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Planning Commission

Planning Commission Purpose:

The Planning Commission of Johns Creek reviews zoning cases and serves as a recommending body to the Mayor and City Council for the purpose of upholding and implementing the vision and objectives as outlined in the Comprehensive Plan and accompanying regulatory ordinances such as Zoning and Subdivisions. (Also see "Zoning 101" Workshop.)

Contact City Hall at 678-512-3293 or email the Planning Commission

Note: This email address is only to provide information/opinions to the Planning Commission on items for consideration at public hearings. Please contact Planning & Zoning, 678-512-3293, for all other issues.

Meeting Schedule

The Johns Creek Planning Commission meets one Tuesday per month (see calendar below) at 7 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers, 11360 Lakefield Drive, Johns Creek, GA 30097.

The submittal deadline for applications will be the first Tuesday of the month.
Also see:  Current PC Rezoning Application Calendar

Notice: Rezoning cases are a four-month review period.  See our Rezoning Calendar above.

 

Zoning Cases

April 16, 2024

RZ-24-0001 & VC-24-0001 | 5825 Abbotts Bridge Road

Project Description
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Elevations
Renderings
Zoning Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis
Trip Generation
Survey
Application and Other Supporting Documents
 

RZ-24-0002 | 6350 Hospital Parkway

Project Description
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Elevations
Trip Generation
Application and Other Supporting Documents

 

March 5, 2024 - Meeting Cancelled

 

February 13, 2024 - Meeting Cancelled

 

January 9, 2024

Agenda

RZ-23-0003, VC-23-0004 & VC-23-0005  | 6650 McGinnis Ferry Road

Application
Letter of Intent Revised
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised
Elevations  | Elevations Revised
Survey
Environmental Site Analysis
Trip Generation Memo  |  Trip Generation Revised
Traffic Impact Study  | Trip Impact Study Revised
Staff Report

Status: Approved w/Conditions

 

December 5, 2023 - Meeting Cancelled

 

November 6, 2023

Agenda

Revitalization Plan – Medlock Bridge Road and State Bridge Road

Consideration to approve the Revitalization Plan for the four corners of the intersection of Medlock Bridge Road and State Bridge Road to establish the vision for land use, streets and multi-modal networks, placemaking, and to create a sense of place commensurate with the scale and quality of the City of Johns Creek.
Memo
Revitalization Plan Final Draft
Revitalization Plan Appendix Final Draft

Status: Deferred at the November 28th Council Meeting to February 12, 2024

 

A-23-002 – Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment

A proposal to amend the City of Johns Creek Zoning Ordinance to regulate medical cannabis dispensaries in Johns Creek. 
Memo
Ordinance
State Legislation
Regulations

Status: Approved

 

October 2, 2023 - Meeting Cancelled

 

September 6, 2023 - Meeting Cancelled

 

August 1, 2023

Agenda

RZ-23-0002  | 610, 625, 635, 640, 655, 660, 675, 680, 705, 720, 725 & 770 Pauls Walk

Project Description
Letter of Intent
Site Plan
Photos
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis
Survey and Legal Description
Trip Generation
Application and Other Supporting Documents
Staff Report

Status: Approved w/Conditions

 

Comprehensive Plan Update

A 5-year update to the City of Johns Creek Comprehensive Plan, as required by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. A copy of the Comprehensive Plan Update is located at the Community Development Department and on the City’s website for public viewing.

Status: Approved 

 

July 10, 2023 

Agenda

RZ-23-0001, VC-23-0002 & VC-23-0003  | 5805 State Bridge Road

Project Description
Letter of Intent
Site Plan  | Site Plan Revised
Renderings
Elevations
Zoning Impact Analysis
Environmental Site Analysis
Traffic Impact Study
Trip Generation
Survey
Legal Description
Application and Other Supporting Documents
Deferral Letter
Staff Report
Arborist Report
Arborist Report by the City

Status: Denied

 

June 19, 2023 - Meeting Cancelled

 

May 31, 2023 - Special Called Meeting

Agenda
Memo

A-23-001 – Zoning Ordinance Text Amendment

A Proposal to amend the City of Johns Creek Zoning Ordinance to ensure compliance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated (O.C.G.A.) §36-66 “Zoning Procedures Law”.

Status: Approved

 

May 2, 2023 

Agenda

RZ-22-0010  | 10805 State Bridge Road

Project Description
Letter of Intent | Letter of Intent Revised
Site Plan | Site Plan Revised  | Site Plan Revised
Building Elevations  | Building Elevations Revised
Zoning Impact Analysis | Zoning Impact Analysis Revised
Environmental Impact Analysis | Environmental Impact Analysis Revised
Trip Generation | Trip Generation Revised
Traffic Study
Survey
Legal Description
Application and Other Supporting Documents | Application Revised
Deferral Letter
Staff Report
Staff Report Revised

Status: Denied

 

April 10, 2023

Agenda

RZ-22-0010  | 10805 State Bridge Road

Project Description
Letter of Intent | Letter of Intent Revised
Site Plan | Site Plan Revised
Building Elevations  | Building Elevations Revised
Zoning Impact Analysis | Zoning Impact Analysis Revised
Environmental Impact Analysis | Environmental Impact Analysis Revised
Trip Generation | Trip Generation Revised
Traffic Study
Survey
Legal Description
Application and Other Supporting Documents | Application Revised
Deferral Letter
Staff Report

Status: Planning Commission Deferred to May 2, 2023

 
  
  
  
  
 

Zoning Ordinance Amendments

Since its inception, Johns Creek has adopted the following Zoning Ordinance amendments:

  • O2007-09-26, adopted 9/24/2007:  General clean-up (Articles 1-12, 19, 22, 24, 28-29, 33-34)

  • O2008-05-10, adopted 6/2/2008:  Zoning case withdrawal requirements (Articles 3, 28)

  • O2008-12-28, adopted 2/9/2009:  Revised sign ordinance (Article 33)

For a more detailed description of the above, see the attached Listing of Amendments. Also refer to the actual text in the revised Zoning. The Sign Guidebook is a useful adjunct to the Sign Ordinance, containing more concise, general information about signs.

Members

PC members are appointed to posts and serve two-year, staggered terms as follows:
Post D - Michael Katzin *
Post E - Kamini Anand *
Post F - Arthur Holst*
Post G - Chip Floyd * (Chair)
Post A - Vicki Horton**
Post B - Chris Jackson**
Post C - Himanshu Karnwal **

* Term expires Feb. 28, 2025
** Term expires Feb. 28, 2026

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