Sub-sized lot that has been overbuilt; zoned R-20 but has only 15,659 s.f.
Exceeds maximum impervious surface
No apparent hardship
Don’t want to promote “forgiveness variances”
Maximum impervious surface % allowed: 35% / 5,489 s.f.
Maximum impervious surface % planned: 47 %, based on 7,430 s.f. of impervious surface from the drawing provided by applicant (includes driveway, walks, patio and new screened porch; less the removal of the basketball court)
It appears that the maximum impervious surface was exceeded a long time ago.
BZA Action (September, unofficial): HOLD until the October 8, 2008 hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals.
Request that the owners appear at the next meeting
That the applicant’s provide more detailed information and talk with and try to reach agreement with their subdivision Community Association prior to next months meeting