The Columbus Consolidated Government
Planning Department
Post Office Box 1340 Columbus, Georgia 31902-1340
Telephone (706) 653-4116
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Applicant:Ernie Smallman
Owner:Fuller Holdings LLC.
Location1301 6th Avenue
Acreage:0.99 Acre
Current Zoning Classification:LMI (Light Manufacturing Industrial)
Proposed Zoning Classification:GC (General Commercial)
Current Use of Property:Developed-Vacant Automotive
Proposed Use of Property:Retail
Council District:District 7 (Woodson)
Planning Advisory Commission's Recommendation:Approval based on the staff report and compatibility with existing land uses.
Planning Departments Recommendation:Approval based on compatibility with existing land uses and character of the surrounding area.
Fort Benning's Recommendation:N/A
DRI Recommendation:N/A
General Land Use:Consistent
Planning Area D
Land Use Designation: General Commercial
Environmental Impacts:The property does not lie within the floodway and floodplain area. The developer will need an approved drainage plan prior to issuance of a Site Development permit, if a permit is required.
City Services:Properties are served by all city services.
Traffic Impact:This rezoning request does not anticipate generating a negative impact on the transportation network.
Surrounding Zoning:North – LMI (Light Manufacturing and Industrial)
South – GC (General Commercial)
East – GC (General Commercial)
West – UPT (Uptown)
Reasonableness of RequestThe request is compatible with existing land-uses.
School ImpactN/A
Buffer RequirementsN/A
Attitude of Property Owners:Eighteen (18) property owners within 300 feet of the subject properties were notified of the rezoning request. The Planning Department received zero comments opposing this case.
Additional Information:This area falls within the 5th and 6th Avenue Redevelopment zone.
Attachments: Land Use and Zoning Map.pdf
Future Land Use Map.pdf