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CITY OF FLOWERY BRANCH NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING VARIANCE APPLICATION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the City of Flowery Branch City Council to consider a time extension of a previously approved variance request for Clarice Bailey, on behalf of MPB Properties and GWB Family Partnership. The original variance required that certain off-street parking areas be constructed by March 7, 2013. The applicant is now seeking to allow an 18 month extension in order to complete the work. The original variance approval modified and/or eliminated requirements identified within the following sections of the City's adopted Zoning Code: Article 9, Nonresidential Zoning Districts, Sect. 9.4 HB, (Highway Business) District imensional Requirements Table 9.2 and Article 10, Development Requirements and Guidelines, Sect. 10.13 Parking Lot Landscaping; and Article 19, Buffers, Tree Protection and Landscaping, Sect. 19.6 Buffer Encroachments and Sect. 19.14 Landscape Strips Required; and Article 21, Parking, Sect. 21.10 General Requirements for Design of Parking Lots, Sect. 21.11 Stormwater Requirements for Large Parking Lots, Sect. 21.12 Parking Space and Aisle Design Specifications, and Sect. 21.15 Off-street Parking Requirements by Use. The subject properties are located at 5540 and 5512 Atlanta Highway. The subject properties are zoned HB (Highway Business) and will not change. WHEN: February 21, 2013 - 6:00 p.m. WHERE: City Hall Council Chambers 5517 Main Street Flowery Branch, GA 30542 MAIL: PO Box 757 TELEPHONE: (770) 967-6371 This matter will be scheduled for consideration by the Flowery Branch City Council to approve the variance following the public hearing. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Mayor and Council have the power to grant variances and impose or delete zoning conditions that may change the application considerably. PERSONS INTERESTED IN THIS MATTER are invited to review the variance application which is on file with the City Clerk of the City of Flowery Branch and to attend the public hearing at the date, time and place provided in this notice, to express their opinion on this matter. Written comments may also be received in lieu of testimony during the public hearing. For more information, contact Marja Burney, at 770-967-6371. Hrg #1: February 21, 2013 6:00 p.m. ************************************************************************* In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the City of Flowery Branch is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for a person with a disability. Please contact Marja Burney at (770) 967-6371 if special program accommodations are necessary and/or if program information is needed in an alternative format. Special requests must be made in a reasonable amount of time in order that accommodations can be arranged. 325448 1/25