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Public Comment Submissions for the June 2, 2020 Planning Commission Meeting 

In order to best serve the public and residents of the City of Johns Creek amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Johns Creek Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at 7 p.m. will be conducted electronically via the Zoom video conferencing service.

Members of the public who wish to speak in support or in opposition of a specific case shall submit public comment by 5 p.m. on June 2, using this form. The public is asked to indicate SUPPORT or OPPOSITION of the case when completing the public comment form. If the public would like to comment on multiple cases, a public comment form is required for each case

 A Zoom video conferencing link will be shared prior to commencement of the meeting, with those who have completed the public comment form to speak during the Planning Commission meeting. The Planning Commission Chair will call each speaker corresponding to each specific case during the public hearing in the order the comment was received, and only within the allotted presentation timeframe. 

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Planning Commission Purpose:

The Planning Commission of Johns Creek reviews zoning cases and serves as a recommending body to the Mayor and City Council for the purpose of upholding and implementing the vision and objectives as outlined in the Comprehensive Plan and accompanying regulatory ordinances such as Zoning and Subdivisions. (Also see "Zoning 101" Workshop.)

Contact City Hall at 678-512-3200 or email the Planning Commission

Note: This email address is only to provide information/opinions to the Planning Commission on items for consideration at public hearings. Please contact Planning & Zoning, 678-512-3200, for all other issues.

Meeting Schedule

The Johns Creek Planning Commission meets one Tuesday per month (see calendar below) at 7 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers, 11360 Lakefield Drive, Johns Creek, GA 30097.

The submittal deadline for applications will be the second Tuesday of the month.
Also see:  Current PC Rezoning Application Calendar

Notice: Rezoning cases are a four-month review period.  See our Rezoning Calendar above.

Zoning Cases 

June 2, 2020

Agenda

RZ-20-005 & VC-20-005-01  | 5950 State Bridge Road

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Elevations
Renderings
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis
Trip Generation
Application and Other Supporting Documents
Staff Report
 

RZ-20-003 & VC20-003-01 | 10820 Abbotts Bridge Road

Internal Memo  | Internal Memo Revised
Letter of Intent  | Letter of Intent Revised Mar. 27, 2020
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised Mar. 27, 2020
Elevations  | Elevations Revised Apr. 13, 2020
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis  | Environmental Site Analysis Revised Mar. 27, 2020
Phase I Environmental Site Assessment
Trip Generation
Application and Other Supporting Documents  | Application and Other Supporting Documents Revised Mar. 27, 2020
Deferral Letter
Staff Report

RZ-20-004, VC-20-004-01 & VC-20-004-02 |6000 Medlock Bridge Parkway

Internal Memo  | Internal Memo Revised 
Letter of Intent  | Letter of Intent Revised Apr. 13, 2020
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised Apr. 8, 2020
Elevations  | Elevations Revised Apr. 8, 2020
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis
Traffic Impact Analysis  | Traffic Impact Analysis Revised Apr. 8, 2020
Application and Other Supporting Documents  | Application and Other Supporting Documents Revised Apr. 13, 2020
Deferral Letter
Staff Report

A-20-001 - Text Amendment

A Proposal to amend the City of Johns Creek Zoning Ordinance, including Article III "Definitions" & Article IX "Community Business District" to define "Brewery" and to regulate this use in the C-2 (Community Business) Zoning District

Comprehensive Plan Amendment

A Proposal to amend the City of Johns Creek Comprehensive Plan to establish the Town Center Master Plan study area

May 5, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled due to COVID-19

 

*April 14, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled - Cases deferred to May 5, 2020

 

March 3, 2020 -  Meeting Cancelled Application Administratively Withdrawn

RZ-20-002  | 8125 McGinnis Ferry Road

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Elevations
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Analysis
Trip Generation
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Deferral Letter
Withdrawl Letter
 

February 4, 2020 - Case Deferred from January

RZ-20-001, VC-20-001-01 & SUP-20-001  | 11105 Jones Bridge Road - 4823 Taylor Road

Agenda

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised Dec. 19, 2019
Renderings
Elevations  | Elevations Revised Dec. 30, 2019
Zoning Impact Analysis
Special Use Permit
Environmental Impact Analysis
Trip Generation
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Deferral Letter
Staff Report Revised
Status: Denied

January 7, 2020 - Meeting Cancelled; Case Deferred to February

December 3, 2019

A-19-003 - Zoning Text Amendment - Section 28.2

A copy of the amendment is available at the Community Development Department and on the City’s website for public review.
Status: Denied

November 6, 2019 - Meeting Cancelled No new application submitted

 

