CITY PLAN COMMISSION HEARING

A G E N D A

 

DATE:              December 6, 2012

TIME:               1:30 p.m.

PLACE:            City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor,

City Hall Building,

2 Civic Center Plaza,

El Paso, Texas

 

I.          CALL TO THE PUBLIC – PUBLIC COMMENT

 

This time is reserved for members of the public who would like to address the City Plan Commission on any items that are not on the City Plan Commission Agenda and that are within the jurisdiction of the City Plan Commission.  No action shall be taken.

 

A sign-up form is available outside the City Council Chambers for those who wish to sign up on the day of the meeting.  Requests to speak must be received by 1:30 p.m. on the date of the meeting.  A total time of five minutes may be allowed for each speaker.  The Public Comment portion shall not exceed thirty (30) minutes, unless otherwise approved by the City Plan Commission.

 

II.         CONSENT AGENDA

 

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:

 

All matters listed under the CONSENT AGENDA, including those on the Addition to the Agenda, will be considered by City Plan Commission to be routine, or have met all standards for development under state law (plats only not requiring a public hearing), and will be enacted by one motion unless separate discussion is requested by City Plan Commission or staff and the item is removed from the Consent Agenda.  Members of the audience who wish to ask questions or speak regarding items on the Consent Agenda must sign up on the day of the meeting, and such requests to speak must be received by 1:30 p.m. on the date of the meeting.  When the vote has been taken, if an item has not been called out for separate discussion, the item has been approved.  The City Plan Commission may, however, reconsider any item at any time during the meeting.

 

III.        REGULAR AGENDA - DISCUSSION AND ACTION:

 

PUBLIC HEARING  Rezoning Application:

 

1.             PZRZ12-00032:             A 451.3581 acre parcel of land situated within the corporate limits of the City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas as Tract 1A, Section 19, a portion of Tract 1, Section 20, a portion of Tract 1, Section 29 and a portion of Tract 1, Section 30, Block 80, Township 1, Texas & Pacific Railway Company Surveys.

Location:                      South of Patriot Freeway and North of Dyer Street; West-Southwest of El Paso Natural Gas Pipeline R.O.W; East-Northeast of Greenbelt Levee.

Zoning:                         R-F (Ranch and Farm)

Request:                       From R-F (Ranch and Farm) to SCZ (SmartCode Zone)

Existing Use:                Vacant

Proposed Use:              Mixed Use Development – New Community, Traditional Neighborhood Development

Property Owner:            City of El Paso

Representative:             EPWU-PSB / URS Corporation

District:                         4

Staff Contact:               Harrison Plourde, (915) 541-4114, plourdeht@elpasotexas.gov

 

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PUBLIC HEARING  Special Permit Applications:

 

2.                   PZST12-00018:             A portion of Lots 30 through 32, Block 117, East El Paso Addition, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas

Location:                      1216 Copia Street

Zoning:                         C-2 (Commercial)

Request:                       Infill Development/request reduced rear setback/parking reduction

Existing Use:                Vacant

Proposed Use:              Motor vehicle repair, minor (Tire Repair)

Property Owners:          Victor M. Olivas and Estela Herrera

Representative:             Jose Uresti

District:                         8

Staff Contact:               Andrew Salloum, (915) 541-4633, salloumam@elpasotexas.gov

 

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3.             PZST12-00020:             Lot 5, Block 12, Revised Map of Sahara Subdivision, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas

Location:                      5616 Bagdad Avenue

Zoning:                         R-4 (Residential)

Request:                       Infill Development/request reduced lot area and lot width

Existing Use:                Vacant

Proposed Use:              Duplex

Property Owners:          Jose L, Jr., and Margarita Gutierrez

Representatives:           Jose L, Jr., and Margarita Gutierrez

District:                         4

Staff Contact:               Andrew Salloum, (915) 541-4633, salloumam@elpasotexas.gov

 

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Subdivision Applications:

 

SUBDIVISION MAP APPROVAL:

 

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC AND APPLICANTS:

