Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Thursday, June 12, 2014

Location:
Citywide Senior Center
806 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge

Contact:
Ranjit Singanayagam, Sean O'Grady, Maria Pacheco, ranjits@cambridgema.gov, sogrady@cambridgema.gov, mpacheco@cambridgema.gov, 617-349-6100

The Board of Zoning Appeal will hold a Public Meeting, THURSDAY – JUNE 12, 2014, At the Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave., First Floor, Cambridge, Massachusetts.  The following cases will be heard.

 

7:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003855-2014

2269 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Business A-2 Zone

GARY O’NEIL – C/O SEAN D. HOPE, ESQ.  

Variance:  To enclose existing exterior staircase.   

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements). Art. 10.000, Sec. 10.30 (Variance).
Art. 8.000. Sec. 8.22 (Non-Conforming Structure).    

 

7:45 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003850-2014

39 FAIRMONT STREET

Residence C-1 Zone

MONROE HEARN, III

Variance:  To construct a shed dormer to expand living space of existing inhabited attic space.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements).   

 

8:00 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003767-2014

235 LEXINGTON AVENUE

Residence B Zone

JANET LLOYD – C/O CAMPBELL ELLSWORTH, ARCHITECT  

Variance: Enlarge & enclose front porch.  Seeking relief for FAR, front yard setback, side yard setback.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements). 

Special Permit: Minor rearrangement and enlargement of windows within left setback.

Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.22.2.C (Non-Conforming Structure).

 

8:l5 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003764-2014

650 EAST KENDALL STREET

Office 3A-PUD 3

IPSEN – C/O ERICK LACY – CONSIGLI CONSTRUCTION

Variance:  To request a sign which is approximately 135 sq ft including letters and logo each internally illuminated and mounted 104’ from ground level to top of sign.

Art. 7.000, Sec. 7.16.22 (Signs).

 

8:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003875-2014

229 LAKEVIEW AVENUE

Residence B Zone

WOJCIECH SZCZERBA – C/O CAMPBELL ELLSWORTH, ARCHITECT

Variance: To construct a roof over the existing 2nd floor rear deck.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements).  

 

8:45 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003699-2014

48 LOPEZ STREET

Residence C Zone

JAY ROGERS & LISA ROGERS

Variance: To rebuild half of roof to create habitable spaces with additional windows.  Two existing bedrooms do not have code compliant headroom.  Additional small dormer for headroom in code compliance stair.  New roof deck. Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements).

 

9:00 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-003714-2014

136 LAKEVIEW AVENUE

Residence B Zone

GILLIEN TODD, TR. – C/O ANDREW E. BRAM, ESQ.

Variance:  To add two small dormers to third floor of dwelling.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements).

Special Permit: To add two new windows to existing bay on east side of building.

Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.22.2 (Alteration of Non-Conforming Dwelling).

 

 

COPIES OF THIS PETITION ARE ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK, CITY HALL, CAMBRIDGE, MA.  CASES CAN BE REVIEWED AT INSPECTIONAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT, LOCATED AT 831 MASS AVENUE.  CONTINUED CASES ARE NOT ADVERTISED BUT POSTED IN THE OFFICE BOARD AT CITY CLERK'S OFFICE CITY HALL.

INTERESTED PERSONS MAY PROVIDE COMMENTS TO THE BOARD OF ZONING APPEAL BY APPEARING IN PERSON AT THE HEARING OR MAY PROVIDE WRITTEN COMMENTS FOR THE BOARD’S CONSIDERATION BY SENDING OR FAXING THEM TO THE ATTENTION OF THE SECRETARY (BOARD OF ZONING APPEAL), 831 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE, 02139/FAX 349-6183. COMMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED PRIOR TO THE HEARING AND INCLUDE THE CASE NUMBER.