City of Ellsworth
Zoning Board of Appeals
One City Hall Plaza
Ellsworth, ME 04605
The regular meeting of the Ellsworth Board of Appeals will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018 in the Council Chambers, of Ellsworth City Hall, at 6:30pm to hear public comment and/or consideration on the following requests:
1. ADOPTION OF MINUTES: from the April 25, 2016 meeting.
2. OLD BUSINESS:
3. ANNUAL ELECTION: Board of Appeals Chairperson and Secretary, per City of Ellsworth Code of Ordinances, Unified Development Ordinance ~ Chapter 56 Article 13 – Board of Appeals.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND CONSIDERATION: Request of Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park to appeal the January 25, 2018 decisions of the Historic Preservation Commission; 1. Designation as a historic site, 2. The Commission’s vote on January 25, 2018, was in fact an approval, and 3. Trustees would suffer “financial hardship” maintaining the buildings and would endanger Woodlawn’s long-term sustainability, for the property located at 19 Black House Drive (Tax Map 26 Lot 57), in the (N) Neighborhood Zone.
5. NEW BUSINESS: