JAMESTOWN ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW Minutes of the June 11, 1996 Meeting A special meeting of the Jamestown Zoning Board of Review was held at the Jamestown Town Hall, 93 Narragansett Avenue. The meeting was called to order by the Chairman at 7:30 p.m. The clerk called the roll and noted the following members present: Maurice Vandal,Chairman Rolf Knudsen Catherine Finney Richard Allphin Thomas Ginnerty Dennis Grieco Also present were: Pat Westall, Zoning Clerk Marcia McDonald, Stenographer Fred W. Brown, Zoning Officer James Donnelly, Town Solicitor Seated: Maurice, Rolf, Catherine, Richard, and Thomas. Hammett Court Properties, Inc. Appeal The land subject to the Building Official's decision is owned by Hammett Court Properties, Edward N. and Sharon G. Holland are corporate officers. It is located on 2 Hammett Court and further identified as the southernmost portion of Plat 9, Lot 201. Hammett Court Properties has appealed a ruling of the Building Official that orders Mr. Holland (or his agent) to Cease and Desist parking or storing major recreational equipment on this portion of lot 201 because it is in an R8 zone. Applicant disputes the R8 zone designation. A motion was made by Richard Allphin and seconded by Rolf Knudsen to deny the appeal by Hammett Court Properties of the Zoning Officer's Cease and Desist order. This motion is based on the following findings of fact: 1. The property (southernmost portion of lot 201) contains approximately 5,220 sq. ft. Hammett Ct. Prop. Appeal cont. 2. The official Jamestown zoning map prior to 1982 clearly depicts the subject lot to be in the R8 zone. 3. There was no evidence presented that demonstrates that it was the intent of the Town to change the zoning of this property from R8 to CD prior to the adoption of the 1982 zoning map. 4. The 1982 zoning map is less detailed than the previous map and the zoning designation of the subject property is unclear. 5. The evidence presented regarding the interpretation of the 1982 zoning map did not clearly demonstrate the changes that the applicant contended. The motion carried by a vote of 5 - 0. Hammett Court Properties Variance A motion was made by Richard Allphin and seconded by Rolf Knudsen to continue the variance application of Hammett Court Properties to the next regular meeting on June 25, 1996 due to the time. The motion carried by a vote of 5 - 0. ADJOURNMENT :11:32 p.m.