AN ORDINANCE
NO._________

An ordinance amending the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) for Columbus, Georgia so as to amend certain sections of the Unified Development Ordinance of the Columbus Codes so as to add or change section 3.2.72.K.1(B) and section 3.2.72.O.
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THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY ORDAINS:



Section 1.

Chapter 3 of the Unified Development Ordinance is hereby amended by amending Section 3.2.72.K.1(B) to read as follows:

(B) All towers shall be located at least one-third of its height from any public right-of-way, unless it is a concealed support structure designed for small cell technology.

Section 2.

Chapter 3 of the Unified Development Ordinance is hereby amended by creating section 3.2.72.O to read as follows:

A. Standards






Applicants of complete applications will be notified within 15 business days of receipt of this application. If no such notification is given within 15 business days of the receipt of an application, such application shall be deemed complete.


Within 60 calendar days of the receipt of a completed application, the municipal authority may adopt such application by adoption of a resolution or ordinance or by notification to the telegraph or telephone company. The failure of a municipal authority to adopt an application with 60 calendar days of the receipt of a competed application shall constitute final adoption of such application.


If the telegraph or telephone company modifies its service area or provisioned services identified in the original application it shall notify Columbus Consolidated Government within 20 days prior to the effective date of such change. This notification shall contain a geographic description of the new service area or areas and new services to be provided within the jurisdiction of the affected municipal authority.


B. Definitions


SECTION 3.




All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed.

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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the 23rd day of February, 2016 introduced a second time at a regular meeting of said Council held on the ______ day of ________, 2016, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of ________ members of said Council.

Councilor Allen voting___________.
Councilor Baker voting___________.
Councilor Barnes voting__________.
Councilor Buck voting____________.
Councilor Davis voting___________.
Councilor Henderson voting_______.
Councilor Huff voting__________.
Councilor Pugh voting____________.
Councilor Thomas voting__________.
Councilor Woodson voting_________.

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TINY B. WASHINGTON, CLERK           TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON, MAYOR