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File #: ORD. 2020-264    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 11/9/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/1/2021 Final action: 2/8/2021
Title: To authorize the special use of the property known as 111 Spring Street for the purpose of a parking deck, upon certain terms and conditions.
Patrons: Mayor Stoney (By Request)
Attachments: 1. Staff Report, 2. Ord. No. 2020-264, 3. Application Form & Applicant's Report, 4. Plans & Survey, 5. Map, 6. Public Comment Letters, 7. Ord. No. 2020-264
Title
To authorize the special use of the property known as 111 Spring Street for the purpose of a parking deck, upon certain terms and conditions.
Body
WHEREAS, the owner of the property known as 111 Spring Street, which is situated in a RO-3 Residential-Office District and an M-1 Light Industrial District, desires to use such property for the purpose of a parking deck, which use, among other things, is not currently allowed by sections 30-428.1(6)(a), concerning permitted principal uses, 30-428.6(2)(a), concerning side and rear yards, 30-630.1(a), concerning required yards on lots having more than one street frontage, 30-630.3, concerning front yards adjacent to R and RO districts, and 30-730.2(2), concerning bicycle parking requirements, 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 (2020), 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 recomme...

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