Laramie Planning Commission 
Monday, May, 9, 2022 at 4:30 PM
City Council Chambers, City Hall
406 Ivinson Avenue, Laramie, WY

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CUP-22-01: 450 N 3rd Street – Lumberyard

FILE: CUP-22-01: 450 N 3rd Street – Lumberyard 

REQUEST: A Conditional Use Permit for the construction and operation of a Lumberyard within a C2 Zone

LOCATION: 450 N 3rd Street

APPLICANT: Bloedorn Lumber Company

OWNER(s): Bloedorn Lumber Company

ZONING: C2 (General Commercial)/ B2 (Business)

PURPOSE: To expand and reconstruct buildings for operation of a lumberyard and retail store

PREPARED BY: Derek T Teini, AICP, Planning Manager


CUP-22-06 1765 Riverside Dr. - Oversized Garage

FILE: CUP-22-06: 1765 Riverside Drive – Oversized Accessory Building

REQUEST: A Conditional Use Permit for the construction of an oversized accessory building.

LOCATION: 1765 Riverside Dr.

APPLICANT: Edward Scott Steere

OWNER(s): Edward Scott Steere

ZONING: RR (Rural Residential)

PURPOSE: To construct an accessory building larger than the maximum of 1,000 sq/ft

as identified within the UDC.

PREPARED BY: Philipp Gabathuler, AICP, Principal Planner


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VAR-22-02: 1765 Riverside Drive – Oversized Accessory Building –Height Exception

FILE: VAR-22-02: 1765 Riverside Drive – Oversized Accessory Building –Height Exception

REQUEST: A variance request from LMC 15.12.000.B, Table 15.12-2 Dimensional Requirements & LMC 15.10.030.C.3 for an accessory building in the RR Zone that exceeds the maximum height requirement on this property.

LOCATION: 1765 Riverside Drive

APPLICANT(S): Edward Scott Steere

OWNER: Edward Scott Steere

PURPOSE: To allow for construct an accessory building taller than the principal structure of the principal structure.

CURRENT ZONING: RR (Rural Residential)

PREPARED BY: Philipp Gabathuler, AICP, Principal Planner