The Montgomery County Planning Board Agenda

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

REVISED: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 9:40 am

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9:00 am PLANNING BOARD MEETING MRO AUDITORIUM
Item 1

Consent Agenda

 
 

*A. Adoption of Resolutions 

 
  1. 8787 Georgia Avenue Forest Conservation Plan MR2014047-MCPB No. 14-47 Planning Board Action/Decision: Adopted. 
 

*B. Record Plats 

 
 

Subdivision Plat No. 220140080, R. Holt Easley’s Subdivision of Silver Spring
CBD-1 zone/ Fenton Village Overlay, 3 lots; located on the north and south sides of Silver Spring Avenue, 300 feet east of Georgia Avenue (US 29); Silver Spring CBD Sector Plan.


Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved. 
 

Subdivision Plat No. 220140620 – 220140710, Trotters Glen
RNC zone, 69 lots, 8 parcels; located on the east and west sides of Batchellors Forest Road, approximately 4,500 feet east of Georgia Avenue (MD 97); Olney Master Plan.


Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
 

Subdivision Plat No. 220141210, Rock Creek Estates
R-90 zone, 1 lot; located on the south side of Susanna Lane, 200 feet east of Jones Mill Road; Bethesda-Chevy Chase Master Plan.


Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
 

Subdivision Plat No. 220141380, West Chevy Chase Heights
R-60 zone, 1 lot; located on the south side of Maple Avenue, 100 feet east of Maryland Avenue; Bethesda-Chevy Chase Master Plan.

 

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
 

*C. Other Consent Items 

 
 

*D. Approval of Minutes  

 
  Minutes of June 5, 2014 Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director's Report

 

Planning Board Action/Decision: Discussion.
Item 3

Bethesda Downtown Sector Plan, Briefing

E. Hisel-McCoy

Planning Board Action/Decision: Discussion.
Item 4

Addressing and Street Guidelines and Procedures

K. Clark

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
Item *5

19230 Chandlee Mill Road: Preliminary Plan No. 120120040
A request for subdivision of a 4.14 acre parcel into two lots without frontage. Located at 19230 Chandlee Mill Road, zoned RE-2 in the Sandy Spring/Ashton Master Plan and Olney Policy Area.

R. Weaver

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved with Conditions and Adopted Resolutions.
12:15 pm LUNCH  
Item 6

CLOSED SESSION
Pursuant to State Government Article Annotated Code of Maryland 10-508(a)(3) to consider the acquisition of real property for a Commission purpose and matters directly related thereto (Wheaton)

M. Riley

 
Item 7

CLOSED SESSION

Pursuant to State Government Article, Annotated Code of Maryland §10-508(a)(13) to comply with a specific constitutional, statutory, or judicially imposed requirement that prevents public disclosures about a particular proceeding or matter (Approval of Closed Session Minutes)

C. Moise

 
1:20 pm PLANNING BOARD MEETING CONTINUES MRO AUDITORIUM
Item *13

Bainbridge Bethesda (formerly The Monty): Limited Site Plan Amendment 82009011A

CBD-2 zone, Request for minor modifications to condition 10 (a) to address delays and implementing the required streetscape improvements, located on Fairmont Avenue approximately 150 feet south of the intersection with Norfolk Avenue, Bethesda CBD

Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolutions

S. Dickel

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved and Adopted Resolutions.
Item 14 Natural Surroundings, Inc.: Special Exception S-2715 and S-2716

Request for a special exception to continue the operation of a Landscaping Contractor (S-2715) and a related Wholesale Nursery (S-2716) operation, located on the east side of 26500 Howard Chapel Drive approximately 2,000 feet north of the intersection with Damascus Road (MD 108), 11 acres, RC Zone, Damascus Master Plan Area

Request for a Special Exception to continue the operation of a Landscape Contractor (S-2715) and a related Wholesale Nursery (S-2716) operation on 11 acres of property, located on the east side of the road, at 26500 Howard Chapel Drive, approximately 1,900 feet north of the intersection with Damascus Road (MD 108), RC Zone, Damascus Master Plan Area
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

Public Hearing Date: July 11, 2014

E. Tesfaye

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved with Conditions.
Item 8

Guidelines for Environmental Management of Development in Montgomery County - Worksession and Action
Revisions to incorporate changes as a result of the Approved and Adopted 10 Mile Creek Area Limited Amendment to the Clarksburg Master Plan and other updates required by local and state legislative changes.
Staff Recommendation: Approve revisions to the guidelines

(No testimony)

M. Dolan/M. Symborski

MOVED TO JULY 17 AGENDA 
Item 9

Zoning Text Amendment No. 14-04
To allow small cell antennas under certain circumstances; and generally amend the provisions for antennas on existing structures.

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 7/8/14)

G. Russ

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved with Conditions.
Item 10

Zoning Text Amendment No. 14-05
To allow a health club use to exceed 14,500 sq. feet in gross floor area in a structure in the C-1 Zone under certain circumstances; and allow increased building height in the C-1 zone under certain circumstances

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 7/8/14)

G. Russ

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved with Conditions.
Item 11

Zoning Text Amendment No. 14-06
To exempt certain property from certain site plan requirements in Rural Village Overlay zones.

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 7/8/14)

G. Russ

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
Item 12

Subdivision Regulation Amendment No. 14-01
To exempt certain small commercial additions and the reconstruction or replacement of certain existing buildings in Rural Village Overlay zones from certain platting requirements.

Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.
(Action required for County Council public hearing of 7/8/14)

G. Russ

Planning Board Action/Decision: Approved.
4:45 pm ADJOURN  

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