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06.02.2010 Zoning Meeting y _ ZONING MINUTES - JUNE 2, [2010] CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS REGULAR ZONING MINUTES JUNE 29 2010 1. CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: The City Council sitting as the Zoning Board for the City of Miami Gardens,Florida,met in regular session on Wednesday,June 2,2010,beginning at 7:07 p.m.,in the City Council Chambers, 1515 NW 1670' Street, Building 5, Suite 200, Miami Gardens,Florida. The following members of the City Council were present: Vice Mayor Aaron Campbell Jr., and Council members Barbara Watson, Andre Williams, Melvin L. Bratton, Sharon Pritchett and Oliver G.Gilbert III. Mayor Gibson was not present due to illness. Motion offered by Councilman Gilbert, seconded by Councilwoman Pritchett to excuse this absence. This motion passed and carried by a 5-1 vote. Councilwoman Watson cast the dissenting vote. Also in attendance were: City Manager Dr.Danny O.Crew,City Attorney Sonja K.Dickens, City Clerk Ronetta Taylor, Assistant City Manager Daniel Rosemond, Development Services Director Jay Marder and Zoning Administrator Cyril Saiphoo. 2. INVOCATION: Invocation delivered by Vice Mayor Aaron Campbell Jr. 3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Pledge of Allegiance recited in unison. 4. APPROVAL OF MINUTES: 4-A) June 2,2010—Regular Zoning Minutes Motion offered by Councilwoman Watson,seconded by Councilman Bratton to approve the minutes,with necessary corrections, if any. This motion passed and carried by a 6-0 voice vote. 5. AGENDA ORDER OF BUSINESS (ADDITIONS/DELETIONS/AMENDMENTS) BUSINESS(Items shall be pulled from the Consent Agenda at this time): Motion offered by Councilman Gilbert, seconded by Councilwoman Watson to approve the official agenda as presented. This motion passed and carried by a 6-0 voice vote. Cyril Saiphoo,Zoning Administrator read into the record the process and procedures used for this Quasi-Judicial Proceeding. Clerk Taylor swore in all parties participating in this Quasi Judicial Proceeding. 6. PRESENTATION(S) None. Zoning Minutes June 2,2010 Page 1 of 4 - - ZONING MINUTES - JUNE 2, [2010] 7. CONSENT AGENDA None 8. FIRST READING (ORDINANCE)/PUBLIC HEARING(S) 8-A) AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS,FLORIDA AMENDING THE CITY'S LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS(LDRs)AS ADOPTED BY ORDINANCE NO.2010-10-218; AMENDING SECTION 2-60,"DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE'; AMENDING SECTION 2-80, "GRANTING OF VARIANCES AND WAIVERS"; AMENDING SECTION 2-230, "VESTED RIGHTS"; AMENDING SECTION 7-110 "DESIGN STANDARDS"; AMENDING SECTION 9-20 "USES PERMITTED WITH EXTRA REQUIREMENTS"; AMENDING SECTION 10-10"ACCESSORY STRUCTURES";AMENDING SECTION 10-20,"ACCESSORY USE TABLE"; AMENDING SECTION 10- 30, "ADDITIONAL STANDARDS; AMENDING ARTICLE XI, "TABLE 1 DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS"; AMENDING SECTION 12-160 " COMMERCIAL, RECREATIONAL, BOAT AND VESSEL VEHICLE PARKING IN RESIDENTIALLY ZONED PROPERTY; AMENDING SECTION 12-170, "COMMERCIAL, RECREATIONAL, BOAT AND VESSEL PARKING IN INDUSTRIAL ZONE PROPERTY RESTRICTIONS; AMENDING SECTION 14-10 "IN GENERAL"; AMENDING 14-20, "LANDSCAPE PERMIT REQUIRED"; AMENDING SECTION 14-60, "LANDSCAPE, BUFFERING MINIMUM STANDARDS; AMENDING SECTION 14-70, "EXTRA STANDARDS, EXCEPTIONS; AMENDING SECTION 17-60, "SIGNS PERMITTED WITHOUT SIGN PERMIT"; AMENDING APPENDIX A,"MASTER USE LIST DEFINITIONS"; MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED HERETO AS EXHIBIT"A;"PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES AND RESOLUTIONS IN CONFLICT; PROVIDING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. (SPONSORED