WHEREAS, Linda Larson has submitted to the city council a request for a special use permit for a home beauty salon for property located at 5101 Crosley Avenue and described as: Lots 1055, 1056, 1057, 1058 and 1059, Crosley Park Addition; and said permit application was duly referred to the city planning commission for a study, report, and public hearing, and the city planning commission has subsequently reported its approval to the city council; and

        WHEREAS, the approval was made because of the city planning commission's findings that appropriate safeguards will exist to protect the comprehensive plan and to conserve and to protect property values in the neighborhood if conditions are observed.

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that a special use permit is hereby granted to Linda Larson to operate a home beauty salon at 5101 Crosley Avenue, on the following conditions that:
        (a)     The operation be limited to and maintained in perpetual compliance with Section 51-35(r) and in accordance with the plans as identified as Public Document No. ________;
        (b)     The necessary inspections are received; and
        (c)     The term of the permit run for ten years, at which time renewal may be considered.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution grants a special use permit to Linda Larson for a one chair home beauty salon at 5101 Crosley Avenue.

The planning commission unanimously approved this resolution at its October 24, 2001, meeting. The staff offered and the commission recommended approval based in part on the following findings:
        (a)     Will the proposed special use result in a random pattern of development with little contiguity to existing or programmed development? No, the primary use of the property as a residence will continue. Any additional traffic will be no different from that of a residence with guests.
        (b)     Will the requested use cause anticipated negative fiscal or environmental impacts upon the community? No, the primary use of the property as a residence will continue. There will be no fiscal or environmental impacts.
        (c)     Will conditions and safeguards protect the comprehensive plan and conserve and protect property and property values in the neighborhood? Yes, the permittee must maintain compliance with the terms of this permit and the requirements of the city code.
        (d)     What appropriate conditions and safeguards, including performance bonds and a specified period of time for the permit, are necessary?

Based on prior permits of this nature, only one additional condition is suggested, that being a term of ten years for the permit, at which time renewal may be considered. No other conditions or safeguards have been identified as of this writing.


The planning commission requires that compliance with the ordinance governing the application, Section 50-32, show the following facts, features, or events:
        (a)     The application was filed on September 25, 2001.
        (b)     A public hearing was held before the planning commission on October 24, 2001.
        (c)     Notice of the public hearing was published on October 5, 12 and 19, 2001, and mailed to property owners within 350 feet of the subject site on October 12, 2001.
        (d)     A ten year period was placed on the permit at which time renewal may be requested.

Date Filed: September 25,2001

Action Deadline: January 22, 2002