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14 o CAPE GAZE'FIIg, Friday, September 26 - October 2, 1997 Lewes zoning Continued from page 1 Specifically, the proposals pro- vide for the following: One boat slip per lot as well as docks, piers and shoreline erosion control; No parking of boats or trailers on open space lands; No continuous fence, hedgerow or landscaping exceed- ing three feet in height and no oth- er naturally occurring or intro- duced plantings or vegetation that obstructs more than 50 percent of the view of the canal at a height of three feet; One gazebo or dockhouse per property, either of which may have an extension connection to city water system; All parking areas to meet lim- its based on total size of property and to be constructed of perme- able materials; Dockhouses must be built over water for storage of boats, may not exceed 200 square feet, may not have eaves over tight feet high or a roof peak more than I5 feet high, and may not contain sleeping facilities, restrooms, shower facilities or kitchens. (The state at this time does not permit construction of buildings over wa- ter. Pratt said the committee has no problem with dockhouses if the state decides to rethink its posi- tion. Until then they are illegal.) Gazebos must have a roof that comes to an apex at its ridge no more than 15 feet high with cave height no greater than eight feet; must be open on all sides such that all areas of the building above four feet consist of windows or screening; shall not exceed 100 square feet and shall have no wall with a length greater than 10 feet; part of the structure must be with- in 10 feet of the canal bank; and the structure may not contain sleeping facilities, restrooms, shower facilities or kitchens. Other provisions and definitions are also included in the proposals, Purpose of proposed ehmages to Lewes's open space zoning, according to members of the Lewes Zoning Ad Hoe Drafting Committee, is to preserve open vistas along Lewes-Rehobeth Canal such as is shown here in front of the CoL David Hall Chapter's DAR Fountain of Youth on Pilottown Road. the full text of which is available for review in city hall on East Third Street. "The goal of what's being pro- posed is to allow for customary said Committee Chairman Tony Pratt recently. "We think we've proposed realistic controls that maintain everyone's interests." The hearing will begin at 7:30 uses without going overboard,", p.m. and will be held within coun- cil chambers of city hall on East Third Street. The earliest any ac- tion could be taken on the propos- als would be at the Lewes Council meeting to be held Monday, Oct. 13. Four Paws. I O/rice Hours: MON. - FRL 10-12 & 6-8 SATURDAY: 10-2 , : Dr. MichaeI Metzler We hare what you need! $ The only FULL line Cralt Supply Store in the area. Oct., 6th. 7-9 P.M. Paper Ribbon baskets classes (Call for more information) Wood Patterns & Ceramic Dept. - New Low Prices ,'k cEDAR TR., 205 Washington St. Mon. lhru Wed. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Millsboro, DE 1996S Thurs., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. (302) 934-9SS0 Sun. cmea We Need A Home! Please Sponsor this page soon! Call Mariann 645-7700 My name is Shasta. l am an.8 I am an 8 wk. old male month old grey/white chocolate Point mix. housebroken female sheep dog. I Creme/brown & white feet. I love kids!! love to play w_.._th my toys! I am a 1 year old black male Border Collie mix. I love kids!! Dog & cat food, dog biscuits & treats, dog & cat toys, old towels, newspapers, etc. Homer SyndiCs from Advanced Nutrition Cycle, dog food bags, cans & biscuits. They mean cash to usl Call Mary 302-856-7380 Mon.-Fri. 10 A.M.-4 P.M. Delaware or come to PCA 326 S DuPont Hwy. Georgetown, Delaware 19947 For everyone's protection, be sure that your clog is under your control or within a secure enclosure.