July 29, 2013

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July 29, 2013

TOWN OF INDIALANTIC
Brevard County, Florida 32903
BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING
July 29, 2013 Town Hall 5:30 PM
MINUTES NO. 13-05

MINUTES OF A BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING HELD IN THE INDIALANTIC TOWN HALL ON JULY 29, 2013

PRESENT:
Doug Wright, Chairman
David A. Justice, Vice Chairman
Brian Dullaghan, Member
Bud Evans, Member
Chris Campbell, 1st Alt.
Paul Gougelman, Town Attorney
Cliff Stokes, Building Official
Laura Eaton, Secretary

ABSENT: Safvat Kalaghchy, 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 13-04 – May 30, 2013

Mr. Dullaghan moved to approve the minutes. Vice Chairman Justice seconded. Motion carried unanimously.

3. VARIANCE APPLICATIONS

A. A variance is being requested by Neil and Catherine Dunlop regarding Lots 21 and 22, Blk. 79, 302 Tampa Avenue, Indialantic, Florida 32903. A variance is being requested to Code Section 17-88(3)(b) – fence setbacks. The applicants are requesting a variance to the requirement that, in the case of a corner lot, the side yard fence be setback ten feet from the lot line abutting the street

Catherine and Neil Dunlop, 302 Tampa Avenue, were present. Ms. Dunlop advised that the variance is being requested to line up her fence with her neighbor’s fence and to provide a larger safe play area for her children. She presented a photograph showing the location of the fence per the code and one showing the location of the fence with the variance and noted that there will be no obstruction to vision or traffic on the corner if the variance is granted.

The Board explained the conditions under which a variance could be granted and questioned whether those conditions had been met.

After discussion Mr. Dunlop withdrew the application for the variance.

4. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting adjourned at 6:10 pm.

___________________________ Doug Wright
Chairman

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Laura Eaton
Secretary