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File #: 220918-AA    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: IN COUNCIL - FINAL PASSAGE
File created: 11/17/2022 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action:
Title: Amending Chapter 14-500 of the Philadelphia Zoning Code, entitled "Overlay Zoning Districts," by creating a new subsection, entitled "Cobbs Creek Golf Course Overlay District," all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Jones
Indexes: OVERLAY ZONING DISTRICT, ZONING
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 220918-AA03, As Amended on Floor.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
1/26/20232 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
1/26/20233 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
1/26/20233 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
1/19/20231 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
1/19/20232 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
1/19/20232 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
12/8/20221 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
12/8/20221 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/8/20221 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/6/20221 Committee on Rules     Not available Not available
12/6/20220 Committee on Rules     Not available Not available
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11/17/20220 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available
Title
Amending Chapter 14-500 of the Philadelphia Zoning Code, entitled "Overlay Zoning Districts," by creating a new subsection, entitled "Cobbs Creek Golf Course Overlay District," 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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? 14-535. /CGC, Cobbs Creek Golf Course Overlay District.

(1) Purpose.

The purpose of the Cobbs Creek Golf Course Overlay District ("CGC District") is to encourage and accommodate the redevelopment of a first-class public course.

(2) District Boundaries.

The overlay is bounded by City Avenue, 76th Street, Brockton Road, Haverford Avenue, 67th Street, Callowhill Street, Daggett Street, Race Street, 63rd Street, Market Street, and Cobbs Creek.

(3) Application.

The overlay only applies to land that is zoned SP-PO-A, Special Purpose - Parks and Opens Space, Active.

(4) Steep Slope Protection.

Site Clearing, as defined at ?14-203, and Earth Moving Activities, as defined at ?14-203(105), impacting steep slopes shall each be temporarily exempted from the provisions of ?14-704(2) until July 15, 2024.

(5) Fencing.

Fencing bordering the golf course shall not exceed 15 feet in height, except with respect to fencing and netting located for a driving range, any golf hole or short course in which case fencing, netting, or both (together with supporting poles) shall not exceed 150 feet in height. All fencing shall be exempt from any setback requirement at the approval of adjacent neighbors. If approval cannot be obtained, the setback shall be a minimum of 20' from the property line and buffered by new native trees and shrubs.

(6) Building Height.

The building height for temporary structures shall not exceed fifty (50) feet.

(7) Permanent Structure Requirements.

Construction of permanent structures is not...

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