Here's a recap of the Nov. 13 Planning Commission Meeting.
Agenda Item 7 — Special Use Permit for a Proposed Beer/Wine/Cooler Off-Sale Establishment— A request for a Special Use Permit for a proposed 4,490 square-foot establishment at the southwest corner of Fremont Street and Eastern Avenue. APPROVED.
Agenda Item 11 — Rezoning— A developer is requesting to rezone an area from residential planned development to medium density residential on 4.87 acres at 4445 Diamond Head Drive for elderly housing. APPROVED; it will be on the Dec. 19 City Council agenda.
Agenda Item 15 — Site Development Plan — For possible action on a Site Development Plan Review for a proposed 64-unit multi-family residential development on 6.73 acres at the southwest corner of Harris Avenue and Wardelle Street. APPROVED.
Agenda Item 23 — Rezoning— The city is requesting to rezone properties within a portion of the Las Vegas Medical District area that was chosen to first implement the Form-Based Code as a pilot within the district. This is an implementation action of the Vision 2045 Downtown Las Vegas Master Plan, which sought to update the development standards for downtown by adopting a form-based code for each of the 12 downtown districts. This is the first area of the Downtown Overlay set to be regulated by updated zoning standards, which will foster the development of a regional hub for medical services, medical education and a “complete neighborhood” for the residents of the neighborhood. APPROVED; it will be on the Dec. 19 City Council agenda.
Agenda Items 24 & 25 — Variance and Petition — The applicant is requesting a Variance to allow an alley to terminate in a stub street without a cul-de-sac. The applicant is also requesting a Petition to Vacate a 20-foot by 111-foot portion of a public alleyway near Charleston Boulevard and 14th Street. APPROVED; it will be on the Dec. 19 City Council agenda.
Agenda Item 27 — Site Development Plan Review with Multiple Waivers — For possible action on a Site Development Plan Review with multiple waiver requests for a proposed 35,220 square-foot shopping center at the southwest corner of Charleston Boulevard and Arville Street. DENIED; it will be on the Dec. 19 City Council agenda.
Agenda Items 28-30 — Special Use Permit for Multi-Family Residential with Liquor Off-Sale Establishment — The applicant is proposing to develop a vacant 25.55-acre site with a 344-unit multifamily residential complex and a 132,664 square-foot commercial development containing multiple uses at the northeast corner of Oakey Boulevard and Atlantic Street, with commercial frontage along Fremont Street. ABEYED until Dec. 11.
Agenda Item 31 — Special Use Permit Amendement for Restaurant with Drive Through — This is a request for a Site Development Plan Review for a proposed restaurant with drive through use at 1141 South Las Vegas Boulevard. A Waiver of the Interim Downtown Las Vegas setback standards is requested to allow a zero percent alignment along the south property line where 70 percent is required. ABEYED until Dec. 11.
Agenda Item 32 — Site Development Plan Review for Dutch Bros Coffee — The applicant has proposed a coffee shop with drive through use on a property located on the south side of Sahara Avenue, approximately 243 feet east of Rye Street. APPROVED.