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    Town of Leicester

 Zoning Board of Adjustment Minutes

Friday, May 14, 2010




** See subsequent minutes for any changes


Members Present:  Peter Fjeld, Chair, Jeff McDonough, Connie Carroll


Absent:   Donna Swinington, Bethany Menkart, Tim Johnson


Others Present:  Don Ross, Sandra Trombley, Secretary


Call to Order/Roll Call:  Meeting called to order at 6:35 p.m. by Chair and roll call. 


Reviewed Agenda


Approve Minutes


Motion by Jeff to approve minutes of April 27, 2010.  Second by Peter.  All in favor.  So approved.


Permit Application 13-10-ZBA for Setback Waiver and changes to non-conforming building.  Parcel # 202111, Lake District I, Applicant:  Don Ross, Landowner:  Michael Lennon, 664 Indian Trail, Leicester, Vermont:


Don Ross submitted document authorizing Don to represent Mr. Lennon.   Don gave testimony and shared photographs.  No adjoining landowners or interested parties attended. 


Don provided plot plans.  He explained that it is not a regular lot.  He explained the plans and answered questions from the Board. 


Votes by Board


1.       For use permitted within the district as by right use (as opposed to conditional use).

a.      All – Yes

2.      Is in conformance with the town plan and goals.

a.      All – Yes

3.      Conforms to the character of the land and designed reasonably limit impact upon neighbors.

a.      All – Yes

4.      Design uses design techniques, screening or other remedies to limit impact upon neighbors.

a.      All – Yes

5.      Accommodates structures providing for disability accessibility, fire safety and other requirements of land or energy conservation.

a.      All – Yes


Statement of Findings:


Approved the setback waiver .


Conditions for Approval:




Next Meeting Discussion:


Regular ZBA Meeting canceled for April 25, 2010 due to the meeting tonight.  Next meeting for ZBA will be June 29, 2010; unless there is a need for an earlier meeting. 


Limited Public Comment:  None


Motion by Jeff to adjourn meeting at 7:00 p.m.  Second by Peter.   All in favor.  So approved.



Respectfully submitted,



Sandra L. Trombley

ZBA Secretary