Flood Plain Variance Findings of Fact Form

Attention BZA Board: Please fill out this form carefully and completely. All information will be made part of the public record. 

Petitioner information
Please provide the variance number as shown on the legal description.
Question 1
1. Does there exist a good and sufficient cause for the requested variance?
Does the petitioner have a reason for requesting the variance beyond convenience or preference?
If you feel the criterion is met, but you believe additional conditions should be added to the petition you may include them here.
Question 2
2. Will the strict application of the terms of this ordinance constitute an exceptional hardship to the applicant? *
If you feel the criterion is met, but you believe additional conditions should be added to the petition you may include them here.
Question 3
3. Will the granting of the requested variance increase flood heights, create additional threats to public safety, cause additional public expense, create nuisances, cause fraud or victimization of the public, or conflict with existing laws and ordinances? *
If you feel the criterion is met, but you believe additional conditions should be added to the petition you may include them here.
Final Decision
Based on the above information, your decision is: *
If all three criterion are met the petition may be approved (or approved with conditions). If any of the three criterion are not met the petition must be denied.
Board Member Name *
Board Member Name