Development Activity

The following are projects that public notice has been sent via postcard.  The meetings are conducted at Marion City Hall (1225 6th Avenue) unless otherwise noted.  Project information is removed following final action  (approval / denial) by the Marion City Council.  If you are looking for a project not listed please contact the Marion Planning and Development Department at 319-743-6320.

Please click "Staff Report" link for more information regarding the request.  Staff reports are typically provided four (4) days prior to meeting date.

 PROJECT NAME & MEETING DATE / DESCRIPTION STAFF REPORTS / SUPPORTIVE DOCUMENTS 

 Timberline MFG Commercial Addition Preliminary Plat (Revised)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - May 8, 2018
Meeting:  City Council - TBA
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

This is a two lot subdivision to permit the expansion of Timberline Manufacturing on property located west of Lyons Lane and north of Blairs Ferry Road.

 Staff Report

Alley Vacation (between 742-758 8th Avenue)
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - May 8, 2018
Meeting:  City Council - TBA
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

This is a request to vacate (and purchase) the alley located between 742 and 758 8th Avenue.

 Staff Report

 Comprehensive Plan, Rezoning and Preliminary Plat 
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - May 8, 2018
Meeting:  City Council - TBA
Staff Contact:  David N. Hockett, AICP

This is a request to amend the future land use map for property located east of the Marion Airport from Business Park / Office to both Light Industrial and Corridor Commercial.  This is also a request to rezone property from I-1, Restricted Industrial to C-3, General Commercial and from Linn County A to both I-1, Restricted Industrial and C-3, General Commercial.

 Staff Report

Marion Enterprise Center 6th Addition Final Plat
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - N/A
Meeting:  City Council - TBA
Staff Contact:  Nicole Burlage

This is a single lot subdivision to permit the development of an industrial project located north of Partner's Avenue and west of Enterprise Drive.

 Staff Report

MEC Design Standards

MidAmerican 1st Addition (Linn County) - Final Plat
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - March 26, 2018 at 6:00PM (APPROVED 6-0)
Meeting:  City Council - TBA
Staff Contact: Nicole Burlage

The applicant is seeking to split a single parcel with an outlot for property along East Post Road.

Staff Report 

Zeiser Revocable Trust - Rezoning from A-1 to R-2
Meeting:  Planning & Zoning Commission - March 26, 2018 at 6:00PM (APPROVED 6-0)
Meeting:  City Council - April 19, 2018 at 5:30PM (Hearing & 1st Reading) (APPROVED 5-0)
Meeting:  City Council - May 3, 2018 at 5:30PM (2nd Reading)
Meeting:  City Council - May 17, 2018 at 5:30PM (Final Reading)
Staff Contact: Nicole Burlage

The applicant is seeking to rezone property from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single Family Residential for the development of Single Family Homes.  The property is located south of Echo Hill Road and approximately 1600' west of Albunrett Road.  This is not a request for commercial zoning.

 Staff Report

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