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Posted on: December 21, 2021

Notice of Public Hearing: Request for Variance - 2733 Dewey Ct

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - Request for Variance from City of Middleton Zoning Ordinance Regulations 

Thursday, January 20th, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.

City of Middleton Zoning Board of Appeals

Virtual Zoom Meeting ID: 878 9632 6440   Password: 867 5309

To participate by phone: (312) 626-6799

The City of Middleton Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing and consider taking action on the following application:

1.    2733 Dewey Court (Parcel ID 0708-014-7110-7):  The owner, Eric Porter, is requesting a zoning variance from the front setback to expand their existing single-car garage to a two-car garage. The two-car garage will be located as close as 5.7 feet (measured to the eaves, 6.7 feet measured to the building footprint) from the front lot line and 3 feet (measured to the eaves, 4 feet measured to the building footprint) from the side lot line. Section 10.24(3) requires 24 feet (or 20 feet if such minimum would produce a difference in alignment of houses on neighboring parcels of not more than 6 feet) front setback. Section 10.136(6)(a) requires a 4 feet side setback for this narrow lot. 

During the hearing, all interested persons will have an opportunity to speak or register their opinion. The Zoning Board of Appeals may take action following the hearing. 

To participate in the meeting online, use the Zoom app or go to, then type in the Meeting ID and Password.  If your computer does not have a microphone and you wish to speak during the meeting, call (312) 626-6799 and reference the meeting ID. Any person concerned about long distance charges who would like phone access other than by the listed long-distance telephone number should contact the City Planner (see below) for a toll free number. If you experience technical difficulties while trying to login to the meeting, call or text: (608) 228-6753.

Information about these applications is available on the City’s website at For additional information, or to provide a statement prior to the hearing, contact Mark Opitz, City Planner, 7426 Hubbard Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562,, (608) 821-8394. 

Mark Opitz 

City Planner & Zoning Administrator

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