Ward 3 Neighborhood Advisory Board
- Date: 11/06/2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
- Location: Reno City Hall
1 E. First Street
Reno, Nevada 89501
Public Notice: This agenda has been physically posted in compliance with NRS 241.020(3)(notice of meetings) at:
Reno City Hall – One East First Street;
Washoe County Reno Downtown Library – 301 South Center Street;
Evelyn Mount Northeast Community Center – 1301 Valley Road;
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Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority – 4001 South Virginia Street, Suite G. NRS 241.020(2)(c).
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Accommodations: Reasonable efforts will be made to assist and accommodate physically disabled persons attending the meeting. Please contact Tess Opferman at 775-334-2255 in advance so that arrangements can be made.
Supporting Materials: Staff reports and supporting material for the meeting are available at the City Clerk’s Office, located at 1 East First Street, Second Floor, 775-334-2030 and on the City’s website at www.reno.gov/residents/your-neighborhood/ward-3. Pursuant to NRS 241.020(6), supporting material is made available to the general public at the same time it is provided to the public body.
Order of Business: The presiding officer shall determine the order of the agenda and all questions of parliamentary procedure at the meeting. Items on the agenda may be taken out of order. The public body may combine two or more agenda items for consideration; remove an item from the agenda; or delay discussion relating to an item on the agenda at any time. See, NRS 241.020(2)(c)(6). Items scheduled to be heard at a specific time will be heard no earlier than the stated time, but may be heard later.
Public Comment: A person wishing to address the public body shall submit a “Request to Speak” form to the presiding officer. Public comment, whether on items listed on the agenda or general public comment, is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Unused time may not be reserved by the speaker, nor allocated to another speaker. No action may be taken on a matter raised under general public comment until the matter is included on an agenda as an item on which action may be taken.
The presiding officer may prohibit comment if the content of the comments is a topic that is not relevant to, or within the authority of, the public body, or if the content is willfully disruptive of the meeting by being irrelevant, repetitious, slanderous, offensive, inflammatory, irrational or amounting to personal attacks or interfering with the rights of other speakers. Any person making willfully disruptive remarks while addressing the public body or while attending the meeting may be removed from the room by the presiding officer, and the person may be barred from further audience before the public body during that session. See, Nevada Attorney General Opinion No. 00-047 (April 27, 2001); Nevada Open Meeting Law Manual, § 8.05.
In addition, any person willfully disrupting the meeting may be removed from the room by the presiding officer. See, NRS 241.030(4)(a). Examples of disruptive conduct include, without limitation, yelling, stamping of feet, whistles, applause, heckling,
name calling, use of profanity, personal attacks, physical intimidation, threatening use of physical force, assault, battery, or any other acts intended to impede the meeting or infringe on the rights of the public body or meeting participants.
1. Call to Order - Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Public Comment - Limited to no more than three (3) minutes and is for either public comment on any action item or for any general public comment. The public may comment on agenda items by submitting a Request to Speak form to the chairperson. Comments are to be addressed to the board as a whole and not directed to or at individuals, presenters, or staff members.
4. Approval of Agenda - For Possible Action
A. November 6, 2018
5. Approval of Minutes - For Possible Action
A. No NAB minutes available to approve at this time
6. City of Reno Announcements
7. Presentations and Updates
A. Presentation from Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful regarding the Free Adopt-A-Spot program
8. Development Projects - Following presentations by a City of Reno planner and/or the project’s developer or representative, NAB members and the public will have the opportunity to ask questions about the project and provide feedback. The NAB will not take any action on development projects. NAB members and the public are encouraged to fill out the development project review form with their input. All development project review forms submitted to the community liaison at the NAB meeting or via the online form (https://goo.gl/wXYHjf) will be submitted to the Reno Planning Commission for consideration in the development review process. All forms must be submitted two weeks in advance of the Planning Commission meeting for input to be included in Planning Commission materials.
A. LDC19-00017 (Bella Vista Ranch Phase II PUD Amendment) - A request has been made for an amendment to the Bella Vista Ranch-Phase II Planned Unit Development (PUD) handbook to: a) convert ±16.4 acres of a ±77.37 acre site from commercial only use to residential use with a maximum density of 20 dwelling units per acre; b) reduce the density of the existing residential use from a maximum of 30 dwelling units per acre to a maximum of 20 dwelling units per acre; and c) allow for a maximum of 712 dwelling units, which is an increase of 137 dwelling units from the currently allowed 575 dwelling units. This is a project of Regional Significance as it will generate more than 6,250 average daily trips, more than 187,500 gallons per day of sewage, and housing not less than 625 units. The ±77.37 site is located southeast of the eastern terminus of South Meadows Parkway, north of the north terminus of Rio Wrangler Parkway and east of Steamboat Creek within the Bella Vista Ranch Phase II PUD zoning district. The site has a Master Plan land use designation of Special Planning Area (SPA).
PLANNER: Brooklyn Oswald, Associate Planner; (775) 326-6635; email@example.com
APPLICANT’S REPRESENTATIVE: Randy Walters, Places Consulting; (775) 355-7721
PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING DATE: December 6, 2018
B. LDC19-00015 (Sonic at Neil) - A request has been made for special use permits to allow for: a) the construction of a ±3,014 square foot restaurant with a drive-through facility; b) a reduction of the required minimum floor area ratio (FAR) from 33% to ±9%; c) disturbance of a major drainageway; and d) 24 hour operations. The ±1.36 acre site is located on the east side of South Virginia Street, ±185 feet north of its intersection with Neil Road in the Mixed Use/Convention Regional Center/General Mixed Use (MU/CRC/GMU) zone. The site has a Master Plan land use designation of Suburban Mixed-Use (SMU).
PLANNER: Kyle Chisholm, Assistant Planner; (775) 326-6665; firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICANT’S REPRESENTATIVE: John Krmpotic, KLS Planning & Design; (775) 852-7606
APN: 025-300-28 and 29
PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING DATE: December 6, 2018
9. Development Project Updates - The following items are to provide an update on action taken by the Planning Commission and/or City Council on development projects previously heard by the Ward 3 NAB. NAB and public comments were submitted via the development project review form to the Reno Planning Commission. To review past Planning Commission meeting discussions on projects listed below, please visit goo.gl/lL7i7S. (Approximately 5 minutes)
A. No Development Project Updates
10. Board Discussion and Action Items – For Possible Action
A. Discussion to brainstorm ideas on how to support and engage with youth in the Ward 3 community - Edgar Gonzalez, Ward 3 Neighborhood Advisory Board Member – For Possible Action (Approximately 15 Minutes)
B. Discussion on ways for NAB members to engage the community (Approximately 15 Minutes)
11. Old Business
A. None at time of posting
12. Identification of Items to be Placed on a Future Agenda of the Ward 3 Neighborhood Advisory Board for Discussion and/or Potential Action - For Possible Action
13. Public Comment - Limited to no more than three (3) minutes and is for either public comment on any action item or for any general public comment. The public may comment on agenda items by submitting a Request to Speak form to the chairperson. Comments are to be addressed to the board as a whole and not directed to or at individuals, presenters, or staff members.
14. Adjournment - For Possible Action
If meeting goes beyond 7:30 p.m., NAB Chair may postpone the remaining items to a future agenda.
END OF AGENDA