October 1, 2019

Agenda

RZ-19-008 | 6650 McGinnis Ferry Road

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent  | Letter of Intent Revised July 31, 2019
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised August 16, 2019
Elevations
Renderings
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Analysis
Phase I Environmental Site Assessment
Trip Generation
Traffic Impact Study
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Staff Report Revised
Status: Approved w/Conditions

RZ-19-009 | 10730, 10740, 10750 Jones Bridge Road

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent 
Site Plan
Elevations
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Analysis
Trip Generation
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Staff Report Revised
Withdrawal Letter
Status: Withdrawn

September 10, 2019-Text Amendment

Agenda

A-19-002 - Zoning Text Amendment

A Proposal to amend the City of Johns Creek Zoning Ordinance to align with the 2018 Comprehensive Plan

Amendments are proposed to the following sections: Section 3.3. (Definitions), Section 4.4. (Large Scale Retail Service Commercial Developments), Section 8.1. (O-I Office Institutional District), Section 8.2. (MIX Mixed Use District), Section 9.1. (C-1 Community Business District), Section 9.2. (C-2 Community Business District), Section 11.1. (CUP Community Unit Plan District), Section 11.2. (NUP Neighborhood Unit Plan District), Section 11.3. (MHP Mobile Home Park District), Section 12E.3.A. (Common Open Space), Section 12E.3.D. (Pedestrian and Bicycle Circulation), and Section 19.3.3. (Event, Special Indoor/Outdoor).

A copy of the amendment will be available on August 23, 2019 at the Community Development Department and on the City’s website for public review.

Status: Approved

August 6, 2019

Agenda

RZ-19-007 | 11315 Johns Creek Parkway

Internal Memo
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Elevations
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Analysis
Phase 1 Environmental Impact Study
Trip Generation
Traffic Impact Study
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Staff Report Revised
Status: Approved w/Conditions

July 9, 2019 - Text Amendment

Agenda

A-19-001 - Vape Shop Text Amendment

Background: With an increase in the number of vape shops in Johns Creek, at the June 3, 2019 Council Meeting the Mayor and City Council initiated a Text Amendment (A-19-001) to the City of Johns Creek Zoning Ordinance to add related definitions and limit the floor area dedicated to sale or advertisement of vape or vape-related products to no more than twenty-five percent (25%).

Status: Approved

June 4, 2019

RZ-19-006 | 6650 McGinnis Ferry Road - Withdrawn

Agenda

Withdrawal Letter
Internal Memo
Letter of Intent
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised Apr. 30, 2019
Elevations  | Elevations Revised Mar. 26, 2019 | Elevations Revised Apr. 30, 2019
Renderings  | Renderings Revised Apr. 30, 2019
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Study
Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment
Trip Generation
Traffic Impact Study
Application & Other Supporting Documents
Deferral Letter
Staff Report
Status: Council Approved Applicant's Withdrawal Request

May 7, 2019

Agenda

RZ-19-005, VC-19-005-01, VC-19-005-02 |5805 State Bridge Road

Internal Memo  | Internal Memo Revised
Letter of Intent  | Letter of Intent Revised Mar. 21, 2019
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised Mar. 21, 2019 | Site Plan Revised  May 7, 2019
Elevations
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Impact Study | Environmental Impact Study Revised March 22, 2019
Trip Generation  | Trip Generation Revised Mar. 21, 2019
Application & Other Supporting Documents  | Application and Other Supporting Documents Revised Mar. 22, 2019
Deferral Letter
Staff Report  | Staff Report Revised
Status: Approved w/Conditions

Zoning Ordinance Amendments

Since its inception, Johns Creek has adopted the following Zoning Ordinance amendments:

  • O2007-09-26, adopted 9/24/2007:  General clean-up (Articles 1-12, 19, 22, 24, 28-29, 33-34)

  • O2008-05-10, adopted 6/2/2008:  Zoning case withdrawal requirements (Articles 3, 28)

  • O2008-12-28, adopted 2/9/2009:  Revised sign ordinance (Article 33)

For a more detailed description of the above, see the attached Listing of Amendments. Also refer to the actual text in the revised Zoning. The Sign Guidebook is a useful adjunct to the Sign Ordinance, containing more concise, general information about signs.

Members

PC members are appointed to posts and serve two-year, staggered terms as follows:
Post D - Lea Taylor *
Post E - Kamini Anand *
Post F - Emmett Shaffer *
Post G - Chip Floyd * (Chair)
Post A - Vicki Horton**
Post B - Irene Sanders ** (Vice Chair)
Post C - Marybeth Cooper **

* Term expires Feb. 28, 2021
** Term expires Feb. 28, 2022

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