October 8, 2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Please note that as the City is continuing its response to the current COVID-19 health crisis, it is important to keep members of the public, our Planning Commission, and staff as safe as possible. For that reason, this meeting will be conducted as a remote video conference meeting. We will continue to update you as needed.

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1:00 PM

1. ROLL CALL

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES – October 1, 2020

CONSENT AGENDA

3. CIP TRANSFERS

4. MINOR SUBDIVISION FINAL PLANS/ 2013 EDMONDSON AVENUE

REGULAR AGENDA

5. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0609/ REZONING – 4207-4209 MENLO DRIVE (Fifth District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 4207-4209 Menlo Drive, as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the OIC Zoning District. (Councilmember Schleifer)

6. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0610/ REPEAL – REISTERSTOWN PLAZA TRANSIT STATION URBAN RENEWAL AREA AND PLAN (Fifth District)
For the purpose of repealing Ordinance 09-219, which established the Reisterstown Plaza Transit Station Urban Renewal Area and Plan; and providing for a special effective date. (Councilmember Schleifer)

7. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0611/ ZONING – CONDITIONAL USE CONVERSION OF A SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING UNIT TO 2 DWELLING UNITS IN THE R-7 ZONING DISTRICT – VARIANCES – 810 ARGONNE DRIVE (Fourth District)
For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-7 Zoning District on the property known as 810 Argonne Drive (Block 3913C, Lot 021), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; providing for a special effective date; and granting variances from certain bulk regulations (lot area size), gross floor area per unit type, and off-street parking requirements. (Councilmember Henry)

8. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0614/ REZONING – 4015 FOSTER AVENUE, 4000 HUDSON STREET, AND 801 SOUTH HAVEN STREET (First District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 4015 Foster Avenue (Block 6447 Lot 021) and 4000 Hudson Street (Block 6457, Lot 018), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the IMU-2 Zoning District; and changing the zoning for the property known as 801 South Haven Street (Block 6458, Lot 003), from the I-2 Zoning District to the IMU-2 Zoning District, as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat. (Councilmember Cohen)

1:30 PM

9. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0617/ ZONING – CONDITIONAL USE CONVERSION OF A SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING UNIT TO 2 DWELLING UNITS IN THE R 8 ZONING DISTRICT – VARIANCES – 1801 HOLLINS STREET (Ninth District)
For the purpose of permitting, subject to certain conditions, the conversion of a single-family dwelling unit to 2 dwelling units in the R-8 Zoning District on the property known as 1801 Hollins Street (Block 0225, Lot 001), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat; and granting variances from certain bulk (lot area size) and off-street parking requirements. (Councilmember Bullock)

10. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0618/ REZONING – 1220-1222 WEST NORTH AVENUE (Seventh District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 1220-1222 West North Avenue (Block 3415, Lot 011), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the OR-1 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District. (Councilmember Pinkett)

11. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0619/ REZONING – 1900, 1904, 1910, AND 1916 LIGHT STREET (Eleventh District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 1900, 1904, 1910, and 1916 Light Street (Block 1037, Lots 001, 003, 006, and 009), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District. (Councilmember Costello)

12. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0620/ PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT – AMENDMENT – GREENMOUNT WEST ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT (Twelfth District)
For the purpose of approving certain amendments to the Development Plan of the Greenmount West Arts and Entertainment District Planned Unit Development. (Councilmember Stokes)

2:00 PM

13. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0621/ REZONING – 2 EAST WELLS STREET (Eleventh District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the property known as 2 East Wells Street (Block 1030, Lot 082), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-2 Zoning District. (Councilmember Costello)

14. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0622/ REZONING – 1312, 1314, 1316, AND 1318 EAST FORT AVENUE (Eleventh District)
For the purpose of changing the zoning for the properties known as 1312, 1314, and 1316 East Fort Avenue (Block 2018A, Lots 023, 024, and 025), as outlined in red on the accompanying plat, from the R-8 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District; and by changing the zoning for the property known as 1318 East Fort Avenue (Block 2018A, Lot 026), as outlined in blue on the accompanying plat, from the I-1 Zoning District to the C-1 Zoning District. (Councilmember Costello)

15. CITY COUNCIL BILL #20-0623/ ZONING – SIGNS – CONVERSION OF EXISTING NON-DIGITAL BILLBOARDS (Citywide)
For the purpose of amending the provisions concerning the conversion of non-digital billboards. (Councilmember Reisinger)


This agenda was prepared on the assumption that all necessary materials have been made available in suggestion time for consideration by the Planning Commission at this meeting. This agenda was prepared on the assumption that all necessary materials have been made available in suggestion time for consideration by the Planning Commission at this meeting. There are occasionally changes in this agenda when relevant materials have not been delivered to the Department of Planning on schedule.

For any item marked (**), please call the Department of Planning at 410-396-8358 for the most current information. The meeting will be held by video conference only, with the connection and dial-in instructions at the top of this agenda.