City Planning Commission
Agenda for October 19, 2012


PLANNING COMMISSION starts at 9:00 a.m.,
in Room 514 City Hall.


Draft Agenda for October 19, 2012


Planning Commission Members

Gloria Jean Pinkney
Phyllis Cleveland
Norman Krumholz
Robert N. Brown
Anthony J. Coyne, Chairman
David H. Bowen
Lillian Kuri
Lawrence A. Lumpkin


  1. Ordinance No. 842-12(Ward 2/Councilmember Reed): Changing the Use and Area Districts of land on the southwest side of Turney Road between Warner Road and Macomb Avenue to a Two Family Residential District and a ‘B’ Area District.

  2. Ordinance No. 843-12(Ward 2/Councilmember Reed): Changing the Use Districts of land on the south side of the intersection of Warner Road and Turney Road to Open Space and Recreation.

  3. Ordinance No. 844-12(Ward 2/Councilmember Reed): Changing the Use District of lands located on the east side of Warner Road south of Turney Road to Grand Division Avenue from General Retail to Local Retail.
  4. Ordinance No. 1085-12(Ward 10/Councilmember Miller): To change the Use District of land on the north side of Coit Road between E. 140th Street and E. 141st Street to Residence Office.


  1. Ordinance No. 1401-12(Ward 8/Councilmember J. Johnson): Designating Immaculate Conception Church, School, Rectory, and Accessory Buildings as a Cleveland Landmark.  

  2. Ordinance No. 1402-12(Ward 8/Councilmember J. Johnson): Designating the Judge Jean Murrell Capers Tennis Courts at Rockefeller Park as a Cleveland Landmark.
  3. Ordinance No. 1403-12(Ward 8/Councilmember J. Johnson): Designating North Presbyterian Church as a Cleveland Landmark.
  4. Ordinance No. 1404-12(Ward 8/Councilmember J. Johnson): Designating the Sidney Hillman Memorial Building (Amalgamated Clothing Workers Union of America), also known as the Norma Herr Women’s Center, as a Cleveland Landmark.
  5. Resolution No. 1408-12(Ward 3/Councilmember Cimperman): Declaring the intent to vacate a portion of Franklin Avenue N.W.
  6. Ordinance No. 1458-12(Ward 7/Councilmember Dow): Authorizing the Director of Community Development to transfer property described as Permanent Parcel Nos. 106-13-039, 106-13-042, 106-13-043, 106-13-067, 106-13-069, 106-13-070, 106-13-071, 106-13-072, 106-13-073, 106-13-074, 106-13-076, and 106-13-102, to the control, possession, and use of the Department of Public Works, for future development of League Park.
  7. Ordinance No. 1459-12(Citywide): To repeal Section 4 of Ordinance No. 407-12, passed March 26, 2012, in order to repeal a sunset expiration of Section 680.051 regarding exceptions to newspaper dispensing devices; and to renumber existing Section 5 to new Section 4.


  1. Ordinance No. 1399-12(Ward 18/Councilmember Sweeney): To amend Section 1 of Ordinance No. 886-12, passed July 11, 2012, relating to the Purchase and Sale Agreement with Cleveland Business Park, Ltd.

  2. Ordinance No. 1407-12(Ward 3/Councilmember Cimperman): Authorizing the Director of Public Works to apply for and accept a grant form the Clean Ohio Conservation Program, or its successor or designee, for environmental assessment and remediation and for property acquisition needed for Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Project; authorizing the Director to enter into and exercise Option to Purchase agreements with Concrete, Inc. and Jerome T. Osborne for properties needed for the Project and to grant or accept gifts of property between the parties; authorizing the Commissioner of Purchases and Supplies to purchase the properties; and authorizing payment of grant funds to Cuyahoga County for the assessment and remediation of the properties.


  1. EC2012-034 – East Side Maintenance Facility
    Project Address: 3000 Woodhill Avenue
    Project Representative: Robert Vilkas, City of Cleveland


  1. DF2012-xxx – CSU/NEOMED banner and Building Signage
    Project Address: 1836 Euclid Avenue
    Project Representative: Rob Donaldson, Arkinetics


  1. NE2012-028 – Morning Star Tower Rehabilitation
    Project Address: 10600 St. Clair Avenue
    Project Representative: Jonathan Cana, Herman Gibans Foder Architects
    [Tabled at last meeting.]

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