City Council Meeting Notices

Planning Commission Agenda 10/2/14

Thursday, October 02, 2014 7:00 PM

OCTOBER 2, 2014

6:30 P.M.

Review docket items

7:00 P.M.

Roll Call

Approve the Minutes of the September 4, 2014 meeting

Opening Remarks

Docket No. 02-03-14                        
13100 Madison Avenue
Lakewood One Stop
The request for a conditional use was granted at the February 6, 2014 Planning Commission meeting.  The Planning Commission has asked for the recall of hearing for this item because the owner is storing rental trucks on the property, which is not permitted.

Ibrahim Fekieh, applicant requests the review and approval of a Conditional Use Permit to operate a gasoline service station, pursuant to Schedule 1129.02 (table) - Permitted Uses in Commercial Districts.  This property is located in a C-2 Commercial and Business district.  

Docket No. 10-25-14                       
Update to the Planning Commission Regarding the Recommended Changes to the City’s Parking
Code as Presented by Bryce Sylvester, Planning and Development
This is an update to the presentation given at the September 4, 2014 Planning Commission meeting.  The Department of Planning and Development has spent several months reviewing the City’s current parking code with the goal of establishing flexible vehicle parking requirements that support the Community’s Vision to provide safe, convenient, and integrated transportation options throughout the city.  Bryce Sylvester, City Planner, City of Lakewood, will present updated changes for consideration by the Planning Commission. 

Docket No. 10-26-14                    
Update to the Planning Commission Regarding the Traffic/Parking Study for Birdtown
Neighborhood, Presented by Andy Comer, Engineer, TMS Engineers, Inc.

Following the approval of the Birdtown Brewery, the Planning and Development Department contracted with TMS Engineers to conduct a traffic/parking study for entire neighborhood to assess the potential impact of the current and future development on the neighborhood.  The purpose of the study is to identify short and long term strategies to ensure future commercial development has minimal impact on parking and traffic flow in the neighborhood.  Andy Comer of TMS Engineers will present their findings. 

Docket No. 10-27-14                         
Update to the Planning Commission Regarding the Planned Development, Chapter 1156 of
Lakewood’s Zoning Code as presented by Dru Siley, Director, Planning and Development

With the upcoming sale of McKinley Elementary to a private developer, now is a good time to begin reviewing the Planned Development zoning chapter that may be applied to this property. Planning Director Dru Siley will take the Commission through the chapter explaining the spirit of the code plus the options and the flexibility set forth in the code.  


Committee of the Whole Meeting

Monday, October 06, 2014 6:00 PM

The Committee of the Whole will meet Monday, October 6, 2014, at 6:00 pm in the Council Conference Room (2nd floor),  Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue; Lakewood, Ohio.   The agenda is as follows:

  1. Charter Review Commission recommendations - Proposed Third Amended Charter Review.
  2. Civil Service Committee Recommendations regarding Council/Mayor Salary. (Referred 7/7/14)
  3. RESOLUTION NO. 8765-14 – A RESOLUTION to submit the Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 One-Year Action Plan of the Consolidated Plan, which includes dollar allocations and activities for federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds, and incorporates the City’s application for CDBG funds, ESG funds, HOME investment Partnership funds, and all amendments thereto and all understandings and assurances contained therein, to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  (REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE 9/15/14)
  4. October 6, 2014 Council Meeting Agenda Procedural Review

Mary Louise Madigan, Chair

Active Living Task Force Meeting Dates

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 7:00 PM

The Active Living Recreation Task Force meetings will be held on the following dates in the City Council Conference Room (2nd floor) of Lakewood City Hall; 12650 Detroit Avenue. All meetings start at 7:00 p.m.

  • October 7th
  • October 21st
  • November 5th (Wednesday)
  • November 18th

Lakewood City Council Meeting Dates 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014 7:30 PM

1ST & 3RD MONDAYS AT 7:30 P.M.

Lakewood City Council will meet on the following dates in 2014:

JANUARY 6, 2014
*JANUARY 21, 2014
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
*FEBRUARY 18, 2014
MARCH 3, 2014
MARCH 17, 2014
APRIL 7, 2014
APRIL 21, 2014
MAY 5, 2014
MAY 19, 2014
JUNE 2, 2014
JUNE 16, 2014
JULY 7, 2014
JULY 21, 2014
*SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
OCTOBER 6, 2014
OCTOBER 20, 2014
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
DECEMBER 1, 2014
DECEMBER 15, 2014

* Exceptions due to City-observed Holiday Mondays

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