BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT AGENDA

(Amended October 16, 2019)

October 22, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
Committee Room, 2nd Floor, City Hall
101 City Hall Plaza, Durham, NC 
1.

Call to Order

2.

Roll Call

Chris Burnham
Regina deLacy

Fredrick Davis
Ian Kipp
Chad Meadows, Vice Chair
Michael Retchless
Jacob Rogers, Chair
Jessica Major
Teisha Wymore, Designated Alternate
3.

Adjustments to Agenda

4.

Swearing-In of Witnesses

5.

Hearing and Determination of Cases - Planning Staff

  1. Case B1900030 - City: A request for a variance from the required 15-foot maximum street yard, the longest building façade not located within the maximum street yard, and the building occupying less than 60% of the total street frontage. The subject site is located at 3921 S. Miami Boulevard, is zoned Light Industrial (IL), and in the Research Triangle Park North Compact Neighborhood (CN).
  2. Case B1900040 - County: A request for a variance from the street yard setback requirements for a proposed single-family detached house. The subject site is located at 345 Continental Drive, is zoned Rural Residential (RR), within the Eno River Protected Area (E-B), and in the Suburban Tier.
  3. Case B1900041 – City:  A request for a variance from the 30% maximum size allowance for an accessory dwelling unit. The subject site is located at 1617 Pinecrest Road, is zoned Residential Suburban-10 (RS-10), and in the Suburban Tier.
  4. Case B1900042 – City: A request for a fence height greater than 4-foot high in the street frontage yard of a single-family house located in the Urban Tier. The subject site is located at 418 N. Driver Street, is zoned Residential Urban – 5(2) [RU-5(2)], and in the Urban Tier. 
  5. Case B1900043 – City: A minor special use permit to allow an addition to a non-conforming structure.  The subject site is located at 4918 Heritage Drive, zoned Residential Suburban-20 (RS-20), and within the Eno River Protected Area (E-B), and in the Suburban Tier.
  6. Case B1900046 – City: A minor special use permit request for a place of worship within a residential zoning district. The subject site is located at 5000 Southpark Drive, is zoned Residential Suburban - 20 (RS-20); within the Falls of the Neuse / Jordan Lake Protected Area (F/J – B), and in the Suburban Tier.
6.

Approval of Minutes - September 24, 2019


7.

Approval of Orders

  1. B1900030 - 3921 S. Miami Boulevard
  2. B1900040 - 345 Continental Drive
  3. B1900041 - 1617 Pinecrest Road
  4. B1900042 - 418 N. Driver Street
  5. B1900043 - 4918 Heritage Drive
  6. B1900046 - 5000 Southpark Drive
8.

Old Business

  1. 2020 Meeting Dates
9.

New Business


10.

Adjournment

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Staff Contact: Jessica Dockery, Planning Manager

919.560.4137 x28210. boa@DurhamNC.gov