proposed Downtown District zoning
At the Homewood Planning Commission meeting on February 4, 2020, the planning commission voted 5-4 to "table" the proposed Downtown Zoning District code.
November 18, 2019 Memo from PLACEMAKERS, LLC to HOMEWOOD CITY COUNCIL outlining recommendations to the proposed downtown zoning district
November 13 - Ordinance posted for the Dec 9 City Council public hearing regarding the "Downtown District" Code - does not include the suggested changes that are included in the Memo above
April 2019 - The Homewood Downtown Code draft one was released to the public for critique. During the week of April 23-25, 2019, the consultant team presented the draft code, collected community edits, and answered questions about how the code will operate. The team met with members of the Homewood community, downtown property owners, developers, builders, architects, the Chamber of Commerce, City Council, Planning Commission, and city staff for extensive working sessions.
January 2019 - The process has begun to update the zoning and signage code for the downtown area, in accordance with the Downtown Homewood Master Plan recommendations. View the recommendations report below, and related Homewood Star articles.
January 2019 - recommendations report for changes to the zoning and signage code in downtown homewood
January 10, 2019 Homewood star article - "Density, building height dominate discussion of downtown zoning"