Zoning & Governmental Affairs Committee Agenda: 12/18/12

posted Dec 17, 2012, 7:39 PM by Wash West   [ updated Dec 17, 2012, 7:39 PM ]

12.18.12 Meeting of the Committee

Dorrance Hamilton Building, Room 224 @ 7:00 pm*

(*Please note we are back in our regular location.)

The purpose of the Civic Association is to foster, protect and promote the welfare of the Washington Square West community.  The meetings of the Zoning and Governmental Affairs Committee are an opportunity for residents to express themselves on such matters.  The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.  

Zoning Applicants

1226 Rodman Street

Applicant seeks to erect a roof deck.

Zoning Variances Sought:

Setback: 4’ required; 0.5’ proposed

1035-37 Chestnut Street - Second Presentation

Applicant is seeking a variance for a takeout restaurant on the first floor in the same building with vacant floors above and for the erection of one (1) accessory flat wall sign.  Applicant seeks to open a Taco Bell restaurant with at least 40 seats. The sign is 3' 5" x 23' and is code-compliant.

Zoning Variances Sought:

The proposed use, takeout restaurant, is prohibited in the Center City Overlay District

Update: Applicant is re-appearing before the Committee to present the revised façade treatment and renovation plan.