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Zoning Advisory Subcommittee Hearing

The subcommittee is holding a hearing on May 24, 2018 at 5 p.m.

The Boston Zoning Code has information on the Articles and definitions of terms in this agenda.

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. HEARINGS: 5 p.m.

    Case: BOA-794303, Address: 32 Pleasant Street  Ward: 2, Applicant: Timothy Sheehan

    Article(s): 62(62-25)

    Purpose: The extension of an existing rear third floor shed dormer and the reduction in width of an existing deck in favor of the enlarged shed dormer. This enlarged third floor shed will allow for a third floor master bedroom suite including a walk in closet and a master bath. The existing stairs will be altered and existing HVAC and electrical systems will be modified for the new suite. This project will require ZBA relief to proceed. We request the nominal permit fee.


    Case: BOA-817163, Address: 110 Elm Street   Ward: 2 , Applicant: Timothy Sheehan

    Article(s): 62(62-25)

    Purpose: The installation of a 14' x 14' roof deck on the roof of a three story two family residence for the upper unit #2 accessed by a 5'-0" diameter spiral stair. The roof deck would not be a shared roof deck. It would only be accessible from unit 2.


    Case: BOA-794304, Address: 12 Cedar Street  Ward: 2 , Applicant: Timothy Sheehan

    Article(s): 62(62-8)

    Purpose: The addition of a 17'-2" x 26'-9" roof deck on an existing three story residence. The existing roof stair and hatch will be enlarged and made less steep to improve roof access. This project will require ZBA relief to proceed. We request the nominal permit fee.


    Case: BOA-806508, Address: 69-71 Fayston Street   Ward: 14 , Applicant: Vargas Dasilveira

    Article(s): 50(50-29)

    Purpose: Extend living space to basement fo Unit #2 to existing two family dwelling.


    Case: BOA-812321, Address: 27 Fossdale Road  Ward: 16 , Applicant: John Roche AIA

    Article(s): 09(9-1)

    Purpose: Confirm Occupancy as a Two ( 2 ) Family Dwelling.  Rebuild existing Rear Porches (same footprint) at Rear of 2 Family Home. No change to footprint; install railings at existing porch roof; door from attic.


    Case: BOA-,803912 Address: 29 Minot Street  Ward: 16 , Applicant: Linda Lombardi

    Article(s): 10(10-1) 65(65-4) 65(65-41)

    Purpose: Off-street parking for 2 car spots in conjunction with a Public Works Department Curb Cut.                                                                                           


    Case: BOA-812301, Address: 286 Fairmount Avenue  Ward: 18  , Applicant: Candida Ruscito

    Article(s): 69(69-9)

    Purpose: Construct 20' x 23' 2 story addition with covered farmers porch. Reconfigure existing bedroom to accommodate the new space. Install new roof, siding, and trim on the entire structure.


    Case: BOA-801067, Address: 5 Glenellen Road  Ward: 20 , Applicant: Erin Cote-Hartford

    Article(s): 56(56-8) 56(56-8)

    Purpose: Extend front porch and add a second floor (consisting of 3Bedrooms and 2bathrooms) to our single story home.


    Case: BOA-745475, Address: 128 Selwyn Street  Ward: 20 , Applicant: David Knudsen

    Article(s): 67(67-9)

    Purpose: Install new sliding door into bedroom exitting to new rear roof deck. Install new roof deck flooring, posts and railing on the rear of the house. Attach new railings to the house.


    Case: BOA-813950, Address: 45 Vogel Street  Ward: 20 , Applicant:David Murray

    Article(s): 56(56-8) 56(56-8)

    Purpose: Raise roof of house to increase size of existing bedrooms and add a bathroom, strip siding on house and install new siding.


    Case: BOA-818501, Address: 119 Belgrade Avenue  Ward: 20 , Applicant: Jeffrey Drago

    Article(s): 67(67-8) 09(9-2)

    Purpose: Change Occupancy from an Assembly Hall to Office space. Also to complete interior and exterior renovations. ZBA


    Case: BOA-825856, Address: 32 Tennyson Street  Ward: 20 , Applicant: Michael Loconto

    Article (s): 56(56-8) Floor Area Ratio Excessive 56(56-8) Front Yard Insufficient 56(56-8) Side Yard Insufficient.

    Purpose: Erect an addition on the left side as per plans.




    Case: BOA-811732, Address: 300 Western Avenue  Ward: 22 , Applicant: Rejina Shrestha

    Article(s): 51(51-16)

    Purpose: Change occupancy to include Body Art Tattoo Studio (Micro Blading). Some plumbing work.


    Case: BOA-812430 Address: 30-50 Terminal Street  , Ward 2 Applicant: John Frosk

    Article(s): 06(6-4)

    Purpose: Request to remove Proviso “Take out use granted to this petitioner only for this use only”.