AGENDA 
 PLANNING COMMISSION
 REGULAR MEETING
 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2023
 City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
 823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas



1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Approval of Minutes

A.

April 18, 2023

5.

Public Comment


Request to Address Commission on Agenda Items Without Public Hearings and Non-Agenda Items (three-minute maximum per speaker. If speaking through a translator, six-minute maximum per speaker)

6.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

ABANDONMENT

1.

23P-033 (Adjacent to 11628 and 11622 Sportsman Road) Request for an Abandonment of approximately 6,556 square feet of street right of way between West Bay and Sportsman Road. Adjacent properties are legally described as the East Part of Lot 176 (176-7), and the Northwest Part of Lot 157 (157-3), Trimble and Lindsey, Section 2, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Lance and Jennifer Robertson and Sam Grizzaffi Adjacent Property Owners: Lance and Jennifer Robertson and Casa Di Mare Galveston, LLC Easement Holder: City of Galveston

B.

LANDMARK DESIGNATION

1.

23P-031 (2818 Avenue R) Request for designation as a Galveston Landmark. Property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, West 1/2 of Lot 11 & East 1/2 of Lot 12 (2012-0) Southwest Block 115 Galveston Outlots, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Winter Bush / Rush Holdings, LLC. Property Owner: Rush Holdings, LLC.

Documents:
  1. 23P-031_PKT.pdf
7.

Discussion Items

A.

Update on recent and upcoming text amendment to Chapter 29: Beach Access Dune Protection and Beach Front Construction of the Galveston Municipal Code. (Staff)

8.

Recognition of David Finklea

9.

Adjournment

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on May 10, 2023, at 12:08 P.M.

Amended version posted on May 12, 2023, at 11: 43 A.M.

Prepared by: Karina Rosales, Planning Technician

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