CHANNEL 44 NEWS: Former Franklin Street Store’s Re-Zoning Request Denied

May 3, 2021

first_imgFormer Franklin Street Store’s Re-Zoning Request DeniedNOVEMBER 17TH, 2016 MATT PEAK EVANSVILLE, INDIANA What was once a west side motorcycle shop is denied a re-zoning to become a bar and grill.Thursday night, the Evansville-Vanderburgh County Board of Zoning Appeals said “No” to the petition for the old Bud’s Motorcycle Shop on West Franklin Street by a four-to-three vote.The re-zoning request included reducing front yard green space along Franklin and Illinois Streets, a reduction of parking spaces and new access drives.One board member who voted no said she had concerns about the two access drives bringing too much traffic to West Franklin.It is not known what the owners of the property will do next, as they have already gone before the board five times.The site has been vacant since 2007.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img

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