City of Albuquerque
File #: O-24-11   
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 3/18/2024 In control: City Council
Final action: 6/17/2024
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Adopting A Small Area Text Amendment To The Integrated Development Ordinance For The Volcano Heights Urban Center To Allow Drive-Throughs In Mixed-Use Zone Districts (Lewis, by request)
Sponsors: Brook Bassan (By Request)
Attachments: 1. O-11, 2. O-11 Supporting Documents PR-2018-001843_RZ-2023-00044_VHUC
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
6/17/2024 City Council PassedPass Action details
6/3/2024 City Council PostponedPass Action details
5/20/2024 City Council Accepted Without Recommendation  Action details
5/15/2024 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee Sent to Council Without RecommendationPass Action details
4/10/2024 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee PostponedPass Action details
3/18/2024 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
3/18/2024 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY SIXTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. O-24-11 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Dan Lewis, by request


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Adopting A Small Area Text Amendment To The Integrated Development Ordinance For The Volcano Heights Urban Center To Allow Drive-Throughs In Mixed-Use Zone Districts (Lewis, by request)
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WHEREAS, the City Council adopted an update to the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Comprehensive Plan ("Comp Plan") in 2017 via R-16-108 (Enactment No. R-2017-026); and
WHEREAS, the Comp Plan designated and mapped the Volcano Heights Urban Center (VHUC) in an area surrounding the intersection of Paseo del Norte and Unser Boulevard and west of the Petroglyph National Monument; and
WHEREAS, the Comp Plan adopted goals and policies that establish Urban Centers as walkable, pedestrian-oriented, and mixed-use areas of the city; and
WHEREAS, the Comp Plan adopted goals and policies that acknowledge the significance of the Petroglyph National Monument as a cultural and natural landscape; and
WHEREAS, the Comp Plan adopted goals and policies that encourage context-sensitive development that respects the unique landscape surrounding the Petroglyph National Monument; and
WHEREAS, the Comp Plan adopted goals and policies that encourage economic development, providing more services and jobs near residents; and
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted the Integrated Development Ordinance (IDO) to implement Comp Plan Goals and Policies; and
WHEREAS, the VHUC includes properties zoned Non-residential Business Park (NR-BP), Mixed-use Medium Intensity (MX-M), and Mixed-use High Intensity (MX-H); and
WHEREAS, the IDO currently prohibits drive-through and drive-up uses in Mixed-use zone districts within the VHUC; and
WHEREAS, the IDO allows drive-through and drive-up uses in Non-residential zone districts within the VHUC; and
WHEREAS, Councilor Lewis proposed a small area text amendment f...

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