ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING BOARD

 

QUARTERLY PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Monday, February 27, 2012

7:00 P.M.

Department of Social Services

Hillsborough Commons

113 Mayo Street

Hillsborough, North Carolina

 

NOTE: Information is

 Available in the Planning

 Department or the

 Clerk’s Office

 

 

 

 

NOTICE TO PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED HEARING: Audio amplification equipment is available on request.  If you need this assistance, please call the County Clerk’s Office at (919) 245-2130.

 

A.   OPENING REMARKS FROM THE CHAIR

B.   PUBLIC CHARGE

The Board of Commissioners pledges to the citizens of Orange County its respect.  The Board asks its citizens to conduct themselves in a respectful, courteous manner, both with the Board and with fellow citizens.  At any time should any member of the Board or any citizen fail to observe this public charge, the Chair will ask the offending member to leave the meeting until that individual regains personal control.   Should decorum fail to be restored, the Chair will recess the meeting until such time that a genuine commitment to this public charge is observed.  All electronic devices such as cell phones, pagers, and computers should please be turned off or set to silent/vibrate.

C.   PUBLIC HEARING ITEMS

 

  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to add a conditional zoning district (REDA-CZ-1) that would be applicable to the geographic area addressed in the NC Highway 57/Speedway Area Small Area Plan and other necessary amendments to implement recommendations made in the small area plan.

 

  1. Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map and Zoning Atlas Amendments – To review government-initiated amendments to the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map and to the Zoning Atlas to change the land use classification of approximately 493.5 acres in the vicinity of the Interstate 85/US Highway 70 interchange (in the vicinity of the Eno Economic Development District near the eastern county line) and to change the zoning district of approximately 351.5 acres of property in the same area

 

3.    Zoning Atlas Amendments - To review a government-initiated amendments to the Zoning Atlas to rezone approximately 232 acres from Agricultural Residential (AR) and Rural Residential (R-1) to Office-Institutional (O-I).  The properties are located south of Interstate 85/40, west of West Ten Road, north of Bowman Road, and east of Ben Wilson Road.

  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to amend regulations pertaining to Telecommunication Facilities.
  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to add a new Section 6.20 that will pertain to public sewer connection requirements.
  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to revise the Table of Permitted Uses for EDB-1 (Section 5.2) to make the district more retail-oriented and to revise Section 5.1.4 to reduce the list of Conditional Use District exclusions within the land use classifications targeted for non-residential development.

 

  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to revise several Sections pertaining to stormwater.  These amendments are required by the State of North Carolina to meet the Falls Lake and Jordan Lake New Development Rules.

 

  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to revise Section 6.12.5 to incorporate recent modifications to State law concerning placement of political signs within the right-of-way of the State highway system.

 

  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of the UDO to revise Section 2.24 to incorporate recently passed State legislation that modified the statute of limitations for the appeal of local government decisions.

 

The following item is not reviewed by the Planning Board.  It is heard at public hearing only by the Board of County Commissioners:

  1. Telecommunication Plan Map - To review government-initiated amendments to modify the adopted Master Telecommunications Plan Map (MTP) by adding 4 additional sites.

 

D.   ADJOURNMENT OF PUBLIC HEARING