Planning & Zoning Commission

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    PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION

    The Planning and Zoning Commission is an advisory board to City Council that reviews text for proposed amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance; hears proposals to zone or change the zoning of property regulated under the UDO and then makes recommendations to City Council for final action; performs studies and surveys of the present conditions and probable future development of the City and its environs; formulates and recommends to the City Council the adoption or amendment of a comprehensive plan and other plans; reviews the terms of the UDO from time to time, as it deems appropriate, review applicants of planned unit development designation and preliminary plans; review and decide on approval of all proposed preliminary plats for major subdivision; and performs such additional powers and duties as may be set forth elsewhere in the UDO and in other laws and regulations.

    The Commission consists of 7 members, 5 City residents appointed by City Council and 2 residents of the extra-territorial area of the City and appointed by Buncombe County Commissioners. The length of term of office is three years.

    Chair Jeremy Goldstein - jgold@gmproperty.com

    Meeting Schedule - 2016


    Upcoming Agenda(s)

    September 7, 2016 

    Meeting will begin at 5 p.m. - Meeting packet is available here.

    ADMINISTRATIVE

    1. Approval of minutes from the August 3, 2016 meeting

    WORDING AMENDMENT

    1. A wording text amendment to Article X of the Unified Development Ordinance for the purpose of adding a general development and performance standard regulating structures in the navigable airspace of the Asheville Regional Airport.  Planner coordinating review – Shannon Tuch

    LEVEL II

    1. A Level II review for the construction of a seven-story hotel with 100 rooms.  The project is located on 0.77 acres known as 31 College Place and PINs 9649-71-3955 with a portion of 9649.71-1811 included.  The owner is 31 College Place, LLC and the project contact is Mark Cathey.  Planner coordinating review –Jessica Bernstein.  Variance to design and operational standards related to lot coverage on a Key Pedestrian Street as required in 7-8-18(f)(13)(c).
    2. A Level II review for the construction of six commercial retail buildings totaling 45,076 square feet on 7.52 acres known as 291 and 293 Long Shoals Road and PIN 9644-48-1140. The owner of the property is RDA Holdings 291 Long Shoals Road and the project contact is Alex Rodriguez.  Planner coordinating review –Shannon Tuch

    CONDITIONAL ZONING

    1. A review of a request for conditional zoning from RS-8 (Residential Single Family, High Density to RS8-CZ (Residential Single Family High Density Conditional zone) to re-establish a place of worship at the property known as 25 Forsythe Street and PIN 9649-24-3580.  The property owner is Greater Works Church of God and the project contact is Ron Gates.  Planner coordinating review –Jessica Bernstein.

    NEXT MEETING

    1. The next meeting will be October 5, 2016 at 5 p.m.

     

    Meeting Minutes & Audio Files

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     Meeting Date        

    Meeting  Minutes         

     Audio Recording

    September 7, 2016    Audio Recording
    August 3, 2016    
    July 21, 2016     Audio Recording
    July 6, 2015  Meeting canceled.  
    June 1, 2016     Audio Recording
    May 4, 2016  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
    April 21, 2016   Minutes  Audio Recording
    April 6, 2016   Minutes  Audio Recording
    March 2, 2016   Minutes  Audio Recording
    February 3, 2016  Minutes  Audio Recording
    January 6, 2016   Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1

     Audio Recording Part 2
    December 2, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording
    November 19, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1

     Audio Recording Part 2

     Audio Recording Part 3
    November 4, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     October 7, 2015  Meeting canceled.  
    September 2, 2015 Minutes  Audio Recording
    August 5, 2015

    Minutes Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     July 16, 2015  Minutes  
     July 1, 2015  Meeting canceled.  
     June 18, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     June 3, 2015  Minutes  
     May 21, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording
     May 6, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     April 16, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording
     April 1, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording
     March 19, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording
     March 4, 2015  Minutes  
     February 4, 2015  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     January 7, 2015   Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     December 3, 2014  Minutes  Audio Recording
     November 20, 2014  Minutes  Audio Recording
     November 5, 2014  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
     October 16, 2014  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
         Audio Recording Part 3
     October 1, 2014 Meeting canceled.  
     September 3, 2014  Minutes Audio Recording
     August 21, 2014  Minutes Audio Recording 
     August 6, 2014  Minutes Audio Recording Part 1
        Audio Recording Part 2 
     July 2 & July 17, 2014  Meetings canceled.  
     June 4, 2014   Audio Recording
     May 15, 2014  Minutes

     Audio Recording Part 1

         Audio Recording Part 2
      May 7, 2014   Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
         Audio Recording Part 2
         Audio Recording Part 3
     April 2, 2014  Minutes  Audio Recording Part 1
        Audio Recording Part 2
     March 5, 2014    
     February 5, 2014  Minutes Audio Recording
     January 16, 2014  Minutes Audio Recording Part 1
        Audio Recording Part 2

     

     


    If you have need of archived documents for the Planning & Zoning Commission, please contact Patti McFarland at 828-259-5627 or email.

     

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