AGENDA

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

 Thursday, March 18, 2021

6:00 p.m.

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AGENDA

1. 6003 Connery Place, Middletown, DE 19709. Area variance: To construct an addition 16 feet from the rear property line (25-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table. 40.04.110.B. Joe Oakes. S Zoning. CD 12. (App 2021-0057-A) TP 13-013.23-041. 

2. 48 Morris Road, New Castle, DE 19720. Area variances: 1. To maintain a dwelling 18 feet from the W. Basin Road right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To construct an addition 3 feet from the W. Basin Road right-of-way  (25-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table. 40.04.110.B. 3. To maintain a detached accessory structure 0 feet from the W. Basin Road right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Section. 40.03.410.A. 4. To maintain a detached accessory structure 0 feet from northerly side lot line (3-foot setback for detached accessory structures) see UDC Section. 40.03.410.A. 5. To maintain paving 0 feet from the northerly side lot line  (2-foot paving setback) see UDC Section 40.04.110.E. Joe Harrington. NC5 Zoning. CD 7. (App 2021-0071-A) TP 10-013.40-100. 

3. 4 & 7 Paoletti Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808. Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit a lot width of 33.75 feet for Lot 2 (80-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To permit a lot width of 0 feet for Lot 3 (80-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To permit a lot width of 0 feet for Lot 4 (80-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Marty Mellinger. NC10 Zoning. CD 9. (App 2021-0009-A) TPs 08-038.20-198 & 08-038.20-198. 

4. 1825 Faulkland Road, Wilmington, DE 19805. Area variances: 1. To maintain a 23 square foot ground identification sign along the Faulkland Road right-of-way (20-square foot maximum sign area) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 2. To permit 1 additional identification ground sign along Centre Road right-of-way (1 wall or ground identification sign per building section) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 3. To permit a 54 square foot identification ground sign with a 37 square feet of EVMS (Electronic Variable Message Sign) portion along the Centre Road right-of-way (20-square foot maximum sign area) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 4. To maintain 4, 7 square foot instructional signs (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. 5. To maintain a 32 square foot campus map instructional sign (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. 6. To maintain a 71 square foot campus map instructional sign (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. 7. To maintain a 12 square foot instructional sign (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. 8. To maintain a 29 square foot instructional sign (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. 9. To maintain a 21 square foot instructional sign (4-square foot for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A.2. Hes Sign Services Inc. SR Zoning. CD 2. (App 2021-0011-A) TP 07-032.30-010. 

5. 200 Happy Lane, Newark, DE 19711. Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit paving 0 feet from the rear property line (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To permit paving 0 feet from the Happy Lane right-of-way (40-foot street yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To permit 0 open space plant units (5 plant units per acre required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 4. To permit a 0.3 bufferyard opacity along the Ruthar Drive right-of-way (0.5 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 5. To permit a 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the Happy Lane right-of-way (0.5 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 6. To maintain 0 street trees along the Happy Lane right-of-way (5 street trees required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.C. Sunbelt Rentals. I Zoning. CD 9. (App 2020-0730-A) TP 09-016.00-020. 

6. 154 N. DuPont Highway & 440 School Lane, New Castle, DE 19720. Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan: 1. To permit paving 0 feet from the N. DuPont Highway right-of-way (25-foot street yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To permit a trash enclosure 7 feet from the rear property line (20-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To construct a building 5 feet from the northeasterly side lot line (20-foot side yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To permit 0.0 bufferyard opacity along the N. DuPont Highway right-of-way (0.4 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 5. To permit a Landscape Surface Ratio (LSR) of 0.18 landscape surface ratio (0.20 minimum LSR required) see UDC Table 40.04.110.A. 6. To provide 1 stacking space for the single bay car wash (6 stacking spaces per bay) see UDC Table 40.03.522. 7. To permit a ground sign 5 feet from the N. DuPont Highway right-of-way (40-foot ground sign setback) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 8. To permit an 8 square foot instructional ground sign (4-square foot maximum for instructional signs) see UDC Section 40.06.040.A. 9. To permit a 325 square foot  ground sign aggregate (250 square feet maximum ground sign aggregate) see UDC Table 40.06.060. 10. To permit a 78 square foot off-premise sign located on tax parcel 10-024.00-056 known as 440 School Lane, a road less than 10,000 average daily trips (0-square feet permitted) see UDC Section 40.06.070. 11. To permit an off-premise sign 15 feet from the School Lane right-of-way on tax parcel 10-024.00-056 known as 440 School lane (40-foot street yard setback) see UDC Section 40.06.070. Silicato Development. CR Zoning. CD 7. (App 2021-0064-A) TP 10-024.00-043 & 10-024.00-056.


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