Rezone, Special Use & Variance Requests

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The following items will be heard at the February 7, 2023, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Rezone #P22-0155; Deferred Tax, LLC; B-1 PUD (General Business District, Planned Unit Development) and B-2 (Highway Business District) to B-1 (General Business District) and B-2 (Highway Business District); ± 33.657 acres; 1291 Virgil Langford Road; Vacant.


The following items will be heard at the February 20, 2023, Planning Commissioners Meeting and the March 7, 2023, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Rezone #P22-0263; R&C Development Enterprises, LLC; R-1 (Single Family Residential District) to B-1 (General Business District); ± 0.5 acres; Stonebridge Parkway; Vacant.

Rezone #P22-0295; Halloran Masonry Inc.; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #6745; ± 7.11 acres; 1619 New High Shoals Road; Vacant.

Special Use #P22-0297; Halloran Masonry Inc.; Special Use Approval for Self-Storage in OBP (Office-Business Park District) Zoning; ± 7.11 acres; 1619 New High Shoals Road; Vacant.

Rezone #P22-0317; Chambers Family Partnership, LLLP; Change in Conditions of Approval for Case #437-A; ± 18.98 acres; 1391 Jennings Mill Road; Vacant.

  • Application Documents
  • Staff Report

Rezone #P22-0318; Chambers Family Partnership, LLLP; AG (Agricultural District) to OIP (Office Institutional Professional District); ± 6.35 acres; 1391 Jennings Mill Road; Vacant.

  • Application Documents
  • Staff Report


The following items will be heard at the March 7, 2023, Board of Commissioners Meeting:


Variance #P22-0296; Halloran Masonry Inc.; Special Exception for a reduction in required landscape buffer between adjacent uses; ± 7.11 acres; 1619 New High Shoals Road; Vacant.

  • Application Documents
  • Staff Report

Variance #P23-0016; Richard Edward & Karen Jennifer Maxson; Hardship Variance for Single Family Residence with an accessory structure/garage; ± 2.89 acres; 1544 Edge Water Road; Residential.

  • Application Documents
  • Staff Report