Rezone, Special Use & Variance Requests

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The following items will be heard at the December 6, 2022, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Rezone #P22-0155; Deferred Tax, LLC; B-1 PUD (General Business District - Plan Unit Development) and B-2 (Highway Business District) to B-1 (General Business District) and B-2 (Highway Business District); ± 33.657 acres; 3651 Mars Hill Road Suite 1400; Vacant.

Rezone #P22-0231; Epps Bridge Parkway; B2 (Highway Business District) to OIP (Office Industrial Professional District); ± 8.78 acres; 1050 Barber Creek Dr.; Vacant.

Variance #P22-0239; Markus Crepaz; Special Exception for a driveway; ± 0.7 acres; 1171 Founders Lake Drive; Residential.


The following items will be heard at the December 12, 2022, Planning Commission Meeting and January 3, 2023, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Rezone #P22-0252; Lenru Development, LLC; R2 MPD (Two Family Residential District) to OBP (Office-Business Park District); ± 3.33 acres; 3651 Mars Hill Road; Vacant.

Rezone #P22-0253; Eschol D. Graham Leasing, LLC; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #6797; ± 2.6 acres; 8801 Macon Highway; Office Warehouse.

Special Use #P22-0254; Eschol D. Graham Leasing, LLC; Special Use Approval for Self-Storage in B2 zoning; ± 2.6 acres; 8801 Macon Highway; Office Warehouse.

Rezone #P22-0257; Eschol D. Graham Leasing, LLC; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #4706; ± 2.18 acres; Old Macon Highway; Vacant.

Special Use #P22-0256; Eschol D. Graham Leasing, LLC; Special Use Approval for Self-Storage in B2 zoning; ± 2.18 acres; Old Macon Highway; Vacant.

Rezone #P22-0259; FSA Development GA 7, LLC; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #4433; ± 5.47 acres; 44 Faith Drive; Vacant.

Special Use #P22-0258; FSA Development GA 7, LLC; Special Use Approval for Self-Storage; ± 5.47 acres; 44 Faith Drive; Vacant.

Special Use #P22-0260; ACMIN, LLC; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #7034; ± 114 acres; 4080 Barnett Shoals Road; Vacant.


The following items will be heard at the January 3, 2023, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Variance #P22-0255; Eschol D. Graham Leasing, LLC; Special Exception for a reduction in required landscape buffer between adjacent uses; ± 2.6 acres; 8801 Macon Highway; Office Warehouse.