Upcoming hearings before the City of Pittsburgh Zoning Board
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 121/12 on Thursday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m. is the appeal of TDA Architecture, owner, and Station Square Gaming LP, applicant, for 510 W. Station Square Drive in the 19th Ward (Zoning District SP-4).
Applicant requests a new 6,250 sq. ft. business ID sign for Riverhounds Event Center.
Variance Requests: 909.01.1.b - Amendment to the Preliminary Land Development Plan: Maximum 160 sq. ft. in sign face area permitted and 6,250 sq. ft. requested. Sign to be located on seats of Riverhounds Event Center.
Zone case 147/12 on Thursday, July 12 at 10:00 a.m. is the appeal of Ponte Vista LLC, owner and applicant, for 2139 Wharton Street in the 16th Ward (Zoning District UI).
Applicant requests a new multi-unit residential structure (25) units with integral garages.
Variance Request: 904.07.C.3 - Maximum height 4 stories permitted and 5 stories proposed; Maximum Floor Area Ratio 3:1 permitted and 3.278:1 proposed.
Past Cases & Decisions: ZBA 155 of 2011, Special Exception approved for new 4-story building for multi-unit residential with 18 units, 22 parking spaces and 6 bicycles parking spaces with the following condition: 1. That the applicant submit a final site plan including landscaping to be reviewed by City Planning staff and approved by the Zoning Administrator.
Zone case 137/12 on Thursday, July 12 at 9:40 a.m. is the appeal of Ronald Bezak, owner and applicant, for 312 Belonda Street in the 30th Ward (Zoning District R1D-H).
Applicant requests use of existing two-story structure as two-family dwelling with two car parking stalls at rear.
Variance Requests: 911.04.A - Use of two-family dwellings is not permitted in R1D-H zoning district. 903.03.D.2 - Mimimum 5' interior side yard setback required for two car parking pad and 4' requested.
For more information on the City of Pittsburgh Zoning Board of Adjustment, go to: http://www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us/cp/html/zoning_board_of_adjustment.html.