Town of Bloomsburg, PA
Columbia County
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[Ord. 759, 3/8/1993, §§ 1001-1004]
1. 
The Town Council, upon recommendation by the Planning Commission, may grant a modification of requirements of one or more provisions if the literal enforcement will exact undue hardship because of peculiar conditions pertaining to the land in question; provided that such modification will not be contrary to the public interest and that the purpose and intent of the Chapter is observed.
2. 
All requests for a modification of requirements shall be submitted, in writing, by the applicant and be a part of the application for development. The request shall state in full the grounds and facts of unreasonableness or hardship on which the request is based, the provision or provisions of this Chapter involved and the minimum modification necessary.
3. 
In granting any modification of requirements the Town Council shall record its action and the grounds for granting any modification to the applicant.
4. 
Whenever a request for an modification of requirements is denied, the Town Council shall record its action and the grounds for such denial in its minutes. The Town Council shall transmit a copy of its action and the grounds for such denial of any modification to the applicant.