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MINUTES OF THE LARIMER COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

(March 24, 2015)

 

            The regular meeting of the Larimer County Board of Adjustment was held in the County Board Hearing Room in the Larimer County Courthouse Offices, Fort Collins, Colorado at 7:00 p.m. on March 24, 2015 at which time the following business was transacted. 

 

Board Members Present:         Joseph Wise, Carol Dowding, Alan Cram, Jeffrey

Schneider, Jason Wolfe

 

Staff Present:                          Karin Madson, County Planner, and William G. Ressue, Deputy County Attorney         

 

Minutes:  Carol Dowding moved and Jeffrey Schneider seconded the Motion to approve the January 27, 2015 Minutes of the Larimer County Board of Adjustment as presented. Board members Joseph Wise, Carol Dowding, Alan Cram, Jeffrey Schneider and Jason Wolfe voted in favor of the Motion.  The Minutes were unanimously approved.

 

Findings and Resolutions:  Carol Dowding moved and Jason Wolfe seconded the Motion to approve the following Findings and Resolutions: Andress Setback Variance (#14-BOA1008) and Mathews Setback Variance (#14-BOA1013). Board members Joseph Wise, Carol Dowding, Alan Cram, Jeffrey Schneider and Jason Wolfe voted in favor of the Motion.

 

 

Applications:

 

A.        Consent Applications

 

The following applications were approved by consent:

 

File No:                       #15-BOA1015  (Ingino Setback Variance)

Owner/Applicant:       Marcia Ingino

 

Request: The Application of Marcia Ingino, requesting a variance was presented to the Board.  The Application requested a setback variance to allow an existing dwelling and a proposed garage addition to be located 10 feet from the side yard setback adjacent to a street rather than the required minimum of 20 feet in the R-Residential zone.

 

Action:  Carol Dowding moved and Joseph Wise seconded the Motion to approve the Application with the following conditions:

           

1.         Failure to comply with any conditions of the variance approval may result in reconsideration of the use and possible revocation of the approval by the Board of Adjustment.

 

2.         This approval shall automatically expire one year from the date of this Resolution unless prior to expiration the Applicant (a) takes affirmative action consistent with this approval, OR (b) submits a written request showing good cause to extend the one year time limit.

 

3.         All future additions or buildings that would be within setbacks as defined in the Land Use Code must go through the proper county review and planning process prior to construction.  This may include additional variance requests for the above mentioned structures that do not have building permits or inspection approvals.

 

4.         After the applicant applies for a building permit and prior to finalization of the permit, the Larimer County Building Department must be provided with a written certification by a Colorado Licensed Land surveyor that the proposed structure is located where shown on the Larimer County approved Plot Plan for this Department.

 

Board members Joseph Wise, Carol Dowding, Alan Cram, Jeffrey Schneider, and Jason Wolfe voted in favor of the Motion.  The Application was approved with conditions. 

 

 

B.        Discussion Applications

 

The following applications were ruled on after Board discussion:

 

File No:                       #15-BOA1016  (Triplett Setback Variance)

Owner/Applicant:       Arnie Triplett

 

Request:   The Application of Arnie Triplett, requesting a variance was presented to the Board.  The Application requested a setback variance to allow a proposed garage to be located 19 feet from the rear yard setback rather than the required minimum of 25 feet in the R-Residential zone.

 

Action:  Carol Dowding moved and Jeffrey Schneider seconded the Motion to approve the Application.

 

Board Members Joseph Wise, Carol Dowding, Alan Cram, Jeffrey Schneider and Jason Wolfe voted against the Motion. The Application was denied for failure to receive the requisite four votes in favor.

 

Adjournment:  The meeting was adjourned at 7:38 p.m.

 

(These proceedings were recorded by audio tape.)

 

 

                                                            LARIMER COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

 

 

                                                            By:  ______________________________________

                                                                    Chair

ATTEST:

 

 

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