County Board of Zoning Appeals considered an application request
from the required industrial sideline setback presented by Pike
Lumber in Milan at the regular meeting on Tuesday, April 27.
The application was for a variance from the required setback
of 100 feet to 50 feet to permit the construction of a commercial
building. Members of the Milan Town Council and the Ripley County
Commissioners were in support of this application. The motion
to grant the variance was unanimously approved.
An application submitted by Tim Tyler requested a variance from
the required width to depth ratio in order to permit a survey
to divide property located on County Road 800W in Holton. The
motion to grant the variance was unanimously approved.
In other business, the application for a special exception for
a billboard submitted by Rick Sprague for JR Promotions will
be heard at the May 25 meeting as per Spragues request.
All board members were in attendance. The next meeting will
be held on Tuesday, May 25 beginning at 7 p.m. at the courthouse