Greater City Providence

City Plan Commission Meeting – January 17, 2017

[alert type=”muted”]Providence City Plan Commission Notice of Regular Meeting
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 4:45pm
Joseph Doorley Municipal Building, 1st Floor Meeting Room
444 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903[/alert]

cpc-roundOpening Session

  • Call to Order
  • Roll Call
  • Approval of minutes from December19, 2016 regular meeting – for action
  • Director’s Report

City Council Referral

1. Referral 3409 – 12 Lenox Avenue – The petitioner is requesting to rezone 12 Lenox Ave from R-2 to C-2. The lot measures approximately 12,000 SF. Continued from December 19, 2016 – for action (AP 53 Lot 386, Blackstone)

Development Plan Review

2. EDUCATIONAL FACILITY DEVELOPMENT PLAN – MOSES BROWN SCHOOL – The applicant, Moses Brown School, is requesting a change to their campus development plan which was last approved in 2015. The applicant is proposing to construct a 19,000 SF squash court facility with 12 courts, offices, classrooms locker rooms and other ancillary spaces. The space was originally indicated for student housing – for action (AP 11 50, 119 and 120, College Hill)

Land Development Project


3. Case No. 16-051MA – 434 Atwells Avenue (Preliminary Plan) – The applicant is requesting preliminary plan approval to construct a mixed use development in the C-1 zone that will provide forty residential units, forty parking spaces and retail space on the ground floor. A height of 50 feet and five stories is proposed. The applicant is seeking a waiver from submission of state approvals and a lighting plan at the preliminary plan stage – for action (AP 28 Lot 150 – 9,993 SF, AP 33 Lot 508 – 10,353 SF, Federal Hill)

[alert type=”muted”]See also: Atwells at Knight – Proposed Mixed-Use Building on Federal Hill[/alert]

City Council Referral

4. Referral – Abandonment of a portion of Briggs Street – The applicant, Meeting Street School, is requesting to abandon a portion of Briggs Street that runs through the property – for action (Lower South Providence)

5. Referral – Rezoning certain lots from M-MU 75 to C-3 – The applicant, Meeting Street School, is requesting to rezone certain lots on which the school is situated from M-MU 75 to C-3 – for action (AP 47 153, 542, 543, 548, 701, 780, 782, 784, 809, 810, 814, 833, Lower South Providence)

Land Development Project

6. Case No. 16-064MA Meeting Street School (Master Plan) – Presentation of proposed changes to meeting street school campus including a new early childhood building, playgrounds, track and field, landscaping and additional parking. The development will occur in four phases with additions to the existing building scheduled for the first phase. The applicant is also requesting a partial street abandonment and zone change from M-1 to C-3 in conjunction with the project – for action (AP 47 Lots 153, 542, 543, 548, 701, 780, 782, 784, 809, 810, 814, 833 AP 54 Lots 37, 39, 41, 42, 119, 120, Lower South Providence)

7. Capital Improvement Plan Review of the 2018-2022 Capital Improvement Plan – for action


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