Board of Variance – April 1, 2021

Board of Variance No. BOV749 - 5524 Cliffside Road
Zoning Bylaw No. 4500 requires that a single residential dwelling with a flat roof (<4:12 pitch) within the Single Dwelling Residential (R1) zone not exceed a height of 7m.

The applicant requested a variance to construct a single residential dwelling with a flat roof up to 9m in height. This represents a variance of 2m.

Zoning Bylaw No. 4500 permits a perimeter wall height up to 7.32m in the R1 zone, except on rear and internal side yard elevations where a perimeter wall height of 9.14m is permitted when the wall face does not exceed 7.32m in width.

The applicant requested a variance to increase the perimeter wall height from 7.32m to 9.30m on the east and west elevations, and to vary the perimeter wall height from 9.14m to 9.50m on the south elevation. This represents a variance of 1.98m on the east and west elevations, and 0.36m on the south elevation.

Application Outcome: Denied
Section 5 a

Board of Variance No. BOV750 - 3230 Singleton Road
Zoning Bylaw No. 4500 requires a minimum setback of 6m for all garage doors and carport entrance ways facing a street on a single residential dwelling.

The applicant requested a variance to reduce the required setback for a garage door from 6m to 4.47m in order to legalize the existing dwelling setback and allow for a proposed addition (east side) to an existing attached garage. This represents a variance of 1.53m.

Application Outcome: Approved
Section 5 b

April 1, 2021 Board of Variance Meeting – agenda, documents and video

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