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Business

February 8, 2013

Norman working to streamline development, become more business friendly

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NORMAN —

· Changes to parkland location upon recommendation of approval by the Parks director.

· Street alterations that accompany a request for an increase or decrease in the number of lots, as long as the layout of the street is not substantially altered.

Staff will analyze changes to the surrounding neighborhood and any minor amendments proposed to the plat before approving the extensions. Planning Commission and city council approval will not be required for the extensions. However, the normal approval process will apply once the plat comes forward for final approval.

These proposed changes for streamlining development are scheduled to be previewed by the Planning Commission on Feb. 14 and are expected to be put onto the city council agenda for first reading March 12. The city council could vote on final approval of the changes at the March 26 Norman City Council meeting.

Joy Hampton

366-3539

jhampton@

normantranscript.com

 

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