Change of use request:

http://planning.city.cleveland.oh.us/bza/agenda/2015/crr11-09-2015.pdfBoard of Zoning Appeals

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

9:30

Calendar No. 15-229: 1370 Ontario Street Ward 3

Joe Cimperman

4 Notices

1370 Standard Building LLC, owner, proposes to change use of office building to 285 residential units

with ground floor retail, and exterior alterations to building including exterior façade, window and

roof replacement in an E5 General Retail Business District. The owner appeals for relief from the

following sections of the Cleveland Codified Ordinances:

1. Section 355.04(b) which states that in an “E” area district, the maximum gross floor area of a

residential building in any use district cannot exceed one & one half times the lot area. Lot

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area of 22,676 square feet allows a maximum gross floor area of 34,014 square feet. The

gross floor area of the building is approximately 350,000 square feet.

2. Section 357.01(c) which states that rear and interior side yards are required for a residence

building in a General Retail Business District.

3. Section 357.08(b)(2) which states that a rear yard equal to one half the height of the building

is required none provided.

4. Section 357.09(b)(2)(C) which states that an interior side yard equal to one fourth the height

of the building is required none provided.

5. Section 341.02 which states that review and approval of the Cleveland Landmarks

Commission is required. (Filed October 12, 2015)