Proposed Development Notices

Development Notices


This page contains additional information to supplement the proposed development post cards mailed to properties adjacent to proposed development sites.

Check out this quick video that helps explain what to do if you receive one of the post cards.

If you received such a notice, additional information is provided below:

PZ Case No. 17-48; 5100 NW 62nd Avenue Official Zoning Map Amendment

 


November 28, 2017 

HFKP LLC has requested a rezoning of 12.463 acres from R-1(75), Single Family Residential Zoning District to R-1(60)*, Single Family Residential Zoning District with Restrictions. The restrictions on the zoning district would be that all new lots would be required to be at minimum 65 feet in width versus the standard minimum lot width of 60 feet for the zoning district. The property's address is 5100 NW 62nd Avenue.

PZ Case No. 17-48; 5100 NW 62nd Avenue Official Zoning Map Amendment

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission:  Monday, December 11th, 2017
City Council:  Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 (tentative)  

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 

Clayton Ender, City Planner

Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email:  cender@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case No. 17-47; Enclave Plat 4 Offical Zoning Map Amendment

 


November 28, 2017 

The Enclave of Johnston LLC has requested a rezoning of 17.05 acres from R-1(100), Single Family Residential Zoning District to PUD, Planned Unit Development Zoning District. The property is located on the northeast corner of NW 78th Avenue and NW Beaver Drive. 

PZ Case No. 17-47; Enclave Plat 4 Official Zoning Map Amendment

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission:  Monday, December 11th, 2017
City Council:  Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 (tentative)  

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 

Clayton Ender, City Planner

Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email:  cender@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case No. 17-42; 7351 NW 100th Street Zoning Map Amendment

 


December 4, 2017 Update

The applicants have requested that the request to rezone the applicant's property be withdrawn. As such, no further action will be taken on this request. 

November 16, 2017 

Steve and Karen Olejniczak have requested a rezoning of 18.403 acres from R-E, Residential Estate Zoning District with an Animal Keeping Overlay Zoning District, to PUD, Planned Unit Development Zoning District. The PUD would allow for the use of a portion of the property as Residential Estate uses with Animal Keeping Overlay Zoning District and for the use of a second portion of the property as either Residential Estate uses with Animal Keeping Overlay Zoning District or for a Special Event Venue. The property is located east of NW 100th Street at NW 74th Avenue.

PZ Case No. 17-42; 7351 NW 100th Street Zoning Map Amendment

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission:  Monday, November 27th, 2017

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 

Clayton Ender, City Planner

Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email:  cender@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case No. 17-41; Preliminary Plat for Adam Ridge Plat 9/Site Plan Adam Ridge Townhomes

November 7, 2017

Jerry’s Homes, Inc. has submitted the preliminary plat and site plan depicting the subdivision of 9.9 acres between NW 62nd Avenue and NW 61st Avenue and east of NW 103rd Street into 42 townhome lots and one outlot.  Please recall this property was the subject of an earlier rezoning request that was approved in September of 2017.  Click here for more information.

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, November 13, 2017

The City Council public hearing is tentatively scheduled for November 20th, 2017. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. Aaron Wolfe, Senior PlannerJohnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com



BOA Case No. 17-13; 9050 NW 62nd Ave Special Exception Request for Accessory Building Materials


November 7th, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30p.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017.  The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following items: 

 BOA Case No.  17-13 9050 NW 62nd Avenue Special Exception Request for Accessory Building Materials

Chapter 166.23.3 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances requires accessory structures over 720 s.f. be constructed of the same or comparable building materials as the primary residential building.  The applicant wishes to construct a 1,440 s.f. greenhouse on the property and has applied for a special exception to the above-listed code requirement as allowed by 166.23.6 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances. 

The above-mentioned meeting be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road and begin at 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome and invited to attend the above noted meetings and an opportunity will be provided for you to make comments on the proposed request. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com



PZ Case No. 17-36; Bricktowne Johnston Plat 2 Final Plat



September 18, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 25th, 2017. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-36; Bricktowne Plat 2 Final Plat

Jensen Group has submitted a final plat depicts the subdivision of approximately 6.07 acres into two buildable lots. The subject property is located west of Merle Hay Road at the intersection of Merle Hay Road and NW 64th place. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-18; Bricktowne Johnston Site Plan/Preliminary Plat/Construction Drawings and Bricktowne Johnston Final Plat



September 18, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 25th, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 2nd, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-18; Bricktowne Johnston Site Plan/Preliminary Plat/Construction Drawings and Bricktowne Johnston Final Plat

Jensen Group has submitted a site plan/preliminary plat for the development of 408 residential units in a six building residential complex. The final plat depicts the subdivision of approximately 19.39 acres into four buildable lots and 1 unbuildable outlot. The subject property is located west of Merle Hay Road at the intersection of Merle Hay Road and NW 64th place. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-38; 5550, 5590, 5650 NW 57th Avenue Zoning Map Amendment

 


October 16, 2017 UPDATED

Greystone LC has requested a rezoning of 9.14 acres and adjoining right-of-way from R-1A, Modified Single-Family Residential to RO, Mixed Use Center, for property located south of NW 57th Avenue and approximately 455 feet east of Merle Hay Road. 

