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File #: S15-0009a    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Planning Case
File created: 11/6/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/1/2015 Final action:
Title: Hold a public hearing and consider an ordinance regarding a Specific Use Permit to allow a multi-family development on an approximately 16.061 acre property generally located on the south side of East McKinney Street (FM 426), approximately 1,500 feet east of Woodrow Lane. The Planning and Zoning Commission recommends approval of this request (6-0), subject to conditions. Due to written opposition from property owners of at least 20% of the area immediately adjoining and within 200 feet of the subject property, a supermajority vote of all members of the City Council is necessary to approve the request.
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 Staff Analysis, 2. Exhibit 2 Aerial Map, 3. Exhibit 3 Zoning Map, 4. Exhibit 4 Future Land Use Map, 5. Exhibit 5 Applicant Narrative, 6. Exhibit 6 Site Plan, 7. Exhibit 7 Landscape Plan, 8. Exhibit 8 Type A Elevations, 9. Exhibit 9 Type B Elevations, 10. Exhibit 10 Type C Elevations, 11. Exhibit 11 Type D Elevations, 12. Exhibit 12 Type E1 Elevations, 13. Exhibit 13 pe E2 Elevations, 14. Exhibit 14 Type F Elevations, 15. Exhibit 15 Site Photos, 16. Exhibit 16 Notification Map and Responses, 17. Exhibit 17 November 4, 2015, Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting Minutes, 18. Exhibit 18 Draft Ordinance
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AGENDA INFORMATION SHEET

DEPARTMENT: Department of Development Services

ACM: Jon Fortune

DATE: December 1, 2015

SUBJECT
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Hold a public hearing and consider an ordinance regarding a Specific Use Permit to allow a multi-family development on an approximately 16.061 acre property generally located on the south side of East McKinney Street (FM 426), approximately 1,500 feet east of Woodrow Lane. The Planning and Zoning Commission recommends approval of this request (6-0), subject to conditions. Due to written opposition from property owners of at least 20% of the area immediately adjoining and within 200 feet of the subject property, a supermajority vote of all members of the City Council is necessary to approve the request.
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BACKGROUND
The applicant is requesting approval of a Specific Use Permit (SUP) to allow a multi-family development on an approximately 16-acre property within a Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use (NRMU) District. The NRMU District requires an SUP for multifamily unless it is part of a mixed-use development, Master Planned Community (MPC), or part of a Small Area Plan. The proposed development will include 322 multi-family units with supplementary amenities, including a business center, fitness center, swimming pool, two community centers, and an after school program. According to the applicant, the project is proposed in cooperation with the Denton Housing Authority and all units will be subsidized by Low-Income Housing Tax Credits. No market rate apartments will be offered.

In 2008, the subject property and the 10-acre property to the west were rezoned from a Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use 12 (NRMU-12) District to the current NRMU District. This rezoning was in association with an SUP for a 369-unit multi-family development also approved in 2008. Because the development was not constructed within 24 months of its approval, this SUP has expired per Subchapter 35.6.6.A of the Denton Development Code (DD...

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