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2010 Zoning Board of Adjustment Cases
 

 

Case # Applicant Name Tax
Parcel #
Address Request Decision & Date
2010-001 Roy Majors 217-172-12 18033 New Mark Avenue Requesting a 50 foot variance from the required 50 foot buffer to allow walkway pavers for handicap access to the lake and the buffered area.  Denied
01/26/2010
2010-002 STB of Charlotte (Baby Dolls Nightclub) 051-091-02 12820 US 29 Hwy Requesting a 1000 foot variance from the 1000 foot required distance separation to allow an existing adult establishment to remain at its current location.   Denied
01/26/2010
2010-003 Paul McBroom 031-211-03 11619 Riverhaven Requesting a 100 foot variance from the required 100 foot watershed buffer to allow the construction of a single family structure.  Approved 
01/26/2010
2010-004 Centex Homes 229-163-30 11821 Avaly Lane Requesting a 5 foot variance from the required 30 foot rear yard for cluster developments to allow the construction of a single family structure to encroach into the required rear yard.  Denied
01/26/2010
2010-005 Betsy Hogue 081-126-07 1021 Pegram Street Appealing a notice of violation that an existing carport located in front of the principal structure is prohibited.  The carport also encroaches into the right of way. Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
04/27/2010 
2010-006 Joseph and Theresa Baich 023-163-06 12030 Mountain Lake Cove Requesting a 100 foot variance from the required 100 foot buffer area to allow an existing septic system and retaining wall to remain.  Granted
04/27/2010
2010-007 Paul E. Ashby, Jr. 029-064-01 12103 Westbury Glen Court Requesting two (2) variances: (1) an 8 foot variance to allow an accessory structure to remain 22 feet in the required setback and (2) a one (1) foot variance to allow a fence located in the required front yard to remain at a height of 6 feet. Denied
04/27/2010
2010-008 Greater Galilee Baptist Church 119-082-01 1565 Wilmore Drive Requesting a 10.5 foot variance from the required 35 foot minimum rear yard in an R-5 zoning district to allow the relocation of an existing single family structure. Granted
04/27/2010 
2010-009 Van Kpa & Hdem Rmah 069-101-10 806 Pennsylvania Avenue Requesting a 3.8 foot variance from the required 5 foot minimum side yard to allow an attached garage to remain as constructed.  Denied
04/27/2010
2010-010 Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter 151-031-01 2701 Park Road Requesting a 10 foot variance to allow a fence to be located one (1) foot off the property line.  Denied
04/27/2010
2010-011 Mackenzie B. Alpert 121-093-54 531 Dilworth Mews Court Requesting an 8.3 foot variance from the required 20 foot minimum setback to allow for the construction of a porch.  Granted
04/27/2010
2010-012 Lawrence E. Norwood 101-091-29 4533 N. Sharon Amity Road Appealing the Zoning Administrator's interpretation that an accessory structure located on property without a principal structure is prohibited.  Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
05/25/2010
2010-013 Eric N. Johnson 035-202-60 1749 Harland Street Appealing a notice of violation that the newly added impervious area violates the Catawba River/Lake Wylie Watershed Protected Area.  
2010-014 Mecklenburg County 081-086-04 916 North Alexander Street Requesting a 40 foot variance from the 100 foot separation requirement for external lots to allow the construction of an athletic field.   Granted
05/25/2010
2010-015 Bruce Moline and Randy Gager 199-561-01 5924 River Cabin Lane Appealing the Zoning Administrator's interpretation that: (1) a fence surrounding a wireless communication facility is not required to be 200 feet from an abutting property line and (2) that the proposed tower meets concealment requirements.  Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
06/29/2010
2010-016 Connecticut Avenue, LLC 167-042-46 940 Tyvola Road Appealing the Zoning Administrator's interpretation that a theater, drive-in motion  picture is not a permitted use at 940 Tyvola Road.  Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
06/29/2010
2010-017 Donald Caudle 135-076-01 7906 Lawyers Road Appealing the Zoning Administrator's interpretation that the commercial business located at 7906 Lawyers Road is not a customary home occupation because there is no principal residential use. Overturned Zoning Administrator's Decision
06/29/2010 
2010-018   See Case
2010-021
     