PZ Case No. 17-38; 5550, 5590, 5650 NW 57th Avenue Rezoning

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission:  Monday, September 25th, 2017
City Council:  Monday, October 16th, 2017 (tentative)  APPLICANT HAS ASKED ITEM BE REMOVED FROM AGENDA.  PUBLIC WILL RECEIVE NOTICE WHEN ITEM IS RESCHEDULED.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner

Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email:  awolfe@cityofjohnston.com



PZ Case No. 17-26; Parcel A Outlot V Silver Birch Park Rezoning 


September 13, 2017

Chris and Mitzi Smith have requested a rezoning of approximately 1.247 acres from R-3, Medium Density Multiple Family Residential, to R-1(60), Single Family Residential Zoning District. The property is located north of NW 62nd Avenue and approximately 125 east of Silver Birch Street.

PZ Case 17-26; Parcel A Outlot V Silver Birch park Rezoning

Meeting Schedule:
Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, September 25, 2017
City Council Meeting Date Will Be Scheduled For a Later Date

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-34; Hidden Valley Estates Plat 1 Final Plat

September 7th, 2017

Hidden Valley Estates LLC has submitted a final plat for the subdivision of 7.89 acres into 1 street lot, 13 buildable lots, and 7 unbuildable outlots. Additional information is included in the following link:

PZ Case 17-34; Hidden Valley Estates Plat 1 Final Plat


Meeting Schedule:
Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, September 11, 2017
City Council Meeting, Monday, September 18, 2017 (Tentative)

Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road and begin at 7:00 p.m. The public is welcome and invited to attend the above noted meetings and an opportunity will be provided for you to make comments on the proposed request.

Staff Contact:
Comments and questions about this application may be directed to:

Clayton Ender, Planner
City of Johnston
6221 Merle Hay Road, PO Box 410
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7763
Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case 17-10; Appeal of Zoning Administrator Decision 10119 Bella Strada Lane

August 10, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30p.m. on Thursday, August 17, 2017.  The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following items: 

 BOA Case No.  17-10 appeal to decision of the Zoning Administrator

A building permit for an accessory structure was denied based on chapter 166.23 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances which stipulates attached and detached accessory structures may be no taller than 15’ when measured at midpoint between roof peak and soffit.  The request from the applicant depicts an accessory structure with height of 17.5’ at midpoint between roof peak and soffit. 

The above-mentioned meeting be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road and begin at 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome and invited to attend the above noted meetings and an opportunity will be provided for you to make comments on the proposed request. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com


BOA Case No. 17-09

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 6722 Hampton Court Appeal the Decision of the Zoning Administrator

 

July 7, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 P.M. on Thursday, July 20, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item: 

BOA Case No. 17-09; 6722 Hampton Court Appeal the Decision of the Zoning Administrator

The above-mentioned meeting will be held to consider an appeal of a decision of the zoning administrator. The decision being appealed relates to a building permit which was denied as a result of conflict with the Zoning Ordinance.

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-27; Hidden Valley Estates Plat 2 Preliminary plat

June 30, 2017

PZ Case 17-27; Hidden Valley Estates Plat 2 Preliminary Plat

Hidden Valley Estates LLC has submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of 16.14 acres into 25 buildable lots for single family homes, 11 unbuildable outlots, and 1 street lot. The subject property is located south of Little Beaver Creek and west of Hidden Valley Estates Plat 1 (immediately west of NW 100th Street).

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, July 10th, 2017
City Council Meeting (tentative), Monday, July 17th, 2017

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case 17-28; Traditions Children's Center 9709 White Oak Lane

June 30, 2017

The property owner has submitted site plans for development of a 6,880 s.f. daycare at the above-listed property

Meeting Schedule:
Planning and Zoning Commission: Monday, July 10th, 2017
City Council Meeting (tentative): Wednesday, July 17th, 2017

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case No. 17-01; Preliminary Plat for Miller's Meadow 

PZ Case No. 17-01 Preliminary Plat for Miller's Meadow

The applicant has obtained a special use permit from the Board of Adjustment to construct three, bi-attached dwelling units (duplex) on the subject property.  The existing single-family home will remain.  The preliminary plat/site plan subdivides the property into four lots.

Meeting schedule: 

City Council Meeting, Monday, June 19th, 2017

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com




PZ Case No. 17-22; Zoning Map Amendment 6024 NW 59th Court 

PZ Case No. 17-22 Zoning Map Amendment 6024 NW 59th Court


June 30, 2017


The Owner of property located at 6024 NW 59th Court has requested a rezoning of .54 acres from ROC-1, Mixed Use Center Zoning District, to R-1(75), Single-Family Residential Zoning District.  The property is located at the southwest corner of NW 59th Court and NW 61st Avenue.

