DEPARTMENT OF LAND USE

PLANNING BOARD

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

7 p.m

Multi-Purpose Room

Gilliam Building

67 Reads Way, New Castle


The DEPARTMENT OF LAND USE AND PLANNING BOARD of New Castle County will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Gilliam Building, 67 Reads Way, New Castle, DE, beginning at 7 p.m. to consider the following applications.  The order in which the applications are listed is subject to change.

App. 2008-0002-S/Z: North side Old Porter Road, west of Red Lion Road and east of Grissom Lane.  Revised Exploratory Major Land Development Plan and Rezoning Review for Vista at Red Lion - Section 1.  The purpose of this application is to revise the preliminary plan under review, but not recorded, when the property was rezoned and to reconfirm the ST zoning approved by County Council on March 8, 2011 by Ord. 09-091, as amended by Oral Amendment No. 1.  Former Section 40.31.114 of the New Castle County Code (which applies to former process plans) requires that all subsequent land development plans to a previously approved preliminary and rezoning plan be in strict conformity with the plan that was relied upon by County Council when it granted the rezoning.  This plan proposes to subdivide part of the property into 244 townhouse units utilizing the single family attached option permitted in the ST zoning district.  Ord. 17-095 will approve a revised exploratory plan for Vista at Red Lion, Section 1 and reconfirm the rezoning of 56.709 acres from S (Suburban) to ST (Suburban Transition).  CD 12.

App. 2008-0003-S/Z: South side Old Porter Road, west of Red Lion road and east of Grissom Lane.  Revised Exploratory Major Land Development Plan and Rezoning Review for Vista at Red Lion - Section 2.  The purpose of this application is to revise the preliminary plan under review, but not recorded, when the property was rezoned and to reconfirm the ST zoning approved by County Council on March 8, 2011 by Ord. 09-092, as amended by Oral Amendment No. 1.  Former Section 40.31.114 of the New Castle County Code (which applies to former process plans) requires that all subsequent land development plans to a previously approved preliminary and rezoning plan be in strict conformity with the plan that was relied upon by County Council when it granted the rezoning.  This plan proposes to subdivide the property into 282 single family detached lots utilizing the single family detached option permitted in the ST zoning district.  Ord. 17-096 will approve a revised exploratory plan for Vista at Red Lion, Section 1 and reconfirm the rezoning of 144.81 acres from S (Suburban) to ST (Suburban Transition).  CD 12. 

App. 2016-0421-S:  West side DuPont Pkwy. (US 13), north and south sides Shannon Blvd.  Exploratory Major Land Development Plan and PLUS Review for Shannon Cove II proposes to construct an Open Space, Option 2 residential subdivision consisting of 15 single family detached lots and 70.95% open space (10.74 acres) on 15.14 acres.  S (Suburban) zoning district.  CD 12.  



Considerations of rezonings may include zones other than those specified in the ordinances, and considerations for all other applications, including text amendments, may include changes other than those specified or requested in the proposals.  Time limitations will be imposed on speakers.  Information on all applications is available for public review in the Land Use Department, New Castle County Government Center, 87 Reads Way, Corporate Commons, New Castle, DE, from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.

Individuals needing reasonable accommodations according to the Americans with Disabilities Act, call 395-5400 (TT/TRY/T.D.: D.S., 1-800-232-5460) at least five business days before the meeting/hearing.

Richard E. Killingsworth, Chairman                                      Richard E. Hall, AICP           

Planning Board                                                                       General Manager