Application of Steve Pikna, 112 Maple Avenue, Oil City, PA for an area variance for a roof over an existing porch of a home owned by him and known as Section 367.15, Block 2, Lot 39 of the official tax map of the Town of Busti. The home is on property located at 11 Loomis Lane, Ashville, New York, owned by Scorse-Loomis Bay Properties, LLC and known as Section 27, Block 1, Lot 1.15.S001 of the official tax map of the Town of Busti. Property is in the Multi-Family Residential District. The Board reviewed the balancing test for a variance and determined that the benefit to the applicant outweighed any detriment to the neighborhood. Richard Nygren made a motion to grant the application of Steve Pikna for a 14’4” x 6’ roof over an existing porch. Roof will cover the porch with no change to the footprint, and porch will be screened in. Seconded by Tim Young. All aye. Carried.
Application of Ronald Schifano, 1352 Orr Street, Jamestown, New York, for a renewal of a special use permit for a generator. Property is in the Conservation/Residential District, owned by him and known as Section 420.00, Block 3, Lot 55 of the official tax map of the Town of Busti. Mr. Schifano was in attendance and indicated that there has been no change in the use and operation of the generator since it was installed three years ago. Tim Young made a motion to grant the application of Ronald Schifano to renew a special use permit for a generator at 1352 Orr Street, Jamestown, New York. Seconded by Richard Nygren. All aye. Carried.