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, July 10th, 2017
City Council Meeting (tentative), Monday, August 7th, 2017

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-08

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 5965 Dogwood Circle Variance Request For Rear Yard Setback

 

May 10, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 P.M. on Thursday, June 15, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item: 

BOA Case No. 17-08; 5965 Dogwood Circle Variance

The owner of the property listed above has requested a variance to chapter 167.04 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances to allow a 27-foot rear yard setback in lieu of the requisite 35-foot rear yard setback to accommodate an addition to their home.     

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-24; Beaver Creek Ventures Plat 1 

June 5, 2017

PZ Case No. 17-24; Beaver Creek Ventures Plat 1

Meeting Schedule:

Planning and Zoning Commission, Monday, June 12th, 2017
City Council Meeting (tentative), Monday, July 5th, 2017

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, or wish to comment on this request, 
please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com



PZ Case No. 17-20; Johnston Commerce Park Plat 3 Minor Subdivision


May 16, 2017

PZ Case No. 17-20; Johnston Commerce Park Plat 3 Minor Subdivision (9809 White Oak Lane)

Netteland Family Holdings I, LLC has submitted a preliminary and final plat to subdivide Lot 7, Johnston Commerce Park Plat 2 into new lots 1 and 2 of Johnston Commerce Park Plat 3. 

Meeting Schedule:
Planning and Zoning Commission, Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
City Council Meeting (tentative), Monday, June 5th, 2017

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, or wish to comment on this request, 
please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.


Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-21; As We Grow Daycare Site Plans


May 16, 2017

PZ Case No. 17-22; As We Grow Daycare Site Plans, 10015 NW 61st Avenue

As We Grow, LLC has submitted site plans for development of a 7,046 s.f. daycare at the above-listed property. 

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, or wish to comment on this request, 
please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.


Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-13; Amber Ridge PUD Amendment       UPDATE (5/11/17)



May 11, 2017

A public hearing date was scheduled for May 1, 2017, then continued to May 15; however, not all city council members will be present for the meeting and Jerry’s Homes has requested the public hearing be continued to the June 19th meeting to allow input from all members of the city council.   

PZ Case No. 17-13; Amber Ridge PUD Amendment

Jerry’s Homes, Inc. has requested an amendment to the Amber Ridge PUD to create new Parcel ‘N’ (4.78 acres) from previous 9.92-acre Parcel ‘D’.  The proposal will change the allowed uses of the aforementioned 4.78 acres from PC, Professional Commerce Park District, and C-2, Community Retail Commercial District, to R-4, High Density Residential District.  The remainder of Parcel ‘D’ will remain the same.  The request is made to accommodate 42 attached townhome units on new Parcel ‘N’.   

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.  If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

​​BOA Case No. 17-05

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 5518 NW 78th Court Special Exception to Maximum Accessory Bldng Height

 

May 10, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 P.M. on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item: 

BOA Case No. 17-05; 5518 NW 78th Court Special Exception Request

Chapter 166.23 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances limits maximum height of accessory structures in the R-1(100) district to 15' when measured at mid-point between roof peak and soffit.  The applicant wishes to increase the roof height to 18.5’ and has requested a special exception as outlined under Chapter 166.23.3.B of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances. 

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-06; 10211 NW 80th Lane Special Exception Request


 

May 8, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on a request for a special exception at 6:30 P.M. on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road. 

BOA Case No. 17-06; 10211 NW 80th Lane Special Exception Request

Section 166.36.2 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances restricts the keeping of domestic animals on a property to no more than 4 adult animals.  The applicant is seeking a special exception to allow up to 10 dogs on the subject property

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-19; Vintage Cooperative Site Plan and Ewing Johnston Plat 1 Preliminary and Final Plat



May 2, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 8th, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, May 15th, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case 17-19; Vintage Cooperative Site Plan and Ewing Johnston Plat 1 Preliminary and Final Plat

Ewing Land Development and Services, LLC has submitted site plans for development of a 47-unit senior housing cooperative on lots 12-13 of Windsor Office Park.  The facility is three-stories in height and totals 114,341 s.f. (including 28,952 s.f. of indoor parking).  Accompanying the site plans is a preliminary and final plat consolidating lots 12 and 13 of Windsor Office Park into new lot 2 and lots 14 and 15 of Windsor Office Park into new lot 1 of Ewing Johnston Plat 1.  As stated above, the senior housing cooperative will be constructed on new lot 2.  New lot 1 is being platted for future development.

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above. 

