January 3, 2013

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January 3, 2013

TOWN OF INDIALANTIC
Brevard County, Florida 32903
BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING
January 3, 2013 Town Hall 5:30 PM
MINUTES NO. 13-03

MINUTES OF A BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON JANUARY 3, 2013

PRESENT:
Doug Wright, Chairman
David A Justice, Vice-
Brian Dullaghan, Member
Bud Evans, Member
Safvat Kalaghchy, 1st Alt.
Chris Campbell, 2nd Alt.
Paul Gougelman, Town Attorney
Cliff Stokes, Building Official
Jennifer Fortin, Secretary

ABSENT:
James Bates, Member

This meeting was tape-recorded. Records are indexed and filed for ready reference where such have been summarized in typed minutes.

1. CALL TO ORDER AT 5:30 PM

Chairman Wright called the meeting to order at 5:30 PM.

2. APPROVAL OF PRIOR MEETING MINUTES

A. Minutes 13-02, December 12, 2012

Mr. Evans moved to approve Minutes 13-02 as written. Mr. Dullaghan seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

3. VARIANCE APPLICATIONS

A. A variance is being filed by Linda and Manuel Pepen, regarding Lots 12 and 13, Blk. 94, 1307 South Shannon Avenue, Indialantic, Florida 32903. A variance is being requested to Code Section 17-88(3) – Fences and walls – requesting a 4’ variance

Linda Pepen and Frank Plata, Plata Engineering, presented the application.

Mr. And Mrs. Pepen are requesting a 4’ variance on the Cocoa Avenue side of the property to erect a fence to be set back 6’ from the property. The applicant states that there is a big banyan tree located on the southeast corner of the property. If the fence was to be placed back 10’ from the property line than the fence would have to be placed in the middle of the banyan tree.

Cliff Stokes, Building Inspector and Code Enforcement Officer submitted photos taken of the tree and requested placement of the fence.

Mr. Evans moved to grant the 4’ variance request on the Cocoa Avenue side of the property to erect a fence 6’ from the property line. Mr. Dullaghan seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

4. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting was adjourned at 5:50 PM.

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Doug Wright, Chairman

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Jennifer Fortin, Secretary