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 232/16 on Thursday, June 16 at 9:50 a.m. is the appeal of NI Properties, owners and applicants, for 127 Craighead Street in the 18th Ward (Zoning District R2-H).
Applicant requests continued use of structure as multi-unit residential with nine dwelling units and use of 2,150 sq. ft. of first floor as an office (limited).
Special Exception: 921.02.A.1: Expansion of a nonconforming use is a Special Exception.
Zone case 255/16 on Thursday, June 23 at 9:10 a.m. is the appeal of Grace Street Development, LLC, owner, and Synergy Capital, LP, applicant, for Grace Street, parcels 4-J-38, 61, 63, 64, 66 in the 19th Ward (Zoning District P and open space).
Applicant requests to construct nine new three-story single-family detached dwellings with integral parking.
Variances: 905.01.C.2: Minimum 30’ front setback required and 5’, 10’ and 15’ requested; Minimum 32,000 sq. ft. lot size permitted and 2,800 sq. ft. requested; Minimum 20’ exterior side setback required and 3; requested (unit 1); Minimum 5’ interior side setback required and 0’ requested.
Applicant requests to erect one 15’ high ground identification sign with LED lettering at front of existing library.
Variances: 919.03.O.3: Electronic non-advertising signs are not permitted in LNC zoning district.