2010-019 ADOF Entertainment Group, Inc. 073-253-01 935 S. Summit Avenue Requesting a 122 foot variance from the required 1000 foot minimum distance separation from any residential district, school, church, child care center, park or playground to allow an adult establishment which is located less than 1000 feet from residences.  
2010-020          
2010-021 Fred Frazier/Donald O'Shields 083-163-11 3217 The Plaza Appealing Zoning Violation #2010500770 which states that a nightclub is not allowed within 400 feet of a residential use or zoning district.  Overturned Zoning Administrator's Decision
07/13/2010
2010-022 Alan B. Griffin 065-055-20 3609 Tuckaseegee Road Requesting a 1.6 foot variance from the required 5 foot maximum height to allow a fence located in the required setback to remain as erected. Denied
07/27/2010 
2010-023 Steve Waddell 217-191-39 17827 Theran Lane Requesting two (2) variances: (1) a 45 foot variance from the 50 foot required buffer and (2) a 30 foot variance from the 40 foot requirement for all principal structures landward from the full pond level in order to construct a room addition and to construct a roof over the existing deck.  Denied
06/29/2010
2010-024 Iglesia Apostoles Y Profetas Fuente DeAgua Vida 107-131-25 East W. T. Harris Boulevard Requesting two (2) variances: (1) to allow vehicular access by way of a residential local (Class VI) street and (2) to allow two parking spaces to encroach 5.2 feet into the required 30 foot setback for a proposed religious institution. Granted
06/29/2010 
2010-025 Behringer Harvard 101 South Tryon LCC 125-012-27 101 South Tryon Street Requesting a 15 foot 3 inch  variance from the required 20 foot height maximum to allow the installation of a telecommunications antenna and mast on the roof top of an existing building.  
2010-026          
2010-027          
2010-028 The Heirs of Mary Virginia Mothershed 113-082-34 6625 Amos Smith Road Requesting two variances: (1) a 16 foot variance from the required 100 foot buffer along the shoreline of the Catawba River/Lake Wylie to allow the construction of a kitchen addition in the front of the existing structure and (2) a 69 foot variance from the required 100 foot buffer along the shoreline of the Catawba River/Lake Wylie to allow the construction of a master suite addition to the rear of the structure.  
2010-029 Church of Charlotte 209-021-02 2500 Carmel Rd Requesting a 30 foot variance from the required 50 foot to allow the expansion of a parking lot. Denied
07/27/2010
 
2010-030          
2010-031 Eva A. Martinez 049-081-03 6736 North Tryon Street Requesting a 155 foot variance from the required 400 foot distance separation to allow a structure in which a nightclub is the principal use to be located 245 feet from a residential district. Denied
09/28/2010
2010-032          
2010-033 Childress Klein Properties 043-221-04 5100 West W. T. Harris Boulevard Requesting two variances: (1) a 28 foot variance from the required 50 foot buffer and (2) a 20 foot variance from the required 50 foot buffer for a total area of 432 square feet encroachment.  Granted
08/31/2010

2010-034 Jason and Kelly Cipriani 153-073-11 2541 Portland Avenue Requesting a 3.6 variance from the required 45 foot rear yard to allow a residential structure to encroach Denied
09/28/2010
2010-035 Charles Austin 131-131-13 1415 Pierson Drive Appealing a violation notice that an outside vehicle storage lot is not in violation of the Zoning Ordinance. Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
09/28/2010
2010-036          
2010-037          
2010-038 Michael and Melissa Steinitz 211-641-32 1830 Dove Cottage Drive

Requesting a 4.3 foot variance from the required 45 foot minimum rear yard to allow an existing structure to encroach into the rear yard.

 Granted
10/26/2010
2010-039 Cosmos Cafe, LLC 229-101-09 8420 Rea Road

Appealing a notice of violation which states that a nightclub is being operated illegally at 8420 Rea Road.

Upheld Zoning Administrator's Decision
10/26/2010
2010-040 Cosmos Cafe, LLC 229-101-09 8420 Rea Road

Requesting two variances: (1) a 275 foot variance from the required 400 foot distance to allow a nightclub to be located125 feet from a residential district and (2) a 50 foot variance from the required 400 foot distance to allow a nightclub to be located 350 feet from a residential district.

Granted
10/26/2010
2010-041 Thomas Hunter 03702802 1050 Watts Drive

Requesting a 5 foot variance from the required 6 foot minimum side yard to allow an accessory structure to be located in the required side yard and established setback.

Denied
10/26/2010
2010-042          
2010-043 Kidane Haile 193-043-08 4541 Margaret Wallace Road Requesting two variances: (1) a 10 foot variance from the required 10 foot rear yard to allow a building to be constructed on the rear property line and (2) a 5 foot variance from the required 5 foot distance for vehicle parking on a lot Granted
12/14/2010
2010-044 Mary Brown 083-091-12 1211 Parkwood Ave Requesting two variances: (1) a variance to allow a parking lot and driveway to encroach  3 feet into the required 7.5 foot buffer on the right side of the property that is reduced with a fence and (2) a variance to allow a two foot encroachment of an existing structure in the required 5 foot buffer on the left side of the property for the purpose of establishing a new use. Granted
12/14/2010

 

 

 

 





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