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File #: 2020-1171    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Preliminary Item
File created: 9/24/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners - Zoning Meeting
On agenda: 1/28/2021 Final action:
Title: COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): 4 & 6 Application of Lennar Corporation c/o Battle Law P.C. to rezone properties from R-85 (Single-Family Residential) District to RSM (Small Lot Residential Mix) District to construct urban detached townhomes at a density of 4.38 units per acre, at 4549 Erskine Road and 1247 Oakmont Drive.
Attachments: 1. Z 20 1244238 Recommended Conditions, 2. Lennar Corporation Z 20 1244238 staff report

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

SUBJECT:
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COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): 4 & 6
Application of Lennar Corporation c/o Battle Law P.C. to rezone properties from R-85 (Single-Family Residential) District to RSM (Small Lot Residential Mix) District to construct urban detached townhomes at a density of 4.38 units per acre, at 4549 Erskine Road and 1247 Oakmont Drive.
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PETITION NO: D5. Z-20-1244238 2020-1171
PROPOSED USE: Urban Detached Townhomes.

LOCATION: 4549 Erskine Road and 1247 Oakmont Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021.
PARCEL NO. : 18-121-02-001, 18-121-12-007

INFO. CONTACT: John Reid, Sr. Planner
PHONE NUMBER: 404-371-2155

PURPOSE:
Application of Lennar Corporation c/o Battle Law P.C. to rezone properties from R-85 (Single-Family Residential) District to RSM (Small Lot Residential Mix) District to construct up to 63 urban single-family homes at a density of 5.2 units per acre. The property is located on the south side of Erskine Road, the west side of Oakmont Drive, and the northeastern terminus of Oakmont Drive, approximately 430 feet west of Rays Road at 4549 Erskine Road and 1247 Oakmont Drive in Clarkston, Georgia. The property has approximately 288 feet of frontage along Erskine Road and 250 feet of frontage along Oakmont Drive and contains 12.11 acres.


RECOMMENDATION:
Recommended Action
COMMUNITY COUNCIL: (12/15/2020) Deferral. (10/20/2020) Full cycle deferral.

PLANNING COMMISSION: (1/7/2021) Denial. (11/5/2020) Full Cycle Deferral.

PLANNING STAFF: Denial.

STAFF ANALYSIS: At the November 19, 2020 Board of Commissioners meeting, the applicant's plans proposed urban single-family homes with buildings located (within three feet of each other on small 25-foot wide lots which were not compatible with the traditional, suburban, single-family, detached homes in the surrounding R-85 zoned subdivisions which contain homes located at least ten feet awa...

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