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File #: 19-980    Version: 1
Type: Public Hearing Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/8/2019 In control: Planning and Zoning Commission
On agenda: 10/16/2019 Final action:
Title: Conduct the public hearing to consider a major change to the conditional use to approve variances to reduce the required building and parking setbacks on the subject property located at 1620 W. Diehl, Naperville (Naperville Area Humane Society) - PZC 19-1-083
Attachments: 1. Petition and Findings, 2. Legal Description, 3. Elevations and Floor Plan, 4. Final Engineering, 5. Final Landscaping, 6. Photometric Plan, 7. Plat of Survey, 8. Location Map
PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION AGENDA ITEM

ACTION REQUESTED:
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Conduct the public hearing to consider a major change to the conditional use to approve variances to reduce the required building and parking setbacks on the subject property located at 1620 W. Diehl, Naperville (Naperville Area Humane Society) - PZC 19-1-083
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DEPARTMENT: Transportation, Engineering and Development

SUBMITTED BY: Erin Venard

BOARD/COMMISSION REVIEW:
Official notice for the public hearing for PZC 19-1-083 was published in the Daily Herald on September 30, 2019.

BACKGROUND:
The subject property is located at the southeast corner of Diehl Road and Wall Street. It is 0.9 acres, is zoned I (Industrial District), and is improved with a 3,550 square foot single-story building used as an animal shelter. The petitioner, Naperville Area Humane Society (NAHS), was granted a conditional use to permit an animal shelter with an outdoor area in 2015. In conjunction with the conditional use approval, the petitioner consolidated the NAHS parcel with the former car wash property to the west in order to provide additional parking and outdoor space for the property.

The petitioner now proposes to construct an approximately 4,600sf addition to the building. The addition includes a 4,065sf lobby and administration area to the west of the existing building and a 535sf kennel to the south of the existing building. Additional improvements to the property include resizing the outdoor play yards and removing the access point on Diehl Road.

DISCUSSION:
Variance to reduce the interior yard setback
The existing building is located approximately 10' from the eastern property line, encroaching 5' into the 15' interior setback required per Section 6-8C-7 (I District: Yard Requirements). The petitioner proposes to construct a 535sf kennel addition that will be aligned with the eastern wall of the building. As such, the petitioner requests a variance to permit the addition to be located 10' fr...

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