*Revised 5/11/21


 Thursday, May 20, 2021

6:00 p.m.

In accordance with Governor Carney’s Proclamation and the Declaration of a State of Emergency, New Castle County is holding all public meetings as telephone and video conferences, utilizing Zoom Webinar until further notice.

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When: May 20, 2021 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Board of Adjustment Hearing

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1. 6 Prospect Drive, Wilmington, DE 19803. Area variances: 1. To maintain a dwelling 22 feet from the Prospect Drive right-of-way (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 2. To maintain a dwelling 9 feet from the rear property line (15-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. 3. To maintain a patio 0 feet from the rear property line (2-foot paving setback) see UDC Section 40.04.110.E. 4. To construct an inground pool 7 feet from an unnamed alley (25-street yard setback) UDC Section 40.03.410.G. 5. To construct an inground pool 3 feet from the rear property line (6-foot setback) UDC Section 40.03.410.G. 6. To permit pool equipment 5 feet from the unnamed alley (25-foot street yard setback) see UDC Section 40.03.410.G. Maria Blasucci. NC6.5 Zoning. CD 2. (App 2021-0215-A) TP 06-077.00-419. 

2. 431 Glenturret Way, Townsend, DE 19734. Area variance: To construct an addition 17 feet from the rear property line (25-foot rear yard setback) see UDC Table 40.04.110.B. Benjamin Lynster. S Zoning. CD 12. (App 2021-0225-A) TP 14-013.310127. 

Area variance:
To construct a detached accessory structure in front of the primary dwelling on a 1.10 acre lot (2-acre minimum lot size) see UDC Section 40.03.410.A. Christopher Patterson. NC40 Zoning. CD 2. (App 2021-0245-A) TP 06-087.00-012. 

4. 1001 Lambson Lane, New Castle, DE 19720. Beneficial Use Appeal to permit the construction of 9,700 square feet of paving on a portion of the parcel located within the 100-year floodplain and area variances: 1. To disturb 0.06 acres of the 100-year floodplain (100% protection level) see UDC Table 40.10.010. 2. To disturb 0.16 acres of the Riparian Buffer Area (RBA) (100% protection level) see UDC Table 40.10.010. 3. To provide 22 parking spaces (95 parking spaces required) see UDC Table 40.03.522. E. Thomas Harvey. HI Zoning. CD 10. (App 2021-0134-A) TP 10-011.00-011.  

Executive Session: 

Executive session regarding Application 2020-0730-A, 200 Happy Lane, Newark, DE 19711.

Individuals needing reasonable accommodations according to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please call 395-5400 (DRS, 1-800-232-5460) at least (5) business days before the meeting/hearing. Information is available in the Department of Land Use, New Castle County Government Center, 87 Reads Way, Corporate Commons, New Castle, DE from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., or call 395-5400.