Zoning Board of Appeals Minutes
February 22, 2017
Present: Tim Young, Chairman
Absent: Gary Starr
Also present: Rob Harber, Code Enforcement Officer Jeffrey Swanson
A public hearing before the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Busti was held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Busti Administration Building, 125 Chautauqua Avenue, Lakewood, New York, to consider the following applications:
Application of Robert Harber, 5131 Overlook Point, Hamburg, New York for an area variance to construct a garage. Property is owned by him, located at 2437 Keller Road, and known as Section 367.20, Block 1, Lots 66 & 67 of the official tax map of the Town of Busti. Property is in the Multi-Family Residential District. The Board reviewed the balancing test and determined that the benefit to the applicant outweighed any detriment to the neighborhood. Douglas Hooper made a motion to grant the application of Robert Harber to construct a 24’ x 40’ garage. It will be a pole-type building, 24’ high, with cement floor. The garage will be no closer than 15’ to the front (east) property boundary and no closer than 10’ to the north side property boundary. Seconded by Richard Nygren. All aye. Carried.
Application of Thomas Leichner, 1222 Kiantone Road, Jamestown, New York for a renewal of a special use permit for a camp located at 987 Wellman Road. Property is owned by him and known as Section 418.00, Block 2, Lot 22 of the official tax map of the Town of Busti. Property is in the Conservation/Agricultural District. Tim Young made a motion to grant the application of Thomas Leichner for renewal of a special use permit for a camp at 987 Wellman Road. Seconded by Douglas Hooper. All aye. Carried.
Upon motion made by Tim Young, the meeting was adjourned at 7:18 p.m.
Susan Huffman, Deputy Town Clerk