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File #: 190988.    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 2/7/2020 In control: City Attorney
On agenda: 9/3/2020 Final action: 9/3/2020
Title: Text Change - Amending Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations in the Land Development Code (B) Ordinance No. 190988 An ordinance of the City of Gainesville, Florida, amending the Land Development Code (Chapter 30 of the City of Gainesville Code of Ordinances) by amending accessory dwellings as a permitted use in certain zoning districts with associated regulations; by amending Section 30-2.1 Definitions; by amending Section 30-4.12 Permitted Uses in Transects; by amending Section 30-4.16 Permitted Uses in Residential Districts; by amending Section 30-4.19 Permitted Uses in Mixed-Use and Nonresidential Districts; by amending Section 30-4.23 Permitted Uses in Special Districts; by amending Section 30-5.35 Accessory dwellings; providing directions to the codifier; providing a severability clause; providing a repealing clause; and providing an effective date.
Attachments: 1. 190988C_Staff Report_Supporting Documents_20200402, 2. 190988D_CPB_200227_Minutes_Draft_20200402, 3. 190988E_ADU Presentation_20200820.pdf, 4. 190988_draft ordinance_20200820.pdf, 5. 190988_C-Hayes-Santos Proposed ADU Ordinance Changes Summary_20200820.pdf, 6. 190988_C Hayes-Santos ADU Ordinance proposal by Adrian Hayes-Santos_20200820.pdf, 7. 190988_UPNA Ltr Re ADU Ordinance #190988A_20200820.pdf, 8. 190988_CC Agenda 8-20-2020_20200820.pdf, 9. 190988_revised draft ordinance_20200903.pdf, 10. 190988_Ordinance_20200903.pdf

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Text Change - Amending Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations in the Land Development Code (B)

 

Ordinance No. 190988

 

An ordinance of the City of Gainesville, Florida, amending the Land Development Code (Chapter 30 of the City of Gainesville Code of Ordinances) by amending accessory dwellings as a permitted use in certain zoning districts with associated regulations; by amending Section 30-2.1 Definitions; by amending Section 30-4.12 Permitted Uses in Transects; by amending Section 30-4.16 Permitted Uses in Residential Districts; by amending Section 30-4.19 Permitted Uses in Mixed-Use and Nonresidential Districts; by amending Section 30-4.23 Permitted Uses in Special Districts; by amending Section 30-5.35 Accessory dwellings; providing directions to the codifier; providing a severability clause; providing a repealing clause; and providing an effective date.

 

recommendation

The City Commission adopt the proposed ordinance.

 

explanation

STAFF REPORT

 

NOTE: This ordinance was amended by the City Commission at first reading on 8/20/20. A tracked-changes version of the ordinance showing the amendments made by the City Commission in double strike-through and double underline is provided in the backup.

This ordinance will add Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) as a permitted use within various zoning districts, including single-family zoning districts, with specific regulations to ensure compatibility with existing neighborhoods. The City Plan Board held a public hearing on February 27, 2020, where it voted to recommend approval of this amendment to the Land Development Code. This ordinance requires two hearings and will become effective immediately upon adoption at second reading.

 

 

 




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