Sunday, May 31, 2020
RETURN TO NOTICES
TOWN OF HIGHLAND PARK
BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT PUBLIC HEARING
The Board of Adjustment will conduct a public hearing at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, to consider a variance from Section 15-101 of the Town’s Zoning Ordinance to permit reconstruction of a masonry fence located within the required front yard at 4500 Preston Road, Lot 1, Block 181, Highland Park Addition, Second Installment. The official meeting place of the Board of Adjustment is 4700 Drexel Drive, Highland Park, Texas. However, due to the need for social distancing, this meeting will be held via video conference and telephone, which will allow the Board of Adjustment Members and the public to meet online while practicing social distancing.
The agenda, application, and online meeting details are available on the Town’s website www.hptx.org by typing “BOA Transmittal” in the search engine of the website.
The public may make a comment during the meeting by calling 1-646-749-3129, or (Toll Free) 1 877-309-2073, Access Code 949-308-261. The caller shall mute their telephone/microphone until the Board Chairman asks for public comment on the agenda item.
The property owner applied to replace the existing masonry fence along Preston Road with a new 8-foot-tall masonry fence having 8-foot-tall masonry columns and an entry gate with wall elements measuring a maximum of 12 feet 9 inches tall. Section 15-101 of the Zoning Ordinance states that fences can be constructed to a maximum height of 8 feet and the fence must not extend in front of the required front yard line. A front yard setback variance of 107 feet and a height variance of 4 feet 9 inches is requested.
For additional information regarding this application, contact Kirk Smith at (214) 521-4161 or email@example.com. All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing.