Planning Board

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Meeting Information

January 08, 2020

1.   FZC-19-20   A zone change request by Sharon Sharp Lobo for property in the Bigfork Zoning District.  The proposal would change the zoning on property located at 460 Coverdell Road, Bigfork, MT from SAG-10 (Suburban Agricultural) and SAG-5 (Suburban Agricultural) to SAG-5 (Suburban Agricultural).  The total acreage involved in the request is approximately 20 acres and can legally be described as follows:

  • A tract of land in the North half of the Southeast Quarter (N½SE¼) of Section 13, Township 27 North, Range 20 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana, also known as:
  • Parcel B of Certificate of Survey No. 10904

This item was reviewed by the Bigfork Land Use Advisory Committee on Thursday, December 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm at Bethany Lutheran Church, 8559 Highway 35, Bigfork, MT.

 Staff Report    Application    Supplemental Information    Vicinity Map   

2.    FZC-19-21    A zone change and neighborhood plan amendment request by Marilyn Noonan, for property in the Highway 93 North Zoning District.  The proposal would change the zoning on property located at 132 Tronstad Road near Kalispell, MT from SAG-10 (Suburban Agricultural) to B-2 (General Business).  The total acreage involved in the request is 4.83 acres and can legally be described as follows:

  • A tract of land lying in Government Lot 4 of Section 18, Township 29 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana described as follows:
  • Commencing at the Northwest corner of said Lot 4; thence Easterly upon the Northerly boundary of said Government Lot 4, a distance of 80.00 feet to the Easterly right of way line of U.S. Highway No. 93; thence South 00°06’00” West upon the Easterly right of way line of said U.S. Highway No. 93, a distance of 30.00 feet to the Southerly right of way of the County Road and True Point of Beginning; thence South 00°06’00” West upon the Easterly right of way of U.S. Highway No. 93, a distance of 466.90 feet; thence Easterly and parallel with the Southerly boundary of the right of way of the County Road, a distance of 466.90 feet; thence North 00°06’00” East and parallel with the Easterly boundary of said U.S. Highway No. 93 a distance of 466.90 feet to the Southerly right of way of the County Road; thence Westerly upon the Southerly right of way of the County Road, a distance of 466.90 feet to the Place of Beginning.
  • Excepting Therefrom that portion deeded to the State of Montana for highway purposes, recorded April 30, 1956 in Book 387, Page 324 as Doc. No. 2871, records of Flathead County, Montana
  • Also Excepting Therefrom that portion deeded to the State of Montana for highway purposes, recorded March 5, 1991 as Dec. No. 91-064-10300, records of Flathead County, Montana.
  • Also Excepting Therefrom that portion deeded to the State of Montana for highway purposes, recorded January 24, 2002 as Doc. No. 2002-024-10020 records of Flathead County, Montana.

Staff Report    Application  Supplemental Information   

3.    FCMU-19-01    A request from G&M Trust with technical assistance from Bruce Boody Landscape Architecture for a Major Land Use Review for ‘Guest Cabins’ within the Middle Canyon Region of the C.A.L.U.R.S (Canyon Area) Zoning District.  Access to the property exists via Grizzly Spur.  The property is located at 1449 and 1453 Grizzly Spur, West Glacier and contains approximately 23 acres and can legally be described as Tract 1C in Gov’t Lot 1 and 2 and Tract 2A in Gov’t Lot 1 in Section 09, Township 31 North, Range 19 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana. 

Staff Report    Application    Site Maps

This item was reviewed by the Middle Canyon Land Use Advisory Committee on Wednesday, November 20 @ 7:00 pm at the West Glacier Fire Hall 100 Rea Road in West Glacier.

Information added 12.18.2019 @ 12:06 pm, additional information added 12/26/2019 @ 11:16 am

December 11, 2019

1.  FZC-19-18   A zone change request by Paul Arends, on behalf of Riverside Vineyard Church for property in the Highway 93 North Zoning District.  The proposal would change the zoning on property located at 3171 Highway 93 North in Kalispell, MT from SAG-10 (Suburban Agricultural) to B-3/HO (Community Business/Highway Overlay).  The total acreage involved in the request is approximately 4.7 acres and can legally be described as follows:

  • Parcel C of Certificate of Survey No. 9429, a tract of land situated, lying and being in the Southwest Quarter of Section 19, Township 29 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

Staff Report   Application   Application Supplements    Vicinity Map

2.  FZC-19-19    A zone change request by Randal W. & Cynthia A. Remington and Timothy L. Ohler for properties in the Willow Glen Zoning District.  The proposal would change the zoning on properties located at 602 and 616 Willow Glen Drive, Kalispell, MT from R-2 (One Family Limited Residential) to R-5 (Two Family Residential).  The total acreage involved for the two parcels is 5.88 acres and can legally be described as follows:

  • Lot 11 in Block 1 of Greenacres in Section 20, Township 28 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.
  • Lot 10 and the south Half of Lot 9 of Block 1 of Greenacres in Section 20, Township 28 North, Range 21 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montan

Staff Report  Application

Agenda added 11/21/2019 @ 11:46 am

August 14, 2019

4.  FPP-19-10    A request from the Saint Herman Orthodox Church and the Stimer Family Trust, with technical assistance from Meridian Land Surveying, Inc. for preliminary plat approval of Saint Herman Subdivision, a proposal to create two (2) lots-one residential lot and one lot to be used by the Saint Herman Orthodox Church on approximately 40.822 acres.  The applicants are proposing individual wells and septic systems and primary access to the proposed church lot will be from Morning View Drive and access to the house will remain along North Hill Road.  The property is located at 285 North Hill Road and can legally be described as Tract 2A in SW4NW4, in Section 16, Township 28 North, Range 22 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

Staff Report    Application    Plat Map

Agenda added on 7/23/2019 @ 12:41 pm , information added 7/31/2019 @ 3:00 pm and on 8/29/2019 @ 10:56 am

May 10, 2017

FPPUD-16-01 Thornton Motorsports LLC/FPP-16-07 Montana Raceway Subdivision: A request from APEC Engineering, Inc., on behalf of Thornton Motorsports, LLC for Preliminary Planned Unit Development (PUD) and Preliminary Plat approval of Montana Raceway Subdivision, a 57-lot residential subdivision located at 3790 Highway 93 North near Kalispell. Containing approximately 40.6 acres, the subject property is located within the Highway 93 North zoning district and is currently zoned AG-40 Agricultural.  The applicant has also requested a zone change from AG-40 to R-1 with an overlay PUD to increase density.  The lots would be served by a public water supply and individual wastewater treatment systems with common drain fields.

PUD Staff Report   Application   PUD Map      Subdivision Staff Report     Application   EA Report    Plat Map

 

December 14, 2016

FZC-16-12 Thornton Motorsports LLC-A zone change request in the Highway 93 North Zoning District by APEC Engineering Inc., on behalf of Thornton Motorsports, LLC.  The proposal would change the zoning on a parcel containing approximately 40.6 acres from AG-40 (Agricultural) to R-1(Suburban Residential).  The subject property is located at 3790 Highway 93 North near Kalispell.

Staff Report   Application   Site Map

Information posted 11.23.16 @ 8:35 am, Information updated 12-2-16 @ 9:27 am

Workshop Information

January 8, 2020

Discussion regarding the Proposed PUD Amendments and Proposed AG Zone Consolidation

Memo from Director

information added 12/26/2019 @ 11:20 am