Planning and Zoning Decisions

The following is an updated list of upcoming Board and Commission meetings and administrative decisions along with links to accompanying applications and information on each.

Please follow the link on each decision to view the application packets. Some of the packets may take a moment to load. If there is not an application link available, please contact the Community Development Department for a copy (678-382-6800).


Upcoming Decisions

Administrative Decisions

Preliminary Plat: 4860 Adams Road, with hydrology report. The tax parcel number is 18 360 01 041.

 

AP 19-05Amy Andrews, owner of 4698 Stonehenge Drive, requests an administrative permit to construct a 6-foot tall fence in a side street yard. The tax parcel number is 18 356 07 012.

DecisionApproved with Conditions, July 10, 2019

 

AP 19-06: Jorge Zumbado, on behalf of Brian Bill, owner of 1499 Trotters Cove, requests an administrative permit to encroach the front yard setback by up to 10% for a porch addition. The tax parcel number is 18 375 05 034.

Decision: Approved with Condtions, September 3, 2019

 

Board Decisions

June 6, 2019 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

ZBA 19-08 (SE 19-02): Laurel David, on behalf of GDE Renovations, owners of 4651 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, seeks in relation to a new office building: 1. a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-73 to encroach the front yard setback; 2. a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-228 for relief from parking lot interior landscaping requirements; 3. a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-230 to reduce a required transition yard buffer; and 4. a Special Exception per Chapter 27, Sec. 27-416 to reduce minimum off-street parking and loading ratios by more than 10%. The Tax Parcel ID is 18 352 04 002.

Decision: Approved with Conditions

 

ZBA 19-10: Robert Donner, owner of 5361 Seaton Way, seeks a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-58, to encroach the side yard setback to permit an existing accessory structure. The Tax Parcel ID is 18 373 08 023.

Decision: Approved with Conditions

 

June 10, 2019 Mayor and City Council Meeting

MA 19-01Laurel David, attorney for the owner, on behalf of Branch Ashwood Associates, L.P., owner of 1250 Meadow Lane Road, and 500, 600, and 700 Ashwood Parkway, Dunwoody, Georgia seeks a major modification to conditions of zoning.  The tax parcel numbers for the site are 18-350-02-001, 18-350-02-003, 18-349-01-037, and 18-349-01-046.

Decision: Approved with Conditions

 

June 11, 2019 Planning Commission Meeting

Review and consideration of text amendments regarding public art (Chapter 20).

Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

 

Review and consideration of text amendments regarding the zoning code (Chapter 27).

Recommendation: Approval with Conditions

 

July 9, 2019 Planning Commission Meeting

Alex Brock, attorney for the owner, on behalf of GMC Real Estate Acquisitions, LLC, owner of 11 Ravinia Parkway, Dunwoody, GA 30346 seeks the following:

  1. RZ19-02: To rezone the property from its current OCR (Office, Commercial, Residential) District conditional zoning classification to an PC-2 (Perimeter Center) District.

Decision: Recommended Approval with Conditions

 

July 11, 2019 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

ZBA 19-11: Laurel David, attorney for the owner, on behalf of Branch Ashwood Associates, L.P., owner of 1250 Meadow Lane Road, and 500, 600, and 700 Ashwood Parkway, Dunwoody, GA seeks in relation to a new commercial development: 1) a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-73 to reduce all setbacks to a minimum of zero (0) feet; 2) a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-73 to increase the maximum lot coverage from 80% to 86%; and 3) a variance from Chapter 16, Section 16-78 to encroach the City’s 75-foot stream buffer.  The tax parcel numbers for the site are 18-350-02-001, 18-350-02-003, 18-349-01-037, and 18-349-01-046.

Decision: Approval with conditions

 

ZBA 19-12: Margaret McNeil, owner of 5002 Pine Bark Circle, seeks a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-267, to construct a fence in the street yard at a height greater than allowed by right.  The tax parcel number is 18 365 05 001.

Decision: Denial

 

ZBA 19-13:  Aaron McGinnis, on behalf of John McCarthy, owner of 4966 Vernon Springs Drive, seeks a variance from Chapter 16, Section 16-78 to encroach the City’s 75-foot stream buffer for a front and rear yard addition.  The tax parcel number is 18 367 09 034.

Decision: Approval with conditions

 

July 22, 2019 Mayor and City Council Meeting

Review and consideration of text amendments regarding the zoning code (Chapter 27).

Decision: Approved

 

August 26, 2019 Mayor and City Council Meeting

J. Ethan Underwood, attorney for the owner, on behalf of RRR 2018, LLC, owner of 5318 and 5328 Roberts Drive, Dunwoody, GA, 30338, seeks the following:

  1. RZ19-01: To rezone the property from its current R-100 (Single-dwelling Residential) District zoning classification to an R-50 (Single-dwelling Residential) District. 

Decision: Withdrawn without Prejudice

 

September 5, 2019 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

ZBA 19-14: Nancy Friedberg, owner of 2930 Four Oaks Drive, Dunwoody, GA 30360 seeks a variance from Chapter 16, Section 16-78 to encroach the City’s 75-foot stream buffer for a home addition.  The tax parcel number is 06 279 04 018.

Decision: Approved with Conditions

 

ZBA 19-15: Norm Hughes, on behalf of Paul Kelly Wheeler, owner of 5434 Trowbridge Drive, Dunwoody, GA 30338, seeks a variance from Chapter 16, Section 16-78 to encroach the City’s 75-foot stream buffer for the construction of a new home.  The tax parcel number is 18 381 01 041.

Decision: Deferred Indefinitely

 

ZBA 19-16: Kenneth and Rebecca Farber, owners of 5506 Redbark Way, Dunwoody, GA 30338, seeks a variance  from Chapter 16, Section 16-78 to encroach the City’s 75-foot stream buffer for a home addition.  The tax parcel number is 18 378 02 143.

Decision: Approved with Conditions

 

September 9, 2019 Mayor and City Council Meeting

Alex Brock, attorney for the owner, on behalf of GMC Real Estate Acquisitions, LLC, owner of 11 Ravinia Parkway, Dunwoody, GA 30346 seeks the following:

  1. RZ19-02: To rezone the property from its current OCR (Office, Commercial, Residential) District conditional zoning classification to an PC-2 (Perimeter Center) District.

Decision: Referred to October 12, 2019 Planning Commission Meeting,

 

October 3, 2019 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

ZBA 19-17: Robert McCann of Haines, Gipson & Associates, on behalf of Perimeter Mall, LLC, owner of 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, GA 30346 seeks a variance from Chapter 27, Section 27-73 to encroach the street yard setback for construction of a new restaurant.  The tax parcel number for the site is 18 348 01 006.

Contact

For more information, please reach out to:

Tammy Hiler
Planning Coordinator
(678) 382-6757
tammy.hiler@dunwoodyga.gov

or

John Olson, AICP
Planning Manager
(678) 382-6811
john.olson@dunwoodyga.gov

or

Ronnie Kurtz
Planner 
(678) 382-6717
ronnie.kurtz@dunwoodyga.gov