Council seeks floodplain info before Nassau Street rezoning vote
A proposal to rezone land on the eastern half of Nassau Street in the Belmont neighborhood did not move forward on Monday. Developer Nicole Scro and engineer Justin Shimp are seeking a rezoning from R-2 to R-3 on about a half acre of land. Several members of the public asked Council to deny the request due to the property being located within a floodplain as governed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Magill said she wanted more information from staff about the issue.
“I am concerned about the floodplain issue and I am concerned about the design that is being submitted in a flood plain,” Magill said.Read more