|Owner / Applicant Information|
|Storage Express Holdings, LLC|
|PO BOX 70|
|9200 West Smith St.|
|Storage Express; IN-TR|
|520 E. Thompson Road|
|Project Type||New||Y||Addition||Alteration||Existing||Change of Occupancy|
|Project Status||F||F=Filed U or Null=Unfiled|
|IDHS Issued Correction order?||No||No|
|Violation Issued by:||NA|
|Local Building Official|
|Local Fire Official|
|Code Name:||Other Code (Not in the list provided)|
|1809.5 2014 IBC|
|Conditions:|| Project will use floating slab foundations on buildings #13-17. Foundations will not extend
below frost line.
|DEMONSTRATION THAT PUBLIC HEALTH, SAFETY, AND WELFARE ARE PROTECTED:|
|1=Non-compliance with the rule will not be adverse to the public health, safety or we|
| 2= Applicant will undertake alternative actions in lieu of compliance with the rule to ensure that granting of the variance will not be adverse to public health, safety, or welfare. Explain why alternative actions would be adequate (be specific).
|Facts:|| Foundations as designed have been used historically in many other storage facilities without
adverse affect on the public.
|DEMONSTRATION OF UNDUE HARDSHIP OR HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURE:|
| Imposition of the rule would result in an undue hardship (unusual difficulty) because of physical limitations of the construction site or its utility services.
| Imposition of the rule would result in an undue hardship (unusual difficulty) because of major operational problems in the use of the building or structure.
|Y|| Imposition of the rule would result in an undue hardship (unusual difficulty) because of excessive costs of additional or altered construction elements.
| Imposition of the rule would prevent the preservation of an architecturally or a historically significant part of the building or structure.
|Facts:|| Entire concrete slab sits on a layer of free draining granular fill. The design and uniform loading
should allow more uniform displacement if heave occurs, resulting in less stress on the
foundation and structure. See attached letter from Trachte Building Systems.