Orion Township ZBA Meeting 03/23/20

Open Agendas

OPEN MEETING / ROLL CALL 00:14:32


MINUTES 00:20:11

A. 2-10-2020, ZBA Regular Meeting Minutes B. 2-24-2020, ZBA Regular Meeting Minutes


AGENDA REVIEW AND APPROVAL / ZBA BUSINESS 00:23:56

AB-2020-06, John Wiegand, 4454 Maybee Rd., 09-30-100-007 (postponed from 2/24/2020) The petitioner is requesting 1 variance from Zoning Ordinance No. 78: Article XXVII, Section 27.02 – Lot size over 2.5 acres 1. A 664-sq. ft. variance above the allowed 1,900-sq. ft. Maximum Floor Area of all Accessory Buildings, to build an attached 1,364-sq. ft. garage in addition to an existing 1,120-sq. ft. detached garage and an 80-sq. ft. shed. B. AB-2020-07, Ryan Doski, 965 Pine Tree Road West, 09-10-203-001 The petitioner is requesting 3 variances from Zoning Ordinance No. 78: Article VI, Section 6.04 Zoned R-3 1. A 21-ft. rear yard setback variance from the required 35-ft. to add a second story addition 14- ft. from the rear property line. Article XXVII, Section 27.03(C) 2. A 32- ft. rear yard setback variance from the required 32-ft. (with projection allowance), to erect a second story balcony/terrace 0-ft. from the rear property line. Article XXVII, Section 27.17 (B) Wetland Setbacks 3. A 9.2- ft. wetland setback variance from the required 25-ft. to erect a second story balcony/terrace 15.8-ft. from a wetland. C. AB-2020-08, Patrick Raye, Vacant Parcel on Cushing Street, 09-03-278-027 The petitioner is requesting 8 variances from Zoning Ordinance No. 78: Article XXVII, Section 27.01(C)(1)(b), Lot Width 60 to 65 feet 1. A 2.80-ft. side yard setback variance from the required 8-ft. to build a house 5.20-ft. from the side property line (south). 2. A 2.63-ft. side yard setback variance from the required 8-ft. to build a house 5.37-ft. from the side property line (north). Article VI, Section 6.04 – Zoned R-3 3. A 9.36-ft. front yard setback variance from the required 30-ft to build a house 20.64-ft from the front property line (lake side) 4. A 14.99- ft. rear yard setback variance from the required 35-ft. to build a house 20.01-ft. from the rear property line. 5. A 21.36-ft. front yard setback variance from the required 30-ft. to build a deck 8.64- ft. from the front property line (lake side). 6. A 15.98% lot coverage variance above the allowed 25% for a total lot coverage of 40.98%. Article XXVII, Section 27.17(B) 7. A 4.36- ft. wetland setback variance from the required 25-ft. to build a house 20.64-ft. from a wetland Article XXVII, Section 27.03 (C)(3)(b) 8. A 11.36-ft. water’s edge setback variance from the required 20-ft. to build a deck 8.64- ft. from the water’s edge.


PUBLIC COMMENTS / COMMUNICATIONS 01:43:10

Communication Regarding: Memo regarding Michigan Zoning Enabling Act


COMMITTEE REPORTS 01:44:06


MEMBER COMMENTS / ADJOURNMENT 01:44:08