Clerk of Council
Subject: (REZN-08-15-1669) Request to amend the text of the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) in regards to The Definition of Cultural Facility and permitted uses table 3.1.1.
The definition of Cultural Facilities does not include Botanical Gardens. This updated definition under code section 13.1.1 will include Botanical Gardens and the adjusted zoning districts in table 3.1.1 to allow for its placement within RO and LMI (Light Manufacturing & Industrial).
1. Explanation of Revisions: Changes the Zoning Districts to include allowed uses within RO & LMI zoning districts.
New - Means: a public, private, or not for profit facility that provides for the display, performance, or enjoyment of heritage, history, arts, or nature. This use includes but is not limited to: museums, arts performances venues, cultural centers, interpretive sites, libraries, museums, or botanical gardens, but does not include commercially-operated theaters.
The Planning Advisory Commission (PAC) considered this text amendment at their meeting on August 19, 2015. The PAC recommended Approval. The Planning Department recommends Approval.
Rick Jones, AICP
Director, Planning Department