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File #: 18-481    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Work Session - Information Status: Work Session
File created: 8/27/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 9/12/2018 Final action:
Title: ZTA 2017-01 Transient Lodging (aka Homestays).
Attachments: 1. Att. A - ZTA 2017-01 PC Recommended Ordinance Changes, 2. Att. B - Summary of Current Regulations and Recommendations, 3. Att. C - BOS 7-9-18 Work Session
AGENDA DATE: 9/12/2018

TITLE: ZTA 2017-01 Transient Lodging (aka Homestays)

SUBJECT/PROPOSAL/REQUEST: Work session to discuss potential ordinance amendments for transient lodging

ITEM TYPE: Regular Action Item

STAFF CONTACT(S): Richardson, Walker, Graham, McCulley, Svoboda, Ragsdale

PRESENTER (S): Rebecca Ragsdale

LEGAL REVIEW: Not Required

REVIEWED BY: Jeffrey B. Richardson

BACKGROUND: This zoning text amendment (ZTA) was initiated by the Board of Supervisors on May 3, 2017 to consider expanding opportunities for transient lodging, including whole house rental when the owner/manager is not present and rental in attached or multifamily dwelling units. Since it was initiated, a work session was held with the Board to determine the scope and process for the ZTA, a series of public input meetings was held in September 2017, followed by a series of works sessions with the Planning Commission The Commission voted at an April 24, 2018 public hearing to recommended approval of the attached ordinance amendment to the Board. (Attachment A) The Board began a series of work sessions on the recommended ordinance on June 13 and last discussed the topic in a work session on July 9, 2018. Attachment B provides a summary of current zoning regulations, proposed changes recommended by the Planning Commission in the attached ordinance, and Board recommendations and discussions to-date.

STRATEGIC PLAN: Quality Government Operations: Ensure County government's capacity to provide high quality service that achieves community priorities

DISCUSSION: The purpose of this work session is to finalize what regulations the Board would like to advertise for public hearing and next steps in the public process for this zoning text amendment:
1. Discuss potential regulations for smaller Rural Area lots (neighborhoods)
2. Discuss whether to also regulate based on the number of guests as well as the number of guest rooms
3. Discuss next steps in public process prior ...

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