An Ordinance amending the Zoning Atlas of the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia; this amendment changes certain boundaries of a district located at
7201, 7221 & Part of 7001 Livingston Drive
(parcel 081-001-020, 081-001-021 & part of 072-003-004A) from
SFR1 (Single Family Residential 1) Zoning District to
GC (General Commercial) with conditions Zoning District.
THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY ORDAINS:
That the Zoning Atlas on file with the Planning Department is hereby amended by changing the aforementioned property from SFR1 (Single Family Residential 1) Zoning District to
GC (General Commercial) with conditions Zoning District:
All of that tract or parcel of land lying in and being part of Land Lot 22, 8
District, Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia being more particularly described as follows: Begin at an iron stake marking the intersection of the southerly line of Whittlesey Boulevard and the westerly line of Livingston Drive; thence South 00 degrees 18 minutes 52 seconds West, along the westerly line of Livingston Drive; 649.96 feet to an iron stake; thence leaving the westerly line of Livingston Drive, North 89 degrees 46 minutes 37 seconds West, 611.93 feet to an iron stake; thence South 33 degrees 56 minutes 25 seconds West, 245.30 feet to an iron stake; thence South 85 degrees 40 minutes 44 seconds West, 172.0 feet to an iron stake; thence North 00 degrees 33 minutes 03 seconds East, 217.67 feet to an iron stake; thence North 00 degrees 36 minutes 30 seconds East, 484.85 feet to an iron stake on the southerly line of Whittlesey boulevard; thence along the southerly line of Whittlesey Boulevard, along the arc of a clockwise curve (said arc having a radius of 697.0 feet and being subtended by a 1.75 foot chord bearing North 78 degrees 08 minutes 18 seconds East), 1.75 feet to an iron stake; thence continue along said street line, North 77 degrees 18 minutes 24 seconds East, 657.82 feet to an iron stake; thence continue along said street line, along the arc of a clockwise curve (said arc having a radius of 706.0 feet and being subtended by a 159.91 foot chord bearing North 83 degrees 48 minutes 34 seconds East), 160.25 feet to an iron stake; thence continue along said street line, South 89 degrees 41 minutes 17 seconds East, 114.28 feet to an iron stake and the POINT OF BEGINNING: containing 13.46 acres.
The above-described property is being rezoned with the following conditions:
1. Buffering shall include a 20-foot landscaped strip to be designed by a registered landscape architect located along the 412 –foot common property line with 7007 Livingston Drive as well as an 8-foot shadow box wooden fence. A 30-foot undisturbed naturally vegetated buffer shall be maintained along the southwest property line with the Georgia Power Easement.
2. The developer shall pay for the installation of signalization at the main entrance of the development along Whittlesey Boulevard.
3. The developer shall install a third lane along the parcels boundary with Whittlesey Boulevard.
4. The developer shall lengthen and improve the westerly bound left turning lane on Whittlesey Boulevard.
5. The following list shall be prohibited uses.
a. Storage Yards for damaged or confiscated automobiles
b. Cemeteries and mausoleums
c. Drive-In Theater
d. Adult entertainment Establishment
e. Flea market
h. Bowling alley
i. Night club or discotheque
j. Second hand store
k. Mobile home park or trailer court (except temporary use for construction trailers)
l. Dumping, disposing, incineration, or reduction of garbage (exclusive or appropriately screened dumpsters to service any building)
m. Any fire sale, bankruptcy sale (unless pursuant to a court order)
n. Central laundry or dry cleaning plant or laundromat
o. Automobile, truck or RV sales, leasing, display or repair
p. Skating rink,
q. Living quarters, sleeping apartments, or lodging rooms
s. Pawn shop
t. Bingo club
u. Auction house
v. Establishment selling pornographic materials
w. Tattoo parlor
x. “Head shop” or business or facility selling, supplying, dispensing or distributing Marijuana or products or by-products derived therefrom, whether by prescription, medical recommendation or otherwise.
6. All development lights shall be directed internally.
Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the 24
day of January, 2017; introduced a second time at a regular meeting of said Council held on the
, 2017 and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of
members of said Council.
Councilor Allen voting _______
Councilor Baker voting _______
Councilor Barnes voting _______
Councilor Davis voting
Councilor Garrett voting _______
Councilor Henderson voting _______
Councilor Huff voting _______
Councilor Pugh voting _______
Councilor Thomas voting _______
Councilor Woodson voting _______
TINY B. WASHINGTON TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON
CLERK OF COUNCIL MAYOR