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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

 The Town of Amherst Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 7:30 PM on September 2, 2015 in the Council Chambers of the Town Hall at 174 South Main Street. The subject of the hearing is a proposal to amend the following portions of the Zoning and Subdivision Ordinance:

Sec.18.1-908.03:     Increasing the allowable size of temporary real estate signs in the agricultural, business and industrial districts from 8 square feet with no height limit to 32 square feet and a height limit of 12 feet.

Sec.18.1-302.144:   Update the definition of  "variance" to match the language in Sec.15.2-2201 of the Code of Virginia.

Sec.18.1-1402.03:   Update the duties and powers of the Board of Zoning Appeals to match those articulated in Sec.15.2-2309 of the Code of Virginia.

 Documents relating to the request are available for public inspection in the Town Hall during normal working hours.               Documents

 

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

 The Town of Amherst Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a public hearing at 6:00 PM on September 1, 2015 in the Council Chambers of the Town Hall at 174 South Main Street.

 The subject of the hearing is an application by John L. Patteson, Jr. for property located at 610 Waughs Ferry Road (TM#110-A-127, zoned Limited Residential District R-1) for a variance to Section 18.1-405 of the Zoning and Subdivision Ordinance. If approved, a two-lot subdivision could be created there without having to meet the 25 public street frontage requirement for new lots.

  Documents relating to the request are available for public inspection in the Town Hall during normal working hours.

 

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