Variance applications

Below is a list of active variance applications within Virginia-Highland. Dates of each step of the public meeting process are also listed.

The variance process is outlined in more detail at VHCA’s variance process page. For details on the location and time of the meeting, please visit VHCA Events Calendar. For more information and case files, please visit NPU F’s website found here.

*** 2015 ***

V-15-061; 664 Cooledge Ave (R-4/BL)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Apr 8)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Apr 13)
  • NPU-F (Apr 20)

V-15-047; 887 Amsterdam Ave (R-4)

LRB Liquor License Application for Marco’s Pizza (C-3; NC-12 Atkins Park)

  • Planning Committee made no recommendation (Apr 8)
  • VHCA Board made no recommendation (Apr 13)
  • NPU-F (Apr 20)

V-15-042; 830 Highland Terrace NE (R-4)

  • Application & Site Plan
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Mar 4)
  • VHCA Board (Mar 9)
  • NPU-F (Mar 16)

LRB Liquor License Application for J&J Bourbon Bar & Grill  (NC-12 Atkins Park)

  • Planning Committee made no recommendation (Mar 4)
  • VHCA Board made no recommendation (Mar 9)
  • NPU-F (Mar 16)
  • LRB approved (Apr 7)

V-14-305; 1098 Lanier Blvd (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Feb 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Feb 9)
  • NPU-F (Feb 16)

LRB Liquor License Application for Noche Highlands

  • Planning Committee (Feb 4)
  • VHCA Board  (Feb 9)
  • NPU-F (Feb 16)
  • LRB (Held Feb 17) (Next heard Apr 7)

V-14-300; 914 Highland View (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan 12)
  • NPU-F (Jan 19)

V-14-258; 898 Barnett St NE (R-4)

  • Application & Site Plan
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan 12)
  • NPU-F (Jan 19)

V-14-257; 1167 Rosedale Dr (R-4)

  • Application & Site Plan
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan 12)
  • NPU-F (Jan 19)

 

*** 2014***

V-14-281; 629 Cresthill Ave NE (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec 8)
  • NPU-F (Dec 15)

V-14-277; 673 Cresthill Ave NE (R-4)

  • Application & Drawings
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec 8)
  • NPU-F (Dec 15)

V-14-272; 706 Virginia Ave NE (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec 8)
  • NPU-F (Dec 15)

V-14-268; 1069 Hudson Dr NE (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee deferred Dec; conditionally approved (Jan 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan 12)
  • NPU-F (Jan 19)

V-14-267; 780 Crestridge Dr (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec 8)
  • NPU-F (Dec 15)

V-14-262; 919 Drewry Street (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-256; 866 Arlington Place (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-255; 862 Arlington Place (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-249; 648 Cooledge Ave (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-247; 852 Arlington Place NE (R-4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-244; 995 Adair Ave NE (R-4)

  • Application
  • Deny w/o prejudice at the request of applicant, who withdrew it after the VHCA meeting.
  • Planning Committee (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board (Nov 10)

V-14-229; 787 Greenwood (RG-2)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

V-14-224; 886 Arlington  (R-4)

  • Application
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov 10)
  • NPU-F (Nov 17)

LRB for Liquor Licence for Illegal Food 

  • Planning Committee recommended approval (Nov 5)
  • VHCA Board recommended approved (Nov 10)
  • LRB approved (Jan 6)

V-14-213; 815 Drewry St NE (R-4 + BeltLine Overlay District)

  • Application 
  • Application withdrawn by applicant
  • Previously withdrawn application for same site V-14-091
  • Planning Committee (deferred Oct 8)
  • VHCA Board (deferred Oct 13)
  • NPU-F (deferred Oct 20)

V-14-200; 841 Virginia Circle (R-4 + BeltLine Overlay District)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct 8)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct 13)
  • NPU-F (Oct 20)

V-14-197; 657 Cresthill Ave (R-4)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct 8)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct 13)
  • NPU-F (Oct 20)

V-14-165; 780 Ponce de Leon Terrace (R-4)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Sept 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Sept 8)
  • NPU-F (Sept 15)

V-14-158; 862 Ponce de Leon Place NE (R-4)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Aug 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Aug 11)
  • NPU-F (Aug 18)

