Current text amendment and subdivision regulation applications

Zoning Ordinance Text Amendments (ZOTAs)

ZOTA 2019-2: ALTERNATIVE REGULATION FOR ZONING MAP AMENDMENT (KRS 100.2111) – Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to update Article 6 to create an alternative zone change process.


PLN-ZOTA-21-00005: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLES 6 AND 7 FOR NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR PLANNING COMMISSION AND BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT HEARINGS – Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to include the notification of both owners and occupants of properties within the designation notification area for Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment public hearings.


PLN-ZOTA-21-00006: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE 1: BARBER SHOPS AND BEAUTY SALONS – petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to Article 1-11 of the Zoning Ordinance to allow barbershops and beauty parlors to operate as a Home Based Business.


PLN-ZOTA-22-00001: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE 17: SIGNAGE REGULATIONS TO ALLOW A DIGITAL MARQUEE (ELECTRONIC MESSAGE DISPLAY) - Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendent to Article 17: Signage Regulations to allow digital (electronic message display) marquee signs in the Lexington Center Business (B-2B) zone.


PLN-ZOTA-22-00003: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLES 1, 8 AND 23 TO UPDATE REGULATIONS FOR FAMILY CHILD CARE HOMES - Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to Article1, 8 and 23 to update the regulations related to family child care in a residential zone. Current terms and their definitions must be updated to meet adopted changes to KRS 100.


PLN-ZOTA-22-00004: AMENDMENT TO THE PROFESSIONAL OFFICE (P-1) ZONE TO MODIFY RESTRICTIONS ON BEAUTY SHOPS AND BARBER SHOPS - Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to remove the current limitations (number of cosmetologists and square footage) on Beauty Shops and Barber Shops in the Professional Office (P-1) zone (Article 8-15).


PLN-ZOTA-22-00005: AMENDMENT TO THE LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (I-1) ZONE TO ALLOW CRAFT DISTILLERIES - Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to add Craft Distilleries as a principal permitted use in the Light Industrial (I-1) zone (Article 8-22). Craft Distilleries are further regulation by the Commonwealth of Kentucky as Class B Distilleries in KRS 243.


PLN-ZOTA-22-00006: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE 22, APPENDIX C TO CREATE THE PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT 3 (PUD-3 ZONE - Petition for a Zoning Ordinance text amendment to create a new Planned Unit Development 3 (PUD-3) zone (Article 22) to allow a mixed-use development that would permit a blend of residential, commercial, entertainment, and industrial uses.




Note: Items above will be linked to documents as they become available. Additional information about Urban County Council action or review can be found via Legistar.

Subdivision Regulation Amendments (SRAs)

SRA 2021-1: AMENDMENT TO ARTICLES 1 AND 6 TO REVISE STANDARDS FOR STREET PATTERNS & CONTINUITY - petition for an update to Articles 1 and 6 of the Land Subdivision Regulations to revise standards for street patterns and continuity.