Thursday, March 11, 2021

9:00AM, Meeting will be live-streamed via www.montgomeryplanningboard.org.



REVISED: Friday, March 5, 2021 - 1:12PM
9:05 am

CLOSED SESSION

Item 9

According to MD ANN Code, General Provisions Article, §3-305(b)(13), to comply with a specific constitutional, statutory, or judicially imposed requirement that prevents public disclosures about a particular proceeding or matter. Topic to be discussed: Approval of Closed Session Minutes

J. Parsons

ADDED

PLANNING BOARD MEETING

Item 1

Consent Agenda

*A. Adoption of Resolutions

Knowles Manor Site Plan 82019008A – MCPB No. 20-141

2. Urby /Studiio Plaza Preliminary Plan 12013002A MCPB No. 20-137

3. Urby /Studio Plaza Site Plan amendment 82013001B MCPB No. 20-138

4. Urby /Studio Plaza Site Plan 820200170 MCPB No. 20-139

*B. Record Plats

 

Subdivision Plat No. 220200670, Edgemoor
R-60 zone; 1 lot; located on the west side of Exeter Road, 150 feet south of Moorland Lane; Bethesda – Chevy Chase Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

Subdivision Plat No. 220210420, Congressional Manor
RE-2 zone, 1 lot; located on the west side of Fenway Drive, 1,000 feet south of River Road (MD 190); Potomac Subregion Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval

*C. Other Consent Items

Smalls Nursery, 15702 Thistlebridge Drive

A. Preliminary Plan Amendment No. 11994011D for Forest Conservation Plan purposes: Request to remove 3,485 sq. ft. (0.08 acres) of a Category I Conservation Easement on the property located at 15702 Thistlebridge Drive, Lot 44, Block A; 0.46 acres; RE-1 Zone; located on the west side of Georgia Avenue approximately 1,000 feet north of the intersection of Georgia Avenue and Norbeck Road; Olney Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution
B. Site Plan Amendment No. 81995015C for Forest Conservation Plan purposes: Request to remove 3,485 sq. ft. (0.08 acres) of a Category I Conservation Easement on the property located at 15702 Thistlebridge Drive, Lot 44, Block A; 0.46 acres; RE-1 Zone; located on the west side of Georgia Avenue approximately 1,000 feet north of the intersection of Georgia Avenue and Norbeck Road; Olney Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution
D. Johnsen

Carderock Springs, Administrative Subdivision No. 620200140, Regulatory Extension Request No.3

Third request to extend the regulatory review period, from April 2, 2021 to July 29, 2021 to create 2 single-family lots. Located on Osage Lane, NE of the intersection of Tomlinson Avenue and Buxton Terrace; 1990 Bethesda Chevy Chase Master Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of the Extension Request

M. Fuster

8001 Wisconsin Avenue, Sketch Plan No. 320210050 and Preliminary Plan No. 120210140, Regulatory Extension Request No. 1

First request to extend the regulatory review period of concurrent Sketch Plan and Preliminary Plan applications, from April 22, 2021 through September 30, 2021; Request for up to 375,000 square feet of mixed-use development, comprised of up to 350 multifamily dwelling units and up to 15,000 square feet of commercial uses, including up to 159,689 square feet of BOZ density and associated PIP payment; located on the Northeast quadrant of the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and Highland Street; 2.74 acres in the CR 3.0 C 3.0 R 2.75 H 90’, CR 3.0 C 2.0 R 2.75 H 90’, CR 0.5 C 0.5 R 0.5 H 70’, CRT 0.5 C 0.25 R 0.5 H 70’ and Bethesda Overlay Zones; 2017 Bethesda Downtown Sector Plan.

Staff Recommendation: Approval of the Extension Request

M. Folden

*D. Approval of Minutes

Minutes of February 25, 2021

Item 2

Roundtable Discussion

Parks Director’s Report

 

Item 3

Parks and Planning Spring 2021 Semiannual Presentation Outline

M. Riley and G. Wright

Item 4

Montgomery Park’s Tree Programs Overview

H. Thomas/C. Burkes/B. Dahl

Item 5

9205 Tulip Grove Road, Conditional Use No. CU202104

Request to increase capacity of existing daycare from 8 to 12 children on a 11,750 square foot lot in the R-90 Zone; located at 9205 Tulip Grove Road, Gaithersburg, within the 1985 Gaithersburg Vicinity Master Plan area.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions
(Action required for Hearing by Hearing Examiner on March 29, 2021)

P. Smith

Item 6

Ruck Property, Administrative Subdivision Plan No. 620190120

An Application to create one lot without frontage on 3.38 acres of land in the AR Zone; Parcel 70; located on Rocky Road, 2100 feet west of Route 108, southwest quadrant of the intersection of Rocky Road and Route 108; 1980 Preservation of Agricultural & Rural Open Space Functional Master Plan.
Staff Recommendation: Approval with Conditions and Adoption of Resolution

ATTACHMENTS

J. Casey

Item 8

Germantown Plan for the Town Sector Zone: Proposed Sectional Map Amendment (SMA)

The SMA will implement recommendations contained in the Germantown Plan for the Town Sector Zone by amending the zoning map accordingly. The SMA is associated with proposed zoning text amendment to create the Germantown-Churchill Village (GCV) Overlay Zone.
Staff Recommendation: Transmit comments to County Council.

ATTACHMENT

P. Estes

Item 7

Germantown-Churchill Village (GCV) Overlay Zone: Proposed Zoning Text Amendment for the creation of the GCV Overlay Zone.

The GCV overlay zone would accompany the Germantown Plan for the Town Sector Zone and is intended to protect the character of Churchill Village by offering protections to the open spaces and to ensure compatibility between new and existing development.
Staff Recommendation: Transmit Comments to County Council.

B. Berbert

12:10 pm

ADJOURN

PUBLIC NOTICE

Planning Board Seeks Public Comment on an
Administrative Sewer Category Change Request

The Planning Board will hear testimony and consider recommendations for the water and sewer category change request (WSSCR) listed below on Thursday March 18, 2021. The application requests that community sewer service be extended to this property.

A public hearing for this administrative case will be facilitated via telephone conference on March 31, 2021 at 9:00 am by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Planning Board recommendations for this case will be presented to the County Executive before final decision.

 Case Number

Applicant/Owner and Property Location

Master Plan Area

WSCCR 21-POT-02A

Jennifer and James Anschutz

10800 Burbank Drive

Potomac

The staff report for the water and sewer category change requests will be posted on the Planning Board’s website one week prior to the meeting: https://www.montgomeryplanningboard.org/agendas/. Contact Katherine Nelson at 301-495-4622 or Katherine.Nelson@montgomeryplanning.org.
See also DEP’s website www.montgomerycountymd.gov/waterworks or call 240-777-7700.

Written comments are also welcomed if submitted at least 24 hours prior to the Planning Board Hearing. Emails or letter may be sent to:

Chair, Casey Anderson
Montgomery County Planning Board
2425 Reedie Drive 4th Floor
Wheaton, MD 20902
mcp-chair@mncppc-mc.org