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 Policy Order Resolution
  O-7
  IN CITY COUNCIL
  October 7, 2013
COUNCILLOR VANBEUZEKOM

WHEREAS:

On April 29, 2013, Councillor Kelley introduced the Craig Kelley Zoning Petition for Stormwater Separation; and

     
WHEREAS:

This proposed amendment Section 5.55: Special Provisions for Rainwater Separation in Residential Buildings was placed on file due to expiration of time limit on September 17, 2013; and 

     
WHEREAS:

This petition was not recommended by the Planning Board - the Planning Board did suggest modest zoning flexibility to facilitate the removal of central storm drains where property owners wish to do so; now therefore be it 

     

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to work with the Community Development Department to incorporate the Planning Board and Community Development Department's suggestions for a new zoning petition. A petition that allows property owners a few feet of height relief by special permit, rather than a variance, in order to facilitate the alteration of a concave roof that collects rainwater into a pitched roof that allows water to run off onto the property; and be it further 
 

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to report back to the City Council on the feasibility of new zoning language for stormwater separation. 

    

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