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File #: 2019-4715    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Preliminary Item
File created: 11/25/2019 In control: Board of Commissioners - Zoning Meeting
On agenda: 1/28/2020 Final action:
Title: COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): 2 & 6 Application of Chevra Ahavas Yisrael of Atlanta, Inc. to request a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) to allow a Place of Worship (Synagogue) within the R-85 (Residential Medium Lot) District, , in accordance with Chapter 27, Article 4, Table 4.1 Use Table and Section 27-4.2.31 Supplemental Regulations of the DeKalb County Code, at 1171 Houston Mill Road.
Attachments: 1. N8 Chevra Ahavas Yisrael Synagogue SLUP 20 1243621, 2. Letter of Withdrawal from Property Owner-1185 Houston Mills Road

Public Hearing: YES ? NO ? Department: Planning & Sustainability

SUBJECT:
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COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): 2 & 6
Application of Chevra Ahavas Yisrael of Atlanta, Inc. to request a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) to allow a Place of Worship (Synagogue) within the R-85 (Residential Medium Lot) District, , in accordance with Chapter 27, Article 4, Table 4.1 Use Table and Section 27-4.2.31 Supplemental Regulations of the DeKalb County Code, at 1171 Houston Mill Road.
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PETITION NO: N8. SLUP-20-1243621 (2019-4715)
PROPOSED USE: Place of Worship.
LOCATION: 1171 Houston Mill Road.
PARCEL NO. : 18-111-03-040
INFO. CONTACT: Marian Eisenberg
PHONE NUMBER: 404-371-4922

PURPOSE:
Application of Chevra Ahavas Yisrael of Atlanta, Inc. to request a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) to allow a Place of Worship (Synagogue) within the R-85 (Residential Medium Lot) District, , in accordance with Chapter 27, Article 4, Table 4.1 Use Table and Section 27-4.2.31 Supplemental Regulations of the DeKalb County Code. The property is located on the east side of Houston Mill Road, approximately 467 feet south of LaVista Road, at 1185 Houston Mill Road, Atlanta, Georgia. The property has approximately 283 feet of frontage along Houston Mill Road and contains 3.24 acres.


RECOMMENDATION:
Recommended Action
COMMUNITY COUNCIL: Denial.

PLANNING COMMISSION: Withdrawal without Prejudice.

PLANNING STAFF: Withdrawal without Prejudice.

STAFF ANALYSIS: The proposal under consideration is to convert the existing single-family detached home into a place of worship (synagogue). Based on the submitted materials, the applicant is proposing to modify and renovate the existing single-family detached home and add a 120-seat sanctuary building to the rear of the structure. Vehicular access would be provided from Houston Mill Road and approximately 32 parking space are proposed at the front of the structure. Refuse would be disposed i...

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