AGENDA
PLANNING COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING
3:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 16, 2021
City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

In order to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings (also called “social distancing”) to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the meeting will be held by videoconference and there will be no public access to the location described above.

Public Comment can be submitted on-line: https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment or by calling 409-797-3660.


1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Meeting Format (Staff)

4.

Approval of Minutes

A.

February 2, 2021 Minutes

5.

Conflict of Interest

6.

Public Comment

Members of the public may submit a public comment using the web link below. All comments submitted prior to the meeting will be provided to the Planning Commission.

https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment

  1. Agenda Items
  2. Non-Agenda Items

7.

Old Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

21P-003 (2121 Ave D/Market) Request for a License to Use to place an ADA ramp in the City of Galveston right-of-way. Adjacent property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, Lots 1 thru 7, Block 501, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Stephen P. Penlington Adjacent Property Owners: Dualmont LLC, c/o James McClure Easement Holder: City of Galveston

8.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

BEACHFRONT CONSTRUCTION CERTIFICATE/DUNE PROTECTION PERMITS

1.

20P-045 (12119 Sand Dollar Beach Dr.) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to construct a single-family dwelling and perimeter fence. The legal description of the property is Lot 10, Sand Dollar Beach (2017), a Subdivision located in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sandpiper Homes, Inc., Kyle Hockersmith Property Owner: Robert & Ramona Thibeault

B.

PLATS

1.

21P-005 (5228 Broadway /Avenue J, 5100 Sealy, Avenue I, and 5215 Winne/Avenue G) Request for a Preliminary Plat. Properties are legally described as M.B. Menard Survey (0-0), Block 232 and the South 1/2 of Adjacent Avenue I; M.B. Menard Survey (0-0), Block 291, 292, and Adjacent Streets; M.B. Menard Survey (0-0), Block 351 and Part of Adjacent Avenue H and 52nd Street; and M.B. Menard Survey (0-0), Block 352 and Part of Adjacent Avenue H and 52nd Street; in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Mona Purgason, Galveston Housing Authority Property Owner: Galveston Housing Authority

9.

Adjournment

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on February 11, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

Prepared by:  Catherine Gorman, Assistant Director

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), PERSONS IN NEED OF A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, WITHIN THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO ANY PROCEEDING, CONTACT THE CITY SECRETARY'S OFFICE, SUITE 201, 823 ROSENBERG, GALVESTON, TX 77550 (409-797-3510)

MEMBERS OF CITY COUNCIL MAY BE ATTENDING AND PARTICIPATING IN THIS MEETING