The Columbus Consolidated Government
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STAFF REPORT

REZN-03-15-0609 7042 Moon Road (GC)

Applicant:Woodruff Brokerage Company
Owner:J.R.Kinnett INC.
Location7042 Moon Road
Acreage:1.8430 Acre
Current Zoning Classification:RO (Residential Office)
Proposed Zoning Classification:GC (General Commercial)
Current Use of Property:CVS Drugstore
Proposed Use of Property:CVS Drugstore
Council District:District 6 (Allen)
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.
Fort Benning's Rcommendation:N/A
DRI Rcommendation:N/A
General Land Use:Consistent
Planning Area A
Land Use Designation:
Mixed Use
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 – GC (General Commercial)
South – RO (Residential Office)
East – RO (Residential Office)
West – SFR1 (Single Family Residential 1)
Reasonableness of RequestThe request is compatible with existing land-uses.
School ImpactN/A
Buffer RequirementsThe site shall include a Category C buffer along all property lines bordered by the SFR1 zoning districts. The 3 options under Category C are:
1) 20 feet with a certain amount of canopy trees, under story trees, and shrubs / ornamental grasses per 100 linear feet.
2) 10 feet with a certain amount of shrubs / ornamental grasses per 100 linear feet and a wood fence or masonry wall.
3) 30 feet undisturbed natural buffer.
Attitude of Property Owners:Seven (7) 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:N/A.
Attachments:Future Land Use.pdfLand Use and Zoning Map.pdfLocation and Zoning Map.pdf