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Town Council Ordinance 01 2010TOWN OF SNOWMASS VILLAGE TOWV COUVCIL AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE TOWN OF SNOWMASS VILLAGE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN WHEREAS, amendments to the Comprehensive Plan contained in this Ordinance are being processed under the provisions of Section 16A-1-50 of the Snowmass Village Municipal Code; and WHEREAS, the Comprehensive Plan was adopted in 1998 and significant new development has occurred in the Town of Snowmass Village since the adoption of the Comprehensive Plan; and TT'HEREAS, through the years since adoption of the Comprehensive Plan, the Planning Commission has conducted Periodic Reviews of the Comprehensive Plan and submitted State of the Comprehensive Plan Reports to Town Council as provided by the Snowmass Village Municipal Code; and WHEREAS, in 2007 the Planning Commission conducted a Periodic Review as Airovided by the Snowmass Village Municipal Code and on November 28, 2007 adopted Resolution No. 20, Series of 2007, containing their 2007 State of the Comprehensive Plan Report ('2007 Report"); and WHEREAS, said 2007 Report was submitted to the Town Council at a joint meeting of the Planning Commission and the Town Council and on December 3, 2007 the Town Council conducted a public hearing on the State of the Comprehensive Plan Report; and WHEREAS, t he Town Council accepted the report and directed that staff proceed with retaining a consultant for the purpose of developing amendments to the Comprehensive Plan; and TTAEREAS, the Planning Commission conducted additional hearings and investigation as it deemed appropriate in order to provide comments and recommendations to the Town Council on the draft Comprehensive Plan amendments and Planning Commission provided written comments and recommendations to the Town Council on May 7, 2008, which was prior to the first reading of an ordinance amending the Comprehensive Plan to be considered by the Town Council; and WHEREAS, the Town Council reviewed the recommendations of the Planning Commission and conducted additional hearings and investigation as it deemed appropriate in order to amend the Comprehensive Plan; and 10-01 *rdinance Page 2 of 3 WHEREAS, public notice of a Public Hearing to be held on January 19, 2010 was published in the Snowmass Sun, in accordance with the provisions of Section 16A- 5-60 of the Snowmass Village Municipal Code; and WHEREAS, the Town Council has considered the State of the Comprehensive Plan Report, input from citizens and other interested persons at public meetings, all relevant supporting information, the report of the Town Staff, the Planning Commission recommendations and public testimony given at the Public Hearing; and WHEREAS, a Public Hearing was held January 19, 2010, pursuant to the public notice and the public was afforded an opportunity to comment on the amendments to the Comprehensive Plan and the Town Council solicited, received and considered comments from the public on the amended Comprehensive Plan and this Ordinance; and WHEREAS, the Town Council finds that the adoption of this Ordinance is necessary for the preservation of the public health, safety and welfare. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, by the Town Council of the Town of Snowmass Village, as follows: 1. Adop ion of the 2010 Town of Snowmass Village Comprehensive Plan. The document attached hereto as Exhibit "A" constitutes the complete text, appendixes, and maps including all the amendments thereto so as to comprise the 2010 Town of Snowmass Village Comprehensive Plan and is hereby adopted as such by the Town Council. 2. Severability. If any provision of this Ordinance or application hereof to an person or circumstance is held invalid, the invalidity shall not affect any other provisio or application of this Ordinance which can be given effect without the invalid provision o application, and, to this end, the provisions of this Ordinance are severable. READ, APPROVED AND ADOPTED by the Town Council of the Town o Snowmass Village on First Reading on January 4, 2009 upon a motion by Counci Member Mordkin, the second of Council Member Wilkinson, and upon a vote of 5 i favor and 0 opposed. I READ, APPROVED AND ADOPTED as amended, by the Town Council of the Town of Snowmass Village on Second Reading on February 22, 2010 upon a motion by Council Member Mordkin, the second of Council Member Wilkinson, and upon a vote of 5 in favor and 0 opposed. 10-01 Ordinance Page 3 of 3 BilrBoineau, Mayor ATTEST: *or Rhonda B. Coxon, Town Clerk