STEELE CREEK NEWS
Scheduled for May 20, 2019
(May 19, 2019)
next zoning meeting of the Charlotte City Council will begin at 5:30
Monday, May 20 at the Government Center (600 East 4th Street). The
City Council typically makes decisions on petitions that had Public
Hearings the previous month followed by new Public Hearings. You may view this meeting,
and past meetings online
HERE. To sign up to speak at the Public Hearing, complete
the online form
TThe Charlotte City
Council approved the following petition at
its April 15 meeting.
- Mixed use development on approximately 265 acres east of Sandy Porter Road and I-485 and north of Arrowood Road, across
from the entrance to Topgolf. Uses requested include up to
73,000 square feet office, retail, restaurant, and other commercial
uses, a hotel, up to 270 residential units, and up to 2,000,000
feet of warehouse, distribution, and other permitted uses.
Petitioner will provide various road and intersection upgrades,
including signals at the development entrance on Sandy Porter Road
and at the development entrance on Arrowood Road (across from
Topgolf). Parcel # 20105106, 20105108, and 20145101.
This property was previously rezoned in 2013 to allow construction of a billboard for the Outlet Mall on I-485. See
The City Council held Public Hearings
on April 15 for the following petitions. They are expected to make
decisions on these petitions at their May 20 meeting.
Mattamy Homes plans to build up to 240 townhomes
on a 38.4 acre site on the east side of Shopton Road West, north of South Tryon Street.
and west of the McDowell Place and Charlotte Pines neighborhoods.
Current zoning at 3 units per acre allows up to 115 single family homes. Mattamy plans up to 240 townhomes, which would be 6.25 units
per acre. Homes would have 1 or 2 car garages and be in the same
style as the townhomes near the Berewick Manor House. They plan buffers with adjoining neighborhoods.
The Public Hearing is scheduled for April 15. Parcel #
- Single family development on the east side of Shopton Road West
just north of Sledge Road.
Plans call for 48 units oriented towards baby boomers on 18.39 acres
( 2.61 units per acre). This is less than the 3 units per acre
allowed by current zoning. The MX-1 zoning would allow innovative
features, such as smaller lot size, on-street parking, and alleys.
The plans include significant tree save areas. Parcel # 19911106.
Developers also plan to build single
family housing on Parcel # 19911103 to the north, which does not require rezoning.
The two new sections would connect to
Chapel Cove subdivision to the north but not be part of Chapel Cove.
The northern section would have road access to Shopton Road West.
- Hotel(s) and offices, including "light assembly of computers,
tablets, and their components" on the extension of Dixie River Rd
east of the Bojangles, dentist office, and the BP near the Berewick
Town Center. Parcel # 20109115.
2019-012 - Lidl plans to build a grocery on the SW corner of
S Tryon St and Moss Rd (across from Good Shepherd UMC). The rezoning
petition is a site plan
amendment to revise previous zoning approved for a Pep Boys store.
Lidl dropped previous plans to build near the Berewick Town Center.
At 29,000 sq ft, this store will be smaller than the earlier planned
Lidl. Road improvements, including intersection improvements, are
anticipated. Parcel # 21901105.
2019-016 - Lennar Homes plans to build at least 200
townhomes on 42 acres on the south side of Hamilton Road between S J
Lawrence Road and Smith Boyd Road. They are requesting a zoning
change from R-3 to UR-2(CD). Parcel # 21926112.
petitions in Steele Creek are outstanding.
2017-065 - Apartments at
the end of Rigsby Road east of Clearview Acres subdivision off Steele Creek Road south of I-485 near the Berewick Town Center.
Parcel # 20107504.
Up to 324 apartments on 30.73 acres north of S Tryon Street and southwest of Erwin Road. Petitioner is requesting a change from R-3 to UR-2(CD).
The Public Hearing is scheduled for June 17. Parcel # 20122103 and 20122117.
north of S Tryon Street and
southwest of Erwin Road.
by Lennar Carolinas on
the south side of Hamilton Road west
of Smith Road.
Grocery on the southwest corner
of South ryon Street
and Moss Road.
|| 8.39 acres located on the east side of
Steele Creek Rd at Dixie River Rd
behind Bojangles and
BP. To develop
with offices and hotels.
to I-1(CD) & MUDD(CD)
|| 18.39 acres located on the east side of
Shopton Rd. West, north of Sledge Rd.
across from Pine Harbor Rd.
Use development north of
Arrowood Road and east of
R3, O-1(CD) &
I-1(CD) to MUDD-O,
on the east side of
Shopton Road West north of S Tryon
east of Steele Creek Road
and south of I-485 at Rigsby
the Berewick Town Center
See the location of current rezoning petitions on the map below. For
more detail, see
Polaris 3G, The County's Premiere Real Estate Mapping Tool
featuring property info, assessed values, sales, and a lot more!
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