AGENDA
ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
REGULAR MEETING
4:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 3, 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 Minutes: January 6, 2021

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 Zoning Board of Adjustment.

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

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

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

21Z-001 (6810 Seawall Blvd.) Request for a variance from the Galveston Land Development Regulations, Article 10, Height and Density Development Zone regarding required percentage of a building at the build-to-line, in a Commercial, Height and Density Development Zone, Zone-5 (C-HDDZ-5) zoning district. Property is legally described as Lot 2-A, Moseley Addition Subdivision Replat, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: CEI engineering Associates, Inc., C/o Morad Elwir Property Owner: Murphy Oil USA, Inc.

8.

Discussion Items

A.

Discussion of Walking Quorums with Legal Staff (Staff)

9.

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 January 26, 2021 at 2:40 P.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