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P&Z Agenda

March 1, 2016
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AGENDA - REVISED

The City of Cambridge Planning & Zoning Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday March 1, 2016, at 6:00 pm at Council Chambers, 305 Gay St., Cambridge, Maryland. These are the following items scheduled:

Approve or amend agenda as presented

Approval of Minutes

February 2, 2016

 

Consent Agenda:

NA

Unfinished Business:

NA

Discussion Items:

Proposed Text Amendments:

1. Section 4.4.5 Development Standards does not have a section for Form Based Code Standards for the Civic sub district. Potentially change the Downtown General Standards to include the Civic sub district.

2. Add new land use to the UDC to accommodate the new internet cottage industry of Air B&B.

3. Modifications to the minimum standards of the UDC with respect to minimum frontage, yard, open and usable space, zone transition setback or other minimum requirements imposed by this ordinance for the zone or zones applicable to the land. The relaxing of these minimum standards would not include the maximum density or maximum height.

4. Currently the UDC language regarding fences applies only to residential zone districts.

5. Providing clarification between free standing signs and multi-tenant signs, reorganizing language and removing repetitive review criteria.

 

Regular Business:

Text Amendments:

1. PZ TA #25 To allow a Studio for Art, Music, Dance and Similar within the NC-1, NC-2, NC-3, and NC-4 Zone Districts as a Special Exception with Conditions within the text portion of the UDC Section 4.2.3 as indicated in the Permitted Land Use Table #1. Refine the use intensity limitations.

2. PZ TA #26 Firstly, to retain no on-site parking requirements within the Core sub district of Downtown/Waterfront Development District. Secondly, allow for no on-site parking requirements within the other subdistricts provided the applicant can demonstrate that there will be no negative impacts to the neighborhood and on street parking is permitted.

 

* Please note the Agenda is subject to change, the final agenda will be approved by the Commission at the Hearing.