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 80/17 on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 9:10 a.m. is the appeal of JLB Retasa Multi LLC, owner and applicant, for 241 W. Sycamore Street in the 19th Ward (Zoning District R2-H).
Applicant requests five off-site parking spaces accessory to multi-family structure located at 300 W. Sycamore Street.
Special Exception: 914.07.G.2: Off-site parking is a Special Exception.
Variances: 903.03.D.2: Minimum 15’ front setback required and 0’ requested; Minimum 15’ exterior side setback required and 7’ requested; 912.04.B: Minimum 5’ rear setback required and 0’ requested.
Zone case 82/17 on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 9:30 a.m. is the appeal of City of Pittsburgh, owner, and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, applicant, for 1811 Brownsville Road in the 29th Ward (Zoning District LNC).
Applicant requests new construction of one-story building for use as public library (general).
Variances: 904.02.C: Minimum 20’ rear setback required and 2’ requested; 914.02.A: Minimum 6 parking spaces required and 0 proposed.
Zone case 87/17 on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 10:00 a.m. is the appeal of Gary F. and Marguerite D. Matz, owners and applicants, for 318 Bigbee Street in the 18th Ward (Zoning District R1D-H).
Applicant requests existing porch enclosure, third story addition, rooftop deck and two-car parking pad at rear of single-family dwelling.
Variances: 903.03.D.2: Minimum 15’ front setback required and 14’ requested; Minimum 5’ interior side setback required and 2.5’ requested.
Zone case 101/17 on Thursday, March 2 at 10:30 a.m. is the appeal of Veterans Leadership Program of Western PA Inc ., owner, and Property Acquisitions LLC, applicant, for 2417 E. Carson Street in the 16th Ward (Zoning District LNC).
Applicant requests new one-story fast food restaurant with separate curb cut for drive through exit.
Special Exception: 913.03.F: Drive-through use in LNC zoning district is a special exception.
Variances: 911.04.A.55: Fast food restaurant no permitted in LNC zoning district; 913.03.F: Drive-through in LNC zoning district shall not have additional curb cut in pedestrian right of way; 922.04.E.3.c: Drive-through in LNC zoning district shall be clearly incidental to primary use; All primary structure shall provide a prominent and highly visible doorway.
For more information on the City of Pittsburgh Zoning Board of Adjustment, go to: http://pittsburghpa.gov/dcp/boards/zoning-board.