AGENDA

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

Thursday, April 12, 2018

6:00 p.m.

Department of Land Use Conference Room

New Castle County Government Center

87 Reads Way, New Castle


1. 44 Clipper Court, Bear, DE 19701. Area variances: 1. To construct an enclosed porch 17 feet from the rear property line (40-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To maintain existing dwelling 32 feet from the rear property line (40-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Aldo Gibellino. NC21 Zoning. CD 11. (App 2018-0118-A) TP 11-027.00-095.

2. 418 Carver Drive, Wilmington, DE 19801. Area variance: To construct a carport 0 feet from the southerly side lot line (6-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Erika Bender. NC5 Zoning. CD 10. (App 2018-0117-A) TP 10-005.40-106.

3. 20 Meadow Road, New Castle, DE 19720. Area variance: To construct an open porch 17 feet from the Meadow Road right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Thomas E. Miller. NC6.5 Zoning. CD 7. (App 2018-0112-A) TP 10-012.40-051.          

4. 271 Carlow Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808. Area variances: 1. To construct an enclosed porch 13 feet from the rear property line (25-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To construct an enclosed porch 3 feet from the westerly side lot line (6-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Robert Hopkins. S Zoning. CD 9. (App 2018-0130-A) TP 08-049.10-072.

5. 729 Noxontown Road, Townsend, DE 19734. Area variance: To construct a dwelling with a maximum height of 44 feet (40-foot maximum building height) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Fred Sawyer. NC2A Zoning. CD 12. (App 2018-0155-A) TP 14-012.00-016.

6. 211 Carroll Drive, New Castle, DE 19720. Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: To maintain Landscape Surface Ratio (LSR) of 0.05 landscape surface ratio (0.10 minimum LSR required) see UDC Table 40.04.110.A. Carpenter Engineering. HI Zoning. CD 12. (App 2018-0128-A) TP 10-035.00-009.

7. 5725 Kennett Pike, Wilmington 19807. Confirmation of a nonconforming useand Special Use Permit to mitigate a nonconforming use: 1. To maintain an existing nonconforming commercial use in a residential zoning district; to permit the continued and future use as assembly, retail, and office uses see UDC sections 40.08.300, 40.08.400 and 40.31.430. 2. To maintain a 0.49 acre lot size (1.00 minimum lot size) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To maintain a 102 foot lot width (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To maintain building 2 foot from the Kennett Pike right-of-way (40-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 5. To maintain building 18 foot from the southerly lot line (30-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 6. To maintain detached garage 3 feet from the northerly side lot line (30-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 7. To maintain paving 0 feet from the Kennett Pike right-of-way (20-foot street yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 8. To maintain paving 2 feet from the northerly side lot line (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 9. To maintain paving 1 foot from the southerly side lot line (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B.10. To permit 0 on lot plant units per acre (6 on lot plant units per acre required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 11. To permit 0 open space plant units per acre (6 open space plant units per 1-acre required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 12. To permit 0 parking lot plant units per parking spaces (1 plant unit per 20 parking spaces required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 13. To provide a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the Kennett Pike right-of-way (0.5 bufferyard opacity) see UDC Table 40.04.111.B. 14. To provide a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the northerly lot line (0.3 bufferyard opacity) see UDC Table 40.04.111.B. 15. To provide a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the easterly lot line (0.4 bufferyard opacity) see UDC Table 40.04.111.B. 16. To provide a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the easterly lot line (0.3 bufferyard opacity) see UDC Table 40.04.111.B. 17. To provide 0 street trees along the Kennett Pike right-of-way (3 street trees required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.C. Robert Oliver. NC15, Hometown Overlay & Historic Overlay Zoning. CD 2. (App. 2017-0474-A) TP 07-007.00-107. (Continued from the October 26, 2017 hearing).

8. 2201 Farrand Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit 246 parking spaces (364 parking spaces required) see UDC Table 40.03.522. 2. To permit paving 5 feet from the Kirkwood Highway right-of-way (25-foot paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B.3. To provide no curbed island separating the required stacking spaces from the bypass lane/aisleway (a curbed island shall separate required stacking spaces from the bypass lane/aisleway), see UDC Section 40.03.316.C. Robert Stella. CR Zoning. CD 9. (App 2018-0047-A) TP 08-044.20-071.

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