BY THE CITY MANAGER) Staff presented the relevant issues involved with this amendment to the Land Development Regulations. Vice Mayor Campbell opened the floor for this public hearing. After there were no interested parties to speak on behalf of this item,the public hearing closed. Motion offered by Councilman Gilbert, seconded by Councilwoman Watson to adopt this item on first reading. At the conclusion of this discussion,the motion to adopt on first reading passed and carred by a 6-0 vote. Zoning Minutes June 2,2010 Page 2 of 4 ZONING MINUTES - JUNE 2, [2010] Councilman Bratton: Yes Councilman Gilbert: Yes Councilwoman Pritchett: Yes Councilwoman Watson: Yes Councilman Williams: Yes Mayor Gibson: Not present Vice Mayor Campbell: Yes 9. ORDINANCE(S) SECOND READING/PUBLIC HEARING(S) None 10. RESOLUTION(S)/PUBLIC HEARING(S): RESOLUTION NO. 2010-105-1287-Z-95 10-A) A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS,FLORIDA,APPROVING AN APPLICATION SUBMITTED BY ACCELERATED LEARNING SOLUTIONS, INC., FOR THE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 4500 N.W. 183" STREET, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN EXHIBIT"A"ATTACHED HERETO,FOR A WAIVER OF SECTION 9-20(7)(A) OF THE CITY OF MIAMI GARDENS LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS REQUIRING RECREATION/PLAY AREAS FOR A SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL; PROVIDING FOR A DECLARATION OF RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS;PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF REPRESENTATIONS; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. (SPONSORED BY THE CITY MANAGER) The applicant of this request appeared before the City Council to solicit approval of this application for a waiver of Section 9-20(7)(A) of the City of Miami Gardens Land Development Regulations requiring recreation/play areas for senior high school. This facility would operate after the close of business at the Miami Gardens Shopping Plaza area therefore,there will be no problem with lack of adequate parking. Students attending this Charter School will range from age 16 to 21. Staff recommended approval of this application with the following conditions: That the operation of the charter school be limited to a maximum of 150 students at any one time,with class time for any one group of students not to exceed 4.0 hours; that the minimum age of the students shall be 16 years of age; that any drop off or pick up of students shall occur in areas specifically designated for drop-off or pick-up,and such area shall not impede,interfere,or create a hazard for the general traffic circulation of the shopping center;and that the applicant proffer a Declaration of Restrictive Covenants containing,but not limited to,the conditions contained herein. Vice Mayor Campbell opened the floor for this public hearing. After there were non interested parties to speak on this item,the public hearing closed. Zoning Minutes June 2,2010 Page 3 of 4 ZONING MINUTES - JUNE 2, [2010] At the close of discussion, a motion was offered by Councilman Gilbert, seconded by Councilman Bratton to adopt this resolution. This motion passed and carried by a 5-1 vote. Councilman Gilbert: Yes Councilwoman Pritchett: No Councilwoman Watson: Yes Councilman Williams: Yes Councilman Bratton: Yes Mayor Gibson: Not present Vice Mayor Campbell: Yes 11. CITY MANAGER'S REPORT 11-A) Monthly Status Report 12. ADJOURNMENT There being no further business to come before this Body, and upon a motion being duly made by Councilman Bratton,the meeting adjourned at 7:25 p.m. Attest: 0'4irlelly Gibson, Mayor zl��, / , Ronetta Taylor, M , City Clerk Zoning Minutes June 2,2010 Page 4 of 4