EL PASO COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

AUGUST 5, 2008 - 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.

NOTES: 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. Report Items - Elaine Kleckner

2. Consent Items

A. Minutes of the Regular Meeting held July 15, 2008

B.
AL-08-007
SPECIAL USE
DEWITT METEOROLOGICAL MONITORING POLE

Tony Deconinck

Request by Clipper Windpower (applicant) on behalf of William Dewitt (owner) for a special use for a proposed 60-meter meteorological monitoring pole. The 1,087.6-acre site is in the A-35 (Agricultural) zone district and is southeast of the intersection of Calhan Highway and Judge Orr Road. (Schedule No. 23000-00-360)

C.
AL-08-008
SPECIAL USE
RESKURTAS WEST METEOROLOGICAL MONITORING POLE

Tony Deconinck

Request by Clipper Windpower (applicant) on behalf of Reskurtas West LLC (owner) for a special use for a proposed 60-meter meteorological monitoring pole. The 1,520-acre site is in the A-35 (Agricultural) zone district and is northeast of the intersection of Blasingame Road and Harrisville Road. (Schedule No. 11000-00-058)

D.
SF-08-003
FINAL PLAT
APEX RANCH

Mike Garrott

Request by Apex Ranch Estates LLC for approval of the Apex Ranch Estates Subdivision final plat on approximately 128 acres to allow for 25 single-family residential lots. The property is generally located north of Sweet Road and east of Elbert Road. (Schedule No. 41220-00-006)

E.
ID-06-003
SPECIAL DISTRICT AMENDMENT
CUCHARES RANCH METRO DISTRICT

Craig Dossey

Request by Cuchares Ranch Metropolitan District for approval of a Special District Service Plan Amendment for the Cuchares Ranch Metropolitan District. The purpose of the amendment to the service plan is for the following: 1) to remove the current mill levy cap of 25 mills, allowing the mill levy to increase up to the maximum mill levy allowed under Colorado Statutory Law; and 2) to allow the district to bond debt up to the amount of the district's estimated property value of $20 million. The request is also for County approval to apply for Conservation Trust Funds to fund park operation and maintenance. The existing district is located north of Bradley Road and east of Marksheffel Road on the south side of Drennan Road and is within the Highway 94 Planning Area. (Schedule Nos. 5500000303, 5500000304, 5500000308, 5500000310, 5500000311, 5500000312, 5500000344, and 5500000345)

REGULAR ITEMS:
3.
MP-08-002
AMENDMENT TO THE COUNTY MASTER PLAN
UPDATE TO THE FALCON/ PEYTON COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
SECOND HEARING

Mike Hrebenar

Request by the Falcon/ Peyton Citizens' Advisory Committee and the El Paso County Development Services Department to amend the El Paso County Master Plan by adoption of the 2008 Falcon/ Peyton Comprehensive Plan. The 2008 Falcon/ Peyton Comprehensive Plan will replace in its entirety the El Paso County Planning Commission's approved 1993 Falcon/ Peyton Comprehensive Plan (Resolution No.93-002). The planning area is bounded by County Line Road on the north, South Blaney Road to the south, on the east by McClelland Road, and to the west along Eastonville Road in the northern half of the planning area, and includes the area approximately two miles north of the Woodmen Road corridor. The planning area is approximately 165 square miles and contains the unincorporated town sites of Falcon and Peyton.

4.
ID-08-001
SPECIAL DISTRICT AMENDMENT
ROCK SPRINGS RANCH METROROPOLITAN DISTRICT

Craig Dossey

Request by Rock Springs, LLC for approval of a Special District for the Rock Springs Metropolitan District. The proposed district would generally be located north of Highway 24, south of Sweet Road, west of Log Road, and east of the Peyton Highway and is within the Falcon\Peyton Comprehensive Planning Area (Schedule Nos. 31000-00-125, 31000-00-203, 31000-00-228, 31000-00-248, 32000-00-661, 32000-00-662, and 32000-00-663)

5.
PUD-07-002
REZONING: RR-5 TO PUD
STAN SEARLE
SILVERADO RANCH

Carol Weber

Request by Stan Searle, for a PUD approval of Silverado Ranch. The proposed 320-acre PUD plan is in the RR-5 (Residential Rural) zone district. The PUD plan includes 64 single-family lots with a minimum lot size of 2.5 acre sites, and open space. The property is located at the southeast corner of the intersection at Drennan Road and Peyton Highway and is within the Ellicott Valley / Highway 94 comprehensive planning area. (Schedule No. 35000-00-082)

6.
SP-07-003
PRELIMINARY PLAN
SILVERADO RANCH

Carol Weber

Request by Stan Searle, for Preliminary Plan approval of Silverado Ranch development. The proposed 320 acre subdivision is in the RR-5 (Residential Rural) zone district and has a concurrent PUD (Planned Unit Development) rezone application submitted. The subdivision includes 64 single-family lots with a minimum lot size of 2.5 acre sites, and Open Space. The property is located at the southeast corner of the intersection at Drennan Road and Peyton Highway and is within the Ellicott Valley / Highway 94 comprehensive planning area. (Schedule No. 35000-00-082)



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.