Zoning Board hearings
Last updated 10/31/2016 at 5:04pm
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 368/16 on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 9:30 a.m. is the appeal of Dubois2 LLC, owner, and Arcadis, applicant, for 1006 E. Carson Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District LNC).
Applicant requests 7’ x 15’ service structure at rear of existing gas station.
Variances: 912.04.B.4: Minimum 5’ rear setback required and 4’ requested; 916.02.A.7: Minimum 15’ rear setback required and 4’ requested; 917.02.B: Maximum permitted sound level 65DBA (7am-10pm) and 55DBA (10pm-7am), 75DBA requested.
Special Exception: 916/09: Waiver of Residential Compatibility standards is a Special Exception.
Zone case 302/16 on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 9:50 a.m. is the protest of Lamar Advertising Company, protestant, and Martin Media, owner, for Grandview Avenue in the 19th Ward (Zoning DistrictGPR-C).
Protestant protests the issuance of two Notices of Violation and Order dated June 13, 2016 by the Department of Permits, Licenses and Inspections (32’x225’ sign).
Protest appeal: 923.03.B.1, 923.02.D: Appeal to the Zoning Board of Adjustment.
Zone case 394/16 on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 10:10 a.m. is the appeal of Vlasic Holdings LLC, owner, and PVE Sheffler, applicant, for 800 E. Warrington Avenue in the 18th Ward (Zoning District LNC).
Applicant requests expansion of existing restaurant by 7,877 sq. ft.
Special Exception: 911.04.A.57: Use of restaurant (general) is a Special Exception in LNC zoning district.
Notes: Certificate of Occupancy 39051, dated 9/25/81, permitted occupancy “3’ x 20’ and 4’ x 4’ wall signs, Golden Dawn Supermarket.”
Zone case 298A/16 on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 8:50 a.m. is the appeal of Greg P. and Norine Minion trust, owner, and Peter Margittai Architects LLC, applicant, for 2132 Sarah Street in the 16th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests use of property as multi-family residential with 14 units, integral parking and rooftop decks.
Variances: 911.04.A.85: Multi-unit residential is not permitted in R1A zoning district; 903.03.E.2: Minimum 5’ front setback required and 0’ requested; Minimum 5’ exterior side setback required and 0’ requested.
Past Cases and Decisions: ZBA 298 of 2016, applicant’s request for use of property as multi-family residential with 14 units, integral parking and rooftop decks was denied without prejudice.
Notes: Certificate of Occupancy 200702698, dated 9/18/2007, permitted occupancy “Continued use of existing three-story former church as single-family dwelling.”
Zone case 402/16 on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 9:50 a.m. is the appeal of 1912 Jane Street Associates Inc., owner and applicant, for 1912 Jane Street in the 17th Ward (Zoning District R1A-VH).
Applicant requests to convert existing commercial spaces to four residential units.
Special Exception: 921.02.A.4: Change from one nonconforming use to another is a Special Exception.
Notes: Certificate of Occupancy 71621, dated 6/4/1995, permitted occupancy “Two-story structure; first floor engineering offices for Pgh. Industrial Furnace andtwo vacant commercial spaces, second floor five dwelling units and 14 parking stalls - five interior and nine outdoor stalls.”