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May 27, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Audio/visual conference
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Zoning Board of Appeals Hearing

Thursday, May 27, 2021



 The Lake County Zoning Board of Appeals has scheduled a public hearing on May 27, 2021 at 9:00 A.M., to be conducted by video/audio conference with limited in-person attendance available, on the petition of Robert Charles Atwater and Jenna F. Atwater, record owners, who seek the following variations from the requirements of the Lake County Code and any other zoning relief as required:

  1. Reduce the side yard setback for a retaining wall from 4 feet to 0 feet.
  2. Increase the maximum height of a retaining wall from 6 feet, to 12 feet, 10 inches, at the highest point (the height of the retaining wall varies along its’ 152-foot length). 

Please note that quantitative values may be subject to minor alterations due to surveyed conditions. The subject property is located at 25823 and 25819 W. Oak Lane, Ingleside, Illinois, and is approximately 0.63 acres. PINs 05-13-302-028, 05-13-300-001

Pursuant to Section 7(e) of the Illinois Open Meetings Act, the current Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation and the written determination of the Zoning Board of Appeals Chair, this hearing will be held by audio and video conference without a physical quorum present at the Lake County Zoning Board of Appeals office. Individuals wishing to attend the hearing should contact the Planning, Building & Development Department at 847-377-2127 by 4:00 P.M., the day prior to the hearing to receive information and instructions on how to join via the ZOOM website, by phone, or by remote in-person attendance. Space for in-person remote attendance by members of the public will be available at the Lake County Central Permit Facility, 500 W Winchester Road, Libertyville, Illinois and is limited to the number of persons currently allowed per the Gubernatorial Proclamation and as practicable in keeping with social distancing requirements.

Public comment may be presented during the hearing by individuals, whether attending remotely or in person, or may be submitted in writing. Written statements may be emailed to or delivered to the Central Permit Facility, 500 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville, Illinois. Include your full name and subject title: ZBA 000648-2021 with your written statement. Comments received by 8:00 A.M. the day of the hearing will be provided to the ZBA prior to the close of testimony. Public comments are limited to three minutes each.

This application is available for public examination electronically at or at the office of the Lake County Zoning Board of Appeals, 500 W. Winchester Rd, Libertyville, Illinois, attn.: Brad Denz, Project Manager (847) 377-2127.

Gregory Koeppen