Agenda Item Summary


Meeting Date: 9/10/2015

Planning Commission: 9/10/2015

Staff Contact: Robert Laroco, Current Planner II

PW Committee or L&F Committee: N/A

Petitioner: South Dakota Game Fish and Parks

City Council 1st Reading: N/A

Location: 2902 Park Drive

City Council 2nd Reading: N/A

Agenda Title:

15UR020 - Conditional Use Permit to allow a nesting platform as a structure in the Flood Hazard District


Rapid City Parks and Recreation has submitted this request for a Conditional Use Permit in conjunction with South Dakota Game Fish and Parks to allow an osprey nesting platform to be located in the Flood Hazard District adjacent to Canyon Lake.  The proposed design of the platform will be a 4 ft by 4 ft box with a woven wire base and perches around the perimeter.  The box will be installed on top of a 30 foot tall wooden utility pole.  The structure will be located on the western edge of Canyon Lake, approximately 90 feet west of Chapel Lane.  It should be noted that the applicant has already applied for and obtained a Floodplain Development Permit for the construction of the nesting platform.  

Funding Source & Fiscal Impact (if applicable):



Action: Approve with Stipulations

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