DEFIANCE TOWNSHIP ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
Tuesday, December 19,
VFW Post 3360 – Defiance, Ohio
Meeting was called
to order by Mr. Lynn Keller,
Chairman of the Defiance Township Zoning Bd of Appeals.
Mr. Keller asked the clerk to call the
The Clerk then
called the roll for attendance. Board of
Appeals members present were: Lynn Keller,
Bruce Hahn, Ruth Ann Schofield &
Rodell Behlke. There being four of five
members answering the roll as present a quorum was declared.
representatives present were: Mr.
James Schlegel – Township Zoning Inspector, Mr. Robert Layne,
Mr. Dan Peck, & Mr. Richard Ankney – Township Trustees.
were: Chris Fisher – 533 Jadine Driver,
Tom Mick – 21389 Hammersmith road, &
JoEllen Houck of 8 Deville Drive, Defiance,
Chairman Keller then
read item 1 of the agenda:
Request for a “conditional Use” permit has been made by Chris Fisher
of 533 Jadine Drive, Defiance,
to use an existing agricultural zoned parcel of 11.72 acres more or less for
residential use for the purpose of constructing a new home.
The parcel is located on the north side of Powers Road, .5 miles east of Krouse
road in the southwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 32 of Defiance Township,
Defiance County, Ohio. The parcel ID is B11-0032-0-004-03.
The clerked was acknowledged and noted that a packet of information which contained
a copy of the application for a “conditional use” permit, & a property review
performed by the Defiance County Soil & Water group which included an aerial photo of
Mr. Keller then asked Mr.
Fisher to review his request for the Board.
Mr. Fisher stated it was his intention
to construct a home on the property.
Mr. Keller then asked if Mr. Schlegel,
Twp Zoning Inspector had any concerns with the request.
Mr. Schlegel stated he had no
objection to the request. Schlegel also said
he issued a “conditional use permit” for the construction of a pond.
The proposed site for the pond had not been reviewed by Soil & Water.
Mr. Keller stated that Mr. Fisher should have “Soil and Water” review the
proposed site for the pond to make sure all set backs were met.
Fisher stated he would get this review.
Mr. Keller then said he would be willing to move on the “conditional use
permit” if there was a motion from the Board.
Mr. Hahn moved
to approve the issuance of a “conditional use permit”
to build a house and pond if all set backs were met.
called the roll.
Rodell Behlke yea
The motion to
approve the “conditional use permit” was
The Chair asked if
there was any other business to come before the Board.
There being no
further business to come before the Board of Appeals Mr.
Keller requested a motion to adjourn the meeting.
The meeting adjourned.