V-14-153; 700 Park Drive NE (R-4 + BeltLine Overlay District)

  • Application 
  • Originally V-12-140
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved modified application (Aug 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved modified application (Aug 11)
  • NPU-F (Aug 18)

V-14-141; 885 Adair Ave (R-4)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Aug 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Aug 11)
  • NPU-F (Aug 18)

V-14-134; 1089 Lanier Blvd (R4)

  • Application 
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (July 9)
  • VHCA Board (July 14)
  • NPU-F (July 21)

V-14-123; 571 Orme Circle NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (July 9)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (July 14)
  • NPU-F (July 21)

V-14-117; 1221 Monroe Drive NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee (Deferred July 9) conditionally approved (Aug 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Aug 11)
  • NPU-F (Aug 18)

V-14-096; 786 Virginia Circle NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (June 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (June 9)
  • NPU-F (June 16)

V-14-093; 855 Arlington Place NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (June 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (June 9)
  • NPU-F (June 16)

V-14-091; 815 Drewry St NE (R4 + BeltLine overlay)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee (applicant deferred June – Sept; withdrew in October)
  • VHCA Board (applicant deferred)
  • NPU-F (applicant deferred)

V-14-084; 968 Virginia Ave NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (May 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (May 12)
  • NPU-F (May 19)

V-14-067; 869 Virginia Circle NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee (May 7)
  • VHCA Board (May 12)
  • NPU-F (May 19)

V-14-031; 669 Elmwood Drive NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Mar. 5)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Mar. 10)
  • NPU-F (Mar. 17)

V-14-014; 1146 Ponce de Leon Ave NE (2014 Update)

  • Application 
  • 2014 Update on Original variance Application V-13-050
  • Planning Committee approved (Apr. 2013)
  • VHCA Board voted to defer the application due to lack of representation (Apr.2013)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (June 2013)

V-14-012; 959 Todd Rd NE;  V-14-035; 959 Todd Rd NE (Appeal) (R4)

  • Application V-14-012
  • Application V-14-035
  • Planning Committee recommends denial in April (deferred Feb.; deferred Mar.)
  • VHCA Board recommends denial in April meeting
  • NPU-F motion to approve (Apr. 21)

V-14-005; 1055 Amsterdam Ave NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Feb. 5, 2014)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Feb. 10)
  • NPU-F (Feb. 17)

V-13-284; 1038 Saint Charles Ave NE (RG-2)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan. 8, 2014)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan. 13)
  • NPU-F (Jan. 20)

V-13-265; 976 Adair Ave NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan. 8, 2014)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan. 13)
  • NPU-F (Jan. 20)
  • Planning Committee voiced no concerns over amendment Mar. 5, 2014.

V-13-264; 968 Glen Arden Way (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Jan. 8, 2014)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Jan. 13)
  • NPU-F (Jan. 20)

 

*** 2013***

V-13-257, 926 Highland View NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec. 4, 2013)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec. 9)
  • NPU-F (Dec. 16)

V-13-256, 932 Highland View NE (R4)

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec. 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec. 9)
  • NPU-F (Dec. 16)

V-13-247, 906 Highland Terr NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec. 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec. 9)
  • NPU-F (Dec. 16)

V-13-243, 670 Park Dr NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec. 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec. 9)
  • NPU-F (Dec. 16)

V-13-238, 990 Bellevue Dr NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Dec. 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Dec. 9)
  • NPU-F (Dec. 16)

V-13-234, 1148 North Highland Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov. 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov. 11)
  • NPU-F (Nov. 18)

V-13-213, 881 Adair Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Nov. 6)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Nov. 11)
  • NPU-F (Nov. 18)

V-13-180, 962 Rosedale Rd

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct. 9)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct. 14)
  • NPU-F (Oct. 21)

V-13-179, 1077 Lanier Blvd NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct. 9)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct. 14)
  • NPU-F (Oct. 21)

V-13-165, 765 Highland Terrace NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Sept. 4)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Sept. 9)
  • NPU-F (Sept. 16)

