City of Burlington, Vermont City of Burlington, Vermont

Department of Planning & Zoning
City Hall,  Burlington, Vermont 05401
Phone: 802-865-7188 Fax: 802-865-7195

 

Proposed Amendments Before the Planning Commission

Proposed amendments to the Comprehensive Development Ordinance (CDO) that are currently before the Planning Commission are listed below.

Proposed amendments are first considered by the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission then votes whether to send the proposed amendment as is, or in revised form, to the City Council. The City Council then votes whether to adopt the Planning Commission's proposed amendment, or a revised form.

Final adopted versions are shown in Recently Adopted Amendments until they are incorporated into the text of the Comprehensive Development Ordinance itself.


ZA-18-04 Density Calculations: The purpose of this proposed amendment is largely a technical correction, addressing a discrepancy in the current Comprehensive Development Ordinance regarding calculation of permitted density on a site. The Planning Commission held a public hearing on this proposed amendment on October 10, 2017.

ZA-18-07 Conditional Use Exemptions: The purpose of this proposed amendment is to eliminate the Conditional Use exemption from Section 3.5.3 Exememptions, which was added to this section in 2015. The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on this proposed amendment on June 12, 2018 at 6:45pm in Conference Room 12, City Hall, 149 Church Street.

ZA-18-08 Form District 5 Boundaries: The purpose of this proposed amendment is to modify the boundaries of Form District 5 to include additional properties located along the boundary of the current district. The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on this proposed amendment on June 12, 2018 at 6:45pm in Conference Room 12, City Hall, 149 Church Street.