EL PASO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

MAY 1, 2007 - Beginning at 9:00 A.M.

A G E N D A

NOTE: The County Planning Commission meeting is held in the Hearing Room located on the Second Floor of the Pikes Peak Regional Development Center at
2880 International Circle, Colorado Springs, Colorado
If you need further information, please contact the Development Services Department at
719-520-6300

The Development Services Department Comment Agenda and any Supplemental Packets are automatically incorporated as part of the record unless specific objections are raised at the meeting. The recording is the official record of the proceedings.

NOTE: Any materials used in support of or opposition to a project must be submitted to the Clerk and left as part of the record.


1. Annual Meeting/ Election of Officers
Chair
Vice Chair

2. Report Items

Consent Items were Approved
3. Consent Items
A.
VR-06-019
VACATION OF RIGHT-OF-WAY AND REPLAT OF LOTS
GUY BABBITT

Tony Deconinck

Request by Guy Babbitt to vacate approximately 45 linear feet of right-of-way and replat Lot 22, a portion of Lot 21, and a portion of Lot 1 of C.C. Isley's Addition to Bear Creek Canyon into a single lot which will total approximately 13,965 square feet. The property is addressed as 429 Gold Camp Road and is located approximately two miles southwest of the intersection of Gold Camp Road and Colorado Avenue, and is not within any comprehensive planning area. (Schedule No. 74153-01-001)

B.
SKP-07-003
DELETION OF SKETCH PLAN
PINELLO RANCH

Carol Weber

Request by the City of Colorado Springs and El Paso County, to delete the Pinello Ranch Sketch Plan. These parcels are in the A-5 (Agricultural) Zone District (formerly known as the A-1 (Agricultural) District). The property is located between Stratmoor Valley on the west and Security on the east. Academy Boulevard separates the northern parcels from the southern parcels. (Schedule Nos. 65033-00-043, 65033-00-042, 65101-00-011, 65113-00-004, 65101-00-007, 65100-00-008, 65101-00-009, 65102-00-005, 65100-00-007)

REGULAR ITEMS:
Item #4 was Approved
4.
VA-06-006
VARIANCE OF USE
HUNTER RUN FARM

Kim Dimmett

Request by Clyde Smith and Susan Arnold for approval of a Variance of Use to allow an equestrian business with both a riding academy and a commercial stable. The proposed site consists of 40.31 acres in the RR-5 (Residential Rural) Zone District (formerly known as the RR-3 (Rural Residential) District). The property is located at 6520 Ropers Point and is within the Black Forest Comprehensive Planning Area. (Schedule No. 51000-00-408)

Item #5 was Approved
5.
SF-06-024
FINAL PLAT
MERIDIAN RANCH PHASE II, FILING 3

Kim Dimmett

Request by GTL Inc. for approval of the Meridian Ranch Phase II, Filing 3, Final Plat on 256 acres to allow for the development of 482 residential lots, golf course tracts, and buffer and open space tracts. The property is located east of Meridian Road and north of Stapleton Road, within the Falcon/ Peyton Planning Area. (Schedule No. 42000-00-332, 314, portion of 315)

ITEM #6 was Continue to June 5, 2007, at the applicant's request
6.
SKP-06-005
SKETCH PLAN
SOUTH ACADEMY STATION
Mike Garrott

Request by CS 2005 Investments III, LLC for approval of the South Academy Station Sketch Plan, consisting of 162.4 acres, proposed for 941 residential units, 36 acres of commercial, 18.5 acres of parks and open space and one school site. The property is located north of Academy Boulevard, west of Interstate 25 and south of B Street. (Schedule No. 65044-00-010)

ITEM #7 was Continued at the request of The Department of Transportation
7.
AMP-07-001
HODGEN ROAD ACCESS MANAGEMENT PLAN

Kim Dimmett

Request by El Paso County Development Services Department (DSD) and Department of Transportation for approval of an Access Management Plan for the Hodgen Road corridor between State Highway 83 to Elbert Road. The corridor is in both the Black Forest and Falcon / Peyton Planning Areas.

Also requested is approval of the Corridor Preservation Plan for the Hodgen Road corridor between State Highway 83 to Elbert Road. The corridor is in both the Black Forest and Falcon / Peyton Planning Areas.


NOTE: For information regarding the Agenda item the Planning Commission is considering, call the Development Services Department for information (520-6300). Visit our Web site - www.elpasoco.com to view the agenda and other information about El Paso County. Results of the action taken by the Planning Commission will be published following the meeting.

(The name to the right of the title indicates the Project Manager/ Planner processing the request.) If the meeting goes beyond noon, the Planning Commission may take a lunch break.