Charter Township of Orion
Oakland County, Michigan

 

Zoning Board of Appeals
Synopsis, Regular Meeting, Monday, September 22, 2008


Called to order at 7:02 p.m.

Members Present: Loren Yaros, Don Walker, Joe Geraci, Matt Gibb, Mark Crane.

Minutes: Motion carried to approve the September 8, 2008 regular minutes as presented.

Agenda: Approved as presented.

AB-2008-25, Jonathan Zaidan, 1404 & 1418 Lapeer Road: The petitioner is seeking relief from Sign Ordinance #138 requesting the following variances for a ground sign: Section 8, Schedule B, RB-2 Alternate B. An 8 ft. setback variance. Denied. Section 8.F.1.d , A 10 sq. ft. size variance for a total of 40 sq. ft. Granted.

AB-2008-26, Mary Sambuchi, 3610 Hi Villa Drive: The petitioner is seeking relief from Zoning Ordinance #78, Section 6.07 and 26.00 requesting a 16.8 ft. rear yard setback variance to construct an addition. Granted.

AB-2008-27, Jerry Reis, 916 Highlander: The petitioner is seeking relief from Zoning Ordinance #78, Section 6.07 and 26.00 requesting the following variances for an addition: A 6 ft. front yard setback variance off Highlander. A 1 ft. front yard setback variance off Detroit Blvd. An 18 ft. 7 in. rear yard setback variance. Tabled.

AB-2008-28, T & C Federal Credit Union, 4055 S. Lapeer: The petitioner is seeking relief from Sign Ordinance #138, Section 8 Schedule C, OP-2, Alternate A. requesting the following variances for a ground sign: An additional 10.5 sq. ft. for a ground sign. Granted. A 15 ft. setback variance. Granted. A variance for a LED sign. Denied.

AB-2008-29, Michael Duncan, 1100 Miller Road: The petitioner is seeking relief from Zoning Ordinance #78, Section 6.07 and 26.00 requesting a 10 ft. front yard setback variance to construct a porch. Granted a 2 ft. front yard setback variance for an 8 x 13 porch.  (An 8 ft. front yard setback variance was granted in 1988 off Snyder for an attached garage)

Public Comments: none.

Communications: none.

Committee Reports: none.

Members Comments: were heard.

Meeting adjourned 8:45 p.m.