Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Thursday, March 22, 2018

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, 617-349-600

The Board of Zoning Appeal will hold a Public Meeting, THURSDAY – MARCH 22, 2018, At the Senior Center

806 Massachusetts Avenue, First Floor, Cambridge, Massachusetts.  The following cases will be heard.

"CLICK CASE NUMBER TO VIEW APPLICATION, PLANS & OTHER SUBMISSIONS".

7:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-015467-2018
130 SPRING STREET Residence C-1 Zone

CDHA CONSULTING – C/O CHRISTOPHER HOWE

Variance:To construct addition increasing the non-conformity of the existing FAR.

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

7:45 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-015610-2018
351 PEARL STREET Residence C Zone

JAMIE FORDYCE & SARAH FOSTER – C/O JOHN LODGE, ARCHITECT

Variance: To construct a dormer. 

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements).  Sec. 5.28.21 (Gross Floor Area).

Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.21.2.D (Non-Conforming Structure),

8:00 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-015614-2018
29-30 SEAGRAVE ROAD RACHEL & LAWRENCE DELUCAS
Residence B Zone

Variance To construct two 15’ dormers, one within left side setback.

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

8:15 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-015642-2018
19 GLENWOOD AVENUE Residence C Zone

19 GLENWOOD, LLC – C/O SEAN D. HOPE, ESQ.

Special Permit: To add/alter windows within the setback.

Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.22.2.C (Non-Conforming Structures). Art. 10.000. Sec. 10.40 (Special Permit).

8:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-015644-2018
104 HANCOCK STREET #1 Residence C-1 Zone 

STEVEN GREENBERG & AVRA GOLDMAN

Variance: To add a gas fireplace, which will extend into the side yard setback.

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

Special Permit: To relocate several exterior windows and doors.

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

8:45 P.M.  CASE NO. BZA-015648-2018
19 HASKELL STREET Residence B Zone

ALAN N. PETERSON & CATHERINE PETERSON – C/O SARAH RHATIGAN, ESQ.

Special Permit:To create additional floor area within existing basement of this 3 family, preexisting nonconforming structure, and to exempt the basement floor area from the building's total Gross Floor Area.

Art. 8.000. Sec. 8.22.2.C (Non-Conforming Structure). Art. 2.000, Footnote 16

9:00 P.M.  CAE NO. BZA-015617-2018
142 RICHDALE  AVENUE Residence C-1 Zone

TROY VANVOORHIS

Variance: To build a conforming addition slightly greater than 25% increase in volume and area.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements). Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.22.2.C (More than 25% increase in volume/area).

TO VIEW BZA CASE APPLICATIONS, PLANS & SUBMISSIONS, GO TO: http://cambridgema.gov/bza, Click “Inspectional Services”, Click “Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda”.   Any information filed after the agenda has been posted can be viewed at the Inspectional Services Department located at 831 Mass Avenue, Cambridge.   Copies of this petition are also on file in the office of the City Clerk, City Hall, Cambridge, MA.   Interested persons may provide comments to the Board of Zoning Appeal by appearing in person at the hearing and/or may provide written comments for the Board’s consideration by mailing or delivering them to the attention of the Secretary, Board of Zoning Appeal, 831 Mass Avenue, 02139 or by emailing them to mpacheco@cambridgema.gov.  Comments must be submitted prior to the Hearing and include the Case Number.   Continued cases are not re-advertised but are posted on the office board at the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall & on the same BZA Web Page.