The Columbus Consolidated Government
Planning Department
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STAFF REPORT

REZN-8-14-1836

Applicant:Don Bowles
Owner:Rusty Love
Location5301 Morris Avenue
Acreage:0.33
Current Zoning Classification:SFR2 (Single Family Residential 2)
Proposed Zoning Classification:SFR4 (Single Family Residential 4)
Current Use of Property:Single family residential
Proposed Use of Property:Same
Council District:8 (McDaniel)
Planning Advisory Commission's Recommendation:Approval based on the fact that the request is consistent with the future land-use map of the 2028 Comprehensive Plan and compatible with existing land uses.
Planning Departments Recommendation:Approval based on the fact that the request is consistent with the future land-use map of the 2028 Comprehensive Plan and compatible with existing land uses.
Fort Benning's Rcommendation:N/A
DRI Rcommendation:N/A
General Land Use:Consistent
Planning Area F
Land-Use Designation:
Single Family Residential
Environmental Impacts:The property does not lie within a 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:The property is served by all city services.
Traffic Impact:This rezoning request does not anticipate generating a negative impact on the transportation network.

This site shall meet the Codes and regulations of the Columbus Consolidated Government for residential usage.
Surrounding Zoning:North – SFR2 (Single Family Residential 2)
South – SFR2 (Single Family Residential 2)
East – SFR2 (Single Family Residential 2)
West – SFR2 (Single Family Residential 2)
Reasonableness of RequestThe proposed use is compatible with existing land-uses.
School ImpactNo school impact.
Buffer RequirementsNo buffer requirements.
Attitude of Property Owners:Thirty-six (36) property owners within 300 feet of the subject properties were notified of the rezoning request. The Planning Department received comments supporting the rezoning request.
Additional Information:N/A
Attachments:Aerial Land Use Map
Future Land-Use Map
Site Plan
Land Use Map.pdfFLU Map.pdfSite Plan.pdf