Section 106-620; Res. 223-05; Approving the Preliminary Plat of Old Hawthorne, a major subdivision; granting variances from the Subdivision Regulations


Council Bill No.           R 223-05         


A RESOLUTION

approving the Preliminary Plat of Old Hawthorne, a major subdivision; granting variances from the Subdivision Regulations.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    The City Council hereby approves the Preliminary Plat of Old Hawthorne, dated August, 2005, a major subdivision located on the north side of State Route WW, east of Rolling Hills Road, extended, containing approximately 631.02 acres, and hereby confers upon the subdivider the following rights for a period of seven years from and after 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 date the whole or any part of the subdivision for 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.    Approval of this Preliminary Plat is subject to the condition that the Council does not accept the following street names shown on the Preliminary Plat: “Old Hawthorne Drive,” “North Bridle Bend Road,” “South Bridle Bend Road” and “Saddle Bag Circle.”  Subdivider should work with city staff to provide names for these streets that comply with the provisions of Sec. 25-41 of the City Code.

    SECTION 4.    Subdivider is granted a variance from the requirements of Section 25-26 of the Subdivision Regulations so that the drawings for the plats shall be at a scale of one inch equals 200 feet.

    SECTION 5.    Subdivider is granted a variance from the requirements of Section 25-47(a) of the Subdivision Regulations so that the maximum cul-de-sac length can be extended to 950 feet on Crooked Switch Court and 900 feet on Stable Stone Court.

    ADOPTED this 3rd day of October, 2005.