Agenda Item Summary


Meeting Date: 6/25/2015

Planning Commission: 6/25/2015

Staff Contact: Robert Laroco, Current Planner II

PW Committee or L&F Committee: N/A

Petitioner: Robert Kruse

City Council 1st Reading: N/A

Location: 404 Columbus Street

City Council 2nd Reading: N/A

Agenda Title:

15PD015 - Major Amendment to a Planned Development to allow for sorority housing


The applicant has requested a Major Amendment to the Planned Development to allow a sorority house to be located on the subject property.  The property is the former location of the Cornerstone Mission for women and children.  Cornerstone Mission is relocating their facilities and in the process of selling this location.  Alpha Delta Pi Sorority of South Dakota has outgrown their current facility and desires to move to a larger facility located close to the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology campus.  This location provides a 9 bedroom, 3.5 bath home with 2 offices, 2 large living areas, and a large kitchen.  The applicant is requesting a maximum occupancy of 13 students.  No changes to the existing facility are being proposed as a part of this Major Amendment. 

Funding Source & Fiscal Impact (if applicable):



Action: Approve with Stipulations

Notes: Planning Commission continued to the June 25, 2015 to allow publications requirements to be meet due to an error by the Rapid City Journal: 6/4/2015



Attachments & Links:

Project Report

Legal Description

Letter of Intent


Site Plan

Letter from Applicant