NOTICE OF MEETING OF THE
CARSON CITY PLANNING COMMISSION
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2013, AT 5:00 P.M.
COMMUNITY CENTER, SIERRA ROOM, 851 EAST WILLIAM STREET
CARSON CITY, NEVADA
Items scheduled at a specific time cannot be heard earlier than at the scheduled time per the Nevada Open Meeting Law Requirements. A dinner recess may be taken. If a dinner recess is taken, any unfinished business will be heard after the meeting is resumed.
A. Roll Call, Determination of a Quorum and Pledge of Allegiance
B. Public Comments
Members of the public who wish to address the Commission may approach the podium at this time to speak on matters relevant to or within the authority of the Planning Commission. Comments are limited to three minutes per person or topic. If your item requires extended discussion, please request the Chairman to calendar the matter for a future Planning Commission agenda. In order for members of the public to participate in the Commission’s consideration of a public hearing item on this agenda, the Commission strongly encourages members of the public to comment on the agenda item when the particular item is being discussed by the Commission. No action may be taken on a matter raised under this public comment portion of the agenda until the matter itself has been specifically included on an agenda as an item upon which action may be taken.
C. For Possible Action: Approval of the Minutes
D. Modification of Agenda
Items on the agenda may be taken out of order; the public body may combine two or more agenda items for consideration; and the public body may remove an item from the agenda or delay discussion relating to an item on the agenda at any time.
Any member of the Commission may wish to explain any contact with an applicant or the public regarding an item on the agenda or business of the Commission.
F. Consent Agenda
All matters listed under the consent agenda are considered routine and may be acted upon by the Planning Commission with one action and without an extensive hearing. Any member of the Commission or any citizen may request that an item be taken from the consent agenda, discussed and acted upon separately during this meeting. The Chairman or Vice Chairman retains discretion in deciding whether or not an item will be removed from the consent agenda.
G. Public Hearing Matters
The following item is scheduled for a public hearing. The Chairman will read the Agenda listing into the public record. Staff will present a summary of the staff report and recommendations, including any updated information that was received after the date when staff reports were distributed. The Commission will follow with questions of staff. Then the Chairman will open the hearing to public testimony. Normally, the applicant and/or their representative are permitted to speak first, followed by Commission questions. This will be followed by the Chairman requesting comments from the public at large. If you wish to speak on a particular item, please limit your comments to three (3) minutes and be as brief and concise as possible so that all who wish to speak may do so. Do not repeat the position of others who express the same views as you. The Chairman has the right to establish time limits for comments and to allow for rebuttal. In order to be part of the administrative record regarding an appeal of an item, you must present your comments at the podium or have previously sent correspondence to the Planning Division or spoken to staff regarding an item on this agenda.
G-1 SUP-12-019* For Possible Action: To consider a one-year review of a Special Use Permit request from Silver State Charter School (property owner: Silver State Charter School) for a previously approved freestanding sign to evaluate sign animation, on property zoned Limited Industrial (LI), located at 788 Fairview Drive, APN 009-511-31. (Kathe Green)
Summary: This sign was approved by the Planning Commission on April 25, 2012, with a condition that the Planning Commission review the sign for animation and brightness one year from approval. The sign has not been built, yet. Therefore, a recommendation will be made to review the sign again in one year.
G-2 SUP-13-025* For Possible Action: To consider a Special Use Permit request from AT&T Wireless (property owner: Capital Vending Co., Inc.) for the placement of a new telecommunication tower with a height of 65 feet, on property zoned General Industrial (GI), located at 4949 Highway 50 East, APN 008-371-05. (Kathe Green)
Summary: Wireless communication towers exceeding the permitted building height of the zoning district in which they are located require approval of a Special Use permit. The permitted building height in the GI zoning district is 45 feet, and the proposed tower is 65 feet.
* Agenda items with an asterisk (*) indicate that final action will be taken unless appealed or otherwise announced. The Planning Commission’s “ACTION” may include either approval, approval with conditions, denial, continuance, or tabling of an item
Appeal of a Planning Commission Item: An appeal must be submitted to the Planning Division within 10 days for the Planning Commissions’ action. For information regarding an appeal of a Planning Commission decision, please contact the Planning Director at 775-887-2180, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or via fax at 775-887-2278.
H. Staff Reports (non-action items)
H-1 - Director's report to the Planning Commission. (Lee Plemel)
- Future agenda items.
- Commissioner reports/comments
I. Public Comments
Members of the public who wish to address the Commission may approach the podium at this time to speak on any matter not specifically included on the agenda as an action item. Comments are limited to three minutes per person or topic. No action may be taken on a matter raised under this public comment portion of the agenda until the matter itself has been specifically included on an agenda as an item upon which action may be taken.
J. For Possible Action: For adjournment
For further information
If you would like more information about the agenda item listed above, please contact the staff member listed at the end of the particular item you are interested in at 775-887-2180. The Planning Commission is pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who wish to attend the meeting and need assistance. If special arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Planning Division in writing at 108 E. Proctor St., Carson City, Nevada 89701, or call 775-887-2180, as soon as possible. All written comments that the public wishes to give to the Planning Commission must be submitted to the Planning Division by 4:00 p.m. on the day prior to the Commissions meeting.
This agenda has been posted at the following locations before 5:00 PM on April 17, 2013.
City Hall, 201 North Carson Street
Carson City Library, 900 North Roop Street
Community Center-Sierra Room, 851 East William Street
Planning Division/ Building Division/Permit Center, 108 E. Proctor Street
Dept. of Public Works, Corporate Yard Facility, 3505 Butti Way
This agenda is also available on the Carson City Website at www.carson.org/agendas