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File #: CPC PUD 19-00054    Version: Name:
Type: Planning Case Status: Passed
File created: 8/29/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 11/12/2019 Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: The Ridge at Sand Creek Development Plan for development of 19.26 acres for 90 lots of single-family residential development located at the southeastern corner of Galley Road and Babcock Road. (Quasi-Judicial) CPC PUZ 19-00053, CPC PUD 19-00054 Presenter: Peter Wysocki, Director Planning and Community Development Morgan Hester, Principal Planner, Planning and Community Development
Attachments: 1. FIGURE 1_Ridge at Sand Creek DP Site Plan.ltr, 2. 7.3.606 PUD Development Plan, 3. 7.5.502.E Development Plan Review
Related files: CPC PUZ 19-00053


Title
The Ridge at Sand Creek Development Plan for development of 19.26 acres for 90 lots of single-family residential development located at the southeastern corner of Galley Road and Babcock Road.

(Quasi-Judicial)

CPC PUZ 19-00053, CPC PUD 19-00054


Presenter:
Peter Wysocki, Director Planning and Community Development
Morgan Hester, Principal Planner, Planning and Community Development

Body
Summary:
Owner: Love in Action
Representative: Thomas & Thomas
Location: Southeast corner of Galley Road and Babcock Road

This project includes concurrent applications for a zone change from PIP-1/AO/SS (Planned Industrial Park/Airport Overlay/Streamside Overlay Zone) to PUD/AO/SS (Planned Unit Development; single-family detached residential, 4.67 dwelling units per acre, 30-foot maximum building height with Airport Overlay and Streamside Overlay) zone district and the associated Ridge at Sand Creek Development Plan for the 19.26-acre site. The proposed project will establish 90 new residential lots along with new public streets, landscape, drainage, approximately 5 acres of open space, and improvements to Sand Creek. The proposed PUD Development Plan illustrates the development for the proposed single-family residential project.

Previous Council Action:
The City recently approved a change of zone for the Patriot Park development, east of Sand Creek. The Patriot Park development, approved in 2004, was planned for office/commercial development; however, beyond the existing development within the park, the site has sat vacant. In 2017, City Council approved a zone change from the office/commercial PUD zoning to allow for a single-family and multi-family residential PUD with a 6-3 vote.

Background:
The subject property is located southeast of Galley Road and Babcock Road and was annexed into the City in December 1963 as part of the Smartt's Addition #9. The site has remained vacant since annexation and has not been prepared for development.

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