Pittsburgh's Zoning Board of Adjustment has scheduled the following public hearings of interest to South Pittsburgh residents in the first floor hearing room of the John P. Robin Civic Building, 200 Ross Street, Downtown.
Zone case 140/11 on Thursday, July 28 at 9:40 a.m. is the appeal of Michael Wright, owners/applicant for 2012 Sarah Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests continued use of a two-family dwelling (up and down) at the front and a single-family dwelling at the rear.
Use Variance Requests: 903.03.E.2, 1,200 sf lot required, approximately 1,000 sf per lot requested.
Past Cases and Decisions: 1993 — Application for one-story addition over the rear portion of a one-family dwelling was denied, due to inadequate rear setback.
Notes: 1982 — Application for certificate of zoning classification and legality of use was issued, for a 3-story, 3-family dwelling.
Zone case 141/11 on Thursday, Aug. 4 at 9:50 a.m. is the appeal of Michael Wright, owner/applicant for 40 S. 19th Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests use of an 18'x19' parking pad in the rear of a proposed 2-story single-family dwelling.
Use Variance Requests: 903.03.E.2, 5' exterior side yard setback required, 0' requested; 912.04.C, 5' accessory side yard setback required, 0' requested; 912.04B, 2' rear setback required, 0' requested.
Notes: 6/13/11 — Building permit issued for interior renovations of an existing 2½-story structure as a single-family dwelling.
Zone case 145/11 on Thursday, Aug. 4 at 10:10 a.m. is the appeal of Dennis Huet, owner/applicant for 2408 Jane Street in the 16th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests to erect 2, single-family attached dwellings with 2-car integral garages.
Use Variance Requests: 903.03.E, 5' interior side yard setback required, 1' requested; 903.03.E, 15' rear yard setback required, 11'3" and 2'5" requested; 903.03.E, 1,200 sf lot size required, 849 sf and 1025 sf requested.
Notes: 1988 — Certificate of occupancy issued for continued use of existing structure as two-family dwelling with two outdoor parking stalls in the rear.
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