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Planning Commission chimes in on NRCD code updates


February 27, 2019

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The ultimate disposition of the alley between 2nd and 3rd Avenues in the NRCD was not addressed in the proposed update to the Land Use Code, much to the disappointment of many stakeholders.

At a public hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Boulder County Planning Commission gave its blessing to land use staff’s proposed code updates for the Niwot Rural Community District (NRCD) with two alterations. The first was the removal of a sentence reading “Where alley access is available, curb cuts should not be permitted.” Curb cuts are what the county is defining as access to off-street parking spots from 2nd Avenue. The second change was the addition of wording encouraging the exploration of offering incentives to “legacy” businesses with the hopes that mor...

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