Section 103-542; Res. 194-02A; Approving the Preliminary Plat of Highlands Circle; Granting a Variance RE: Tier Lots

Council Bill No.         R 194-02A           


approving the Preliminary Plat of Highlands Circle, a major subdivision; granting a variance from the Subdivision Regulations regarding tier lots.


    SECTION 1.  The City Council hereby approves the Preliminary Plat of Highlands Circle, dated August 22, 2002, a major subdivision located on the southwest corner of Highlands Court and Bentpath Drive, containing 12.21 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.  Subdivider is granted a variance from the requirements of Section 25-53(3)(b) of the Subdivision Regulations so that the tier lot stems located on Lots 4 and 5 may be constructed to exceed 250 feet in length.

    ADOPTED this 7th day of October, 2002.