Toll Brothers’ 264-unit Cottages at State College has pitted the residents of the residents of Ferguson Township, near the campus of Penn State University, against the township itself, reports Jeremy Hartley of The Centre Daily Times.

Generally, the issues revolve around typical neighborhood roadblocks, such as storm water management facilities and the protection of natural resources.

Ferguson Township supervisors on Nov. 16 approved the final planned residential development plan for the Toll Brothers’ Cottages at State College — a 264-unit development covering 32 acres at the intersection of West Whitehall Road and Blue Course Drive. The plan had come under fire several times by residents who were concerned the construction and development would threaten nearby drinking water wellfields.

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