CARSON CITY PLANNING COMMISSION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015, AT 1:00 p.m.
COMMUNITY CENTER, SIERRA ROOM, 851 EAST WILLIAM STREET
CARSON CITY, NEVADA
You are hereby notified that the items listed below will be considered with action taken by the Carson City Planning Commission beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, in the Sierra Room of the Community Center, 851 East William Street, Carson City, Nevada.
MPA-15-153 For Possible Action: To adopt a resolution recommending to the Board of Supervisors approval of a Master Plan Amendment application from City of Carson City (property owner: Carson City) to change the land use designation from Mixed-Use Employment (MUE) to Parks & Recreation (P&R), on property located east of the I-580 freeway, south of N. Lompa Lane, APN 010-041-74. (Kathe Green)
Summary: Carson City obtained this property to connect multi-use paths between Highway 50 East and Fifth Street. The property is intended to be used for the path.
MPA-15-154 For Possible Action: To adopt a resolution recommending to the Board of Supervisors approval of a Master Plan Amendment application from City of Carson City (property owner: Carson City) to change the land use designation from Medium Density Residential (MDR) and Low Density Residential (LDR) to Open Space (OS), on property located at 501 & 502 S. Ormsby Blvd., APNs 003-151-25 and 009-014-05. (Kathe Green)
Summary: The Carson City Open Space Program purchased the subject property for open space. The proposed designation would identify the property appropriately on the Master Plan Land Use Map.
ZMA-15-155 For Possible Action: For Possible Action: To recommend to the Board of Supervisors approval of a Zoning Map Amendment to change the zoning of property located at 501 & 502 S. Ormsby Blvd. and E. Fifth Street, APNs 003-151-25 and 009-014-05 and 010-041-74, from Single Family 6,000 (SF6), Single Family 2 Acre (SF2A) and Agriculture (A) to Public Community (PC). (Kathe Green)
Summary: The Carson City Open Space Program purchased the subject property for open space. The proposed designation would identify the property appropriately on the Zoning Map.
AB-15-152 For Possible Action: To make a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors regarding an application from Bethlehem Lutheran School (property owner: Bethlehem Lutheran Church) for an Abandonment of approximately 8,570 square feet of public right-of-way at the terminus of Ivy Street, adjacent to APN 001-111-33. (Susan Dorr Pansky)
Summary: The applicant is proposing the abandonment of a portion of Ivy Street that is surrounded by property owned by the Bethlehem Lutheran School. A portion of the proposed area to be abandoned is already occupied by the school and is used as a turf field. The Planning Commission makes a recommendation on all Abandonment requests and the Board of Supervisors will make the final decision regarding the request.
MISC: For Possible Action: To make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors regarding the annual Master Plan report. (Lee Plemel)
Summary: State law (NRS 278.190) requires the Planning Commission to annually make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors regarding the implementation of the Master Plan. Staff will provide the Planning Commission with information regarding past, current and future Master Plan implementation actions for the Commission’s consideration.
MISC: Presentation and discussion only regarding a report on Low Impact Development (LID) in the Carson River Watershed and potential future development code amendments to allow LID practices to be used in Carson City to address storm water management. (Brenda Hunt, Carson Water Subconservancy District)
Summary: Low Impact Development practices are being promoted as a means to enhance water quality by reducing stormwater runoff and non-point source pollution. Carson City continues to work with the Carson Water Subconservancy District to implement LID practices into the Carson City Development Standards. The Carson City Public Works Department plans to come back to the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors with applicable code amendments regarding LID practices.
This notice will be posted at the following locations
before 5:00 pm on Tuesday, November 10, 2015
City Hall, 201 North Carson Street
Carson City Library, 900 North Roop Street
Community Center-Sierra Room, 851 East William Street
Community Development Department, 108 E. Proctor Street
Dept. of Public Works, Corporate Yard Facility, 3505 Butti Way
This notice is also available on the Carson City Website at www.carson.org