AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING ORDINANCE AND ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF OPELIKA

0
296
The composition of the gavel, statuette of goddess of justice Themis - with scales of justice, legal codes, stamps and pen. Law concept

ORDINANCE NO. 018-18
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING ORDINANCE AND ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF OPELIKA
BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council (the “Council”) of the City of Opelika, Alabama (the “City”) as follows:
Section 1. FINDINGS. The Council has determined and hereby finds and declares that the following facts are true and correct:
(a) 280 Land Company, LLC heretofore submitted to the City a development plan for a planned unit development (“PUD”) entitled Hidden Lakes Subdivision South PUD on approximately 205.84 acres.
(b) The proposed development is located in a R-3 District (low-density residential district) and is located on the southside of Sportsplex Drive and north of West Point Parkway.
(c) The property described in Section 3 below will be developed as a unified, mixed residential and commercial development consisting of 351 single-family lots, 42 townhouse lots/units, a commercial support component and a chapel/event center.
(d) The amenities for the development will include two (2) recreational lakes, walking trails, managed recreational areas and open spaces.
(e) The Planning Commission heretofore conducted a public hearing on the proposed development and referred to the City Council its recommendation to approve the proposed development.
(f) It is advisable and in the interest of the City and the public interest that the property described in Section 3 below should be developed as a unified mixed residential and commercial development.
Section 2. APPROVAL OF THE DEVELOPMENT PLAN. The Development Plan as submitted for review is hereby approved and affirmed as required by Section 8.18N of the Zoning Ordinance of the City.
Section 3. DESIGNATION OF A PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT. The official Zoning Map is hereby amended and the zoning classification for the following parcel of land shall be changed from a R-3 district (low-density district) to a Planned Unit Development (PUD) on the official zoning map of the City.
A tract or parcel of land containing 205.84 acres located partly in Section 4, Township 19 North, Range 27 East and partly in Section 33, Township 20 North, Range 27 East, Lee County, Alabama, and being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the southwest corner of said Section 33; thence N87°53’57”E 294.89 feet to the point of beginning; thence N88°22’05”E 1919.36 feet; thence N22°53’11”E 989.57 feet; thence N00°54’33”W 395.00 feet to the south right-of-way limit of Sportsplex Road; thence along said right-of-way limit N89°09’39”E 377.01 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit
S00°50’21”E 25.00 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit N89°09’39”E 250.00 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit N00°50’21”W 25.00 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit N89°09’39”E 244.65 feet; thence southeasterly along said right-of-way limit
along a curve to the right having a radius of 4940.00 feet, an arc length of 568.50 feet, and a chord bearing and distance of S87°32’32”E 568.19 feet; thence
continue along said right-of-way limit S05°45’17”W 25.00 feet; thence southeasterly along said right-of-way limit along a curve to the right having a radius of 4915.00 feet, an arc length of 80.00 feet, and a chord bearing and distance of S83°46’45”E 80.00 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit N06°41’14”E 25.00 feet; thence southeasterly along said right-of-way limit along a curve to the right having a radius of 4940.00 feet, an arc length of 293.24 feet,
and a chord bearing and distance of S81°36’44”E 293.20 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit S79°54’42”E 567.98 feet; thence southeasterly along said right-of-way limit along a curve to the right having a radius of 1940.00
feet, an arc length of 300.56 feet, and a chord bearing and distance of
S75°28’24”E 300.25 feet; thence leaving said Sportsplex Road right-of-way S01°08’10”E 695.49 feet; thence S29°02’36”W 363.82 feet; thence S20°07’40”E 300.26 feet to the north right-of-way limit of West Point Parkway; thence along said right-of-way limit S55°28’34”W 103.42 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit S34°59’51”E 9.76 feet; thence continue along said right-of- way limit S55°02’47”W 360.33 feet; thence southwesterly along said right-of- way limit along a curve to the right having a radius of 3234.00 feet, an arc length of 582.51 feet, and a chord bearing and distance of S61°32’22”W 581.72 feet; thence continue along said right-of-way limit S66°39’57”W 1815.47 feet; thence leaving said right-of-way limit N00°15’13”W 215.42 feet; thence S69°16’30”W 81.27 feet; thence S71°03’53”W 80.20 feet; thence S72°13’04”W 62.82 feet; thence S73°51’57”W 78.95 feet; thence S75°17’41”W 78.35 feet; thence S00°32’02”W 15.51 feet; thence S77°27’08”W 81.62 feet; thence S78°49’18”W 81.23 feet; thence S80°48’37”W 81.31 feet; thence S81°21’42”W 80.11 feet; thence S83°30’09”W 80.40 feet; thence S85°09’22”W 88.21 feet; thence S86°28’53”W 60.34 feet; thence S88°23’10”W 87.88 feet; thence N01°57’55”W 59.99 feet; thence S88°08’27”W 199.70 feet; thence N01°42’37”W 399.93 feet; thence S88°11’51”W 316.33 feet; thence S87°55’54”W 343.45 feet; thence S01°38’20”E 659.51 feet to the north right-of-way limit of West Point Parkway; thence along said right-of-way limit S88°03’50”W 78.02 feet; thence N76°02’11”W 235.15 feet; thence N66°03’10”W 88.33 feet; thence N01°16’21”W 1517.23 feet to the point of beginning.
Section 4. RETENTION OF COPIES OF DEVELOPMENT PLAN. Copies of the Development Plan shall be maintained in the office of the City Clerk, City Planner, City Engineer and Building Official and shall be open for public inspection.
Section 5. REPEALER. Any ordinance or part thereof in conflict with provisions of this Ordinance be and the same are hereby repealed.
Section 6. EFFECTIVE DATE. This Ordinance shall become effective upon its adoption, approval and publication as required by law.
Section 7. PUBLICATION. This Ordinance shall be published one (1) time in a newspaper of general circulation in the City of Opelika, Lee County, Alabama.
ADOPTED AND APPROVED this the 2nd day of October, 2018.
/s/ Eddie Smith
PRESIDENT OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OPELIKA, ALABAMA
ATTEST: /s/ R. G. Shuman
CITY CLERK
TRANSMITTED TO MAYOR on this the 3rd day of October, 2018.
/s/ R. G. Shuman CITY CLERK
ACTION BY MAYOR
APPROVED this the 3 rd day of October, 2018.
/s/ Gary Fuller
MAYOR
ATTEST: /s/ R. G. Shuman CITY CLERK
Legal Run 10/03/2018

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here