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File #: 20-512    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 9/22/2020 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 11/4/2020 Final action:
Title: Realignment of Galaxie Farm Lane
Attachments: 1. Att.A - 2000 Galaxie Farm deed, 2. Att.B - Proposed Plat, 3. Att.C - Proposed Modification Agreement
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AGENDA DATE: 11/4/2020

Realignment of Galaxie Farm Lane

SUBJECT/PROPOSAL/REQUEST: Schedule a public hearing to consider request to realign Galaxie Farm Lane

ITEM TYPE: Consent Action Item

STAFF CONTACT(S): Richardson, Walker, Kamptner, Filardo, Herrick, Rapp, Nedostup, Kanellopoulos

PRESENTER (S): Andy Herrick


REVIEWED BY: Jeffrey B. Richardson

BACKGROUND: Following Board approval on November 8, 2000, the County purchased three parcels along or near Galaxie Farm Lane: Parcels 91-8B, 91-10, and 91-11, referenced in the 2000 Galaxie Farm Deed (Attachment A). Following Board approval on December 18, 2019, the County conveyed Parcel 91-11 to the School Board for a future proposed high school center. Galaxie Farm Lane, over which the County also acquired access in the 2000 purchase, remains the sole access to County-owned Parcel 91-10.

On December 4, 2019, the Board approved a rezoning of two neighboring privately-owned parcels (Parcels 09100000000900 and 09100000001500) from R-1 residential to Planned Residential Development (PRD), a higher density residential development with a mixture of unit types.

STRATEGIC PLAN: Thriving Development Areas: Attract quality employment, commercial, and high-density residential uses into development areas by providing services and infrastructure that encourage redevelopment and private investment while protecting the quality of neighborhoods.

DISCUSSION: As part of its proposed development, the developer is seeking to relocate Galaxie Farm Lane from its current alignment along the southern boundary of Parcel 91-9 to a location squarely within that parcel, as shown on a proposed plat (Attachment B).

The developer has approached the County with a proposed agreement (Attachment C) guaranteeing access across the proposed new alignment in exchange for abandoning the existing private access. Once completed, the proposed new alignment would be dedicated as a public right-of...

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