AGENDA *Revised 9/10/20

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

 Thursday, September 10, 2020

6:00 p.m.

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AGENDA

1. 105 W. Cedarwood Drive, Middletown, DE 19709: Area variance: To permit an inground pool 22 feet from the Bethel Church Road right-of-way (40-foot street yard setback) see UDC Section 40.03.410.G. Paul Hamon. NC21 Zoning. CD 12. (App 2020-0453-A) TP 11-055.00-038. 

2. 2310 St. Francis Street, Wilmington, DE 19808. Area variance: To maintain a play structure over 6 feet in height 3 feet from the northerly side lot line (6-foot setback required) see UDC Section 40.03.410.C. Michael Boyer. NC6.5 Zoning. CD 9. (App 2020-0451-A) TP 08-044.30-292. 

3. 6 Dumphries Court, Townsend, DE 19734. Area variance: To construct an addition 13 feet from the rear property line (25-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Leonard Hiltz. S Zoning. CD 12. (App 2020-0450-A) TP 14-013.31-159. 

*4. 2200 & 2202 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19803. This application has been continued to a future hearing date TBD and will not be considered at this hearing.
Area variances to facilitate the recordation of a Land Development Plan:
1. To permit a 0.50 acre lot size for Lot 1 (1.00 acre minimum lot size) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To permit a 0.43 acre lot size for Lot 2 (1.00 acre minimum lot size) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To permit a 0.70 acre lot size for Lot 3 (1.00 acre minimum lot size) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To permit a 0.62 acre lot size for Lot 4 (1.00 acre minimum lot size required) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 5. To permit a 0.62 acre lot size for Lot 5 (1.00 acre minimum lot size) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 6. To permit a 0.47 acre lot size for Lot 6 (1.00 acre minimum lot size exclusive of protected resources) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 7. To permit a lot width of 98 feet for Lot 1 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 8. To permit a lot width of 112.69 feet for Lot 2 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 9. To permit a lot width of 20.38 feet for Lot 3 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 10. To permit a lot width of 0 feet for Lot 4 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 11. To permit a lot width of 0 feet for Lot 5 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 12. To permit a lot width of 0 feet for Lot 6 (150-foot minimum lot width) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 13. To maintain a dwelling 37 feet from the Shipley Road right-of-way (40-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 14. To maintain a dwelling 12 feet from the Shipley Road right-of-way (40-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Astoria Builders, LLC. S Zoning. CD 2. (App 2020-0347-A) TPs 06-065.00-334 & 06-065.00-284. 

5. 10 Meco Circle, Wilmington, DE 19804. Special Use Permit and area variances: 1. Special Use Permit to establish a high intensity recreational use in I Zoning District see UDC Sections 40.03.210 & 40.31.430. 2. To maintain paving 0 feet from the Meco Drive/Circle right-of-way (40-foot street yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To maintain paving 0 feet from the rear property (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 4. To maintain paving 0 feet from the northeasterly side lot line (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 5. To maintain paving 0 feet from the southwesterly side lot line (10-foot other yard paving setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 6. To maintain a building 19 feet from the southwesterly side lot line (20-foot building setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 7. To maintain a building 9 feet from the rear property line (20-foot building setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 8. To maintain a Landscape Surface Ratio (LSR) of 0.00 landscape surface ratio (0.20 minimum LSR required) see UDC Table 40.04.110.A. 9. To maintain existing 0.0 bufferyard opacity along Meco Drive/Circle right-of-way (0.7 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Tables 40.03.210. & 40.04.111.A. 10. To maintain existing 0.0 bufferyard opacity along rear property line (0.4 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Tables 40.03.210 & 40.04.111.A. 11. To maintain existing 0.0 bufferyard opacity along southwesterly side lot line (0.4 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Tables 40.03.210 & 40.04.111.A. 12. To maintain existing 0.0 bufferyard opacity along northeasterly side lot line (0.4 bufferyard opacity required) see UDC Tables 40.03.210 & 40.04.111.A. 13. To maintain 0 street trees along the Meco Drive/Circle right-of-way (4 street trees required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.C. 14. To maintain 0 on lot plant units per acre (6 on-lot plant units per 1-acre required, 7 total plant units required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 15. To maintain 0 open space plant units per acre (5 open space plant units per 1-acre required, 6 total plant units required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. 16. To maintain 0 parking lot plant units (1 plant unit per 30 parking spaces, 1 total plant unit required) see UDC Table 40.04.111.A. Fran Simeone. I Zoning. CD 1. (App 2020-0171-A) TP 07-043.40-044.

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