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Zoning Ordinance Ammendment Requests


Karl & Lisa Lode (Z2018015)

Request by Karl & Lisa Lode to rezone approximately 2.0 acres from “A-1” Agricultural to “R-3” Residential in Section 32 of Cono Twp. for the replacement of existing single-family dwelling with new construction.  Description: The north 252 ft of the east 346 ft of the SE ¼, SE ¼, Sec 32, T87N, R8W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.

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Dean & Debra Brase (Z2018014)

Request by Dean & Debra Brase to rezone approximately 1.5 acres from “A-1” Agricultural to “C” Commercial in Section 4 of Fairbank Twp. for a Dollar General retail store.  Description: All that part of the SW1/4 NW1/4 Sec 4, T90N, R10W, Buchanan County, Iowa; described as follows: Commencing at the northwest corner of SW1/4 NW1/4; thence North 89°32'39" East a distance of 270.01 feet on an assumed bearing on the north line of said SW1/4 NW1/4; thence South 00°05'55" East a distance of 108.26 feet, parallel with the west line of the NW1/4 of said Section 4, to the Point of Beginning; thence South 00°05'55" East a distance of 250.02 feet, parallel with the west line of the NW1/4 of said Section 4; thence South 89°10'27" West a distance of 270.02 feet, to the said west line; thence North 00°05'55" West a distance of 250.02 feet on said west line; thence North 89°10'27" East a distance of 270.02 feet, to the Point of Beginning.

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Carson & Barron Family Farms (Z2018013)

Request by Carson & Barron Farms Inc to rezone approximately 2.7 acres from “A-1” Agricultural to “R-3” Residential in Section 27 of Homer Twp. for replacing current residential home with new construction.  Description: That part of the NW 1/4 Quarter (NW 1/4) of Sec 27, T87N, R9W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County Iowa, described as follows: Commencing at the Southwest corner of said Northwest Quarter; thence along the West line of said Northwest Quarter Due North a distance of 595.9 ft to the point of beginning; thence continuing along said West line Due North a distance of 503.1 ft; thence Due East a distance of 181.2 ft; thence Due South a distance of 210.5 ft; thence Due East a distance of 114.0 ft; thence Due South a distance of 177 .0 ft; thence South 39°01¾‘ West a distance of 148.8 ft; thence Due West a distance of 201.5 ft to the point of beginning.

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Carson Family Trust (Z2018012)

Request by Carson Family Trust to rezone approximately 5.4 acres of parcel 15.35.100.002 from “A-1” Agricultural to “A-2” Agricultural for the construction of one single-family dwelling with agricultural use.  The property is located in the NE ¼, NE ¼, NW ¼, Sec 35, T87N, R8W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located at the southwest corner of the intersection of 330th St and Ringold Ave.

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Stanley Michael (Z2018011)

Request by Stanley Michael to rezone approximately 2.1 acres of parcel 15.31.400.007 from “A-1” Agricultural to “A-2” Agricultural for the demolition of existing dwelling and construction of new single-family dwelling.  The property is located in the SE ¼. NE ¼, SE ¼, Sec 31, T87N, R8W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located at 3369 Nolen Ave, Walker, Iowa.

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Kevin & Theresa Mueller (Z2018010)

Request by Kevin & Theresa Mueller to rezone approximately 3.0 acres of parcel 14.15.300.001 from “A-1” Agricultural to “A-2” Agricultural for the construction of a single-family dwelling after the demolition of the legal nonconforming single-family dwelling.  The property is located in the SW ¼, NW ¼, SW ¼, Sec 15, T87N, R9W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located at 3068 Jamestown Ave, Rowley, Iowa.

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Donald & Marjorie Pope (Z2018009)

Request by Donald & Marjorie Pope to rezone approximately 21.5 acres of parcel 05.06.300.006 from “A-1” Agricultural to “R-3” Residential for the construction of a single-family dwelling.  The property is located in the SW ¼, SW ¼, Sec 6, T89N, R10W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located immediately south of 1692 Cunningham Rd, Dunkerton, Iowa.

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Donald & Marjorie Pope (Z2018008)

Request by Donald & Marjorie Pope to rezone approximately 14.4 acres of parcel 05.06.300.002 from “A-1” Agricultural to “R-3” Residential for the construction of a second single-family dwelling after splitting off the original dwelling.  The property is located in the NW ¼, SW ¼, Sec 6, T89N, R10W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located at 1692 Cunningham Rd, Dunkerton, Iowa.

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Michael Wieland (Z2018007)

Request by Michael Wieland to rezone approximately 20.3 acres from “A-1” Agricultural to “R-2” Residential for the creation of 29 lots for a future subdivision.  The property is located in the N ½, SW ¼ and the S ½, NW ¼ of Sec 29 and the NE ¼, SE ¼ and SE ¼, NE ¼ of Sec 30, all in T89N, R9W of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa.  The property is located at 1762 Otterville Blvd, Independence, Iowa.

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