Archive for Variances – Past, 2012

Petition V-87, 2011

Search Tags <Clark S. Ullom, R-30, Streamside Drive, Paper Mill Road, Pavilion>

Clark S. Ullom, 770-335-8173, requests to waive the rear setback for an accessory structure over 144 square-feet (320 square-foot proposed pavilion) from the required 40 feet to 20 feet.

Property is located on the west side of Streamside Drive, north of Paper Mill Road (3863 Streamside Drive), District 17, Land Lots 1077, Parcel 66.

Size of tract is .808 acres

Current zoning: R-30

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-30 (Rivers Edge Subdivision); South: R-30 (Waters Edge Subdivision); West: R-30 (Fox Hills Subdivision); East: R-30 (Waters Edge Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Steve Markey

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is Kim Swanson

Reason:  Pavilion

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  No Action subject to stipulations, drawings and staff comments.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Nov): Hold to negociate with the neighbors.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Dec): Continue at the request of the applicant to continue to negociate with neighbors.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Jan): Continued

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Feb): Approved 4-0 subject to stipulations, drawings and staff comments.

Petition V-94, 2011

Search Tags <Laura & Darren Cutter, R-20, Waterford Green Lane, Waterford Green Drive, Detached deck>

Laura & Darren Cutter, 770-696-1448, represented by Michael Staley, 770-509-5191, requests to waive the setback from 35’ to 29’

Property is located on the east side of Waterford Green Lane, north of Waterford Green Drive (1137 Waterford Green Lane), District 1, Land Lot 225, Parcel 64.

Size of tract is .61 acres

Current zoning: R-20

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-15 (River Sound Subdivision); South: R-20 (Waterford Green Subdivision); West: R-20 (Waterford Green Subdivision); East: R-20 (Waterford Green Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Eric Jacobsen

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is Kim Swanson

Reason:  Detached Deck

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  No Action Suggested that variance be for this structure only.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (December): Hold. Site plan shows incorrect placement of the deck.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (January): Approved 5-0 for this structure only, no roof, spark arrester, screen, door in front of fireplace and hearth to be made of a non-combustible material, 16″ deep and to run the length of the fireplace.

Petition V-3

Search Tags < Atlanta Pools, LLC, R-30, Oak Lane, Casteel Road, Pool>

Atlanta Pools, LLC, 770-844-7665, represented by Michael Cochran, 770-844-7665, requests to allow a swimming pool to the front and side of the principal structure.

Property is located on the north side of Oak Lane, east of Casteel Road, District 16, Land Lot 690, Parcel 12.

Size of tract is 1.97 acres

Current zoning: R-30

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-30 (Heatherleigh Woods Subdivision); South: R-30 (Blake Ford Subdivision); West: R-30 (Heatherleigh Woods Subdivision); East: R-30 (Heatherleigh Woods Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Trish Steiner

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason: Swimming Pool

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  ECCA will take no action on this variance. There is a hardship as the backyard is in a floodplain

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 5-0

Petition V-4

Search Tags < Susan Matsumoto, R-15, Venedome Place, Monceau Way, Pool deck>

Susan Matsumoto, 770-645-6031, represented by Spencer Doss, 770-318-8062, request to waive the impervious surface from the maximum allowable of 35% to 36.94%

Property is located on the south side of Vendome Place, west of Monceau Way (4560 Vendome Place), District 1, Land Lot 29, Parcel 53.

Size of tract is .385 acres

Current zoning: R-15

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-15 (Tiffany Place Subdivision); South: R-15 (Tiffany Place Subdivision); West: R-15 (Tiffany Place Subdivision); East: R-15 (Tiffany Place Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Eric Jacobsen

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason: Pool Deck

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  ECCA will not be taking any action on this variance as the total covered surface area of the property is less than 40% and pervious pavers are being used.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 5-0

Petition V-5

Search Tags < Rachael E. Foglio, RA-4, Dobbs Crossing, Woodlawn Road, Covered deck>

Rachael E. Foglio, 770-509-5204, represented by Ghani Massoud, 770-345-3500, requests to waive the rear setback from the required 30 feet to 23 feet.

Property is located on the southwest side of Dobbs Crossing, west of Woodlawn Road (4477 Dobbs Crossing), District 1, Land Lot 13, Parcel 49.

