LUZ Reports

SH Land Use and Zoning Report 2018 November

On October 24, the Planning Commission approved a change to the Cottage Courts development at 3075 S 900 East.  They were approved to build 8 homes on 900 east, off a street down the middle, with only the two houses on 900 East facing the street.  they requested to be ...
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Single Room Occupancy (SRO) Nov 14 2018 Planning Commission

Single Room Occupancy zone is proposed for the following areas of Sugar House, marked in the colored areas.  This will be heard on the Planning Commission Agenda November 14, 530 pm Room 326 City County Building 451 S State Street.  It is a public hearing, you will have two minutes ...
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SH LUZ Report 2018 Sept/Oct

Administrative Interpretation Blue Boutique - 1383 E 2100 South had a complaint that signs were too large and whether they are window signs or display windows.  The finding was that there was an overabundance of window signs and the signs should occupy  no more than the allowed percentage, and displays ...
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SH LUZ REPORT 2018JULY/AUGUST

Blue Boutique Signs - A citizen complained that the signs were too big, and the city enforced on the sign.  Signs are allowed to be 25% of a window, in this case, the signs covered 100% of the window. Larger signs must be licensed.  Signs that face the outside are subject ...
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TAG 700 Planned Development 2593 South 700 East

This is a request for a Planned Development at 2593 South 700 East.  The parcel is zoned RMF-30:  Low Density Multi-Family Residential.  The parcel is approximately 115' deep and 74' wide. Request Description: Jordan Atkin, the property owner, has submitted a Planned Development application to develop the subject property with ...
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SH LUZ REPORT 2018 June

On April 11 SLC Planning Commission (PC) denied the request to close the alley at 1249 Crystal Avenue.  Here are the minutes of that meeting  This will now go to the City Council for a final decision.  We initially supported the proposal, but after reading the PC staff report, decided ...
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The Fairmont Conditional Building and Site Design Review

This is a request for approval to build a six story apartment building on the SW corner of Elm Avenue and McClelland.  The development is 60′ in height, includes 59 apartments and 79 parking spaces. Buildings over 30′ in height in the Sugar House Business District are required to go ...
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Hopkins Estate Planned Development (1950 & 1960 South 1700 East)

This is a request for a Planned Development in an R 1/7000 Single-Family Residential District.  Clayton Homes, representing Ronald Janet and David Hopkins, owners of the two subject parcels, has proposed to construct five detached single-family homes at 1950 & 1960 South 1700 East.  The project requires the demolition of ...
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2660 Highland Drive Planned Development

NEW PETITION The Planning Division has received a Planned Development petition for four proposed free standing single-unit dwellings with a private driveway.  This is on a single parcel located at 2660 S Highland Drive.  The parcel is .46 of an acre and currently zoned single-family R-2.  This is a Planned ...
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SH LUZ Report 2018 May

Salt Lake City has withdrawn its request to have us review Text Amendments for Lot Width Standards in Multi-Family Residential Zoning Districts. Planning is going to move forward with changes to housing mitigation first.  Housing mitigation usually means if you tear down a housing unit, but don’t replace it, you have to ...
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Zoning Text Amendment Related to Signs in the Open Space District

Applicant LRHammel Realty, LLC owns land located at 2471 South 1700 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84106, upon which Applicant's affiliate, LRHammel Management dba Salt Lake Tennis & Health Club ("SLT"), operates a tennis and health facility.  ...
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SH LUZ Report 2018 April

The Land Use and Zoning Committee met March 19.  We discussed the request for achange to the Maximum Area per Sign Face for flat signs in Open Space Districts to be as large as 200 square feet.  Currently, a 60 square foot sign is allowed. Crystal Avenue Alley Vacation at ...
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SH LUZ Report 2018 March

On February 14, the Planning Commission approved the townhomes at 2473 South 700 East.  The driveway was moved to the North, rather than the South side of the project, which made it more appealing. On February 28, the Planning Commission approved changes to Conditional Building and Site Design Process, and approved the ...
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SH LUZ Report 2018 January

Changes to the Accessory Dwelling Units  Ordinance has been sent back to Planning by the City Council on December 5 for one more round of edits.  Hopefully, this will be back on their agenda in January. There is not consensus among the members. The City Council Adopted the 21 and ...
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