The Columbus Consolidated Government
Planning Department
Post Office Box 1340 Columbus, Georgia 31902-1340
Telephone (706) 653-4116
Fax (706) 653-4120
Website: www.columbusga.org/planning






07/16/2018

Honorable Mayor and Councilors

City Manager

City Attorney

Clerk of Council

Subject: (EXCP-05-18-0955) Special Exception Use request to allow for Auto/Truck sales, new and used in excess of one-half (0.5) acre but less than two (2) acres located at 2900 4th Avenue, Columbus, Georgia.


Dennis Deal has submitted an application for the Special Exception Use cited above. The property is located in a LMI (Light Manufacturing / Industrial) zoning district. The site for the proposed Auto/Truck sales, new and used in excess of one-half (.5) acre but less than two (2) acres located at 2900 4th Avenue. The purpose of the Special Exception Use is to allow for the operation of a Auto/Truck sales, new and used in excess of one-half (.5) acre but less than two (2) acres located within the LMI (Light Manufacturing / Industrial) zoning district:

Council District: District 8 (Garrett)

Forty-Six (46) property owners within 300 feet of the property have been notified by mail of the proposed Special Exception Use. The Planning Department has received two (2) comments opposing this request.

Additional Information: The Planning Advisory Commission recommended Denial at the June 20, 2018 meeting. PAC members voted 5-2 opposing the special exception.

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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Respectfully,


Rick Jones, AICP
Director, Planning Department

Enclosure/ Attachment


cc: Columbus Area Habitat for Humanity

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