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File #: 20-6594   
Type: Staff Briefing - Without Ordinance
In control: Board of Adjustment
On agenda: 11/16/2020
Posting Language: BOA-20-10300105: A request by Rene Lafuente for 4’ variance from the minimum 5’ side setback requirement to allow a carport to be 1’ with overhang 1” from the side property line, located at 1207 West Hutchins Place. Staff recommends Denial with an Alternate Recommendation. (Council District 3) (Kayla Leal, Senior Planner (210) 207-0197,, Development Services Department)
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Case Number:
Rene Lafuente
Aguilar Edwin & Jessica F Martinez
Council District:|1010|Location:
1207 West Hutchins Place
Legal Description:
Lot 12, Block 146, NCB 9421
"MF-33 MLOD-2 MLR-2 AHOD" Multi-Family Lackland Military Lighting Overlay Military Lighting Region 2 Airport Hazard Overlay District
Case Manager:
Kayla Leal, Senior Planner

A request for A request for a 4' variance from the minimum 5' side setback requirement, as described in Section 35-310.01, to allow a carport to be 1' with overhang 1" from the side property line.

Executive Summary

The subject property is located near the corner of West Hutchins Place and Logwood Avenue. There is currently a single-family residence on the property. The applicant is requesting the variance to the side setback for a newly constructed carport that is attached to the primary structure. The applicant received a code violation for building without a permit and has stopped working on the carport. The posts are one foot away from the side property line with the overhang of the carport being one inch from the property line.

Code Enforcement History
There is an open code enforcement violation case for building without a permit.

Permit History
There are no relevant permits pulled for the property.

Zoning History
The subject property was annexed into San Antonio City Limits on March 8, 1947 established by Ordinance 4745 and was zoned "C" Apartment District. The zoning converted from "C" to the current "MF-33" Multi-Family District upon adoption of the 2001 Unified Development Code (Ordinance 93881, dated May 3, 2001).

Subject Property Zoning/Land Use

Existing Zoning

Existing Use
"MF-33 MLOD-2 MLR-2 AHOD" Multi-Family Lackland Military Lighting Overlay Military Lighting Region 2 Airport Hazard Overlay District
Single family residential

Surrounding Zoning/Land Use


Existing Zoning District(s)
Existing Use
"MF-33 MLOD-2 MLR-2 AHOD" Multi-Family Lackl...

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