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-07; Miller's Meadow Preliminary and Final Plat/Site Plan and Special Use Permit 



May 2, 2017

The Johnston Plan and Zoning Commission will conduct a meeting on May 8, 2017 to consider a request for special use permit at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road; and, the Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Hearing on a request for a special use permit at 6:30 P.M. on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

BOA Case No. 17-07; Miller's Meadow Preliminary and Final Plat/Site Plan and Special Use Permit 

The above-mentioned meeting will be held to consider a request for a Special Use Permit (SUP) to permit three, two-family residential homes (bi-attached or duplex) on Lots 4 and 5 Hams Place (subdivision). Chapter 167.03 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances permits two family dwellings by issuance of a Special Use Permit from the Board of Adjustment after review and recommendation from the Plan and Zoning Commission.

Persons seeking more information about the request may review the application at City Hall during workdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Anyone wishing to comment on this request should attend this hearing or submit written comment to the Zoning Administrator, City of Johnston.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-17; 10207 NW 80th Lane Zoning Map Amendment (Hidden Valley Estates Phase Two)



May 16th, 2017

The Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 5th, 2017 in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:  

PZ Case No. 17-17; 10207 NW 80th Lane Zoning Map Amendment (Hidden Valley Estates Phase Two)

George and Jean Hofmann and Hidden Valley Estates, LLC have requested a rezoning of approximately 29.68 acres from A-R, Agriculture Reserve Zoning District, to R-1(75), Single Family Residential Zoning District. The property address for the rezoning is 10207 NW 80th Lane. The rezoning request is to facilitate the development of phase two of the Hidden Valley Estates subdivision. If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact either of the city staff persons listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-14; Site Plans for 4801 NW 55th Avenue (GT Holdings, LLC)


April 7th, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 10, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, April 17, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-14; Site Plans for 4801 NW 55th Avenue (PDF)

GT Holdings LLC has submitted a site plan for the construction of an approximately 4,500 square foot warehouse. The site is located at 4801 NW 55th Avenue (NW corner of NW Beaver Drive and NW 55th Avenue). Additional information is attached to this notice. If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com


PZ Case No. 17-13; Amber Ridge PUD Amendment       UPDATE (5/11/17)



May 11, 2017

A public hearing date was scheduled for May 1, 2017, then continued to May 15; however, not all city council members will be present for the meeting and Jerry’s Homes has requested the public hearing be continued to the June 19th meeting to allow input from all members of the city council.   

PZ Case No. 17-13; Amber Ridge PUD Amendment

Jerry’s Homes, Inc. has requested an amendment to the Amber Ridge PUD to create new Parcel ‘N’ (4.78 acres) from previous 9.92-acre Parcel ‘D’.  The proposal will change the allowed uses of the aforementioned 4.78 acres from PC, Professional Commerce Park District, and C-2, Community Retail Commercial District, to R-4, High Density Residential District.  The remainder of Parcel ‘D’ will remain the same.  The request is made to accommodate 42 attached townhome units on new Parcel ‘N’.   

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-11; Vintage Cooperative Johnston Johnston 2030 Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map Amendment and Official Zoning Map Amendment



March 15, 2017

The Johnston City Council will hold a Public Hearing at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-11; Vintage Cooperative Johnston Johnston 2030 Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map Amendment and Official Zoning Map Amendment (PDF)


The property owners have requested an amendment to the Johnston 2030 Future Land Use Map from business park to medium density residential and high density residential and a rezoning of 7.918 acres from PUD, Planned Unit Development to R-3, Medium Density Multiple Family Residential Zoning District, and to R-4, High Density Multiple Family Residential Zoning District. The property is located on the west of NW 90th Street and north of Windsor Parkway.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-10; Site Plans for Brio of Johnston, 6901 Peckham Street



March 15, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, March 13, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, March 20, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-10; Site Plans for Brio of Johnston, 6901 Peckham Street (PDF)

Brio of Johnston, owner of the subject property, has submitted site plans for development of a skilled nursing and memory care facility, assisted living apartments, and independent living apartments to be managed by Wesley Life.  The facility is three-stories in height and totals 176,259 s.f. (including 27,211 s.f. of underground parking), and will house 36 assisted living units, 50 independent living units, and 36 skilled nursing units (122 units total).  

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-09; 4901 NW 57th Avenue Site Plans



March 7, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, March 13, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, March 20, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item: 

PZ Case No. 17-09; 4901 NW 57th Avenue Site Plans (Amega Garage Doors) (PDF)

Ted Greedy has submitted a site plan for the construction of an approximately 12,500 square foot warehouse and office facility. The site is located at 4901 NW 57th Avenue (NW corner of NW Beaver Drive and NW 57th Avenue). Additional information is available by clicking the link above. Comments may be directed to the following staff people:

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7763; Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-01; 6932 NW 98th Steet Variance Request


UPDATE: March 10, 2017

The March 16, 2017 Board of Adjustment meeting has been rescheduled due to lack of quorum. This item will be considered at the Johnston Board of Adjustment meeting on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

March 3, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No.  17-01 Variance Request for Fence Height at 6932 NW 98th Street

Variance Request to chapter 166.27.4.A to place a privacy fence of six-feet in height between the front yard setback along NW 70th Avenue and the front yard property line for property located at 6932 NW 98th Street, Johnston, IA. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.


Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA   50131
Phone:  727-7766; Email:   awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-03; 5301 NW 62nd Avenue Special Exception Request for Accessory Structure Size



UPDATE: March 10, 2017

The March 16, 2017 Board of Adjustment meeting has been rescheduled due to lack of quorum. This item will be considered at the Johnston Board of Adjustment meeting on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

March 3, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No. 17-03; 5301 NW 62nd Avenue Special Exception Request for Cumulative Square Footage of Accessory Structures

Chapter 166.23 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances limits cumulative total square footage of accessory structures on lots of one to two acres in size in the R-1(75) district to 2,000 s.f.  The property owner wishes to construct an accessory structure of 1,914 s.f., which, in combination with an existing 630 s.f. accessory structure, will result in 2,544 cumulative square feet.  The applicant has requested a special exception of 544 s.f. under Chapter 166.23.3.A of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances. 

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 


Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA   50131
Phone:  727-7766; Email:   awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-04; 6722 Hampton Ct Variance Request



UPDATE: March 10, 2017


The March 16, 2017 Board of Adjustment meeting has been rescheduled due to lack of quorum. This item will be considered at the Johnston Board of Adjustment meeting on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

 March 3, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No. 17-04; 6722 Hampton Ct. Variance Request for Addition Setback

BOA Case No.  17-04 Variance Request to chapter 167.04 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances to allow a 21-foot rear yard setback in lieu of the requisite 35-foot rear yard setback to accommodate a roof addition over an existing deck for property located at 6722 Hampton Court, Johnston, IA.  
 
If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. 


Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA   50131
Phone:  727-7766; Email:   awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

PZ Case No. 17-08; Bricktowne Johnston Official Zoning Map Amendment



March 21, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, March 13, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Hearing at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 3, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 17-08; Bricktowne Johnston Official Zoning Map Amendment

Maurices Inc. and Jensen Group have requested a rezoning of 6.23 acres from CD, Conservation Zoning District, and M-1, Light Industrial Zoning District, to MUC-ROC-2, Mixed Use Center Residential or Commercial 2 Zoning District. The property is located on the north of 6506 Merle Hay Road and south of 6508 Merle Hay Road.

Clayton Ender
Planner
City of Johnston
6221 Merle Hay Road, Box 410
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7763
Email: cender@cityofjohnston.com

Aaron Wolfe
Senior Planner
City of JOhnston 
6221 Merle Hay Road, Box 410
Johnston, IA, 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7766
Email: Awolfe@cityofjohnston.com

BOA Case No. 17-02; 8540 NW Beaver Drive Variance Request



 February 9th, 2017

The Johnston Board of Adjustment will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following items:

BOA Case No. 17-02 Variance Request to the side yard setback in a R-1(100) District; 8540 NW Beaver Drive, Johnston, IA.

Jerry Towers has requested a variance to chapter 167.04 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances regarding the sideyard setback in the R-1(100) district. The applicant seeks a 4’ variance to the requisite 10’ setback to facilitate construction of a garage addition to the home at the above-listed address.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-42; Brio of Johnston Zoning Map Amendment



 February 3rd, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 13, 2017 in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-42; Brio of Johnston Zoning Map Amendment

The property owner has requested a rezoning of 1.79 acres from R-3, Medium Density Residential District to C-2 Community Retail Commercial District. The property is located South of NW 70th Avenue and east of the future extension of Peckham Street. This rezoning request constitutes a minor adjustment to the rezoning area approved in October of 2016 to increase the previously approved C-2, Community Retail Commercial District parcel by 1.79 acres.

PZ Case No. 16-39; Wilkie Place Final Plat



 January 26, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 30, 2017. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-39; Wilkie Place Final Plat

The applicant, Capitol City Development LLC has submitted a Final Plat for the subdivision of a 9.72 Acres east of the intersection at NW 64th Place and NW 51st Street. The plat includes 27 lots for single family homes, three unbuildable outlots, and 3 right-of-way lots. This site is zoned R-1(75), Single-Family Residential.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the final plat is also available by clicking the link above. Please check back for publication of the City Council date for this item.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-32; The Brio of Johnston Preliminary Plat



 January 6, 2017

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-32; The Brio of Johnston Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Brio of Johnston, LLC has requested to subdivide 22.02 acres south of NW 70th Avenue and west of NW 86th Street into one lot of 3.96-acres (zoned C-2, Community Retail Commercial District), one Lot of 10.02 acres (zoned R-3, Medium Density Residential District for development of a skilled nursing and memory care facility, assisted living apartments, and independent living apartments) and twelve single-family residential lots (zoned R-1(75). The plat includes the extension of Peckham Street from the south property boundary to NW 70th Avenue and also facilitates a connection with NW 69th Avenue to the west of the subject property.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
City of Johnston
6221 Merle Hay Road, Box 410
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7766
Email

