The City of Nichols Hills
Original Agenda Filed in the Office of the Municipal Clerk at 3 p.m. on the 15th day of April, 2010.
1. Call to Order.
Chairman Clements called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.
2. Roll Call.
Acknowledgment was made by Chairman Clements that he along with members Slater, Flesher and Covington were all present. Commission member Mahaffey was absent.
4. PUBLIC HEARING – Case No. 2011-02: Discussion, Consideration and Possible Action on Case Number 2011-02, for which the owners of 1125 Bedford have requested a variance to build a carport past the East setback line. This property is currently zoned R-1-60.
Jo Ann Kessler, Owner of 1125 Bedford present the members of her variance request. There were no citizens present to speak for or against this request. Chairman Clements acknowledge for the record a letter received from Ms. Marsha Maimbourg, owner of the property located at1123 Bedford. Ms. Maimbourg’s letter was in opposing of the variance request.
Mr. Bill Gummerson addressed Board of Adjustment members on behalf of owners of 1507 Bedford. During his presentation he addressed the unique layout of the structures on this lot. Following discussion between members, John Michael Williams City Attorney, David Poole and staff, the following motion was made.
Chairman Clements MOVED: The request for variance to intrude into the current 25 foot setback on the northern edge of the property be granted to allow for construction within six feet nine inches from the northern property line. This decision being based on consultation with City Attorney John Michael Williams, recognizing in fact that the northern edge of this property is in all practical ways the side yard of property, which would be normally be subject to a 10 foot setback. Also, establish as a condition of this variance a new setback line 25 feet of the eastern property line, additionally, should the east property line move, the setback line should also move.
APPROVED: Clements Moved that application number 2011-03 be approved in accordance with submitted application as presented at this meeting because:
APPROVED Moved by Covington, seconded by Flesher. AYES: Covington, Flesher, Clements, Slater NAYES: None