AGENDA
PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION
October 23, 2013

After determining that a quorum is present, the Planning and Zoning Commission will convene a Work Session on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 05:40 PM in the City Council Work Session Room at City Hall, 215 E. McKinney Street, Denton, Texas at which time the following items will be considered:

WORK SESSION

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1. Clarification of agenda items listed in the Regular Session agenda for this meeting, and discussion of issues not briefed in the written backup materials.

2. Hold a discussion regarding the Specific Use Permit (S13-0005) requested by the City of Denton to construct a Denton Municipal Electric (DME) electric substation on an approximately 6.21 acre property on the south side of E McKinney Street.  (Mike Bell)

3. Update on the Denton Area Teachers Credit Union (DATCU) Rezoning and Specific Use Permit applications. (Brian Lockley)

REGULAR MEETING

NOTE: The Planning and Zoning Commission reserves the right to adjourn into a Closed Meeting on any item on its Work Session or Regular Session agendas at any time, consistent with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code, as amended, including without limitation, Sections 551.071-551.086 of the Texas Open Meetings Act.

After completing the Work Session, the Planning and Zoning Commission will convene a Regular Meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Denton, Texas which will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 and will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 215 E. McKinney at which time the following items will be considered:

1. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

A. U.S. Flag

B. Texas Flag "Honor the Texas Flag - I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas one state under God, one and indivisible."

2. CONSIDER APPROVAL OF THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION MINUTES FOR:

A. October 9, 2013

3. CONSENT AGENDA: Staff recommends approval of the following items because they meet the requirements of the Denton Development Code. Approval of the Consent Agenda includes staff recommendations for approvals and authorizes staff to proceed. The Planning and Zoning Commission has reviewed the applications and has had an opportunity to raise questions regarding the items prior to consideration:

A. Consider a Final Plat for the North Texas Hospital Addition; being a replat of Lot 1R, Block A, of the North Texas Hospital Addition.  The approximately 7.104 acre property is generally located at the southeast corner of Mayhill Road and Old Mayhill Road, west of the Old MKT Railroad and DCTA rail line. The property is located within a Regional Center Commercial - Downtown (RCC-D) zoning district.  (FR13-0022, Baylor Heart Health, Michele Berry).

4. PUBLIC HEARINGS:

A. Hold a public hearing and consider making a recommendation to City Council regarding a Specific Use Permit (SUP) to allow a "Basic Utility;" a Denton Municipal Electric (DME) electrical substation, on an approximately 6.21 acre property generally located on the south side of E McKinney Street, approximately 1,300 feet east of  Mack Drive and 450 feet west of Springtree Street. The site is located within a Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use (NRMU) and Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use 12 (NRMU-12) zoning district. (S13-0005, DME McKinney Substation, Mike Bell)

B. Hold a public hearing and consider making a recommendation to City Council regarding an initial zoning of Neighborhood Residential 1 (NR-1) on approximately 2.39 acres.  The subject property is generally located on the east side of Bonnie Brae Street, approximately 3,500 feet south of Vintage Boulevard, and approximately 3,500 feet north of Fort Worth Drive (US 377).  (Z13-0007, Shane Murphy - Bonnie Brae, Mike Bell)

A. Hold a public hearing and consider making a recommendation to City Council regarding a Specific Use Permit (SUP) to allow a "Basic Utility;" a Denton Municipal Electric (DME) electrical substation, on an approximately 6.21 acre property generally located on the south side of E McKinney Street, approximately 1,300 feet east of  Mack Drive and 450 feet west of Springtree Street. The site is located within a Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use (NRMU) and Neighborhood Residential Mixed Use 12 (NRMU-12) zoning district. (S13-0005, DME McKinney Substation, Mike Bell)

5. FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS:  Under Section 551.042 of the Texas Open Meetings Act, respond to inquiries from the Planning and Zoning Commission or the public with specific factual information or recitation of policy, or accept a proposal to place the matter on the agenda for an upcoming meeting.

6. ADJOURN


NOTE: THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ADJOURN INTO A CLOSED MEETING AT ANY TIME REGARDING ANY ITEM ON THE AGENDA FOR WHICH IT IS LEGALLY PERMISSIBLE.
NOTE: THE CITY OF DENTON CITY COUNCIL ROOM IS ACCESSIBLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. THE CITY WILL PROVIDE SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED IF REQUESTED AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE SCHEDULED MEETING. PLEASE CALL THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE AT 349-8309 OR USE TELECOMMUNICATIONS DEVICES FOR THE DEAF (TDD) BY CALLING 1-800-RELAY-TX SO THAT A SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER CAN BE SCHEDULED THROUGH THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE.

CERTIFICATE
I certify that the above notice of meeting was posted on the bulletin board at the City Hall of the City of Denton, Texas, on the ________ day of _________, 2013 at _________ o'clock (a.m.) (p.m.)