Minneapolis Zoning Board of Adjustment Actions
 
Regular Meeting
4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 1, 2014
Room 317, City Hall
350 South Fifth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415-1385
Board Membership: Sean Cahill, Matt Ditzler, John Finlayson, Eric Johannessen, Dan Ogiba, Matt Perry, Dick Sandberg, Jacob Saufley, and Ami Thompson
Committee Clerk: Fatima Porter, 612.673.3153
 
Board members absent: Matt Ditzler
The meeting was called to order at 4:30 p.m.
Minutes were approved for the meeting held on April 17, 2014
 
Public Hearings
 
Introduction to the Public Hearing
 
Public Hearing
     1. 2415 42nd Street West (BZZ #6481, Ward 13) (Shanna Sether)
Christopher Malooly, on behalf of 2415 W. 42nd Properties, LLC, has applied for the following land use applications to allow for additions to an existing single-family dwelling located at 2415 42nd Street West in the R1 Single-Family District and SH Shoreland Overlay District.
Variance A: Christopher Malooly, on behalf of 2415 W 42nd Properties, LLC has applied for a variance to reduce the required front yard setback along 42nd Street West from 25 feet to approximately 7 feet to allow for a new trellis.
Action: The Board of Adjustment adopted the findings and approved the application for a variance to reduce the required front yard setback along 42nd Street West from 25 feet to approximately 7 feet to allow for a new trellis for the property located at 2415 42nd Street West in the R1 Single-Family District and SH Shoreland Overlay District, subject to the following conditions:
  1. Approval of the final site plans by the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development.
  2. All site improvements shall be completed by November 1, 2014, unless extended by the Zoning Administrator, or the permit may be revoked for non-compliance.
Absent: Ditzler
Approved on consent
Variance B: Christopher Malooly, on behalf of 2415 W 42nd Properties, LLC has applied for a variance to reduce the minimum distance between a principal dwelling and a detached garage from 6 feet to approximately 4 feet.
Action: The Board of Adjustment adopted the findings and approved the application for a variance to reduce the minimum distance between a principal dwelling and a detached garage from 6 feet to approximately 5 feet for the property located at 2415 42nd Street West in the R1 Single-Family District and SH Shoreland Overlay District, subject to the following conditions:
  1. Approval of the final site, elevation and floor plans by the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development.
  2. All site improvements shall be completed by November 1, 2014, unless extended by the Zoning Administrator, or the permit may be revoked for non-compliance.
  3. The exterior materials used for the addition shall be consistent with the exterior materials of the principal structure on the property.
Absent: Ditzler
Approved on consent
For Discussion
Unfinished Business
New Business
Adjournment
The meeting adjourned at 4:40 p.m.
The next Board of Adjustment meeting: May 15, 2014
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Last updated May 1, 2014