Dr. Urbonas’ solar parking lot
were tabled by ZBOA for a month so he could figure out a revised way to do it,
probably involving connecting the supports to the building so
they wouldn’t be accessory structures.
Plus some sentiment that Valdosta City Council needed to address this
issue that solar parking shouldn’t be classed as accessory structures.
This was at the
5 August 2014 Regular Meeting of the Valdosta-Lowndes County Zoning Board of Appeals.
APP-2014-07 — Arunas Urbonas
(2922 N. Oak Street)
Variance to LDR Section 218-7 as it
pertains to the location and setback distance for accessory structures
Arunas Urbonas is a doctor with an office at 3564 N Crossing Street.
My guess (some sort of addition to his offices) was wrong.
He wants to upgrade his solar panel structures,
to shade parking lots.
TRC recommended denial because of canopy oak trees that would get
bigger, probably shading the panels, and were not permitted to be removed. ZBOA found many more issues pro and con than that. Continue reading →
the agenda with links into the videos and some notes.
All ZBOA members were present: Paul Alvarado, Laverne Gaskins, Nancy Hobby, Dr. Willie Houseal,
Mac McCall, Scott Orenstein, Gretchen Quarterman, and Chairman Allan Strickland.
The City of Valdosta puts ZBOA agendas and minutes
online in real PDFs.