Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Thursday, November 9, 2017

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, November 9, 2017, at the Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Avenue, First Floor, Cambridge, MA.

The following cases will be heard:
(CLICK THE CASE NUMBER TO VIEW APPLICATION, PLANS & OTHER SUBMISSIONS)

7:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-014592-2017
52 KINNAIRD STREET Residence C-1 Zone

SMART ARCHITECTURE – C/O MARGARET BOOZ, ARCHITECT

Variance:  To construct an addition at the third floor level to a two-story ell at the rear of the building, in order to obtain two habitable bedrooms at the third floor level of the house.

Art. 5.000, Sec. 5.31 (Table of Dimensional Requirements). Art. 8.000, Sec. 8.22.3 (Non-Conforming Structure).

7:45 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-014662-2017
284 NORFOLK STREET Residence C-1 Zone

CELLCO PARTNERSHIP D/B/A VERIZON WIRELESS – C/O MICHAEL S. GIAIMO, ESQ.

Special Permit:  Modification of an existing wireless communications facility consisting of an Eligible Facilities Request under Section 6409 of the Federal Spectrum Act, as further described in the plans and application materials.

Art. 4.000, Sec. 4.32.G.1 (Telecommunication Facility). Sec. 4.40 (Footnote 49) (Telecommunication Facility).

Art. 10.000, Sec. 10.40-10.46 (Special Permit). & 6409 (Federal Spectrum Act).

8:00 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-014705-2017
23 LEE STREET Residence C-1 Zone

ANDREW SCHULERT & JOY LUCAS
C/O GARY IREDELL, GENERAL CONTRACTOR

Special Permit:  To construct new porch roof at existing rear door to provide additional shelter.

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

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

8:15 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-014621-2017
25 GLENWOOD AVE Residence B Zone

JOHN LODGE ARCHITECTS – C/O JOHN LODGE, ARCHITECT

Variance: To construct a dormer to a non-conforming building.

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

Special Permit: To add windows within the setback.

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

8:30 P.M. CASE NO. BZA-014725-2017
299 WESTERN AVENUE Residence C-1 Zone

WESTERN AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH – C/O FARRIS BLOUNT, III

Variance:  To install a handicap lift with enclosure in order to address accessibility deficiencies.

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

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.