Public Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
BERKLEY CITY PLANNING COMMISSION – ELECTRONIC MEETING

A Public Hearing will be held by the Berkley City Planning Commission on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 7:07 p.m. or as near thereto as the matter may be reached in an electronic virtual meeting, in accordance with Executive Order No. 2020-154. The Planning Commission shall hold a public hearing to consider adding Section 138-226 to Chapter 138 Zoning, Article IV Off-Street Parking and Loading.

The Planning Commission is proposing to add Section 138-226 Parking Requirement Modification During Site Plan Review, in order to grant the Planning Commission the authority to modify a parking requirement during site plan review based on evidence provided by the applicant. Complete copies of the proposed ordinance is available at www.berkleymich.org/urbanplanning.

AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE PUBLIC HEARING, the City Planning Commission will make a recommendation to the City Council regarding the proposed ordinance. The City Council will hear the proposed ordinance in two separate public meetings and shall have final authority for adoption.

Comments regarding the request may be made in person on the night of the Public Hearing or may be made in writing. All written comments must be submitted to the Building Department before 5:00 p.m. on the date of the Public Hearing.

Click here to view the Public Notice. 

Click here to view the Adding Section 138-226 of Chapter 138, Zoning, Of the City of Berkley Code of Ordinances to Allow Parking Requirement Modifications During Site Plan Review.

If you would like to Join the Zoom Meeting: https://berkleymich.zoom.us/j/93323204434 
Dial by Phone: 1-312-626-6799 
Meeting ID: 933 2320 4434 

You can also watch the meeting: www.berkleymich.org/livestream/planning_commission_livestream.php

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
BERKLEY CITY PLANNING COMMISSION – ELECTRONIC MEETING

A Public Hearing will be held by the Berkley City Planning Commission on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 7:07 p.m. or as near thereto as the matter may be reached in an electronic virtual meeting, in accordance with Executive Order No. 2020-154. The Planning Commission shall hold a public hearing to consider amendments to Division 7 of Article VI of Chapter 138, Zoning, of the City of Berkley Code of Ordinances to Modify Site Plan Review Procedure.

The proposed amendments are as follows:
  1. Section 138-677(a) to specify any development not located in single family residential districts shall require site plan approval.
  2. Section 138-677(c)(4) to clarify the percentage change in exterior surface material per façade that will require site plan approval.
  3. Section 138-677(c)(5) to require site plan approval for a reduction in size and/or number of windows.
  4. Section 138-678(1) to clarify administrative review standards for percentage of façade alterations.
  5. Section 138-678(3) to clarify that accessory structures located in single family residential districts shall not require Planning Commission review and approval.
  6. Section 138-678 to allow city staff to request site plan approval by the Planning Commission, based on size, scope, and/or intensity of a proposed project.
  7. Section 138-680(18) to require the presentation of samples of color and materials for review by the Planning Commission.
  8. Section 138-682 to clarify standards for major or minor revisions of approved site plans.
  9. Section 138-684 to allow Planning Commission to grant up to two one-year extensions of site plan approvals prior to the expiration of the site plan approval.

A complete copy of the proposed ordinance is available at www.berkleymich.org/urbanplanning.

AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE PUBLIC HEARING, the City Planning Commission will make a recommendation to the City Council regarding the proposed ordinance. The City Council will hear the proposed ordinance in two separate public meetings and shall have final authority for adoption.

Comments regarding the request may be made in person on the night of the Public Hearing or may be made in writing. All written comments must be submitted to the Building Department before 5:00 p.m. on the date of the Public Hearing.

Click here to view the Public Notice. 

Click here to view Amending Division 7 of Article VI of Chapter 138, Zoning, of the City of Berkley Code of Ordinances to Modify Site Plan Review Procedure.

If you would like to Join the Zoom Meeting: https://berkleymich.zoom.us/j/93323204434
Dial by Phone: 1-312-626-6799
Meeting ID: 933 2320 4434

You can also watch the meeting: www.berkleymich.org/livestream/planning_commission_livestream.php


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