Upcoming Meeting Dates:
Location: Allsopp Park Pavilion (please bring a mask)
Next Meeting: May 16th at 6 p.m.
Upcoming Meeting: May 25th 6 p.m. Zoom Meeting (more info to come)
Proposed Changes Hillcrest Design Overlay District (Sept 2020)
Incorporate Side Yard Setbacks. • Modify HDOD to include minimum combined side yard setback equal to 35% of the
average lot width, with a minimum side yard setback of 10% of lot width per side.
Modify FAR for Reuse of existing structures and Include Height and Width restrictions for Additions..
Create Floor to Area Rao (FAR) for Sites Without existing Structures, or for Sites where existing Structure is Not Reused.
• Modify HDOD to establish FAR for New construction, as 30%, or the size of the immediately preexisting structure, whichever is greater.
Establish Typical Sidewalk Width and locations.
With regard to any non-residential zoned property.
With regard to the existing DOD ordinance § 36-434.14 (A), it appears there is a drawing error that would allow unlimited floor area for houses on lots larger than 10,000 sq. feet, which was never intended. The committee recommends deleting the last sentence in that section to rectify the problem, which currently reads: