Development Activity

The following are projects that public notice has been sent via postcard.  The meetings are conducted at Marion City Hall (1225 6th Avenue) unless otherwise noted.  Projects are removed approximately four (4) weeks following final action by the Marion City Council.  If you are looking for a project not listed please contact the Marion Planning and Development Department at 319-743-6320.

Please click "Staff Report" link for more information regarding the request.  Staff reports are typically provided four (4) days prior to meeting date.

PROJECT NAME & MEETING DATE / DESCRIPTION  STAFF REPORTS / SUPPORTIVE DOCUMENTS

 TimberlineMFG Commercial Addition Preliminary Plat
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking a three (3) lot commercial development for property located north of Blairs Ferry Road and west of Lyons Lane.

 

 Hunter's Ridge North 1st Addition Preliminary Plat
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking a revised preliminary plat for property located on the north end of Hunter's Ridge Golf Course between Winslow Road and Lucore Road for residential development.

 

Gemstone Estates 4th Addition - Final Plat
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

 

Kemp Farms 1st Addition Final Plat (Linn County)
Meeting:  City Council - November 23, 2017 at 5:30PM
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Meeting:  City Council - November 23, 2017 at 5:30PM
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking approval of a farmstead split in Linn County located southeast of Marion, but within two (2) miles of the Marion city boundary.

 

Grabau 2nd Addition
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Meeting:  City Council - TBD at 5:30PM
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking approval of a final plat for property located at the northeast corner of Blairsferry Road and Lindale Drive.  No development Plans have been announced.

 

Water Booster Station Conditional Use
Meeting:  Zoning Board of Adjustment - October 17, 2017 at 7:00PM
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - October 10, 2017 at 6:00PM (APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The Marion Water Board is seeking a Conditional Use to place a Water Booster Station on property owned by the City of Marion located south of 29th Avenue and west of 50th Street.

 Staff Report

Parking Regulations Zoning Code Amendment
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - December 12, 2017 at 6:00PM
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - October 10, 2017 at 6:00PM (CONTINUED)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - September 12, 2017 at 6:00PM (CONTINUED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The City of Marion is seeking to make amendments to Chapter 176.29 (Parking & Loading Regulations) of the Marion Zoning Code.

 Staff Report

 The Commons of English Glen Final Site Development Plan
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - October 10, 2017 at 6:00PM (TABLED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking approval of a final site development plan to permit the development of single family homes and condominium units located north of 29th Avenue and either side of Winchester Drive extended.

 Staff Report

 The Ridge at Indian Creek:  Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Rezoning (A-1 to R-2 and PD-R), Preliminary Site Development Plan and Preliminary Plat
Meeting:  City Council - TBD at 5:30PM
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - October 10, 2017 at 6:00PM
     Comprehensive Plan (APPROVED)
     Rezoning (APPROVED)
     Preliminary Site Development Plan (FAILED)
     Preliminary Plat (APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking multiple approvals to permit the development of single family homes and condominium units located east of Indian Creek Road and northeast of Lucore Road.

 Staff Report

City of Marion Rezoning:  Un-designated to A-1, Rural Restricted
Meeting:  Marion City Council - October 5, 2017 at 5:30PM (APPROVED)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - September 12, 2017 at 6:00PM (APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The City of Marion is seeking to zone property to A-1, Rural Restricted for recently annexed property located north of Highway 100 and either side of 44th Street.

 

The Commons of English Glen Preliminary Site Development Plan and Preliminary Plat
Meeting:  Marion City Council - October 5, 2017 at 5:30PM (APPROVED)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - August 8, 2017 at 6:00PM (APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP 

The applicant is seeking approval of a Preliminary Site Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for property located north of 29th Avenue, south of 35th Avenue and between 35th Street and 44th Street to permit the development of single family homes and condominiums.

 

Valley View Farms 3rd Addition
Meeting:  Marion City Council - October 5, 2017 at 5:30PM (APPROVED)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - September 12, 2017 at 6:00PM (APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The applicant is seeking approval to subdivide property to create a single lot for an existing home from the larger remaining parcel for property located south of Highway 100 and west of E. Post Road.

 

 Tower Terrace Road Hours of Operation Amendment
Meeting:  Marion City Council - October 5, 2017 at 5:30PM (Reconsideration - APPROVED)
Meeting:  Marion City Council - September 21, 2017 at 5:30PM (3rd Reading - FAILED)
Meeting:  Marion City Council - September 7, 2017 at 5:30PM (2nd Reading - APPROVED)
Meeting:  Marion City Council - August 24, 2017 at 5:30PM (1st Reading - APPROVED)
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

The City of Marion is seeking to amendment Ordinance 13-14 regarding hours of operation for property located along Tower Terrace Road west of 3rd Avenue.  Sunday through Thursday (6:00AM to Midnight), Friday and Saturday (6:00AM to 1:00AM)

 

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