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File #: 2021-3521    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Public Hearing
File created: 12/7/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/22/2022 Final action: 2/22/2022
Title: COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): Commission District 03 Super Districts 06 and 07 Application of Deandre' B. Mathis for a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) for a proposed boutique wine shop within the C-1 (Local Commercial) Zoning District and the I-20 Overlay District.
Attachments: 1. Substitute 2022 02.22 Item 2021-3521, 2. SLUP-22-1245323 Jan 2022 BOC Staff Report 1691 Candler Rd.
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Public Hearing: YES ? NO ? Department: Planning & Sustainability

SUBJECT:
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COMMISSION DISTRICT(S): Commission District 03 Super Districts 06 and 07
Application of Deandre' B. Mathis for a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) for a proposed boutique wine shop within the C-1 (Local Commercial) Zoning District and the I-20 Overlay District.
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PETITION NO: SLUP-22-1245323 (2021-3521)
PROPOSED USE: retail wine shop.
LOCATION: 1691 Candler Road, Decatur, Georgia 30032
PARCEL NO. : 15-183-05-015
INFO. CONTACT: Brandon White, Current Planning Manager
PHONE NUMBER: 404-371-4922

PURPOSE:
Application of Deandre' B. Mathis for a Special Land Use Permit (SLUP) for a proposed boutique wine shop within the C-1 (Local Commercial) Zoning District and the I-20 Overlay District.


RECOMMENDATION:
Recommended Action
COMMUNITY COUNCIL: Approval.

PLANNING COMMISSION: Full Cycle Deferral.

PLANNING STAFF: Approval with conditions (Revised 2/22/2022)

STAFF ANALYSIS: The proposed request is to convert the existing office building into a boutique wine shop. As shown on the provided floor plan, the proposed wine shop will consist of several wine tasting rooms and a showroom to sell wine. The proposed wine shop will be located on a nonconforming lot. Minimum lot width and minimum lot size for the C-1 (Local Commercial) Zoning District is 100 feet and 20,000 square feet, respectively. Additionally, the site contains a number of nonconforming development standards or zoning deficiencies (e.g., no designated parking, no transitional buffers, exceeds maximum lot coverage, etc.). The proposed wine shop may be consistent with the retail and other commercial uses along this portion of Candler Road. There are various uses along Candler Road such as medical/doctors' offices, business offices, and retail stores in the vicinity of the subject property. Considering the small commercial lot sizes and nonexistent transition from...

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