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Introduced by: Borough Manager <br /> Requested by: Community Development <br /> Department <br /> 1 Drafted by: CDD Director <br /> 2 Introduced: 08/04/2011 <br /> 3 Public Hearing: 09/01/2011 <br /> Adopted: 09/01/2011 <br /> 4 <br /> 5 KODIAK ISLAND BOROUGH <br /> 6 ORDINANCE NO. FY2012 -05 <br /> 7 <br /> 8 AN ORDINANCE OF THE ASSEMBLY OF THE KODIAK ISLAND BOROUGH <br /> 9 REZONING TRACT C, BLOCK 2, OUZINKIE TOWNSITE SUBDIVISION (U.S. SURVEY <br /> 10 4871), FROM R1- SINGLE - FAMILY RESIDENTIAL TO PL- PUBLIC USE LAND <br /> 11 <br /> 12 WHEREAS, the Kodiak Kenai Cable Company has requested permission to erect a <br /> 13 microwave communication tower on Tract C in order to extend broadband voice and data <br /> 14 services to Ouzinkie and Port Lions comparable to the services that were brought to the <br /> 15 Kodiak road system by the submarine fiber -optic cable which connected Kodiak with the <br /> 16 mainland; and <br /> 17 <br /> 18 WHEREAS, Tract C is currently the site of Ouzinkie Community School and a 250,000 <br /> 19 gallon water storage tank that was permitted by zoning Exception in 1987 and which was <br /> 20 accompanied by a disposal of interest in borough land for a portion of Tract C in order to <br /> 21 accommodate the water tower, access road and electrical utilities associated with the water <br /> 22 storage tank use; and <br /> 23 <br /> 24 WHEREAS, schools are permitted use in the R1- Single- family Residential zoning district <br /> 25 and the water storage tank is now a nonconforming use, but a new tower for communication <br /> 26 purposes cannot be allowed in the R1 zone without a rezone to a more appropriate zone; <br /> 27 and <br /> 28 <br /> 29 WHEREAS, the 2008 KIB Comprehensive Plan Update designates this parcel for public <br /> 30 use and the PL- Public Use Land zone is the typical zoning district of choice to implement <br /> 31 plan designations of this sort; and <br /> 32 <br /> 33 WHEREAS, the commission held a properly noticed public hearing on this request at the <br /> 34 July 20, 2011, regular meeting and is recommending that the Assembly approve the request <br /> 35 to rezone Tract C, Block 2, Ouzinkie Townsite Subdivision from from R1- Single- family <br /> 36 Residential to PL- Public Use Land; and <br /> 37 <br /> 38 WHEREAS, this request was found by the commission to be consistent with the borough's <br /> 39 comprehensive plan. <br /> 40 <br /> 41 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE ASSEMBLY OF THE KODIAK ISLAND <br /> 42 BOROUGH THAT: <br /> 43 <br /> 44 Section 1: This ordinance is not of a general and permanent nature and shall not <br /> 45 become a part of the Kodiak Island Borough Code of Ordinances; and <br /> 46 <br /> 47 Section 2: Tract C, Block 2, Ouzinkie Townsite Subdivision is hereby rezoned from R1- <br /> 48 Single- family Residential to PL- Public Use Land. <br /> 49 <br /> Kodiak Island Borough Ordinance No. FY2012 -05 <br /> Page 1 of 2 <br />