File #: ORD. 2024-049    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 10/4/2023 In control: City Council
On agenda: 4/22/2024 Final action:
Title: To authorize the special use of the properties known as 1 Rear North Auburn Avenue and 3145 Rear Floyd Avenue for the purpose of a surface parking lot, garages, and electric vehicle charging stations, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended) (1st District)
Patrons: Mayor Stoney (By Request)
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2024-049 - Amended 20240408, 2. 20240408 Amendment of Ord. No. 2024-049, 3. MDA Letter of No Opposition, 4. Public Comment, 5. Neighbor Petition, 6. Public Comment to Council, 7. Staff Presentation
Title
To authorize the special use of the properties known as 1 Rear North Auburn Avenue and 3145 Rear Floyd Avenue for the purpose of a surface parking lot, garages, and electric vehicle charging stations, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended) (1st District)

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WHEREAS, the owner of the properties known as 1 Rear North Auburn Avenue and 3145 Rear Floyd Avenue, which are situated in a R-6 Single-Family Residential District, desires to use such properties for the purpose of a surface parking lot, garages, and electric vehicle charging stations, which use, among other things, is not currently allowed by sections 30-412.1, concerning permitted principal uses, and 30-610.3, concerning alley frontage for accessory buildings, structures, or uses, 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 and inv...

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