Planning & Zoning Commission Special Meeting 2/14/24


Wednesday, February 14, 2024 – 10:30 a.m.

Town Hall

The Montreat Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, February 14, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Town Hall, 1210 Montreat Road, Montreat, NC. 

The purpose of the meeting is for the Planning and Zoning Commission to review and make a recommendation on the item below:

LEGISLATIVE HEARING – Text Amendment, TA-2024-01 – Amendment to the Town of Montreat General Ordinance

Summary: A Text Amendment request (TA-2024-01), submitted by Wyatt Edsel (on behalf of Gary Higgins, Property Owner) to amend Chapter K Article III Section 305(1) of the Montreat General Ordinance to permit an exception to the built-upon area buffer requirement for impervious driveway or walkway access to residential development when there is a lack of practical alternatives for a road crossing, bridge, or utility crossing.

Suggested Motion: Recommend that the Board of Commissioners approve, approve with revisions, or deny the proposed text amendment (TA-2024-01).

This meeting will be available by Zoom. The link can be found below:


Angie Murphy-Town Clerk