Meeting Information

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Flathead County Planning Board

October 8, 2014

Lane Ross after-the-fact lakeshore construction permit: A request by Lane Ross for an after-the-fact lakeshore construction permit to bring into compliance previously completed mechanized aquatic weed removal and stock piling of weeds adjacent to and on three properties located on Little Bitterroot Lake.  The mechanized removal of aquatic weeds within the waters of Little Bitterroot Lake and the stockpiling of these weeds within the Lakeshore Protection Zone (LPZ) have been determined by the Planning Director to create a significant impact requiring Planning Board review and a recommendation to the Flathead County Commissioners, per Section 3.2(C)(b) of the Flathead County Lake and Lakeshore Protection Regulations.  The properties are located at 795 Lodgepole Drive, 815 Lodgepole Drive and 805 Lodgepole Drive in Marion, MT.

 

Application  Site Map  Staff Report

Posted 9/19/14

 

Flathead County Subdivision Regulations Text Amendments: A request by Flathead County Planning and Zoning Office for amendments to the text of the Flathead County Subdivision Regulations. The Planning Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed amendments prior to forwarding a recommendation to the Flathead County Commissioners. The Commissioners will also hold a public hearing on the proposed amendments, per 76-3-503 M.C.A. The amendments are intended to make appropriate revisions pursuant to 2013 legislative updates made after the current Subdivision Regulations were last revised in May 2012 and also address internal road paving requirements applicable to recreational vehicle parks. A copy of the specific text of all amendments is available for public review at the Flathead County Planning and Zoning Office, 1035 First Avenue West, Kalispell, MT.

 

Draft Text Amendment   Description of Proposed Amendment   Staff Report

 

Posted 9/19/14 @ 1:32 pm and attached draft text amendment and description

 

September 24 , 2014 Workshop

The Flathead County Planning Board will hold a workshop to discussion the Whitefish area lake and lakeshore options document given to Planning Board by planning staff during new business at the September 10, 2014 regular meeting. (Linked below)

Whitefish Lakeshore Options Analysis

Posted: 9/11/14

 

September 10 , 2014

McMahon-Hannock Zone Change:   A Zone Change request in the Blanchard Lake Zoning District by Michael & Monica McMahon and Charles & Pamela Hannock.  The proposal would change the zoning on approximately 20.7 acres from AG-20 (Agricultural) to SAG-10 (Suburban Agricultural).  The property is located at 288 Squirrel Lane and can legally be described as Assessors Tract 4B in Section 23, Township 30 North, Range 22 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana, and more particularly described as follows:

 Tract 1 of Certificate of Survey No. 9918, located and being in the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 23, Township 30 North, Range 22 West, P.M.M., Flathed County, Montana.

Application   Site Map   Staff Report

linked information 8/27/14 @ 11:58 am

Flathead County Zoning Regulation Text Amendment-Home Occupation:A request by the Flathead County Planning Board for an amendment to the text of the Flathead County Zoning Regulations (regulations) to revise the performance standards regarding home occupations based on the Planning Board’s discussion at a Planning Board workshop on February 24, 2014.  The general character of the specific proposed amendment is:

Changes to restrictions on vehicle traffic for a home occupation currently found in Section 5.06.020(1)(E), and allowing for additional vehicle traffic when the home occupation is reviewed as a conditional use permit by adding Section 5.06.020(2)(C).

Text amendment  Staff Report

(Posted:July 25, 2014 @ 1:47 pm  Update: July 30, 2014 @ 9:50 am Updated: August 1, 2014 @ 11:00 am

Updated: 8/ 22/14 @ 11:20 am)

Flathead County Zoning Regulation Text Amendment-ADU'sA request by the Flathead County Planning Board for an amendment to the text of the Flathead County Zoning Regulations (regulations) to revise the performance standards regarding accessory dwelling units based on the Planning Board’s discussion at a Planning Board workshop on March 12, 2014.  The general character of the specific proposed amendment is:

Amend the regulations by adding ‘Dwelling unit, accessory (ADU)’ to the list of permitted uses in AG-80, AG-40, AG-20, SAG-10, SAG-5, and R-1 zoning districts found in Sections 3.04, 3.05, 3.06, 3.07, 3.08, and 3.09, by adding ‘Dwelling unit, accessory (ADU)’ to the list of conditional uses found in R-2, R-3, R-4, R-5, RA-1 and R-2.5 in Sections 3.10, 3.11, 3.12, 3.13, 3.15 and 3.43, by adding ‘Dwelling unit, accessory (ADU)’ to the list of accessory uses found in Section 5.01.020(1) and 5.01.020(3), by amending Section 5.01.030(7), by adding a parking standard to Section 6.02.060 and a definition to Section 7.05.150.

Text Amendment   Staff Report

Attached staff report-draft text amendment 8/28/14 @ 4:35 pm

 

Flathead County Board of Adjustment

 

October 7 , 2014

MontanaSky Network:  A request by MontanaSky Networks, Inc., for a Conditional Use Permit to amend a previously approved Conditional Use Permit (FCU-14-03) for a transmission tower on a lot located in the ‘B-2 (General Business) Evergreen Enterprise Overlay’.  The applicant is proposing to move the communication tower from the permitted area to an alternate location approximately 112 feet to the south.  The property is located at 2185 US Highway 2 East in Evergreen, MT and can legally be described as Tract 2B of Glacier Mercantile Subdivision in Section 4, Township 28 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

 

Application    Site Map   Staff Report

Posted: 9/11/14

 

Zane Lindsay and Samantha Connor: A request by Zane Lindsay and Samantha Connor, for a Conditional Use Permit to establish ‘multiple principal uses’ on a lot located in the ‘B-2 (General Business) Evergreen Enterprise Overlay’.  The applicants are proposing to add a shop to be used for auto repair and a coffee kiosk on a parcel located at 2624 US Highway 2 East in Evergreen, MT and can legally be described as Tract 1AH in Section 28, Township 29 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

 

Application  Site Map  Staff Report

Posted: 9/11/14