The Ellettsville, Indiana, Board of Zoning Appeals met
in session on Tuesday,
November18, 2008 at the
Fire Department Training and Conference Room.Geraldine McIntyre called the meeting to order at , leading the Pledge of Allegiance.
Roll Call:Members present were Terry Baker, Geraldine
McIntyre and Philip Rogers
Members Absent: Fred Baugh and Darlyne
of the minutes –September 16, 2008
Baker- Do I have a motion to approve of the minutes.
Rogers- I approve of the minutes, and Geraldine McIntyre
seconded the motion.
Baker- Minutes approved.
2008-EUV-004 600 W. Temperance
(variance, number of parking spaces)
Ben Rawlins- Odle McGuire & Shook
The Monroe County Library, Ellettsville
Branch, want to add an additional space to the building for a children’s
reading room.If we build the area onto
the building we would be giving up two current parking spaces that would make
us deficient in the number of parking spaces by Ellettsville code.I’m here this evening to request a variance
on the number of required parking spaces.
Ben presented his drawings for
review by the board.The board reviewed
Terry Baker- I question if this will
change fire code issues.(A call was
made to the fire station and Terry was told it would not affect the code).
Geraldine McIntyre- Expressed
concerns for the limited number of parking spaces in that area, and the overflow
of people wanting to go into the post office and how the other members would
feel, since two members were absent.
Connie Griffin- I talked with Darlyne Sowder
and she said it was a “no brainer” she wanted to allow the variance, as well as
Fred Baugh, it’s something for the kids and I think this is ok to allow the
We do have the parking area
behind the gas station for public use, but I don’t think that it is marked very
well, and most people tend to pull into the library lot for convenience.
Terry Baker- Are there any
other questions or concerns, seeing none I entertain a motion.
Philip Rogers- I entertain
to allow the parking variance- 2008-EVU-004,600 W. Temperance Street, Monroe County Library parking variance for the
number of required parking spaces. Geraldine McIntyre- I second the motion.Terry Baker- Motion Carries
Terry Baker- I entertain a motion to adjourn.Phil Rogers made a motion to adjourn,
seconded by Geraldine McIntyre.All in
favor, motion carried.Meeting adjourned