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File #: 19-1676   
Type: Plan Amendment
In control: Planning Commission
On agenda: 2/13/2019
Posting Language: PLAN AMENDMENT CASE # PA-2018-900022 (Council District 1): A request by Brown & Ortiz, P.C., representative, for approval of a Resolution to amend the Lavaca Neighborhood Plan, a component of the Comprehensive Master Plan of the City, by changing the future land use from “Parks/Recreational” to “Mixed Use” on 0.9553 acres out of NCB 708, located at 600 East Cesar Chavez Boulevard. Staff recommends Approval. (John Osten, Senior Planner, (210) 207-2187,; Development Services Department) (Associated Zoning Case Z-2018-900069)
Attachments: 1. Proposed Land Use, 2. Draft Resolution
Related files: 19-1917, 19-1675
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DEPARTMENT: Development Services

DEPARTMENT HEAD: Michael Shannon


Plan Amendment PA-2018-900022
(Associated Zoning Case Z-2018-900069)

Comprehensive Plan Component: Lavaca Neighborhood Plan

Plan Adoption Date: September 27, 2001

Current Land Use Category: "Parks/Recreational"

Proposed Land Use Category: "Mixed Use"

Planning Commission Hearing Date: February 13, 2019

Case Manager: John Osten, Sr. Planner

Property Owner: San Antonio Housing Authority

Applicant: San Antonio Housing Authority

Representative: Brown & Ortiz, P.C.

Location: 600 East Cesar Chavez Boulevard

Legal Description: Lot 29, Block 8, NCB 708

Total Acreage: 0.9553

Notices Mailed
Owners of Property within 200 feet: 20
Registered Neighborhood Associations within 200 feet: Lavaca Neighborhood Association, Downtown Residents Association
Applicable Agencies: Office of Historic Preservation

Thoroughfare: East Cesar Chavez Boulevard
Existing Character: Primary Arterial Type B
Proposed Changes: None Known

Public Transit: VIA bus routes 26, 30, 230 operate on East Cesar Chavez Boulevard
Comprehensive Plan
Comprehensive Plan Component: Lavaca Neighborhood Association
Plan Adoption Date: September 27, 2001
Plan Goals: Goal 2 of The Lavaca Neighborhood Plan specifically establishes a housing goal to "improve the overall quality of housing while maintaining the historic character within the Lavaca Neighborhood." Objective 2.1 states "Maintain the existing character of the historic residential buildings and encourage compatible infill housing within the neighborhood." And, Action 2.1.2 states "Encourage compatible infill housing on vacant parcels throughout the neighborhood. Compatible housing will maintain the historical and architectural integrity of the neighborhood and help to better utilize vacant and/or unkempt properties."

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