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File #: 140009    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 1/23/2014 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 3/20/2014
Title: To amend Section 14-701 of the Zoning Code, entitled "Dimensional Standards," and to amend Section 14-702(4) of the Zoning Code, entitled "Maximum Floor Area and Height Bonus Amounts," and to amend Section 14-806 of the Zoning Code, entitled "Off-Street Loading," and to amend Section 14-502 of the Zoning Code, entitled "CTR, Center City Overlay," under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Greenlee
Indexes: ZONING AND PLANNING
Code sections: 14-502 - CTR, Center City Overlay, Title 14 - ZONING AND PLANNING
Attachments: 1. 140009 Exhibit A, As Introduced.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy14000900.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
3/31/20140 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
3/20/20140 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass15:0 Action details Not available
2/27/20140 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/27/20140 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
2/27/20140 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK`S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/25/20140 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
2/25/20140 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
2/25/20140 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
1/23/20140 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
To amend Section 14-701 of the Zoning Code, entitled "Dimensional Standards," and to amend Section 14-702(4) of the Zoning Code, entitled "Maximum Floor Area and Height Bonus Amounts," and to amend Section 14-806 of the Zoning Code, entitled "Off-Street Loading," and to amend Section 14-502 of the Zoning Code, entitled "CTR, Center City Overlay," under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 14-700 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 14-700. DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS.

§14-701. Dimensional Standards.

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(5) CMX-4 and CMX-5 Bulk and Massing Controls.

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(b) Option A: Sky Plane Controls.

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(.1) Sky Plane Standards.

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(.g) If three or more building frontages are subject to the provisions of this § 14-701(5) (CMX-4 and CMX-5 Bulk and Massing Controls) then as an alternative to subsection (.d), above, the building's average of sky plane blockage at each regulated height level of all frontages subject to the sky plane provisions may be used to demonstrate compliance with the allowed blockage of sky plane in Column D of Table 14-701-5.

(.h) L&I shall not issue a zoning permit unless the Commission has determined compliance with this § 14-701(5)(b) (Option A: Sky Plane Controls).

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SECTION 2. Chapter 14-700 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 14-700. DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS.

§14-702. Floor Area and Height Bonuses.

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(4) Maximum Floor Area and Height Bonus Amounts.

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(e) If the property is located in the CMX-5 district, and is included in the Center City/University City Floor Area Ratio area (see § 14-701(3) (Commercial Districts Dimensional Table), the bonuses in this § 14-702 may be used in combinat...

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