Regular Public Meeting

Henry County Board of Commissioners

6:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 21, 2006

 

 

I.                     Invocation

II.                   Pledge of Allegiance

III.                  Call to Order

IV.               Announcement:  The following two items -  Rezoning pertaining to Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA, RZ-06-43 and Appeal to a decision to deny a conditional use request by the Zoning Advisory Board have been postponed by the applicant and will be heard at a future meeting.

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA, RZ-06-43, Commissioner Adams, District 4 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 15 )

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located southwest of the intersection of Millers Mill and Springdale Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 30 of the 11th District, consisting of 96.08 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of a single-family conservation residential subdivision. The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL September 28, 2006.  Applicant has requested to be rescheduled to the January 16th BOC Meeting.

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA, AP-06-16, Commissioner Adams, District 4 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director)  Exhibit # 16 )

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA requested a conditional use for property located southwest of the intersection of Millers Mill Road and Springdale Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 30 of the 11th District, consisting of 96.08 +/- acres.  The request was for a single-family conservation residential subdivision.  The request was denied by the Zoning Advisory Board on September 28, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal with the Henry County Planning & Zoning Department on October 18, 2006.  The Zoning Advisory Board DENIED September 9, 2006.  Applicant has requested to be rescheduled to the January 16th BOC Meeting.

V.                 Acceptance of the Agenda

VI.               Proclamation

VII.              Planning and Development

A.     Stacey M. Richardson of Hampton, GA, RZ-06-27, Commissioner Mathis, District 2 (Presenter:  Cheri Hobson-Matthews, Assistant Director)(Exhibit # 8 )

This request was heard by the Henry County Board of Commissioners on September 19, 2006 and denied.  A letter dated September 3, 2006 was submitted to the Planning and Zoning Department on September     6, 2006 to postpone the item.  The Board of Commissioners, unaware of the request to postpone the agenda item, voted to deny the request to rezone the property on September 19, 2006.  At this time, the applicant seeks rescission of the denial.  The postponement of the rezoning request will remain in effect until further notice and will be brought back to the Board of Commissioners at a later date.

Rezonings:

B.     REL Properties of Decatur, GA, RZ-05-22, Commissioner Mathis, District 2 (Presenter:  Cheri Hobson-Matthews, Assistant Director) (Exhibit # 9) This item was tabled at the 10/17/2006 meeting.

REL Properties of Decatur, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to PD (Planned Development) for properties located on the east and west sides of Mill Road, south of Mt. Carmel Road.  The properties are located in Land Lots 143 and 146 of the 6th District, consisting of 179.47 +/- acres.  The request is for a planned development The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL August 10, 2006.

C.    Tussahaw Development, LLC of Suwanee, GA RZ-06-04,  Commissioner Holder, District 1 (Presenter: Jessica Guinn, Planner II)      (Exhibit # 10 )

Tussahaw Development, LLC of Suwanee, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to PD (Planned Development) for property located on the south side of Leguin Mill Road and New Hope Road, and on the north and west side of Peeksville Road.  The property is located in Land Lots 237, 242, 243 and 244 of the 1st  District and Land Lots 242, 243 and 244 of the 8th District, consisting of 612.2 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of a Mixed Use Planned Development.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL September 28, 2006

D.    Adair & Charles Dickerson of Jackson, GA , RZ-06-36, Commissioner Mathis, District 2 (Presenter Jessica Guinn, Planner II) (Exhibit # 11 )

Adair & Charles Dickerson of Jackson, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to OI (Office/Institutional) for property located on the northern side of Jodeco Road, west of Windhaven    Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 43 of the 6th District,             consisting of 1.99 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of an office building.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL on August 10, 2006

E.     Sonus Developments, Inc. of McDonough, GA, RZ-06-42, Commissioner Holman, District 5 (Presenter: Cheri Hobson-Matthews,
 Assistant  Director) (Exhibit # 12 )

Sonus Developments, Inc. of McDonough, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located at 2360 Old Conyers Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 127 of the 11th District, consisting of 207.45 +- acres.  The request is for the development of a single-family residential subdivision.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended APPROVAL September 28, 2006

F.     Mandalay Properties, Inc. of McDonough, GA, RZ-06-37, Commissioner Holman, District 5 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director)
(Exhibit # 13 )

Mandalay Properties, Inc. of McDonough, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located on the east side of Flat Shoals Church Road, north of Old Conyers Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 130 of the 11th District, consisting of 67.56 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of a single-family residential subdivision.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL on August 24, 2006.

Appeal to a decision to deny a variance request by the Zoning Advisony Board (Section 3-7-271)

G.    Mandalay Properties, Inc. of McDonough, GA, AP-06-17, Commissioner Holman, District 5 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director)
(Exhibit # 14 )

Mandalay Properties, Inc. of McDonough, GA requested a variance for property located on the east side of Flat Shoals Church Road, north of Old Conyers Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 130 of the 11th District, consisting of 67.56 +- acres.  The request was to allow for the development of a single-family residential subdivision on a local road.  The request was denied by the Zoning Advisory Board on August 24, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal with the Henry County Planning & Zoning Department on October 19, 2006.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL on August 24, 2006.

 

Rezoning

H.     Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA, RZ-06-43, Commissioner Adams, District 4(Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 15 )

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located southwest of the intersection of Millers Mill and Springdale Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 30 of the 11th District, consisting of 96.08 +/- acres.  The request is for the development of a single-family conservation residential subdivision. The Zoning Advisory Board recommended DENIAL September 28, 2006.  Postponed per applicants request.

Appeal to a decision to deny a conditional use request by the Zoning Advisory Board (Section 3-7-271)

I.        Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA, AP-06-16, Commissioner Adams, District 4 (Presenter:  Ray Givson, Director)  Exhibit # 16 )

Gilmore Partners, LLLP of Stockbridge, GA requesteda conditional use for property located southwest of the intersection of Millers MIll Road land Springdale Drive.  The property is located in Land Lot 30 of the 11th District, consisting of 96.08 +/- acres.  The request was for a single-family conservation residential subdivision.  The request was denied by the Zoning Advisory Board on September 28, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal with the Henry County Planning & Zoning Department on October 18, 2006.  The Zoning Advisory Board DENIED September 9, 2006.  Postponed per applicants request.

VIII.          Approval of Minutes

A.      November 6th, 2006 Regular BOC Meeting

IX.               County Manager Comments

X.                 County Attorney Comments

XI.               Public Comments Citizens are allowed to voice county related concerns,     opinions, etc., that are not listed on the agenda, during this portion of the  meeting.  (Please sign up before the meeting begins with the County  Clerk)

XII.              Upcoming Meetings and events:

1.      Monday, December 4th @ 9:00 a.m. & Tuesday, December 5th @ 9:00 a.m.

2.      Monday, December 18th @ 9:00 a.m. & Tuesday, December 19th  @ 6:30 p.m.

3.      Monday, January 1st No Meeting New Years Day Holiday

4.      Tuesday, January 2nd @ 9:00 a.m.

XIII.            Executive Session

XIV.          Approval of an affidavit and resolution pertaining to executive session

XV.           Adjournment