What do you think of the proposed application of the Historic Avondale Infill Overlay (HAIO) to facilitate expansion of the Southwest Lending Closet?
Avondale residents are encouraged to provide input on new development within the City. We value our residents’ opinions and ideas and your input assists staff in ensuring that new development is consistent with our City’s vision. Please tell us what you think! Your input will be considered by City staff during the review and approval process.
DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT
Application PL-19-0094 Southwest Lending Closet: A request by Ms. Ann DeVlaeminck, Southwest Lending Closet, to discuss Application PL-19-0094 Southwest Lending Closet, a request to apply the Historic Avondale Infill Overlay (HAIO) zone to approximately 0.5 acres of property located at the southwest corner of Central Avenue and Madden Drive, 218 North Central Avenue, Assessor Parcel Number 500-16-043A. The subject property is zoned C-2 (Community Commercial). Approval of the request will modify development standards on the subject site, allowing for an expansion of the existing specialty service use occurring on the property. Development standards subject to modification through this request include, but are not limited to, reduced building setbacks adjacent to Madden Drive, reduced landscape improvements including elimination of required landscape setbacks along adjacent streets, and reduced parking space dimensions.
A neighborhood meeting, to give all interested property owners a chance to learn more about the proposal and ask questions of the applicant and City staff, will be held on Tuesday, July 30th at 6:00 PM. The neighborhood meeting will be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room at Sam Garcia Western Avenue Library, 495 East Western Avenue. All are welcome to attend to learn more!
Public hearings before the Planning Commission and City Council have also been scheduled. Both meetings will occur in the Council Chambers at Avondale City Hall (11465 W. Civic Center Drive) on the following dates/times:
- Planning Commission: Thursday, September 19, 2019, 6:00 PM
- City Council: Monday, November 4, 2019, 7:00 PM
All property owners within 1,000 feet of the subject site will be notified of these meetings via mailing. Additionally, all meetings will be advertised by a sign on the property and legal advertisements in the Arizona Republic.
Staff – Ken Galica: email@example.com or 623.333.4019
Applicant – Ann DeVlaeminck 623.910.5733