Board Meeting Date:
J. William Gilliam,
John W. Mills, Trustee,
Robert C. Counts
Rezoning Request #RZ03-M-01 - Carlin W. Mills and Harold E. Mills, owners,
and J. William Gilliam, Applicant - JWG, LLC
The applicant proposes to
rezone a 1.78-acre parcel located within the Marshall Service District
from R-4 (Residential) to C-2 (
At its last meeting, on
· The proposed facility is a probable high water consumer. The utilization of public water and sewer still must be addressed. Comments on this rezoning have been requested from both the Marshall Water Works and WSA; to date, neither has provided a response.
· Consistency with the Comprehensive Plan is questionable. The adopted Marshall Service District component of the Comprehensive Plan designates this area for commercial highway use. However, the proposed Marshall Plan update being prepared through the Citizen Planning Committee marks this area for medium density residential use with access via Route 622.
· No action was taken by Board at December meeting in order to allow time for the Marshall District Supervisor to meet with the applicant to discuss issues raised by the Planning Commission.
Since the Board’s December meeting, the applicant has met with the Marshall District Supervisor and County staff. It was agreed that the applicant and the Supervisor would schedule further discussions with the Marshall District’s Planning Commissioner and members of the Marshall Planning District Citizens Committee. The focus of these future meetings would be to either define acceptable modifications to this rezoning proposal or identify a more beneficial use for the site.
At the time of this report, no further meetings have been
scheduled and no additional information has been received from the