THE

A R E A   B O A R D  O F  Z O N I N G  A P P E A L S

OF
 
TIPPECANOE COUNTY
 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

DATE : FEBRUARY 26, 2020
 TIME:   6:00 P.M.

PLACE: COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING
20 N. 3RD STREET 
LAFAYETTE, IN 47901

AGENDA

I.

Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes

Documents:
  1. BZA 01.22.2020.pdf
II.

New Business


III.

Public Hearing


1.

BZA-2030 VITA INVESTMENT HOLDINGS, LLC:

Petitioner is requesting the following variance to construct a senior living facility, offering nursing care, memory care, and independent living options, with 177 units (a mix of studio, one and two bedrooms) in 7 buildings on R3W-zoned land:

1. To increase the building height to 32.5’ 31.83' at the finished floor of the upper story from the maximum allowed 14’; and (UZO 2-10-11)
2. To reduce the off-street parking to 136 from the minimum requirement of 181 spaces; (UZO 4-6-3)
Withdrawn.

on property located north of Cumberland Avenue, just west of US 231, in West Lafayette, Wabash 11 (NW) 23-5. Continued from the January meeting to post the sign.

Vote Results:
Variance #1   6-Yes and 0-No


Documents:
  1. BZA-2030.pdf
2.

BZA-2031 THETA NU HOUSING, LLC:

Petitioner is requesting the following variances to raze the existing structure and construct a new sorority building on R3W-zoned land:

1. To increase the building height to 28’ at the finished floor of the upper story from the maximum allowed 14’; (UZO 2-10-11)
2. To decrease the parking requirement to 24 spaces from the minimum requirement of 45; (UZO 4-6-3)
3. To eliminate the maneuvering aisle required for parking spaces along the alley; (UZO 4-6-15)
4. To eliminate the no parking setback requirement; (UZO 4-4-6)
5. To reduce the required building setback from Northwestern Avenue to 20’ from the minimum requirement of 60’; (UZO 2-10-8) Not needed per staff review.
6. To reduce the street setback from Fowler Avenue to 30’ from the minimum requirement of 60’; and (UZO 2-10-8) Not needed per staff review.
7. To reduce the required bicycle parking to 25 spaces from the minimum requirement of 45; (UZO 4-6-7)

on property located at the southeast corner of Northwestern and Fowler Avenues, in West Lafayette, Wabash 19 (NE) 23-4.

Vote Results:
Variance #1  7-Yes and 0-No
Variance #2  7-Yes and 0-No
Variance #3  7-Yes and 0-No
Variance #4  7-Yes and 0-No
Variance #7  7-Yes and 0-No



Documents:
  1. BZA-2031.pdf
3.

BZA-2032 JAMES L. AND SHEILA A. COCHRAN:

**Continued**
Petitioners are requesting the following variances to add a residential unit in an existing apartment building on R3W-zoned land:

1. To decrease the required parking to 6 spaces from the minimum requirement of 11 spaces; and (UZO 4-6-3)
2.     To reduce the building setback from Vine Street to 7.2’ from the minimum requirement of 25’; (UZO 2-10-8)

on property located at the southeast corner of Vine Street and Fowler, more specifically, 229 W. Fowler Avenue in West Lafayette, Wabash 19 (NE) 23-4. Continued to the March ABZA meeting to add variances.


IV.

Administrative Matters


V.

Adjournment


In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"), the Area Plan Commission of Tippecanoe County will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities. For more information visit www.tippecanoe.in.gov/ada