Public Hearing Notice
The Planning & Zoning Commission of the City of Preston will hold a public hearing on Monday, December 6, 2021, at 5:00pm to consider a request for rezoning and a Conditional Use Permit application from Timothy Johnston.
Mr. Johnston, owner of the subject property at 216 Brownsville Street NE, is requesting to rezone 3 parcels totaling approximately 2.7 acres of property from R-2 (One- and Two- Family Residential) to R-1 (Agriculture/Residential). The reason for the rezoning request is to allow for the placement of a ground mounted solar system.
Mr. Johnston is also requesting a Conditional Use Permit for a ground-mounted solar system that is larger than 5kW. City code allows for ground-mounted solar systems (larger than 5kW) as a conditional use in the R-1 District (Agriculture/Residential).
The public hearing will be held in the City Council Chambers at City Hall.
A map showing the area proposed for rezoning is available at City Hall. Persons may contact City Hall at 507-765-2153 with any questions.