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File #: 200118    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: IN MAYOR'S OFFICE
File created: 2/6/2020 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 6/23/2022
Title: Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising certain provisions of Chapter 14-700, entitled "Development Standards," by revising bulk and massing controls within CMX-4 and CMX-5 zoning districts, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Squilla, Councilmember O'Neill
Indexes: DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS, ZONING AND PLANNING
Code sections: Title 14 - ZONING AND PLANNING
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 20011800.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/23/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/15/20220 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/15/20220 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/15/20220 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
6/13/20220 Committee on Rules Cancellation of Scheduled Public Hearing   Action details Not available
2/6/20200 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising certain provisions of Chapter 14-700, entitled "Development Standards," by revising bulk and massing controls within CMX-4 and CMX-5 zoning districts, 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 14-700. DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS

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? 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.

The bulk and massing provisions of this ? 14-701(5)(b) apply to any lot frontage facing a street 50 ft. or more in width, except for lots that are located across a street from a public park and where the distance from the lot frontage to the furthest boundary of the public park is greater than 200 ft. The street width shall be the width of the right-of-way as confirmed on the City Plan of streets.

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(.2) Chestnut Street and Walnut Street Regulations

The maximum width of a building frontage located along Walnut Street or Chestnut Street shall be 100 ft. for corner lots and 60 ft. for intermediate lots.


(c) Option B: Open Area, Building Width, Spacing, Height Controls.

(.1) Open Area Above Ground Level.

The following standards apply to all CMX-4 and CMX-5 [lots.] lots, except for lots with frontage on Sansom Street. All height measurements shall include mechanical space:

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(.5) Sansom Street Regulations.

[The maximum building height for lots fronting on Sansom Street between Front Street and the Schuylkill River, except within 130 ft. east of the east side of Broad Street or within 130 ft. west of the west side of Broad Street, shall be 320 ft.]
The following standards apply to lots with frontage on Sansom Street between Front Street and the Schuylkill River, ...

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