Board of Zoning and Appeals Meeting Minutes – July 27, 2021

Board Of Zoning Appeals, News

The Martinsville Board of Zoning Appeals was called to order by Chairman Ann Marvel at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, July 27,  2021, in the Council Chambers of City Hall, Martinsville, IN.


Those members present were:

President Ann Marvel;  Katie Barnard;  Secretary Marilyn Siderewicz;  Anna Elliott, Vice-Chairman; and Tom Hacker.

Also in attendance:

Bob Strader, Building Inspector; Dale Coffey, Board Attorney



A motion was made by Anna Elliott to approve the minutes of the May 25,  2021, Meeting.  This motion was seconded by Katie Barnard and passed unanimously.


A. Docket #BZA210114: Request variance to reduce front setback from 60’ to 20’ from the center of the road.  Address:   210 E. Sumner Avenue; PID #55-13-04-256-009.000-021; Legal Description:  Lot 8 Blk 6, Mitchell’s Addition; Owner – Kevin Clapper.  

Board Attorney Dale Coffey told the Board this request would need to be tabled because the notification had not been done to meet the deadline.


Katie Barnard made a motion to table the request for variance to reduce the front setback from 60’ to 20’  from the center of the road at 210 E. Summer Avenue, Martinsville, IN, as requested by Kevin Clapper, due to inadequate notification.  The motion was seconded by Tom Hacker and passed unanimously.  Mr. Clapper is to return for the August 24, 2021, Meeting of the BZA.




The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Martinsville Board of Zoning Appeals will be Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at 6:00 PM.


There being no further business, the meeting adjourned with a motion by Anna Elliott, seconded by Tom Hacker, and passed unanimously.