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File #: 160302-A    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/14/2016 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 6/16/2016
Title: Amending Section 14-518 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "/WWA, West Washington Avenue Overlay District," by adding additional standards and making related changes, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Johnson
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy160302-A01.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/20/20161 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/16/20161 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/9/20160 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/9/20160 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/9/20160 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
6/9/20161 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/9/20161 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
6/7/20160 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/7/20160 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/7/20160 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
4/14/20160 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
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Amending Section 14-518 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "/WWA, West Washington Avenue Overlay District," by adding additional standards and making related changes, all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

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

TITLE 14. ZONING AND PLANNING.

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CHAPTER 14-500. OVERLAY ZONING DISTRICTS.

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§ 14-518. /WWA, West Washington Avenue Overlay District.

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(3) Additional Standards for lots zoned CMX-3.

(a) Applicability.

The provisions of this § 14-518(3) apply to lots zoned CMX-3 within the /WWA overlay district, provided these provisions shall expire on December 31, 2021.

(b) Uses.

Notwithstanding the provisions of § 14-502(5) (Supplemental Use Controls), § 14-518(2) (Use Regulations), and any other provision of this Zoning Code, the following additional use provisions shall apply:

(.1) Eating and drinking establishments shall be a permitted use.

(.2) Non-accessory structured and accessory parking shall be permitted uses for lots with at least 20,000 sq. ft. of the ground floor area occupied by at least one office, retail sales, commercial services, or public, civic, or institutional use, provided that the use as an accessory surface parking shall expire on December 31, 2019 .


(c) Maximum Occupied Area.

The maximum occupied area as a percentage of the lot shall be 90% for lots with at least 20,000 sq. ft. of the ground floor area occupied by office, retail sales, commercial services, or public, civic, or institutional uses.

(d) Parking and Loading.

(.1) Notwithstanding any other requirements of this Zoning Code, the requirements of § 14-502(6)(d) (Parking Garage Ground Floor Use Controls) shall only apply to portions of a parking garage with frontage along Broad Street or Washington Avenue.

(.2) The ground floor facade of a parking garage, except ...

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