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File #: 17-835    Name:
Type: Report Status: Individual Item Ready
File created: 12/18/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/22/2018 Final action:
Title: Discuss and consider a request for a conditional sign permit for two high profile monument signs located at 1687 Hwy 46 South.
Attachments: 1. Aerial Map, 2. Zoning Map, 3. Application, 4. Proposed Site Plan, 5. Proposed Sign Elevation Plan, 6. Comparison Table Showing Allowable Signs Vs. Requested Signs, 7. Existing Signs in Vicinity, 8. Subject Property Visibility Before and After Installation of TxDOT Pole and Box, 9. Photos of Site and Surrounding Area, 10. Excerpt from Sign Ordinance, 11. Regional Transportation Plan
Presenter
Presenter
Stacy A.M. Snell, Planning and Community Development Assistant Director
Contact Info
ssnell@nbtexas.org

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SUBJECT:
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Discuss and consider a request for a conditional sign permit for two high profile monument signs located at 1687 Hwy 46 South.

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BACKGROUND / RATIONALE:
Case No.: CS-17-035

Council District:|910|
Applicant/Owner: Lydell Toye (U.S. Signs)
258 Trade Center Drive
New Braunfels, TX 78130
(830) 629-4411
ussigns@sbcglobal.net

Staff Contact: Katherine Crowe, Planning Technician
(830) 221-4086
kcrowe@nbtexas.org

Location and Current Code Requirements
The subject property is 2.98 acres located on the north corner of State Highway 46 South and F.M. 758 with approximately 362 feet of frontage along State Highway 46 South, and approximately 365 feet along F.M. 758 and zoned "MU-B" High Intensity Mixed Use District. The subject property is currently being developed with a Shell gas station and convenience store with an attached Wendy's restaurant making it a multi-tenant property.

Sign types and sizes are allowed based on zoning and specific street frontage:

* The MU-B zoning district is allowed one freestanding monument sign or one low profile pole sign per 300 feet of frontage, or one electronic message sign in lieu of any other freestanding signs. Monument signs are limited to 10 feet in height and 48 square feet. Low Profile pole signs are limited to 10 feet in height and 25 square feet. Both sign types require a minimum 5-foot setback.

* Properties with frontage on State Highway 46 are also allowed one free standing monument sign and one high profile monument sign per 300 feet of frontage. Monument signs are limited to 10 feet in height and 60 square feet. High profile monument signs are limited to 28 feet in height and 225 square feet. Properties with State Highway 46 frontage are allowed one electronic message sign in lieu of all other free standing signs, limited to 28 fee...

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