May 5, 2020: Time 7:00PM. PUBLIC HEARING MINUTES. VARIANCE BOARD
Members Present: Nancy La Bombard, Chairperson Pat Flath
Todd Hall Jens Sorensen
Members Absent: None
The Variance Board of the Town of Santa Clara, County of Franklin, State of New
York held a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 7:00 PM at the Santa
Clara Town Hall,- Route 30, Saranac Inn, New York, to hear comments on the
Application of David and Tracy Finn would require a variance from the body of
water. The distance change requested would be from 75 feet to 6 0 feet for the
construction of a screen porch. This variance would be on the applicant's
property at 785 Bartlett Carry Rd., Saranac Lake, NY 12983, Town of Santa Clara,
Franklin County, New York Tax Map 463.-3-72.
The proposed variance is:
1. A variance from the body of water from 75 feet to 60 feet for the
construction of a screen porch L16.5 ft, W 15 ft, H 16 ft.
The Variance Committee Members having taken into consideration the benefit to the
applicant, as weighed against the detriment to the health, safety and welfare of the
neighborhood or community and having considered the five factors has decided to GRANT
the variance. The decision does not preclude on our part any APA or other authoritative approval. It
is the responsibility of the applicants or owners to contact other state, county and/or local agencies to
secure any necessary permits.