|June 22, 2017 City Council Regular Meeting (Amended June 20, 2017)|
Motion To Establish the A-1 Zoning District and Create Zoning Use Classifications for Campgrounds and Recreational Vehicle Parks (Petitioner, MPC staff)
The purpose of this amendment is to establish the A-1 (Agriculture) zoning district in the City of Savannah Zoning Ordinance. This change would incorporate a district that collectively allows more agricultural, residential, recreational and some accessory uses within the same district but limits retail and industrial uses. The proposed A-1 district will also incorporate certain uses that are not currently addressed in the City Zoning Ordinance, particularly campgrounds and recreational vehicle parks.
The creation of an A-1 district will allow uses and establish comparable development standards that can serve as an appropriate transitional or mixed-use district for the city and surrounding rural or residential land uses.
The Metropolitan Planning Commission requests the creation of an A-1 (Agriculture) District, including amendments to the following ordinance sections:
The Planning Commission voted to recommend approval of this request at its May 16, 2017 Regular Meeting.
Shane Corbin, Zoning Administrator
Text Amendment 17-002466-ZA A-1 Agriculture Zoning District et al MPC Recommendation.pdf
Text Amendment 17-002466-ZA A-1 Agriculture Zoning District et al Draft Ordinance.pdf