The staff report for an agenda item may include conditions, exceptions, or modifications. The Commission’s motion to approve an item in accordance with the staff report or with all staff comments means that any modifications, waivers, exceptions requested by the applicant and recommended for approval by staff and any staff recommended conditions, have been approved, without necessitating that the Commission restate the modifications, exceptions, waivers, or conditions as part of the motion to approve and that any findings required to be made by the Commission, have been made.  If the Commission does not wish to approve an exception or modification, or require a condition, then the Commission’s motion will state which have not been approved, otherwise, the staff report, with all modifications, exceptions and conditions, is approved and the applicant shall comply with all provisions of the staff report.

 

Major Combination:

 

4.             SUSU12-00096:             El Cruzero Subdivision – A portion of Tract 6A, Section 33, Block 79, Township 2, Texas and Pacific Railway Company Surveys, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas

Location:                      North of Montana Avenue and east of Joe Battle Boulevard

Property Owner:            AP El Paso, LLC

Representative:             Conde, Inc.

District:                         5

Staff Contact:               Nathaniel Baker, (915) 541-4192, bakernt@elpasotexas.gov

 

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PUBLIC HEARING  Resubdivision Combination:

 

5.             SUSU12-00104:             Stevens Addition Replat “A” – Lots 1 through 40, and the T-alley, Block B closed by Ordinance No. 5179, Dated 12-6-1973, Lots 30 through 42, Block C, Stevens Addition and a portion of Block 28 and 48, Mills Map Addition, Franklin Street, and a portion of Santa Fe Street, Durango Street, Missouri Street, and Franklin Avenue, City of El Paso, El Paso County, Texas

Location:                      West of Santa Fe Street and South of I-10

Property Owner:            City of El Paso

Representative:             Conde, Inc.

District:                         8

Staff Contact:               Justin Bass, (915) 541-4930, bassjd@elpasotexas.gov

 

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6.             SUSU12-00106:             Meadow West Replat B - A portion of Lot 10, Block 1 Meadow West Subdivision, El Paso County, Texas

Location:                      West of Westside Road and North of Borderland Road

Property Owner:            Cecilia E. & Edgardo Ortiz

Representative:             Dorado Engineering

District:                         ETJ

Staff Contact:               George Pinal, (915) 541-4152, pinalg@elpasotexas.gov

 

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Other Business:

 

7.             Discussion and action on an Ordinance amending the 2025 Proposed Thoroughfare System, as incorporated into Plan El Paso, to delete a portion of Durango Street from Missouri Avenue to Franklin Avenue currently designated as a minor arterial, to downgrade a portion of Durango Street from Franklin Avenue to San Antonio Avenue from a minor arterial to a collector arterial, to downgrade a portion of Santa Fe street from Yandell Drive to San Antonio Avenue from a major arterial to a minor arterial, to add Franklin Avenue as a collector arterial from Interstate Highway 10 to Durango Street, and to delete a portion of Missouri Avenue from Coldwell Street to Santa Fe street currently designated as a minor arterial and collector arterial.

Staff Contact:               Kevin Smith, (915) 599-8201, smithkw@elpasotexas.gov

 

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8.             Planning Report:

N/A

 

9.             Legal Report:

N/A

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

The City Plan Commission may retire into Executive Session pursuant to Section 3.5A of the El Paso City Charter and the Texas Government Code, Section 551.071-551.076 to discuss any item on this agenda.

 

NOTE TO THE PROPERTY OWNER:

 

CITY PLAN COMMISSION POLICY REQUIRES THAT THE APPLICANT OR REPRESENTATIVE BE PRESENT AT THE PUBLIC HEARING FOR THEIR ITEM(S).  PLEASE DIRECT ANY QUESTIONS TO THE CITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT, PLANNING DIVISION, (915), 541-4056.

 

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:

 

Sign Language interpreters are provided for regular City Plan Commission meetings.  Copies of this Agenda will be provided in Braille, large print, or audiotape upon requests made a minimum of 48 hours prior to the meeting.

 

Hearing Assistance Devices are available upon request.

 

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