Planning Commission Meeting

Date: April 10, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM

FERGUSON TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION
MEETING AGENDA
Monday, April 10, 2017
6:00 PM

 

I. CALL TO ORDER

II. CITIZEN INPUT

III. WEST CHERRY LANE MULTI USE BUILDING LAND DEVELOPMENT & LOT CONSOLIDATION PLAN
A lot consolidation plan and land development plan have been submitted for T.P. 24-015-,038-,0000- (12.3 acres), T.P. 24-015-,057-,0000- (.21 acres) and T.P. 24-015-,058-,0000- (.21 acres). Parcels are currently owned by HFL Corporation and contain two single-family homes, Comfort Suites, Sleep Inn, TGI Fridays, Valvoline and offices along Village Drive. A land development plan has been submitted as part of the lot consolidation proposing a 3-story office and apartment building, 4-bay garage, sidewalk, parking area and a new single access driveway off West Cherry Lane. The site is entirely within the General Commercial (C) zoning district.

Staff Recommendation: The Planning Commission review and make initial comments on the proposed Lot Consolidation Plan and Land Development Plan. Engineer and Agency reviews are due April 17, 2017.

IV. DRAFT SOURCEWATER PROTECTION ORDINANCE
Planning & Zoning staff has worked with the Sourcewater Protection Work Group since mid-May of 2016 to develop Overlay District regulations as well as a proposed Overlay Map. Planning & Zoning staff provided an initial draft to the Planning Commission at the January 9, 2017 meeting. The Sourcewater Work Group reconvened on February, 9 and 23, along with March 9to discuss comments and proposed revisions to the draft and overlay map. Planning & Zoning staff provided the revised draft to the Planning Commission on March 13  to give at least 30-days to review the document.

Staff Recommendation: The Planning Commission review and make recommendation on the Draft Sourcewater Protection Ordinance and Overlay Map.

V. DRAFT SIGN AND BILLBOARDS ORDINANCE
Planning & Zoning staff worked the past several months on proposed ordinance language amending the existing Chapter 19 - Signs. At the February 27, 2017 meeting, staff asked the Planning Commission to provide written comments prior to the March 27, 2017 meeting. Items discussed at the March 27th meeting included political signs, Tourist Oriented Directional signage, temporary signs, personal expression signs, the restriction of sign placement in the public right-of-way, improved sign criteria for businesses and overall sign exemptions. Planning & Zoning staff completed revisions as a result of the comments and include them in a new draft. Ferguson Township Planning Commission Agenda April 10, 2017

Staff Recommendation: The Planning Commission review and make recommendation on the revised Draft Sign and Billboard Ordinance.

VI. PLANNING DIRECTOR REPORT 

VII. ACTIVE PLANS UPDATE

VIII. CENTRE REGION PLANNING COMMISSION REPORT

IX. SOURCEWATER PROTECTION WORK GROUP UPDATE

X. ZONING/SALDO STEERING COMMITTEE UPDATE

XI. APPROVAL OF THE REGULAR MEETING MINUTES – MARCH 27, 2017                                 

XII. ADJOURNMENT 

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