Section 103-056 Res. 23-02; Approving the Preliminary Plat of Auburn Hills; Granting a Variance from the Subdivision Regulations RE: Pavement Width

Council Bill No.           R 23-02  


approving the Preliminary Plat of Auburn Hills, a major subdivision; granting a variance from the Subdivision Regulations regarding pavement width.


    SECTION 1.  The City Council hereby approves the Preliminary Plat of Auburn Hills, dated December 27, 2001, a major subdivision located on the east side of Rangeline/State Route 763, north of Brown School Road, extended, containing approximately 200.09 acres, and hereby confers upon the subdivider the following rights for a period of seven years from the date of this approval:

    A.    The terms and conditions under which the Preliminary Plat was given will not be changed.

    B.    The subdivider may submit on or before the expiration date the whole or any part of the subdivision for final approval.

    C.    The time for filing the final plat may be extended by the Council for a specified period on such terms and conditions as the Council may approve.

    SECTION 2.  Prior to approval of the Final Plat of this Subdivision, the subdivider shall have completed the improvements required by the Subdivision Regulations, or in lieu of completion of the work and installations referred to, present security to the City Council with surety and conditions satisfactory and acceptable to the City Council, providing for and securing the actual construction and installation of the improvements and utilities within a period of seven years; or put the City Council in an assured position to do the work, obligating the developer to install the improvements indicated on the plat, provided that no occupancy permit will be issued to any person for occupancy of any structure on any street that is not completed in front of the property involved, or the utilities have not been installed to the satisfaction of the City.

    SECTION 3.  This Preliminary Plat is approved subject to the condition that  the “emergency vehicle only” entrance between Tide Water Drive and Edenton Boulevard be constructed to a 15-foot width with two 6-foot wide concrete strips with a 3-foot center grass divider.

    SECTION 4.  Subdivider is granted a variance from the requirements of Section 25-43 of the Subdivision Regulations so that a 38-foot wide pavement shall not be required on Derby Ridge Road located in Auburn Hills.  A 30-foot wide pavement with a 10-foot wide pedestrian way and a 5-foot sidewalk shall be constructed on Derby Ridge Road.

    ADOPTED this 22nd day of January, 2002.