Items Types:
Ordinances/1st Read
For Meeting of:
February 13, 2017
District: 4 From:
Contract ID: Document Number:
Exhibits: Yes On File (City Clerk) : Yes Draft Only: No
Grant Received by City?: No

Ordinance No. 2017-9 Designating Certain Land Generally Located south of E. Concord St., north of Mount Vernon St., east of N. Fern Creek Ave., and west of Altaloma Ave., and comprised of 0.53 acres of land, more or less, from the O-1 Office and Residential District with the Traditional City Overlay District to the Planned Development district along with the Traditional City Overlay District on the City’s Official Zoning Map. (Economic Development)(Fern Creek Town Townhomes PD, ZON2016-00019)


The attached ordinance will rezone the 0.53-acre property from O-1/T to PD/T. Located in the Colonialtown South neighborhood, south of E. Concord St., north of Mount Vernon St., east of N. Fern Creek Ave., and west of Altaloma Ave., the proposed Planned Development (PD) will establish a 3 story 10-unit rear loaded townhome development.

The PD will be subject to the standards of the O-1/T zoning districts. Maximum permitted building heights are three-stories (30 ft.) with a maximum ISR of 0.70, all of which is code compliant. The minimum lot area permitted is 1,400 sq. ft. with a minimum average lot area of 1,660 sq. ft.

The Municipal Planning Board recommended approval of this request on October 18, 2016.

The Municipal Planning Board October 2016 meeting minutes were approved by City Council on November 14, 2016. 

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: N/A

Recommended Action:

Approve the attached ordinance number 2017-9 on the first reading and request that the Mayor and the City Clerk present the draft ordinance for second reading and public hearing at the next regular City Council meeting.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

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Contact: TeNeika Neasman
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 2/1/2017 4:33 PM
City Clerk 2/1/2017 4:38 PM

Name: Description: Type:
Fern_Creek_Towns_PD.pdf Fern Creek Towns Townhome PD Ordinance
Exhibit_A_Fern_Creek_Towns.pdf Exhibit A_ Verified Legal Description Exhibit
Exhibit_B_Fern_Creek_Towns.pdf Exhibit B_ Zoning Maps Exhibit
Exhibit_C_Fern_Creek_Towns.pdf Exhibit C_Development Plan Exhibit
Exhibit_D_Fern_Creek_Towns_PD.pdf Exhibit D_ Landscaping Plan Exhibit

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