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VALLEY VIEW - GALLERIA AREA PLAN
CITY PLAN COMMISSION AND URBAN DESIGN COMMITTEE BRIEFING

March 21, 2013

Valley View – Galleria Area Goal and Planning Background
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Goal: Develop an area-wide vision through a publicprivate partnership to guide future redevelopment
2012: Dallas City Council authorized a Chapter 380 Economic Development Grant to the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce (NDCC) to lead this effort ¤ December, 2012: NDCC hired Omniplan to provide professional expertise and leadership ¤ January 24, 2013: Zoning authorization to allow City Staff to concurrently develop a zoning plan
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Planning Process

Future Development Vision
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Pedestrian friendly, mixed use neighborhood

Future Development Vision
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Vibrant shopping and entertainment district

Future Development Vision
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High density supported by a network of enhanced streets and open spaces

Existing Zoning Map

Area-wide Rezoning
Proposed Planned Development District
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Existing zoning will be replaced with new customized zoning using the Form Districts ordinance as a template District will be divided into sub-areas to distinguish development standards Existing development rights will be respected and creation of nonconforming uses will be minimized

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Area-wide Rezoning
Key Features
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Establishes formbased, pedestrian friendly standards Allows mixed use in the majority of the study area Establishes open space requirements and design standards Allows transfer of development rights Establishes block size standards and street design standards

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Thoroughfare Plan Amendment
Thoroughfare Plan
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Focus on providing a comprehensive circulation system to meet the multimodal needs of the new development vision Thoroughfare Plan will be amended concurrently with the zoning New thoroughfares will be established Existing thoroughfare lane configurations or right-of-way requirements may be amended

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Key Target Dates
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April 4th, 2013 April 4th, 2013 April 18th, 2013

- Urban Design Committee
and CPC briefings

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- Public meeting

- Urban Design Committee and
Thoroughfare Committee briefings - CPC public hearing

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May 2nd, 2013 May 22nd, 2013

- CPC public hearing on
Thoroughfare Plan amendment

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- Council public hearing

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March 21, 2013

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