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File #: ORD. 2021-038    Version: 2 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 1/11/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/15/2021 Final action: 3/22/2021
Title: To authorize the special use of the property known as 2416 Jefferson Avenue for the purpose of a mixed-use building containing outdoor dining and tourist home uses, upon certain terms and conditions.
Patrons: Mayor Stoney (By Request)
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2021-038, 2. Staff Report, 3. Application Form and Applicant's Report, 4. Plans and Survey, 5. Map, 6. Letter of Opposition, 7. Letters of Support, 8. Additional Letters of Support, 9. Additional Letters of Support
Title
To authorize the special use of the property known as 2416 Jefferson Avenue for the purpose of a mixed-use building containing outdoor dining and tourist home uses, upon certain terms and conditions.

Body
WHEREAS, the owner of the property known as 2416 Jefferson Avenue, which is situated in a UB Urban Business District and the Jefferson Avenue Parking Exempt Overlay District (PE4), desires to use such property for the purpose of a mixed-use building containing outdoor dining and tourist home uses, which use, among other things, is not currently allowed by sections 30-433.2(21)(a), concerning outdoor dining within 100 feet of any property in any R district, 30-1220.122, concerning the definition of tourist home, and 30-710.1, concerning parking requirements, of the Code of the City of Richmond (2020), 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 a...

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