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File #: 19-0494    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 5/14/2019 In control: Land Use, Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
On agenda: 7/8/2019 Final action: 7/8/2019
Title: A bill for an ordinance relating to the Denver Zoning Code and Denver Revised Municipal Code, replacing the current GDP process with a suite of plan implementation tools. Approves text amendment #4 to the Denver Zoning Code and the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to revise the General Development Plan process and standards. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 5-21-19.
Indexes: Zach Rothmier
Attachments: 1. BR19 0494 CPD Text-Amendment, 2. LUTI PPT 051619, 3. TextAmd_4_GDP_LUTI_Packet_051619, 4. 19-0494 Filed Bill_2019 Text Amendment #4, 5. 19-0494 10_DesignStandards_DZC_060619_clean, 6. 19-0494 12_Administration_DZC_060619_clean, 7. 19-0494 13_Definitions_DZC_060619_clean, 8. 19-0494 DRMC_Ch_59_Draft__060619_clean, 9. 19-0494 Filed Bill_2019 Text Amendment #4.pdf, 10. TextAmd_4_GDP_CC_Packet_070319, 11. 19-0494 Filed Bill_2019 Text Amendment #4pdf, 12. 19-0494 - signed.pdf, 13. 19-0494 Filed A bill for an ordinance relating to the Denver Zoning Code and Denver Revised Municipal Code, replacing the current GDP process with a suite of plan implement
Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

Date Submitted: 5-13-19

Requesting Agency: Community Planning and Development
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Subject Matter Expert Name: Jeff Hirt
Email Address: Jeffrey.hirt@denvergov.org

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A bill for an ordinance relating to the Denver Zoning Code and Denver Revised Municipal Code, replacing the current GDP process with a suite of plan implementation tools.
Approves text amendment #4 to the Denver Zoning Code and the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC) to revise the General Development Plan process and standards. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 5-21-19.
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Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
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The proposed text amendment revises the General Development Plan (GDP) process and standards through multiple changes. First,
the GDP process in DZC Section 12.4.12 is replaced with the Large Development Review (LDR) process and the Infrastructure
Master Plan (IMP) process that is currently being used is codified as a new DZC Section 12.4.14. The text amendment carries forward
the GDP open space requirements as generally applicable design standards in DZC Division 10.8. The text amendment also makes
targeted changes to Denver Revised Municipal Code (D.R.M.C) Section 59-2 to allow for GDPs approved under former Chapter 59 to
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