Zoning Board Hearings
April 17, 2012
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 81/12 on Thursday, April 19 at 8:50 a.m. is the appeal of Jordan Michael Saunders, owner and applicant for a property on S. 11th Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests a new three story single family detached dwelling.
Variance Requests: 925.06.C – Minimum 15 ft. rear set back required and 0 ft. requested; minimum 5 ft. exterior side yard set back required and 0 ft. requested; minimum 1 ft. interior side yard set back required (contextual) and 0 ft. requested.
Zone case 228/11 on Thursday, April 19 (continued from December 8, 2011) at 9:20 a.m. is the appeal of Sokol Club/HEH Communications, applicant, and Slovak Catholic Sokols, owner, for 2912 E. Carson Street in the 16th Ward (Zoning District UI).
Applicant requests a new 29" x 7'3" electronic message board for Sokol Club.
Special Exception Request: 919.03.O.3 – Electronic signs in UI district is a Special Exception.
Past Cases & Decisions: ZBA Case 13 of 1995, review and variance granted for the erection of a one story structure with a gymnasium/ banquet hall with offices, a club room (bar) on the first floor, a mezzanine with seating and 57 outdoor parking stalls, including four handicapped stalls.
Notes: Certificate of aOccupancy 72734, dated 12/6/1996, permitted occupancy "one story structure with gymnasium/ banquet hall on first floor, and offices and club room (bar) on second floor balcony with seating, with 57 outdoor parking stalls including four handicapped stalls.
Zone case 72/12 on Thursday, April 19 at 9:20 a.m. is the appeal of Christine A. Tripoli, owner, and Beehive, Steve Zumoff, applicant, for 1323-1327 E. Carson Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District LNC).
Applicant requests use of 3,700 sq. ft. of the first floor as restaurant (general).
Special Exception Request: 911.04.A.57 – Use is a Special Exception in LNC District.
Variance Request: 8 off-street parking spaces required and 2 spaces requested.
Notes: Certificate of Occupancy 87494, dated 10/19/2004 permitted occupancy "First floor for restaurant (limited) (Beehive).
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_adjust ment.html.