Board of Adjustment
Board of Adjustment
The City of Asheville’s Board of Adjustment has jurisdiction to hear cases regarding variance requests from the provisions of the Unified Development Ordinance. Additionally, the Board of Adjustment has jurisdiction to hear appeals regarding interpretations of the Unified Development Ordinance, Floodplain Ordinance, Housing Code Ordinance, and Historic District Guidelines.
REGULAR MEETING SCHEDULE
The Board of Adjustment meets once a month on the fourth Monday of the month. See the Board of Adjustment page for more details.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Adjustment of the City of Asheville will hold a remote public hearing at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 25, 2021
Approval of the minutes of the September 27, 2021 regular meeting
The petitioner, Brent Campbell Architecture, on behalf of the owners Steven & Kimberly Rosas, are requesting a variance to the front setback development standard found in Section 7-12-4(h) Steep Slope and Ridge Top Development of the Unified Development Ordinance (“UDO”). The petitioner is seeking a reduction from the 20 foot front setback standard to zero (0’) feet to construct a new single family house at property located at 124 McCauley Drive and identified in the Buncombe County tax record as PIN 9648-55-2974. For further information please contact Ricky Hurley, City of Asheville, PO Box 7148, Asheville, NC, 28802 or call 828-273-3025
The petitioner, Marni Graves, on behalf of the owners Scott & Allison Blake, are requesting a variance to the maximum grading allowance development standard found in Section 7-12-4(f) Steep Slope and Ridge Top Development-Grading of the Unified Development Ordinance (“UDO”). The petitioner is seeking an additional 15% grading allowance due to prior improvements consuming the initial allowance preventing construction of a single family house at property located at 358 Vance Gap Road and identified in the Buncombe County tax record as PIN 9649-93-0401. For further information please contact Ricky Hurley, City of Asheville, PO Box 7148, Asheville, NC, 28802 or call 828-273-3025
Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute § 166A-19.24(f) this will be a remote meeting which the public can access by any of the following means:
Watch live by through https://publicinput.com/i821.
Listen live by calling 855-925-2801 Enter Code 9255
Live telephone comments for agenda (including public hearings) by calling 855-925-2801 Enter Code 9255 and follow speaking directions.
To learn more regarding this process or for additional information please contact
Ricky Hurley, Zoning Administrator at 828-273-3025
All persons with disabilities that need auxiliary aid should contact the ADA Coordinator at 259-5800, TTY number 259-5548, at least 72 hours prior to the public hearing.
This meeting will be held in person/live at the First Floor Conference Room; Asheville City Hall, 70 Court Plaza. The most reliable and convenient parking may be available at the County Parking Deck located at 164 College Street. There is a charge for parking at this location.
Board of Adjustment Agenda and meeting packets are posted at ashevillenc.gov/boa
HOW TO FOLLOW THE LIVE MEETING
Call toll-free to listen to the meeting on your phone: Call 855-925-2801 Meeting Code: 9255. Your phone will be muted but you will be able to hear what is happening in the meeting.
Live Call-In Only
Public comment will only be taken from a live speaker queue. For this option, community members should listen to the meeting by phone and follow the prompts to join the speaker queue during the agenda item they would like to comment on. If watching on the live stream, please turn the sound on your computer or other devices all the way down.
Calls will be played during the board meeting in the order received. Additionally, all comments must conform to City boards & commission’s rules of decorum. Those comments that do not may be muted.
Call toll-free to listen to the meeting on your phone: Call 855-925-2801 Meeting Code: 9255 and follow the prompts to join the live speaker cue (which is Option 3).
To learn more regarding this process or for additional information please contact our office at 828-259-5674.