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File #: CPC PUZ 19-00087    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Mayor's Office
File created: 12/5/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/11/2020 Final action: 2/11/2020
Title: Ordinance No. 20-12 amending the zoning map of the City of Colorado Springs relating to 0.44 acres located at 532 West Colorado Avenue on the northeast corner of West Colorado Avenue and South Chestnut Street from C-6 (General Business) to PUD (Planned Unit Development: multi-family residential, maximum density of 114 dwelling units per acre [not to exceed 50 units] and 60-foot maximum building height) (QUASI-JUDICIAL) Related File: CPC PUD 19-00088 Presenter: Peter Wysocki, Director, Planning and Community Development Matthew Fitzsimmons, Planner II, Urban Planning Division
Attachments: 1. ZC_ORD_532WColoradoAve, 2. Exhibit A_legal description, 3. Exhibit B_site plan, 4. 532 W. Colorado Ave_Staff_CC.1.28.pdf, 5. CPC Report_532 W. Colorado Ave_PUZ PUD - final, 6. Figure 1 - Project Statement, 7. Figure 2 - Zoning Map, 8. Figure 3 - Stakeholder letters, 9. Figure 4 - Zone Change, 10. Figure 5 - Development Plan, 11. Figure 6 - Traffic Study, 12. Figure 7 - Plan COS, 13. 7.3.603 Establishment & Development of a PUD Zone, 14. 7.5.603.B Findings - ZC, 15. CPC_Minutes_532WColoradoApts_draft, 16. Signed Ordinance 20-12.pdf
Related files: CPC PUD 19-00088

Title
Ordinance No. 20-12 amending the zoning map of the City of Colorado Springs relating to 0.44 acres located at 532 West Colorado Avenue on the northeast corner of West Colorado Avenue and South Chestnut Street from C-6 (General Business) to PUD (Planned Unit Development: multi-family residential, maximum density of 114 dwelling units per acre [not to exceed 50 units] and 60-foot maximum building height)

(QUASI-JUDICIAL)

Related File: CPC PUD 19-00088

Presenter:
Peter Wysocki, Director, Planning and Community Development
Matthew Fitzsimmons, Planner II, Urban Planning Division

Body
Summary:
Owner: Desirable Holdings, LLC
Consultant: Land Patterns, Inc.
Location: 532 West Colorado, located at the northeast corner of West Colorado Avenue and South Chestnut Street.

The applications under consideration are a zone change from C-6 (General Business) to PUD (Planned Unit Development: multi-family residential, maximum density of 114 dwelling units per acre [not to exceed 50 units] and 60-foot maximum building height) and a PUD Development Plan illustrating a 50 unit multi-family structure.

Background:
A relatively brief summary of the project's history, details, code standards, and criteria is provided within this memo; a more detailed description can be found within the City Planning Commission Staff Report.

The project includes concurrent applications for a PUD zone change and a PUD development plan; a waiver of replat is being reviewed administratively. The property is located in an area that is undergoing some redevelopment and where a demand for residential uses currently exists. A multi-family residential development with similar density, height and design was successfully completed in 2017 by the same developers approximately 900 feet away at 22 North Spruce Street. That development changed the zone to a PUD for the same reasons as this application. Staff finds that the proposed zone change meets the PUD criteria as set forth in City Code...

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