt to complete using the computer will destroy the format and render the form useless. Please open, print and then complete by hand. Thank You. 

If you have any questions, please email us at the following email addresses: Sewer: clindsey@kiddertownship.org Building/Zoning/Planning: cnorato@kiddertownship.org

Zoning Hearing Board

Meetings held the last Monday of every month when there are variances/special exceptions to be reviewed.

Mr. Stanley Spolowich – Chairman
Mr. William Behret – Secretary
Mr. Pete Ginopolas – Vice Chairman
Mr. Edward Weaver
Mr. Jason Seitz
Ms. Christine Lindsey – Secretary to the Zoning Hearing Board
Ms. Cynthia S. Yurchak – Attorney for the Zoning Hearing Board



Zoning Hearing Board Meeting – July 25, 2022 @ 6:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Zoning Hearing Board of Kidder Township
will hold a hearing at the Kidder Twp. Building, 10 Lake Harmony Road, Lake
Harmony, Kidder Twp., Carbon County, PA, on Monday, July 25, 2022, at
6:00PM, for the purpose of hearing the following matters:
The hearing is for the appeal/application of Twin Builders Corporation, LLC
(applicant), on behalf of property owners Edward C. Weaver and Christine
Weaver. Applicant seeks to construct a 28′ x 20′ addition to the home. Applicant
seeks the following variances: 1) §180-142 (c) expansion of a non-conforming use
from current lot coverage of 25.2% to 30.8%; 2) a dimensional variance from the
required 40′ setback from Osceola Street to 10′; a right side dimensional setback
from the required 20′ setback to 12′. The setbacks required are contained in Section
180-19 Schedule of Development Standards, Part 2 of the Kidder Township
Zoning Ordinance. The property is located at 77 South Lake Drive, Lake Harmony,
Kidder Township, Carbon County, PA, PIN No. 19A-21-C36. This property is in
the R-2 Zoning District.
If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend this hearing, and require an
auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to participate in the proceedings,
please contact Chrissy Lindsey, Board Secretary at (570) 722-8179 to discuss how
Kidder Township may best accommodate your needs.
Cynthia S. Yurchak, Esquire
Solicitor, Kidder Township Zoning
Hearing Board
121 Carbon Street, POB 49
Weatherly, PA 18255