Size of tract is .191 acres

Current zoning: RA-4

Contiguous zoning is:  North: RA-4 (Woodlawn Commons Subdivision); South: RA-4 (Woodlawn Commons Subdivision); West: RA-4 (Woodlawn Commons Subdivision); East: RA-4 (Woodlawn Commons Subdivision)

Future Land Use: Medium Density Residential

Case Manager is Marvin Shams

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is Kim Swanson

Reason:  Deck Cover

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  ECCA will be taking no action on this variance. While there is no hardship due to the topography or shape of the land, the applicant has the permission of the HOA and neighbors.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 5-0

Petition V-6

Search Tags < Jacqueline Gore, R-20, Willeo Creek Point, Willeo Place, Retaining Wall>

Jacqueline Gore, 678-754-8444, represented by Michael Staley, 770-509-5191, requests to waive the setback for a retaining wall 12 feet in height from 15 feet to 8 feet.

Property is located on the north side of Willeo Creek Point, north of Willeo Place (1974 Willeo Creek Point), District 1, Land Lot 231, Parcel 22.

Size of tract is .81 acres

Current zoning: R-20

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-20 (River Forest Subdivision); South: R-20 (River Forest Subdivision); West: R-20 (River Forest Subdivision); East: R-20 (River Forest Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Lee O’Neal

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason:  Retaining Wall

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  ECCA will not be taking any action on this variance provided that the applicant has the consent of the neighbors and HOA and has provided an adequate screening buffer for the wall.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Jan): Hold Setback amount is incorrect.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action (Feb): Approved 4-0

Petition V-13

Search Tags < Anthony Robinson, R-20, Hunterdon Way, West Somerset Court, Closet>

Anthony Robinson, 678-524-8981, representing himself, requests to waive the side setback from the required 10 feet to 5 feet, adjacent to the western property line.

Property is located on the south side of Hunterdon Way, south of West Somerset Court (3254 Hunterdon Way), District 17, Land Lot 995 & 996, Parcel 66.

Size of tract is .4649 acres

Current zoning: R-20

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-20 (Summerset Subdivision); South: R-20 (Park Lane Subdivision); West: R-20 (Summerset Subdivision); East: R-20 (Summerset Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Steve Markey

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is Kim Swanson

Reason: Closet Addition

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  No Action

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 4-0

Petition V-15

Search Tags < Clifton A. Brashier, Jr., Gail Riesenberg, R-30, Columns Drive, Atlanta Country Club Drive, Tennis Court & accessory structure>

Clifton A. Brashier, Jr. & Gail Riesenberg, 770-422-7016, represented by Parks Huff, 770-422-7016, requests to: 1) Waive the rear setback for an accessory structure (tennis courts) from the required 40 feet to zero feet; and 2) waive the side setback for an accessory structure from the required 12 feet to zero feet adjacent to the western property line.

Property is located on the north Columns Drive, east of Atlanta Country Club Drive (4561 Columns Drive), District 1 & 17, Land Lots 1, 1097 & 1098, Parcel 34.

Size of tract is 2.76 acres

Current zoning: R-30

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-30 (The Columns Subdivision); South: R-30 (The Columns Subdivision); West: R-30 (The Columns Subdivision); East: R-30 (The Columns Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Eric Jacobsen

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is Kim Swanson

Reason: Tennis Court & Accessory Structure

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  No Action

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 4-0

Petition V-18

Search Tags < Bouchra Sayedzada, R-15, Sandy Plains, Trickum Road, Pavilion>

Bouchra Sayedzada, 678-697-5553, representing herself, requests to: 1) Waive the rear setback for an accessory structure over 144 square feet (proposed 330 square foot pavilion) from the required 30 feet to 11 feet; and 2) waive the side setback from 10 feet to 9 feet adjacent to the west property line (existing).

Property is located on the On the north side of Sandy Plains Road, east of Trickum Road (3079 Sandy Plains Road), District 16, Land Lot 482, Parcel 97.

Size of tract is .4706 acres

Current zoning: R-15

Contiguous zoning is:  North: RA-5 (Hillcrest Oaks Subdivision); South: R-20 (Rogers Acres Subdivision); West: LRO; East: RA-5(Hillcrest Oaks Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Medium Density Residential

Case Manager is Jill Flamm

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason: Pavilion

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  Addition stipulations required

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved with additional stipulations 5-0

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Petition V-21

Search Tags < Atlanta Pools, R-15, Springmill Drive, Wesley Chapel Road, Pool>

Atlanta Pools, 770-844-7665, represented by Michael Cochran, 770-844-7665, requests to waive the impervious surface on lot 2 from the maximum allowable of 35% to 39.3%.

Property is located on the west side of Springmill Drive and on the east side of Wesley Chapel Road (4271 Springmill Drive), District 16, Land Lot 249, Parcel 17.

Size of tract is .356 acres

Current zoning: R-15

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-15 (Springmill Subdivision); South: R-15 (Springmill Subdivision); West: R-30; East: R-15 (Springmill Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Eric Jacobsen

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason: Pool

Staff Comments:

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ECCA position:  No Action

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Approved 5-0