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






02/23/2018

Honorable Mayor and Councilors

City Manager

City Attorney

Clerk of Council

Subject: (EXCP-01-18-0136) 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 1230 and 1238 Fort Benning Road, Columbus, Georgia 31903.

Linton Porter has submitted an application for the Special Exception Use cited above. The property is located in a GC (General Commercial) zoning district. The site for the proposed Auto/Truck sales, new and used is 1.2000 acres in size located at 1230 and 1238 Fort Benning Road. 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 GC (General Commercial) zoning district:

Council District: District 3 (Huff)

Thirteen (13) property owners within 300 feet of the property have been notified by mail of the proposed Special Exception Use. The Planning Department has received no comments supporting or opposing this request.

Additional Information:

The Planning Advisory Commission recommended approval at the February 21, 2018 meeting.

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

ZC0102-5