Regular Public Meeting

Henry County Board of Commissioners

6:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 19, 2006

 

 

I.                     Invocation

II.                   Pledge of Allegiance

III.                  Call to Order

IV.               Announcement:  The following rezoning will not be heard.  This item has been removed per staff’s request.

Crown Manor, LLC of Atlanta, RZ-06-60, Commissioner Holman, District 5, (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 22) 

Crown Manor, LLC of Atlanta, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to R-2 (Single-Family Residence) for property located on the north side of Kellytown Road, east of Owen Drive.  The property is located in Land Lots 54 and 75 of the 11th District, consisting of 126.63+/- acres.  The request is for the development of a single-family residential subdivision. 

V.                 Acceptance of the Agenda

VI.               Planning and Development

A.      ORDINANCES:

1.       ORD-06-03

Notice is hereby given as required by Chapter 66 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated (the “Zoning Procedure Law”) and Sections 3-6-23 and 3-7-314 of Henry County, Georgia, Zoning Ordinance that the Henry County Zoning Advisory Board will conduct a hearing for the purpose of receiving comments and making a recommendation on a proposed ordinance for the establishment of a Bruton Smith Parkway Design District in Henry County as it is a major connection between the cities of McDonough and Hampton, while also serving as a primary route between Interstate 75 and the Atlanta Motor Speedway.  The ordinance will seek to ensure that developments occur in a unified and aesthetically pleasing manner; to provide for codification; to provide for severability; to repeal conflicting ordinances; to provide an      effective date; and for other purposes. (Presenter:  Stacey Jordan, Executive Assistant to the Board of Commissioners for Planning & Economic Development.  The Zoning Advisory Board recommended approval on August 24, 2006. (Exhibit # 15)

2.      ORD-06-06

An ordinance to establish a Historic Preservation Board; to provide for an appeals procedure; to provide for codification; to repeal conflicting ordinances; and for other purposes (Presenter:  Stacey Jordan, Executive Assistant to the Board of Commissioners for Planning & Economic Development) (Exhibit # 16)  

                  CONSENT ORDER

B.     Jeff Grant of Stockbridge, GA, RZ-05-50, Commissioner Adams, District 4 (Presenter: Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit #17 )

Jeff Grant of Stockbridge, GA requests a rezoning from RA (Residential-Agricultural) to R-2 Single-family Residential) for property located at the intersection of Hemphill and Moseley Roads.  The property is located in Land Lots 61, 62, 67 & 68 of the 11th District, consisting of 273.03+/- acres.  The request is to develop a single-family conservation residential subdivision.  The Board of Commissioners Denied the request on August 15, 2006.

APPEAL TO A DECISION TO DENY A CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST BY THE ZONING ADVISORY BOARD (SECTION 3-7-271)

C.    April Wilkerson of Stockbridge, GA., AP-06-24, Commissioner Holman, District 5 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 18)

April Wilkerson of Stockbridge, GA requested a conditional use for property located on the northeast side of Fairview Road, southeast of Church Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 189 of the 12th District, consisting of 2.346+/- acres.  The request was for a personal care home.  The request was denied by the Henry County Zoning Advisory Board on November 9, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal with the Henry County Planning and Zoning Department on November 14, 2006. 

                 APPEAL TO A DECISION TO DENY A VARIANCE REQUEST BY THE  ZONING ADVISORY BOARD (SECTION 3-7-271)

D.    April Wilkerson of Stockbridge, GA., AP-06-25, Commissioner Holman, District 5 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 19)

April Wilkerson of Stockbridge, GA requested a variance for property located on the northeast side of Fairview Road, southeast of Church Road.  The property is located in Land Lot 189 of the 12th District, consisting of 2.346+/- acres.  The request was for a reduction to setbacks and minimum lot size for a personal care home.  The request was denied by the Henry County Zoning Advisory Board on November 9, 2006.  The applicant filed an appeal with the Henry County Planning and Zoning Department on November 14, 2006.

E.     Tussahaw Development, LLC of Suwanee, GA, RZ-06-04, Commissioner Holder, District 1 (Presenter:  Cheri Hobson-Matthews,                       Assistant Director) (Exhibit # 20)

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 Plan Development.

F.     Adair & Charles Dickerson of Jackson, GA, RZ-06-36, Commissioner Mathis, District 2 (Presenter:  Ray Gibson, Director) (Exhibit # 21 )

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 the 6th District, consisting of 1.99+/- acres.  The request is for the development of an office building.

VII.              Approval of Minutes

A.     December 4th & December 5th, 2006 Regular BOC Meeting

VIII.            County Manager Comments

IX.               County Attorney Comments

X.                 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)

XI.               Upcoming Meetings and events:

1. Monday, January 1, 2007, Holiday-No Meeting, Tuesday, January 2, 2007, 9:00 a.m.

2. Monday, January 15, 2007, Holiday – No Meeting, Tuesday, January 16, 2007, 6:30 p.m.

XII.              Executive Session

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

XIV.          Adjournment