AGENDA 
 PLANNING COMMISSION
 REGULAR MEETING
 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2023
 City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
 823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

One or more members of the Planning Commission may attend the meeting by videoconference.

 A quorum of the members of the Planning Commission will be physically present at the meeting location.

1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Election of Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson

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.

Public Hearings

A.

DUNE MITIGATION

1.

23BF-029 (18911 West De Vaca Ln) Notice of mitigation for disturbance of dunes and vegetation. Property is legally described as Abstract 121 Hall & Jones Survey, Lot 11, Block 1, Indian Beach Section 2, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Amy Barrington, Sheldon Homes Property Owner: David & Kasia McCormick

7.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

CHANGE OF ZONING

1.

23P-073 (Vacant Tracts located East and West of Pabst Road, North of the Bermuda Beach Subdivision, West of 11 Mile Road, and South of San Luis Pass Road/FM 3005) Request for a change of zoning from Residential, Single-Family, Height and Density Development, Zone Six (R-1-HDDZ-6); Residential, Townhouse, Height and Density Development, Zone Six (R-2-HDDZ-6); Commercial, Height and Density Development, Zone Six (C-HDDZ-6); and Resort/Recreation, Height and Density Development, Zone Six (RES/REC-HDDZ-6) zoning districts to Traditional Neighborhood (TN). Properties are legally described as: The Preserve at West Beach, Section 8 (2010), Abstract 121, Acres 39.6264; The Preserve at West Beach, Section 8 (2010), Abstract 121, Block 4, Lot 1, Acres 3.8736; The Preserve at West Beach,

Section 9 (2010), Abstract 121, Acres 21.5022; and Abstract 121, Hall & Jones Survey, Portion of Lot 457 (457-1, Trimble & Lindsey, Section 2 AKA Portion of Blocks 74, 77, & 84, Nottingham Subdivision; in the City and County of Galveston Texas. 

Applicant: Kahala Services, LLC

Property Owner: Green East Realty, LLC; Jakovich Interests, LLC; and Jaks Beachfont LLC

B.

GALVESTON LANDMARK

1.

23P-076 (3106 Market / Avenue D) Request for designation as a Galveston Landmark. The property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, Lot 10, Block 571, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Rosalyn Jackson Property Owner: Rosalyn Jackson

Documents:
  1. 23P-076_PKT.pdf
C.

TEXT AMENDMENT

1.

23PA-009 Text Amendment to Chapter 29 “Planning – Beach Access Dune Protection and Beach Front Construction” of the Code of the City of Galveston to modify beach access at Access Points (AP) 2, 3, 8, 9, 12, and 13 for beach access compliance.

2.

23ZA-004 Request for a text amendment to the Galveston Land Development Regulations, Article 2, Uses and Supplemental Standards to modify requirements for Permanent Commercial Uses. Applicant: Michael Gaertner, Sr., Architect

8.

Discussion Items

A.

Discussion of direction from City Council to the Planning Commission regarding permitted uses and design standards for Broadway. (Staff)

B.

Discussion of direction from City Council to the Planning Commission regarding possible regulations regarding vape shops island-wide. (Staff)

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 October 12, 2023, at 10:15 A.M.

Prepared by: Karina Rosales, Planning Technician

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