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File #: ORD. 2020-207    Version: 2 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 6/9/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 11/9/2020 Final action: 11/9/2020
Title: To authorize the special use of the property known as 1513 Rear Grove Avenue for the purpose of a single-family detached dwelling, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended)
Patrons: Mayor Stoney (By Request)
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2020-207 - Amended 20201012, 2. Staff Report, 3. Application Form and Applicant's Report, 4. Plans, 5. Survey, 6. Map, 7. Letter of No Opposition_FDA, 8. 20201012 Amendment of Ord. No. 2020-207
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To authorize the special use of the property known as 1513 Rear Grove Avenue for the purpose of a single-family detached dwelling, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended)

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WHEREAS, the owner of the property known as 1513 Rear Grove Avenue, which is situated in a R-6 Single-Family Attached Residential District, desires to use such property for the purpose of a single-family detached dwelling, which use, among other things, is not currently allowed by sections 30-412.4, concerning lot area and width; density; unit width, 30-412.5, concerning yards, 30-412.6, concerning lot coverage, and 30-610.1, concerning public street frontage and access easements, of the Code of the City of Richmond (2015), as amended; and
WHEREAS, in accordance with section 17.11 of the Charter of the City of Richmond (2019), as amended, it has been made to appear that, if granted subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this ordinance, the special use granted by this ordinance will not be detrimental to the

safety, health, morals and general welfare of the community involved, will not tend to create congestion in streets, roads, alleys and other public ways and places in the area involved, will not create hazards from fire, panic or other dangers, will not tend to overcrowding of land and cause an undue concentration of population, will not adversely affect or interfere with public or private schools, parks, playgrounds, water supplies, sewage disposal, transportation or other public requirements, conveniences and improvements, and will not interfere with adequate light and air; and
WHEREAS, (i) the City Planning Commission has conducted a public hearing to investigate the circumstances and conditions upon which the Council is empowered to authorize such use, (ii) the City Planning Commission has reported to the Council the results of such public hearing and investigation and its recommendations with respect thereto, and (iii) the Council has c...

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