Pending Zoning Applications

View listings, by the scheduled Public Hearing date, for zoning relief applications that are pending consideration by the Village. View additional information and the nature of the zoning relief requested. Public comment is invited at the Public Hearing. Documents related to each application may be inspected during business hours in the Community Development Department. The Village has also developed a story map that graphically shows significant developments in the community that is being reviewed or have been approved.

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Those wishing to submit public comments in writing may do so by emailing comments to dhammel@lwd.org prior to the commencement of the meeting. Emails received will be provided to the  either the Zoning Board of Appeals or the Plan Commission in advance of the meeting, or read aloud during the appropriate Public Comment period for each matter on the agenda. We ask that you keep your emailed comments to under 200 words to allow time for others to be heard and for the Commission to progress through the public meeting agenda. Thank you for your understanding of these guidelines.

Case #ZB-02-22: 6422 North Kimball Avenue – Variation to Allow Decorative Columns That Do Not Meet Required Setbacks 

4/20/2022 ZBA Meeting - Continued until 6/22/2022 ZBA meeting

Consideration of a request by Minh Bennett, property owner, to approve a Zoning Variation from Section 3.10(2) to allow decorative columns in the front yard that do not meet required setbacks from the front and inside lot lines at the property commonly known as 6422 North Kimball Avenue. The Zoning Board of Appeals may consider any additional relief related to this case.

Case #PC-07-22:   Zoning Code Text Amendment – Temporary Structures

6/1/2022 Plan Commission Meeting - Continued from 4/6/2022 and 5/4/2022 meetings 

Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments related to the establishment of a definition of “temporary structures”, as well as related standards for the approval and installation of temporary structures on residential and commercial properties. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.

Case #PC-11-22:   Zoning Code Text Amendment – Fence Regulations Pertaining to Properties Abutting Prominent Street or Arterial Streets

6/1/2022 Plan Commission meeting

Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments related to fence regulations found in Section 3.13(11) for portions of residential properties abutting prominent streets or arterials, specifically focusing on 1) the permissibility of six-foot tall solid fencing in the rear yard, 2) the permissibility of six-foot tall solid fences along corner side yards, and the permissibility of fencing to encroach into the corner side yard. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.

Case #PC-10-22:   Zoning Code Text Amendment – Permissibility of Certain Use in Various Zoning Districts Throughout the Village

6/1/2022 Plan Commission meeting

 Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments related to the permissibility of certain uses in various Zoning Districts throughout the Village, including the B-1, B-2, B-3, O, and M-B districts. Discussion during this hearing may relate to Table 4.01.1 Permitted and Special Uses in All Zoning Districts, Section 2.02 Definitions, and Sections 4.07, 4.08, and 4.09, which pertain to standards and regulations related to uses in those zoning districts. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.