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PUBLIC HEARING
SOUTH BURLINGTON CITY COUNCIL
Warning – Public Hearing
February 11, 2020

PLEASE take notice that the South Burlington City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February, 11, 2020, at 7:30 PM in the City Hall Conference Room, 575 Dorset Street, South Burlington, Vermont to consider extending the Interim Bylaws for a three (3)-month period. The purpose of the Interim Bylaws would continue to be to prohibit certain development including new principal buildings or planned unit developments while the City undertakes and completes certain analyses and studies, reviews the results of those studies and determines if any amendments to the Land Development Regulations are appropriate to implement the City’s goals and objectives and to regulate land development in conformance with the Comprehensive Plan.

If extended, the Interim Bylaws will continue to affect all lands in the Districts and/or Sub-Districts established and listed in Article 3.01(A)(1)-(4) of the South Burlington Land Development Regulations except:
A. To the extent those Districts underly the Transit Overlay District, as depicted on the Official Zoning Map and the Overlay Districts maps, and including those lands not underlying the Transit Overlay District which are located immediately northerly of Interstate 89 in the Residential 1, Residential 7 and Residential 12 Districts,
B. The Airport and Airport Industrial Districts,
C. The lands in the Mixed Industrial & Commercial District that are located generally northerly of the Airport District and accessed by Berard Drive, Airport Parkway and Lime Kiln Road,
D. The lands in the Mixed Industrial & Commercial District that are within the Ethan Allen Farms Industrial Park, which for the purposes of the Interim Bylaws includes the lands accessed by Shamrock Road, Lime Rock Road, Ethan Allen Drive, and Commerce Avenue and which are westerly of the easterly leg of Commerce Avenue,
E. The lands in the Residential 4 District that are accessed by Lime Kiln Road,
F. The lands in the Industrial & Open Space District that are within the Meadowland Business Park located on the easterly side of Hinesburg Road and immediately southerly of Interstate 89,
G. Lands in the Southeast Quadrant-Natural Resource Protection Sub-District comprised of approximately 67 acres located on the southerly side of Cheesefactory Road and on the westerly side of Vermont Route 116, and comprised of approximately 194 acres located southerly of Van Sicklen Road on the easterly side of Vermont Route 116, and
H. Lands comprised of approximately 132 acres, portions of which are in the Southeast Quadrant-Natural Resource Protection Sub-District, and portions of which are in the Southeast Quadrant-Neighborhood Residential Sub-District, located on the westerly side of Vermont Route 116 and on the northerly side of Cheesefactory Road.

The following is the list of sections headings in the Interim Bylaws proposed for extension:
I. Purpose
II. Lands to which the Interim Bylaws Apply
III. Definitions
IV. Limitations on Land Development
V. Review of Applications
VI. Enactment and Duration, Effect on Existing Law, Separability


PROPOSED AMENDMENTS to the SOUTH BURLINGTON
LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS
Public Hearing
Monday, March 16, 2020 at 7:30 pm


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the South Burlington City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 16, 2020 at 7:30 PM in the City Hall Conference Room, 575 Dorset Street, South Burlington, Vermont to consider amendments to the South Burlington Land Development Regulations. The amendments affect all parts of the City as described below.

The purpose of the hearing is to consider the following:
A. LDR-19-13A: Modify existing Inclusionary Zoning requirements and extend applicability to include all lands that underline the Transit Overlay District, all lands within the City Center Form Based Code District, and all lands in the vicinity of Hinesburg Road and Old Farm Road that are north of I-89 and are outside the Transit Overlay District.
B. LDR-19-13B: Modify Affordable Housing Density Bonus standards as follows: (1) reduce applicable area to only those areas not subject to proposed Inclusionary Zoning standards [LDR-19-13A], and; (2) adjust requirements for income eligibility and continued affordability for all remaining parts of the City.

Specific Sections to be Amended

2.02 Specific Definitions
15.02 Authority and Required Review [Subdivision & Planned Unit Development]
17.03 Certificates of Occupancy
18.01 Inclusionary Zoning
18.02 Affordable Housing Density Bonus

Copies of the proposed amendments are available for inspection at the Department of Planning & Zoning, City Hall, 2nd Floor, 575 Dorset Street, South Burlington, between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, except holidays, and on the City’s website at www.sbvt.gov.

Helen Riehle, City Council Chair
February 13, 2020


Copies of the Interim Bylaws proposed for extension are available for inspection at the Department of Planning and Zoning, City Hall, 2nd floor, 575 Dorset Street, South Burlington, between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday through Friday except holidays, and on the City website at www.southburlingtonvt.gov