With real estate commissions, closing costs and moving expenses necessary to relocate, plus a possible decline in property value easily totaling $10,000 or more, owners should be absolutely certain that nothing in the rezoning
would diminish their property values before they acquiesce to this plan.
While this rezoning
is a neighborhood's nightmare, it's a developer's dream.
They were more likely to appeal the council decision to the Ontario Municipal Board because they had already invested substantial time and effort at both the severance and the rezoning
Because patio-home lots have frontage of less than 100 feet, the minimum permissible frontage in the site's zoning district, Rodgers sought rezoning
of the property.
The zoning department conducted a survey to learn how property owners felt about the rezoning
of roughly Interstate 30 on the east, Cross Street on the West, 1-630 on the south and the Arkansas River on the north.
The City Council approved rezoning
the land from Industrial to General Business in June 2005, a change that was recommended by the city's master plan.
Making only his second public appearance since being jailed for fiddling his tax returns in January last year, Burke added he opposed the rezoning
at Balheary by developer Joe Tiernan, over concerns it would break the town's natural line.
There is nowhere you can build a new school that won't require rezoning
around it,'' Smith said.
The expert witness testified that other land in the region had been subsequently rezoned from agricultural to residential and that it was a matter of "luck" that Lakewood's rezoning
had been defeated by the voter referendum.
By nearly two to one, voters in Strongsville, Ohio, said "yes" to a rezoning
for a $20 million development that includes a 125,000-square- foot Wal-Mart and a 110,000-square-foot Builders Square.
Our team did a fantastic job of finding the site, rezoning
it, and resolving the many obstacles that arose in preparing the site for Owens-Illinois," said Dwight Johnson, President of OmniTRAX, parent company of Great Western Railway.
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Council Member Daniel Garodnick announced the formation of the East Midtown Steering Committee to "study and identify the area's needs and to develop a framework for the rezoning