Zoning Board hearings
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 60/13 on Thursday, April 4 at 9:20 a.m. is the appeal of David Backo, owner, and Nicole Szewczyk, applicant, for 157 Spencer Avenue in the 29th Ward (Zoning District R1D-L).
Applicant requests use of existing two-story structure as child care (limited); 4 to 6 children.
Special Exception Requests: 911.04.A.12, Use of child care (limited) in R1D Zoning District is a Special Exception.
Notes: Certificate of Occupancy 66797, dated May 1993, permitted occupancy “3-story two-family dwelling with a 3-car detached garage; 28’x28’x13’8” 3-car detached garage.”
Zone case 65/13 on Thursday, April 4 at 10:00 a.m. is the appeal of Richard and Renee Costanzo, owner, and Aaron Archibald, applicant, for 1802 Harcum Way (143 S. 18th Street) in the 17th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests new four-story single-family attached dwelling.
Variance Requests: 903.03.E.2, Maximum height three stories permitted and four stories requested.
Past Cases and Decisions: ZBA 173 of 2012, applicant’s request for building renovation for use as single-family dwelling (two units) was approved.
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.