Results Summary for the December 11th Hearing

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The Monday, December 11, 2017 meeting of the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission was held in the 10th Floor Conference Room, Willie C. Hill Government Center Annex, 682 Cherry Street, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

The Pre-meeting of the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission will be held in the 10th Floor Conference Room, located in the Willie C. Hill City Hall Annex, 682 Cherry Street, beginning at 12:09 p.m. The purpose of the pre-meeting was to discuss administrative business and to obtain information from staff regarding scheduled agenda items.


Approval of November 13, 2017 minutes: The minutes for the November 13th hearing and pre-meeting were approved as submitted. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

ITEMS DEFERRED FROM NOVEMBER 13, 2017:

  1. 6420 GRANTHAM DRIVE: In violation of the Comprehensive Land Development Resolution by failing to comply with the Commission regarding covered container pole barn, Chris Bryant. Deferred. Commission will set a revocation hearing on 1.22.17 (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

ITEMS DEFERRED FROM PRIOR MEETING:

  1. An Amendment to Chapter 27A of the Comprehensive Land Development Resolution for the City of Macon and Bibb County, Georgia regarding parking of vehicles on lawns visible from public right-of-way. Vineville Neighborhood Association/Lars Anderson, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

REZONINGS:

  1. 972 WESLEYAN DRIVE: Proposal to rezone from PDR, Planned Development Residential District to PDE, Planned Development Extraordinary District. The purpose of this rezoning is to allow for professional office at the current location. Wimberly Treadwell/Charles Jones Family Foundation, Applicant. Deferred so that the citizens, and applicant could meet and further discuss the project. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  2. 3769 RIDGE AVENUE: Proposal to rezone from R-1A, Single-Family Residential District to R-3, Multi-Family Residential District.  The purpose of this rezoning is to allow for multi-family housing and to preserve a historically significant structure in that area.  Dover Development Corporation, a Tennessee Corporation/George Greer, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

AMENDMENTS:

  1. An Amendment to Chapters 1, 4, 23 and 25 of the Comprehensive Land Development Resolution for the City of Macon and Bibb County, Georgia to reflect recent court decisions related to signage. Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission, Applicant. Deferred so that staff & legal counsel could meet with representatives of sign industry. (1stScott, 2nd Patel)

 CONDITIONAL USES:

  1. 972 WESLEYAN DRIVE: Conditional use to allow a professional office within an existing structure, PDR, Planned Development Residential. [PDE Planned Development Extraordinary District Pending], Wimberly Treadwell/Charles Jones Family Foundation, Applicant. See item #2.
  2. 4719/4773 RALEY ROAD: Conditional use to allow revision to a previously approved site plan, R-1A District. Widner & Associates, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  3. 1095 PIO NONO AVENUE: Conditional use to allow a c-store with fuel sale and alcohol package-to-go, HC District. Kunj Patel, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. State fire marshal must release before obtaining a zoning permit. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones) Commissioner Patel recused himself.
  4. 4290 DELLWOOD DRIVE: Conditional use to allow a used car lot in an existing building, C-1 District. Kunj Patel, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones). Commission Patel recused himself.
  5. 4027/4055 PIO NONO AVENUE: Conditional use to allow an event center, C-4 District. AA Entertainment UC dba Rodeo, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions and additional conditions: the interior door must be removed, solid walls installed between the bar & grill and the proposed event center. If found in violation before permit is issued, permit not be issued. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  6. 895 THIRD STREET: Conditional use to allow expansion of previously approved auto sales business, CBD-2 District.  HRM Auto Sales, Inc.,/Hamid R. Moinpour, Applicant. Approved with additional conditions. No cars parked on the street, cars must be on property; 547 Arch Street, 871/895 Third Street and 539 Arch Street. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones)
  7. 3959 NORTHSIDE DRIVE: Conditional use to allow revisions to the previously approved site plan, PDC District. Widner & Associates, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  8. 152 NEW STREET: Conditional use to allow a counseling center, CBD-2 District. E.E.R/Sieglinde Latier Gray, Applicant.  Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones).
  9. 3769 RIDGE AVENUE: Conditional use to allow senior housing, R-1A District.  George S. Greer/Dover Development, Applicant. Approved with staff reports conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  10. 1501 MERCER UNIVERSITY DRIVE [abutting College St/Mercer University Drive]: Conditional use to allow a parking deck, R-3 District. Mercer University Drive/Don L. Carter. P.E., Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)
  11. 1362 MERCER UNIVERSITY DRIVE/1838, 1852, 1866, 1880, 1894 MERCER ROAD/1835, 1865, 1881 COLLEGE STREET: Conditional use with variances to allow 96 unit loft facility and parking deck, R-3 District. Jim Daws/Don L. Carter, P.E., Appplicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS:

  1. 1095 PIO NONO AVENUE: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow design approval of a c-store with fuel canopy, HC District. Kunj Patel, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones) RATIFIED Commissioner Patel recused himself.
  2. 956 SPRING STREET: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow design approval of exterior modifications of an existing home, HR-3 District. Rusty Poss, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones) RATIFIED
  3. 543 SECOND STREET: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow design approval of façade renovation, CBD-1 District. MMI Capital, LLD., Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Jones)  RATIFIED (Commissioner Patel recused himself from voting on ratification item)

SIGNS:

  1. 3050 OLD BOWMAN ROAD: Conditional use to allow a billboard, PDE District. Jed Renfroe/Bowman Road Self Storage, LLC., Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)

VARIANCES:

  1. 100 BROADLEAF COURT: Variance to allow a privacy fence closer than 10ft to the right-of-way, R-1AAA District. RDG Ventures/Ryan Griffin, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd)
  2. 3769 RIDGE AVENUE: Variance in parking requirements, R-1A District. George S. Greer/Dover Development, Applicant. Approved with staff report conditions. (1st Scott, 2nd Patel)