PZ Case No. 16-35; Crosshaven North Preliminary Plat



 December 30, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-35; Crosshaven North Preliminary Plat


The applicant, Crosshaven I, LLC, has submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of 69.23 acres into 131 lots for single-family residential homes, 3 outlots, and 1 public street lot. The site is zoned as part of the Crosshaven Planned Unit Development.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 15-10; Crosshaven Townhomes Site Plan & Preliminary Plat



 December 30, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, January 9th, 2017 and the Johnston City Council will hold a public meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 15-10; Crosshaven Townhomes Site Plan & Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Hubbell Realty Company has submitted a preliminary plat and site plans for the subdivision of a 23.52 Acres east of NW 100th Street and north of a future eastward extension of NW 82nd Avenue. The plat includes 97 townhome lots,1 outlot, and 1 private street lot. This site zoned as part of the Crosshaven PUD, Planned Unit Development.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat / site plan is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-37; Hidden Valley Estates Preliminary Plat



 January 6, 2017

UPDATE:
At the request of the applicant, this item has been removed from consideration by the Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission and Johnston City Council at this time. The applicant may reintroduce this item in the future for consideration. Please continue to check back for updates.

December 15, 2016

UPDATE:
This item was tabled at the December 12, 2016 Planning and Zoning Commission meeting. This means that this item will return to the Planning and Zoning Commission for review at their Monday, January 9, 2017 meeting before proceeding to City Council on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 for consideration. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road starting at 7:00 pm.

December 5, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, December 12, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, December 19, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item: 

PZ Case No. 16-37; Hidden Valley Estates Preliminary Plat

The applicants, Mike Gentile and Matt Heuton, have submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of a 7.89 Acres west of NW 100th Street and south of Little Beaver Creek. The plat includes 14 lots for single family homes and 1 street lot. This site is zoned R-1(75), Single-Family Residential, and is subject to a development agreement restricting the overall density of the site.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-36; Greenwood Hills Plat 5 Final Plat



May 10, 2017

The Johnston City Council will hold a public meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 15th, 2017. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

December 5, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, December 12, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-36; Greenwood Hills Plat 5 Final Plat

The applicant, Clarkson Land Company has submitted a final plat for the subdivision of a 5.59 Acres west of NW 86th Street and north of Long Meadow Drive. The plat includes 18 lots for single family homes and 2 street lots. This site is zoned R-1(60), Single-Family Residential.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the final plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-31; Roughwood PUD Zoning Amendment



 November 4, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 14, 2016 in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-31; Roughwood PUD Zoning Amendment

LSJT of Iowa has requested a rezoning of approximately 6.51 acres and adjoining right-of-way from Planned Unit Development (PUD) allowing limited Community Retail Commercial District uses to PUD allowing limited Community Retail Commercial District uses in addition to those of the R-4, High Density Residential District. The subject properties are located west of NW 86th Street and south of NW 54th Avenue.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
City of Johnston
6221 Merle Hay Road, Box 410
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7766
Email

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Place Subdivision Tree Replacement Plan



 November 1, 2016

The Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, November 7th, 2016. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Place Subdivision Tree Replacement Plan

The applicant, Capital City Development, LLC. has submitted a plan for the replacement of 318 caliper inches of trees on the Wilkie Place subdivision. This plan is intended to remediate the unauthorized removal of trees that occurred earlier this year. The site is located east of the intersection at NW 64th Place and NW 51st Street.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact either person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. A copy of the proposed landscaping plan may be found by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

David Wilwerding, Community Development Director
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7775; Email

PZ Case No. 16-29; Site Plans for 8711 Thomas Avenue



September 23, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 26, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-29; Site Plans for 8711 Thomas Avenue

The applicant, Elsie John Properties, LLC has submitted site plans for the development of a 12,162 square foot dance studio. The property is located at 8711 Thomas Avenue in the Windsor Office Park. The site is located north of Thomas Avenue in the Windsor Office Planned Unit Development.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-27; Site Plans for 8061 Thomas Avenue



 September 19, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Comission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 26, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 3, 2016. Both meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-27; Site Plans for 8061 Thomas Avenue

814 Development LLC has submitted a site plan for the construction of an approximately 12,000 square foot child care facility and a future 2,500 square foot retail building. The site is located on the northwest corner of NW 86th Street and Thomas Avenue and is zoned as part of the Windsor Office park PUD. Additional information, including the site plan, is available at the link above. Anyone seeking more information or wishing to comment on this item may contact the person below.

