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File #: R-17-160   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted
File created: 2/6/2017 In control: City Council
Final action: 3/20/2017
Enactment date: 4/7/2017 Enactment #: R-2017-030
Title: Declaring A Moratorium Of Up To Six Months Or Until The Updated Integrated Development Ordinance Is Finally Acted Upon By The City Council, Whichever First Occurs, On Zone Changes And The Issuance Of Certain Building Permits For Mixed Use Development Pursuant To The NFMXD Zone Within The Adopted Boundaries Of The North 4th Street Rank Three Corridor Plan (Benton)
Attachments: 1. R-160, 2. R-160Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
4/7/2017 City Clerk Published  Action details
4/7/2017 Mayor Not Signed by the Mayor  Action details
3/30/2017 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
3/20/2017 City Council Passed as AmendedPass Action details
3/20/2017 City Council AmendedPass Action details
3/6/2017 City Council PostponedPass Action details
2/22/2017 City Council Accepted Without Recommendation  Action details
2/15/2017 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee Sent to Council Without RecommendationPass Action details
2/15/2017 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee PostponedFail Action details
2/6/2017 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
2/6/2017 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY SECOND COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-17-160 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton


RESOLUTION
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Declaring A Moratorium Of Up To Six Months Or Until The Updated Integrated Development Ordinance Is Finally Acted Upon By The City Council, Whichever First Occurs, On Zone Changes And The Issuance Of Certain Building Permits For Mixed Use Development Pursuant To The NFMXD Zone Within The Adopted Boundaries Of The North 4th Street Rank Three Corridor Plan (Benton)
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DECLARING A MORATORIUM OF UP TO SIX MONTHS OR UNTIL THE UPDATED INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE IS FINALLY ACTED UPON BY THE CITY COUNCIL, WHICHEVER FIRST OCCURS, ON ZONE CHANGES AND THE ISSUANCE OF CERTAIN BUILDING PERMITS FOR MIXED USE DEVELOPMENT PURSUANT TO THE NFMXD ZONE WITHIN THE ADOPTED BOUNDARIES OF THE NORTH 4th STREET RANK THREE CORRIDOR PLAN.
WHEREAS, the City adopted the North 4th Street Corridor Plan ("Corridor Plan") in 2010; and
WHEREAS, the City is currently developing an Integrated Development Ordinance (IDO) that would establish a modern, city-wide system of tailorable zones and design standards; and
WHEREAS, the proposed IDO would establish updated, detailed standards for vertical and horizontal building articulation, pedestrian entrances, windows and other characteristics aimed at creating an attractive, walkable built environment; and
WHEREAS, recent developments on 4th Street built under the standards of the Corridor Plan have indicated that the development standards of that Plan's form-based North Fourth Mixed Use District (NFMXD) zone may not provide enough direction with regard to building articulation and fa?ade appearances along major public thoroughfares; and
WHEREAS, community members have requested that the Corridor's design standards be reviewed and strengthened to encourage development that is more appropriate to the local context; and
WHEREAS, the city proposes to repl...

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