Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Meeting October 13, 2015

The Varick ZBA will meet Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at the Varick Town Hall at 7 PM
to hear a request for an area variance submitted by Levi S. Stoltzfus, 2326 Ernsberger Rd. Romulus, NY. He wants to put an addition onto his existing house and is requesting a variance from the center of the road distance requirement of the Zoning Code.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Summary of decision 4/7/2015

On April 7, 2015, after a continued public hearing, the ZBA granted a four foot variance for the south side setback at 5326 East Lake Road for a proposed new building with two conditions: 1) No structure or fixture may be placed within the side setback other than the proposed structure and 2) The impinging structure is limited to one story.

The official Notice of Action and the ZBA Findings will be on file with the Town of Varick Town Clerk.

Friday, March 20, 2015

April 7, 2015 Varick ZBA Meeting Location and Time

Please note that the April 7, 2015 Varick Zoning Board of Appeals meeting will be held at the Varick Fire House on 96A at 7PM and not at the Town Hall. 

The door will be open at 6:30PM.

This will be the second hearing regarding Steven and Mellissa Zeitler, 5326 East Lake Road, Romulus, NY, requesting a side setback variance to allow construction of a structure with less than the minimum 10 ft. setback from the south side property line.  The original proposal would require a variance to place the proposed structure 3ft from the property line.  This matter was adjourned from March 10, 2015 by the ZBA with a request for additional information from the applicants.

For formal minutes and filings, see the ZBA Secretary or the Town Clerk.

Friday, February 20, 2015


A public hearing before the Town of Varick Zoning Board of Appeals will be held on
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7 PM in the Town Office Building on Rt. 96 for two applications
pertaining to area variances. A public hearing for an area variance is requested under Section
703.2 of the Varick Zoning Code. The Zoning Board will consider the following appeals for area
variances resulting from permits denied due to minimum setback requirements as stated in Town
of Varick Zoning Code 309.1: 

(1) Steven and Mellissa Zeitler, 5326 East Lake Road, Romulus, NY, requesting a side setback
variance of 7 ft. as opposed to the minimum 10 ft. setback; and

(2) Gene and Katharine Tolomeo, 5626 East Lake Road, Romulus, NY, requesting a center of road
setback variance of 27 feet as opposed to the minimum 50 ft. setback; and a side setback variance
of 6 feet as opposed to the minimum of 10 ft .

Said applications are on file and open for inspection at the Town Office Zoning Board of Appeals
located at the Town Barn on Route 96. Persons wishing to appear at the Hearing may do so in
person, by an attorney or by other representative. Communications in writing thereto may be
filed with the Board at the Town Building or at the Hearing.

Posted 2/20/2015

Sunday, January 11, 2015

January 13 Meeting Canceled

The ZBA has had no hearing requests or requests for interpretation submitted prior to our scheduled Jan 13, 2015 meeting.  Absent an emergency requiring more urgent attention, our next meeting will be the second Tuesday in March, March 10th.

Requests for variances, interpretations, or appeals from code enforcement decisions can be filed prior to that meeting to be heard on March 10, 2015.  We ask that you file such requests and appeals at least 3 weeks prior to the meeting (Feb 17, 2015) so that we can issue the appropriate public notices.