V-13-151, 1145 Briarcliff Place NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee deferred (Sept. 4)
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct. 9)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct. 14)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (Oct. 21)

V-13-133, 1066 North Virginia Ave

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Aug. 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Aug. 12)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (Aug. 19)

V-13-142, 643 Cooledge Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Aug. 7)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Aug. 12)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (Aug. 19)

V-13-141, 680 Drewry Street NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee recommended deferral (Aug. 7)
  • Withdrawn by the applicant (Sept. 4)

V-13-139, 960 Highland Terrace NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee recommended deferral (Aug. 7)
  • Planning Committee recommended not approving (Sept. 4)
  • VHCA Board recommends not approving (Sept. 9)
  • NPU F deferred (Aug.19). Scheduled to appear Sept. 16.
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Oct. 9)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (Oct. 14)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (Oct 21)

ZRB-545

  • Yeah Burger! changing ownership and change of agent for liquor license.
  • Planning committee had no objection (July 1)
  • VHCA Board has no objection (July 8)

V-13-133, 1066 North Virginia Ave

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (Aug. 7)
  • VHCA Board Meeting (Aug. 12)

V-13-116 848 Highland Terrace NE

  • Application
  • Appeal
  • Planning Committee supports the consistent interpretation of the riparian buffer application as presented by the applicant (City Ordinance 74-303).

V-13-101 1050 Ponce de Leon Ave

  • Application
  • Deferred Planning Committee meeting (July 1)

V-13-099 1062 Maryland Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approval (July 1)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (no sewer line) (July 8)
  • Ruling of BZA being appealed as of March 2014

V-13-092 882 Highland Terrace NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (June 5)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (June 16)
  • BZA

V-13-093, 554 Orme Circle

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (June 5)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (June 16)

V-13-087 1025 Amsterdam Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (July 1)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (July 8)

V-13-077, 770 Greenwood Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee conditionally approved (July 1)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved (July 8)

V-13-050 1146 Ponce de Leon Ave NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee approved (April 3)
  • VHCA Board voted to defer the application due to lack of representation to answer questions of the board members. (April 8)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved (June 2013)
  • Updated with V-14-014 application

V-13-038, 880 Drewry Street NE

  • Application
  • Planning Committee approved (April 3)
  • VHCA Board conditionally approved application (April 8)
  • NPU-F conditionally approved application (April 2013)

V-13-033, 994 Lanier Blvd NE

  • Application
  • Appearance at NPU-F (March 18)
  • Approved at VHCA Board (March 11)
  • Approved by Planning Committee (March 6)

V-13-028, 750 Drewry Street NE

  • Application
  • Appearance at NPU-F (March 18)
  • Approved at VHCA Board (March 11)
  • Approved by Planning Committee (March 6)

V-13-027, 988 Lanier Blvd NE

  • Application
  • Appearance at NPU-F (March 18, 2013)
  • Approved at VHCA Board (March 11, 2013)
  • Approved by Planning Committee (March 6, 2013)

V-13-021, 960 Highland Terrace NE

  • Application
  • Not approved by Planning Committee (April 3, 2013)
  • Owners deferred consideration (June 5, 2013)
  • Withdrawn by applicant

V-13-019, 1049 North Virginia Avenue NE

  • Application
  • Appearance at NPU-F (March 18, 2013)
  • Approved at VHCA Board (March 11, 2013)
  • Approved by Planning Committee (March 6, 2013)

V-13-017, 617 Cresthill Ave NE

  • Application
  • Appearance at NPU-F (March 18, 2013)
  • Approved at VHCA Board (March 11, 2013)
  • Approved by Planning Committee (March 6, 2013)

LRB for American Roadhouse

  • Application
  • No Objections from VHCA Board (Feb 11, 2013)

V-13-002, 1026 Bellevue Drive

  • Application
  • Approved by BZA (March 7, 2013)
  • Approved at NPU-F (Feb 18, 2013)
  • Approved by VHCA Board (Feb 11, 2013)
  • Approved Planning Committee (Feb 6, 2013)

V-12-217 842 Highland Terrace NE

  • Approved BZA (Feb 14, 2013)
  • Approved NPU-F (Jan 21, 2013)
  • Approved VHCA Board (Jan 14, 2013)