DISCLAIMER

PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE


08-0402R


RESOLUTION TO APPROVE AN AMENDMENT TO A SPECIAL USE PERMIT TO MAKE IMPROVEMENTS TO AT HOME LIVING, A RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITY LOCATED AT 1010 BRAINERD AVENUE (CHRIS PRILEY).

CITY PROPOSAL:

     The city council finds the following:

     (a)  Chris Priley of 4214 Enterprise Circle, has submitted to the city council, a request to amend a special use permit approved by the city council on 11/13/2001 (Resolution 01-0793), to make improvements to At Home Living, a residential care facility, located at 1010 Brainerd Avenue, property legally described as follows:

           Lots 17, 19 and 21, Block 2, Superior View Addition;

     (b)  The amendment consists primarily of building a two-story addition, deck, porch and vehicular turn-around area adjoining the existing driveway;

     (c)  Said permit application was duly referred to the city planning commission for a study, report and public hearing held during the regular meeting on Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at which time it was tabled, and after applicant submitted plan revisions, was considered during the planning commission’s regular meeting of June 10, 2008, and subsequently reported a recommendation of conditional approval per revised plans submitted on June 3, 2008, to city planning office, to the city council;

     (d)  The applicant’s compliance with conditions set out in this permitting resolution will adequately protect the comprehensive plan and conserve and protect property values in the neighborhood and comply with City Code Section 50-32 (reference Planning Commission File No. 07136).

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that a special use permit amendment is hereby granted to Chris Priley, to build a two-story addition, deck, porch and vehicular turn-around area adjoining existing driveway at At Home Living, a residential care facility, located at 1010 Brainerd Avenue; and

     (a)  That the project be limited to, developed, and maintained according to plans entitled, “Chris Priley Project, Duluth, MN, drawn by Deborah Lea Krebs, 6-01-08, and received in Duluth city planning office June 3,2008, and identified as Public Document No. ____________________;

     (b)  That the project secure necessary building, grading and any other appropriate permits from the city.


PC/PLNG


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution grants to Chris Priley an amendment to a special use permit approved by the city council on 11/13/2001 (Resolution 01-0793), to make improvements to At Home Living, a residential care facility, located at 1010 Brainerd Avenue. The improvements will primarily consist of a two-story addition, deck, porch and vehicular turn-around area adjoining the existing driveway at the Facility.


The planning commission unanimously approved the special use permit amendment at their regular meeting, held Tuesday, June 10, 2008. The commissioners based their recommendation for the special use permit amendment on the finding that the proposed project would not result in a random pattern of development causing negative fiscal or environmental impacts.


There will be no change in the tax base as a result of the approval of this amendment.


Petition received: April 30, 2008

Petition certified: April 30, 2008

Action date for special use permit: August 28, 2008