Clayton Ender, Planner
PO Box 410
Johnston, IA, 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-23; Advantage Homes Warehouse Site Plans, 4845 NW 59th Avenue



 August 19th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 29th, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-23; Advantage Homes Warehouse Site Plans, 4845 NW 59th Avenue

Advantage Homes has submitted a site plan depicting the construction of two warehouse buildings and an outdoor storage area. The site is located on the northeast corner of NW 59th Avenue and NW 49th Street. The site is zoned M-1, Light Industrial, in which the proposed use is permitted. Additional information, including the site plan, is available at the link above.
Clayton Ender, Planner
6221 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Place Amended Preliminary Plat



 August 19th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 29th, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Place Amended Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Capital City Development, LLC. has submitted an amended preliminary plat for the Wilkie Place subdivision at the corner of NW 64th Place and NW 51st Street. The amended preliminary plat updates the original preliminary plat to include tree removal along the north, east and south property boundaries.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the amended preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
6221 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-22; Simpson Property Rezoning



 August 15th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 29th, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-22; Simpson Property Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map Amendment and Simpson Property Zoning Map Amendment

The property owner has requested an amendment to the Johnston 2030 Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map and a rezoning of 7.7 acres from A-R, Agricultural Reserve District, to R-1(75), Single-Family Residential District, and a rezoning of 28.2 acres from A-R, Agriculture Reserve District, to C-2, Community Retail Commercial District, and a rezoning of 17.9 acres from A-R, Agriculture Reserve District, to PC, Professional Commerce Park District, and a rezoning of 12.8 acres from A-R, Agriculture Reserve District, to R-3, Medium Density Multiple Family Residential District. The property is located on the southwest corner of NW 70th Avenue and NW 86th Street.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
City of Johnston
6221 Merle Hay Road, Box 410
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-21; Crosshaven Plat 7 Final Plat



 July 18th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 25th, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-21; Crosshaven Plat 7 Final Plat

Hubbell Properties II, LLC has submitted a final plat for the subdivision of a 57.62 Acres extending east from Valley Parkway. The plat includes 71 lots for single family homes, 1 street lot, and 2 open space outlots. This site is zoned as part of the Crosshaven PUD, Parcels 1 thru 8, Ordinance 782.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the final plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-07; Greenwood Hills Plat 5 Preliminary Plat



 June 17, 2016

The Johnston Park Advisory Board will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. This meeting will be held at the Crown Point Community Center located at 6300 Pioneer Parkway.

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 27, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-07; Greenwood Hills Plat 5 Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Clarkson Land Company has submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of a 5.59 Acres west of NW 86th Street and south adjacent to the Greenwood Hills Stormwater Project. The plat includes 18 lots for single family homes and 2 street lots. This site is zoned R-1(60), Single-Family Residential.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planning Intern
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-15; Canterbury Woods Plat 2 Preliminary Plat



 June 8, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, June 20, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-15; Canterbury Woods Plat 2 Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Canterbury Woods, L.L.C., is proposing to subdivide a 7.664-acre Outlot ZZ of Canterbury Woods Plat 1 into 3 single-family residential lots. The property is zoned R-1(75) with restrictions based upon a Development Agreement entered into as part of the rezoning of the property.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-16; DSM Investment Partners, LLC Site Plans



 June 3, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, June 20, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-16; DSM Investment Partners, LLC Site Plan

DSM Investment Partners,LLC has submitted site plans for the development of a 15,000 square foot building housing offices, warehouse facilities, and 2 rental spaces. The site is Lot 3 of Beaver Drive Business Park and Outlot YY of Beaver Pines Plat 2 located on NW 57th Avenue, just west of NW Beaver Drive. The site is zoned M-1, Light Industrial.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the site plan and architecture elevations, are available by clicking the link above.

Clayton Ender, Planning Intern
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7763; Email

PZ Case No. 16-10; Premier Lending Alliance Site Plan, 8831 Thomas Avenue



 May 4th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 9th, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-10; Premier Lending Alliance Site Plan, 8831 Thomas Avenue

Premier Lending Alliance has submitted site plans for the development of a 9,342 square foot Credit Union on Lot 6 of The Windsor Office Park located north of Thomas Avenue. The site is zoned Planned Unit Development, being part of the Windsor Office PUD.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-09; The Enclave Plat 3 Preliminary and Final Plat



 August 9, 2016

This item will be considered on Monday, August 15th, 2016 at the City Council meeting. The meeting will be held at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

The proposed site plan and building elevations are available below.

PZ Case No. 16-09; The Enclave Plat 3 Preliminary and Final Plat

June 2nd, 2016

Update: This item has been rescheduled to be considered at City Council meeting on a date to be determined.

May 11th, 2016

The Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 6th, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the item below.

May 4th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, May 9th, 2016. This meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-09; The Enclave Plat 3 Preliminary and Final Plat

The Enclave of Johnston proposes to subdivide 18.7 acres into three lots to be accessed from Enclave Circle and two outlots for future development. The property is currently the subject of voluntary annexation into the city and a petition to establish the area as part of the R-1(100) Single Family Residential, zoning district.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Addition Preliminary Plat



 April 14th, 2016

Update: This item is scheduled to be considered at the April 18th, 2016 City Council meeting.

