Public Hearing - ZBA Agenda - 09/01/20


There will be a public hearing of the Goffstown Zoning Board of Adjustment on Tuesday September 1, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. In accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Order #12, Pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04, the Zoning Board of Adjustment will utilize the emergency meeting provisions of RSA 91-A to conduct meetings through electronic means while preserving, to the extent feasible, the public's right to notice of such meetings and ability to observe and listen contemporaneously. On the evening of the meeting, you can listen contemporaneously on the telephone by calling: (603) 766-JOIN (5646). Once you call in you will need to enter the Participation Code: 785645#. Please make sure you enter the # sign after the numbers to participate. If you are having difficulty calling in to the number to participate, please call (603) 660-5000 for assistance.

Approval of Minutes:

Minutes from the August 4, 2020 ZBA Meeting are available at the Zoning Department or online at https://goffstown.com/committees-officials/all-minutes-and-summaries

Public Hearings:

Michael Umenhofer, Applicant/Owner, is seeking a Variance to add a deck to the existing home approximately 6 ft. from the side property line whereas 25 ft. is required. This concerns Section 4.3 of the Table of Dimensional Regulations of the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance. The property is located at 558 Black Brook Road, (Map 11, Lot 22-7), Zoned: Agricultural

Peter & Michelle Simoneau, Owners & Andrew Volkmann, Applicant, are seeking a Special Exception to build a 785 gross square foot accessory dwelling unit onto the rear of the existing single-family home, pending approval by the Goffstown Planning Board of a Lot Line Adjustment. This concerns Section 5.2 of the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance. The property is located at 4 Moreau Street, (Map 17, Lot 57), Zoned: Residential-2

Eric Foley & Erika Dion, Applicant/Owners, are seeing a Variance to add a deck to the existing home approximately 9 ft. from the rear property line whereas 30 ft. is required. This concerns Section 4.3 of the Table of Dimensional Regulations of the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance. The property is located at 61 Larch Street, (Map 16, Lot 163), Zoned: Residential-2

Jason & Aspasia Cote, Applicants/Owners, are seeking a Variance and a Special Exception to add an Accessory Dwelling Unit to (ADU) the second floor of the detached garage. The Variance is required as the accessory dwelling unit will not be attached to or within the main residence.  An accessory dwelling unit is permitted with a Special Exception per Section 5.2 of the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance. The property is located at 18 Merrill Road, (Map 4, Lot 8), Zoned: Residential-1 and Conservation Open Space Districts

**As a result of a failed motion made during the Board’s public hearing held on August 4, 2020 for the Request for a Variance to permit an Accessory Dwelling Unit in a Detached Garage, the Board will reopen the public hearing. 

Other Business:

Correspondence:

Gail Labrecque, Chairperson of the Zoning Board of Adjustment

Note: Any person with a disability who wishes to attend this meeting and needs reasonable accommodation in order to participate is requested to call the Town Hall, (603) 497-8990, at least 72 hours in advance so that appropriate arrangements can be made.