AGENDA

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

 Thursday, July 9, 2020

6:00 p.m.

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AGENDA


1. 38 E. Violette Drive, New Castle, DE 19720 . Area variance: To construct an addition 19 feet from the E. Violette Drive right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Jose Torres Rodriguez. NC6.5 Zoning. CD 7 (App 2020-0276-A) TP 10-039.40-015.

2. 114 Forsythia Drive, Newark, DE 19711 . Area variances: 1. To construct a 1,060 square foot detached accessory structure larger than the square footage footprint of the primary dwelling (1,013 square footage footprint primary dwelling) on a 0.22 acre lot (gross floor area for an accessory structure shall not exceed the square footage footprint of the primary dwelling on lots less than 1 acre) see UCD Section 40.03.410.A. 2. To construct a 1,060 square-foot detached accessory structure 19 feet from the Forsythia Drive right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To construct a detached accessory structure 2 feet from the rear property line (15-foot reduced rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To construct a detached accessory structure which covers 31 percent of the rear yard setback (30 percent maximum rear yard coverage) see UDC Section 40.03.410.A.4. Robert Medkeff. NC6.5 Zoning. CD 9 (App 2020-0285-A) TP 08-049.30-273.

3. 6-1/2 Darley Road Claymont, DE 19703 . Area variance: To permit a fence 9 feet in height along all the property lines (6-foot maximum fence height) see UDC Section 40.03.410.D. Scott Kevin Tennessen. NC6.5 HT (Hometown Overlay). Zoning. CD 8 (App 2020-0286-A) TP 06-072.00-010.

4. 1518 Vandyke Greenspring Road, Smyrna, DE 19977 . Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit a lot size of 0.50 acres for Lot 1 (1.00-acre minimum lot size exclusive of protected resources) see Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To permit a lot size of 0.46 acres for Lot 2 (1.00-acre minimum lot size exclusive of protected resources) see Table 40.04.110.B. Ryan Hufford. NC40 Zoning. CD 6 (App 2020-0272-A) TP 15-021.00-045.

5. 3318 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 . Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit 51 parking spaces (64 parking spaces required) see UDC Table 40.03.522. 2. To maintain a trash enclosure 2 feet from the easterly side lot line (5-foot setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B) 3. To maintain a trash enclosure 4 feet from the rear property line (5-foot setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To maintain paving 0 feet from the westerly side lot line (5-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 5. To maintain paving 0 feet from the easterly side lot line (5-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B.  McDonalds Corporation. CR Zoning. CD 1 (App 2020-0264-A) TP 07-037.20-233.

6. 3304 Old Capitol Trail Wilmington, DE 19808 . Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To maintain a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the southerly side lot line (0.5 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A.  2. To maintain a ground sign 11 feet from the Old Capitol Trail right-of-way (40-foot ground sign setback) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 3. To maintain paving 8 feet from the Old Capitol Trail right-of-way (25-foot street yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Larson Engineering. CR Zoning. CD 1 (App 2020-0273-A) TP 07-037.40-148.

7. 1973 Pulaski Highway, Newark, DE 19702 . Area variance: To construct a 150 foot cell tower disguised as a tree 13 feet from the easterly side lot line (50-foot setback required (1/3 height of tower)) see UDC Section 40.03.326.G. Bay Communications III. CR Zoning. CD 11 (App 2020-0103-A) TP 11-023.00-022.




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