Town of Portsmouth

Zoning Board of Review

March Meeting Agenda

Thursday – March 17, 2022 - 7:00 PM

Town Council Chambers - 2200 East Main Rd Portsmouth, RI 02871

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I.

Roll Call

II.

Minutes

III.

Chairman's Report

IV.

Old Business

IV.I.

(R-20) Christopher & Mary Caouette (owners) seek to amend a previously approved dimensional variance (August 19, 2021) for side yard setback (Art. IV Sec. B) to construct a 2,400 sq. ft. in-ground pool located at 2271 East Main Rd. (39-64D)

IV.II.

(I-H) Aquidneck Country Club, Inc. (owners of lot 26-10) seek to amend a previously approved special use permit (2009) to develop twenty-two (22) single family dwellings and six (6) duplex units where the previously approved plan consisted of three (3) twelve (12) unit multifamily buildings on 0 Willow Ln (26-10) a vacant 6.4-acre parcel that is part of the Carnegie Development. The proposed amendment also includes the location of a stormwater detention area on 0 Brownell Ln. (22-3). The proposal also requests dimensional variances for front yard and building stories (Art. IV Sec. B) as well as distance between building, roadway width, number of units per building and parking and travelled way setbacks (Art. VII Sec. C.10)

IV.IV.

(R-30) George & Marie Corey (owners) seek a dimensional variance for lot frontage (Art. IV, Sec. B) to reduce the frontage to 20 feet from 62 feet as part of an administrative subdivision located at 905 Wapping Rd. (66-8)

IV.V.

(R-20) Karen Bloomstedt (owner) seeks dimensional variances for two front yard setbacks (Art. IV, Sec. B) and a special use permit to construct a covered porch addition to a single family dwelling on a nonconforming lot of record (Art. VI, Sec. A.4) located at 135 Bristol Ferry Rd. (23-47)

V.

New Business

V.I.

(R-30) Todd Siebens (owner) seeks a dimensional variance for side yard setback (Art. IV, Sec. B) and a special use permit to construct an addition to a single family dwelling on a nonconforming lot of record (Art. VI, Sec. A.4) located at 40 East Main Rd. (63-7)

V.II.

(R-20 & R-60) William & Elizabeth Noonan (owners) seek dimensional variances for front & side yard setbacks (Art. IV, Sec. B) and a special use permit to reconstruct a single family dwelling on a nonconforming lot of record (Art. VI, Sec. A.4) located at 01287 Narragansett Ave. on Prudence Island. (74-55&56)

Respectfully submitted,

Jim Nott, Chairman