Petition V-65

Search Tags <Joseph Pond, R-20, Plantation Drive, Lassiter Road, Chickens>

Joseph Pond, 770-649-8052, requests to: 1) allow livestock (chickens to be on a lot with less than 2 acres; 2) waive the setback for a building associated with the animals from the required 100 ft. to 10 ft. adjacent to the southern property line, 65 ft. adjacent to the western property line and 75 ft. adjacent to the northern property line; and 3) allow animals to be maintained up to the property line.

Property is located on the west side of Plantation Drive, north of Lassiter Road (4112 Plantation Drive), District 16, Land Lot 472, Parcel 34.

Size of tract is .47 acres

Current zoning: R-20

Contiguous zoning is:  North: R-20 (Mar-Lanta Subdivision); South: R-20; West: R-15 (Cherry Tree Park Subdivision); East: R-20 (Mar-Lanta Subdivision).

Future Land Use: Low Density Residential

Case Manager is Jill Flamm

Zoning Appeals and Variances Commissioner is David Poteet

Reason:  Want to have chickens

Staff Comments:

Please click for Preliminary Variance Analysis

Please click for Final Variance Analysis

ECCA position:  Denial No hardship due to shape or topology of the land. Could set precedent on future variance cases.

Board of Zoning Appeals and Variances Action: Denied 5-0