AGENDA
ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
REGULAR MEETING
4:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 6, 2021
City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

In order to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings (also called “social distancing”) to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the meeting will be held by videoconference and there will be no public access to the location described above. 

Public Comment can be submitted on-line: https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment or by calling 409-797-3660.

1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Approval of the December 9, 2020 Minutes

5.

Meeting Format (Staff)

6.

Public Comment

Members of the public may submit a public comment using the web link below. All comments submitted prior to the meeting will be provided to the Planning Commission.

https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment

  1. Agenda Items
  2. Non-Agenda Items
7.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

20Z-017 (2302 Wimcrest) Request for a variance from the Galveston Land Development Regulations, Article 3, District Yard, Lot and Setback Addendum, for the Residential, Single-Family (R-1) zoning district, to reduce the front yard setback. Property is legally described as Lot 44, Wimcrest Addition, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Joshua Winkelmann Property Owner: Felicia Benavides

Documents:
  1. 20Z-017 STF PKT.pdf
B.

20Z-018 (3916 Winnie/Avenue G) Request for a Special Exception in accordance with the Galveston Land Development Regulations Section 11.400, to make a non-conforming use conforming. Property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey (0-0), Blocks 398 through 400 and Adjacent Streets, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Blair Korndorffer, Diamond Development Group Property Owners: Compass Pointe Apartments Texas, LLC

C.

20Z-020 (1212 13th Street) Request for appeal of staff determination regarding a land use classification. Property is legally described as M. B. Menard Survey, Lots 1 and 2, Block 12, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Deborah Magruder Property Owner: 1227 Ave L, LLC

8.

Adjournment

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on December 30, 2020 at 9:00 A.M.

Prepared by:  Catherine Gorman, Assistant Director 

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), PERSONS IN NEED OF A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, WITHIN THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO ANY PROCEEDING, CONTACT THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE, SUITE 201, 823 ROSENBERG, GALVESTON, TEXAS 77550 (409-797-3510)

MEMBERS OF CITY COUNCIL MAY BE ATTENDING AND PARTICIPATING IN THIS MEETING