MI - Grand Rapids: Board of Zoning Appeals

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Board of Zoning Appeals

Board of Zoning Appeals

Meeting Agenda Generated 2/9/2018 3:46 PM Development Center
Tagged Passions:development, zoning, and Development

1120 Monroe Ave NW

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Commissioner's lunch - Room 303

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12:30 p.m. Roll Call

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Approval of Minutes

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Approval of Minutes from January 18, 2018

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Public Hearings beginning 1:00 p.m. or soon thereafter in the Public Hearing Room, 2nd Floor

Address: 2200 Ontonagon Ave SE

Case Number: P-BZA-2018-0002

Applicant/Owner: Eric and Yee Lam Nykamp

Variance Type: Dimensional

Requesting: To construct a house on a lot, in the MCN-LDR zone district, with 30 ft. of street frontage, a deck in the front yard and an 18 ft. by 17 ft. residential

turn-around space on a Neighborhood Street. In residential zone districts a
Tagged Passions:streets, neighborhood, and zoning

minimum of 36 ft. of street frontage is required, decks are not permitted in

the front yard, and a turn-around space of up to 12 ft. by 20 ft. is allowed on
Tagged Passions:streets and zoning

City Collector Streets, Major City Streets, and Regional Streets.

Tagged Passions:streets

Permitted: Lot Width 36 ft.

Deck rear and side yards

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Turn-Around Space Width 12 ft.

Requesting: Lot Width 30 ft.

Deck front yard

Turn Around Space Width 18 ft.

Variance Needed For: Lot Width 6 ft.

Deck front yard

Turn-Around Space Width 6 ft.

Lot Size: Frontage: 30 ft. Depth: irr. 192 ft. Area: .5089 Acres Zoning: MCN-LDR
Tagged Passions:zoning

Inspection: Smith

Ordinance Sec. 5.2.05.D Sec. 5.2.05.F.3 Sec. 5.10.03.F.vi
Tagged Passions:ordinance

Previous Appeals and



Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Agenda Page 2 February 15, 2018
Tagged Passions:zoning

Address: 1855 Leonard St NE, 1919 Leonard St NE 1308 Plymouth Ave NE

Case Number: P-BZA-2018-0003

Applicant/Owner: Christine Lentine Kids Food Basket

Agent: Laura Shaner Variance Type: Use Dimensional

Requesting: The Kids Food Basket is requesting to change the location and configuration, of a previously approved variance in the MCN-LDR

residential zone district, for the main building, front yard parking lot,

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Tagged Passions:parking

learning barn, and greenhouse. A community room for up to 80 people is

proposed to be added in the main building. The number of proposed parking spaces has increased to 182, which includes 44 future spaces. Lot Size: Frontage: 655 ft. Depth: 1,279 ft. Area: 26.36 Acres Zoning: MCN-LDR

Tagged Passions:zoning and parking

Inspection: Smith

Ordinance Table 5.5.05.B Sec. 5.10.03.E.1
Tagged Passions:ordinance

Previous Appeals and

Disposition: See Attached

Address: 512 Leonard St NW

Case Number: P-BZA-2018-004

Applicant: Christopher Nicholson Grand Rapids Hydroponics

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Owner: T P Leasing Company, LLC

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Tagged Passions:leasing

Agent: Andrew Longcore

Variance Type: Appeal of the Planning Director s Decision that denied the applicant s request to reduce the transparency requirements for non-residential ground- floor uses.
Tagged Passions:planning

Requesting: An appeal of the Planning Director s decision may be taken to the Board of Zoning Appeals.

Lot Size: Frontage: 103 ft. Depth: 97 ft. Area: 10,466 sq. ft. Zoning: TN-TBA

Tagged Passions:zoning and planning

Inspection: Smith

Ordinance Sec. 5.2.14 Table 5.6.08.A
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