This item was tabled at the April 4th, 2016 City Council Meeting.

This item was moved to the April 4th, 2016 City Council Meeting.

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, March 14th, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, March 21st, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-04; Wilkie Addition Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Capital City Development, LLC. has submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of a 9.72 Acres at the corner of NW 64th Place and NW 51st Street. The plat includes 27 lots for single family homes and 2 outlots. This site is zoned as R-1(75), Single Family Residential.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary plat is also available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

PZ Case No. 16-02; Crosshaven Plat 7 Amended Preliminary Plat



 February 19th, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 29th, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, March 7th, 2016. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 16-02; Crosshaven Plat 7 Ammended Preliminary Plat


The applicant, Hubbel Properties II, LLC. has submitted an ammended preliminary plat for the subdivision of a 57.62 Acres extending east from Valley Parkway. The previous
preliminary plat for this area was approved May 5th, 2014. The plat includes 71 lots for single family homes and 2 open space outlots. This site is zoned as part of the Crosshaven PUD, Parcels 1 thru 8, Ordinance 782.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the site plan is also available by clicking the link above.

David Wilwerding, Community Development Director
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7775; Email

PZ Case 15-40, Coons Heights Plat 2 Preliminary and Final Plats



 January 13, 2016

This item will be considered at the Tuesday February 2nd, 2016 City Council meeting. The meeting will be held at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road.

January 4, 2016

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 11, 2016 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 (tentative date). Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case 15-40, Coons Heights Plat 2 Preliminary and Final Plats;

Art Coons has submitted a preliminary and final plat for the subdivision of 1.49 acres at the NE Corner of NW Beaver Drive and forest Drive. The Site is zoned R-1(100), Single-Family Residential.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is also available by following the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the preliminary & final plat is also available by clicking on the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

BOA Case No. 15-16 Variance Request to the Side Yard Setback for accessory structure in a R-1(100) District; 7900 NW 100th Street, Johnston, IA.



 December 22nd, 2015

This item has been moved to the January 21, 2016 Board of Adjustment meeting agenda at the request of the applicant.

December 3, 2015

The Johnston Board of Adjustments will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2015. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No. 15-16 Variance Request to the Side Yard Setback for accessory structure in a R-1(100) District; 7900 NW 100th Street, Johnston, IA.

Lee Luloff has requested a variance to chapter 166.23 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances regarding the side yard setback for accessory structures in an R-1(100) district. The nature of the variance request is to allow a 0’ side yard setback in lieu of 10’ as required by code.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed at the bottom of this card, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is also available by following the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

BOA Case No. 15-15 Variance Request to the Side Yard Setback in a R-1(75) District; 5131 NW 66th Avenue, Johnston, IA.



 December 3, 2015

The Johnston Board of Adjustments will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2015. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No. 15-15 Variance Request to the Side Yard Setback in a R-1(75) District; 5131 NW 66th Avenue, Johnston, IA.

Brian Murphy has requested a variance to chapter 167.04 of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances regarding the side yard setback in an R-1(75) district. The nature of the variance request is to allow a 4’ side yard setback in lieu of 8’ as required by code.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed at the bottom of this card, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is also available by following the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

P&Z Case No. 15-30 Tucker Place Preliminary Plat



 November 23, 2015

The Johnston Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 30, 2015 and the Johnston City Council will hold a Public Meeting at 7:00 pm on Monday, December 7, 2015. Both meetings will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

PZ Case No. 15-30 Tucker Place Preliminary Plat

The applicant, Tucker Properties has submitted a preliminary plat for the subdivision of 4.54 acres into 4 lots at 9170 NW 62nd Avenue. The site is zoned R-1(150), Single-Family Residential.
If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information, including the site plan is also available by clicking the link above.
Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email

BOA Case No. 15-08 Front Yard Setback Variance Request for Construction of a Privacy Fence at 8513 Lakeview Drive Johnston, IA.



 August 17, 2015

The Johnston Board of Adjustments will hold a Public Meeting at 6:30p.m. on Thursday, August 20th, 2015. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of Johnston City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road to consider the following item:

BOA Case No. 15-08 Front Yard Setback Variance Request for Construction of a Privacy Fence at 8513 Lakeview Drive Johnston, IA.

Jason Bobst has requested a variance to chapter 166.27.4.A of the City of Johnston Code of Ordinances regarding Fences, Walls, and Vision Clearance. The nature of the variance request is to construct a privacy fence in the area between the front property line and the front building setback line.

If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time. Additional information is also available by clicking the link above.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email


If you have questions or comments on the above-described action, please contact the city staff person listed below, or attend the meeting at the above-listed date and time.

Aaron Wolfe, Senior Planner
Johnston City Hall; 6221 Merle Hay Road; Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: 727-7766; Email: awolfe@cityofjohnston.com