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Subject: Subject: (EXCP-01-18-0025) Special Exception Use request to allow for a 150-foot telecommunications facility located at 3202 Edgewood Road, Columbus, Georgia 31907.

Robert Poydasheff has submitted an application for the Special Exception Use cited above. The property is located in a RO (Residential Office) zoning district. The site for the proposed telecommunications facility is an operating club/lodge or banquet facility located at 3202 Edgewood Road. The purpose of the Special Exception Use is to allow for the operation of a telecommunications facility located within the RO (Residential Office) zoning district:

Council District: District 5 (Baker)

Fifty-six (56) property owners within 300 feet of the property have been notified by mail of the proposed Special Exception Use. The Planning Department has received nine (9) comments opposing this request.

Overall theme of comments were concerns about decreased property values due to wireless communication tower. Also concerned about evening noise if rezoned for club or lodge or banquet facility

Additional Information:

The Planning Advisory Commission recommended approval at the March 07, 2018 meeting.

The Planning Department recommends that the Council approve the use because the application for a Special Exception Use meets the criteria for approval.

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Rick Jones, AICP
Director, Planning Department

Enclosure/ Attachment

cc: Columbus Area Habitat for Humanity