TOWN OF NORTH WILKESBORO

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

VARIANCE REQUEST

NOTICE is hereby given that the Zoning Board of Adjustment of the Town of North Wilkesboro will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Stone Center located at 613 Cherry Street North Wilkesboro, NC, to consider two variance requests and conditional use permit application from the Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter to construct a homeless shelter at 108 Sparta Road on Parcel ID # 1403288. The property is located in a Highway Business District with a Corridor Overlay District. The relevant provision of the ordinance states in Article XI Section 19-1 that a homeless shelter shall not be located “within 250 linear feet from any residential use or residentially zoned property.” The proposed homeless shelter site lies within 115 feet of a residence. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a variance of 135 feet. Another relevant provision of the ordinance states in Article XI Section 19-2 “A homeless shelter shall have access to a public sidewalk.” No sidewalk exists in the vicinity. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a variance to exempt the Shelter from this requirement. Article VI Section 6.7 of the zoning ordinance states that a conditional use permit from the Board of Adjustment is required for the establishment of a homeless shelter. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a conditional use permit. Questions regarding the variance requests and conditional use permit application may be directed to the Interim Planning Director, Kelly Coffey or Meredith Detsch, at (336) 667-7129, ext. 3011 or planning@north-wilkesboro.com.  

Kelly Coffey,

Interim Planning Director

Meredith Detsch,

Planning Director

8-9-(F) & 8-13-(T) 2t

TOWN OF NORTH

WILKESBORO

NOTICE OF PUBLIC

HEARING

VARIANCE REQUEST

NOTICE is hereby given that the Zoning Board of Adjustment of the Town of North Wilkesboro will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Stone Center located at 613 Cherry Street North Wilkesboro, NC, to consider two variance requests and conditional use permit application from the Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter to construct a homeless shelter at 108 Sparta Road on Parcel ID # 1403288. The property is located in a Highway Business District with a Corridor Overlay District. The relevant provision of the ordinance states in Article XI Section 19-1 that a homeless shelter shall not be located “within 250 linear feet from any residential use or residentially zoned property.” The proposed homeless shelter site lies within 115 feet of a residence. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a variance of 135 feet. Another relevant provision of the ordinance states in Article XI Section 19-2 “A homeless shelter shall have access to a public sidewalk.” No sidewalk exists in the vicinity. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a variance to exempt the Shelter from this requirement. Article VI Section 6.7 of the zoning ordinance states that a conditional use permit from the Board of Adjustment is required for the establishment of a homeless shelter. The Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter is requesting a conditional use permit. Questions regarding the variance requests and conditional use permit application may be directed to the Interim Planning Director, Kelly Coffey or Meredith Detsch, at (336) 667-7129, ext. 3011 or planning@north-wilkesboro.com.  

Kelly Coffey,

Interim Planning Director

Meredith Detsch,

Planning Director

8-9-(F) & 8-13-(T) 2t

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