Town of Ocean View - Board of Adj. Oct. 18 Meeting Notice


1 and 3 Kent Avenue
(PIDN’s: 321.140 & .150 / Sussex CTM#: 134-12.00-515.00 & 516.00)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN BY the Board of Adjustment of the Town of Ocean View that a public hearing will be held on Application V-258, which is a request for a variance from Article V, § 140-28 and § 140-32 of the Land Use and Development Chapter of the Town Code submitted by the property owner Tanya Sue Gourley. Article V, § 140-28 and § 140-32 each require a front lot line setback of 25 feet and a rear lot line setback of 30 feet for principal structures and attached accessory structures in the R-1 zone wherein these parcels are located.
This variance seeks to permit an existing principal structure with an attached front porch and attached rear deck to encroach into the required front and rear lot line setbacks. The principal structure encroaches 2.3 feet into the required front yard setback and 8.8 feet into the required rear yard setback while the attached front porch encroaches an additional 6 feet into the required front yard setback and the attached rear deck encroaches an additional 8 feet into the required rear yard setback on properties located at 1 and 3 Kent Avenue (PIDN’s: 321.140 and 321.150 / Sussex CTM#’s: 134-12.00-515.00 and 134-12.00-516.00).
The hearing will be held at the Town Hall located at 32 West Avenue at 6 p.m. or as soon as possible thereafter on Thursday, October 18, 2012.
The appropriate material may be examined by interested parties on the second floor of the Wallace A. Melson Municipal Building located at 201 Central Avenue between 8:30 a.m. and noon and 1 through 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
All interested parties are welcome to attend and present their views. If unable to attend the public hearing, written comments will be accepted but must be received prior to the hearing.
For additional information, please contact Town Administrative Official Charles McMullen at 302 539-1208 or via email at
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