ORDINANCE NO. 2003 - 66
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 2003-46 GRANTING APPROVAL OF A SPECIAL USE PERMIT TO INCLUDE THE PROPOSED ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE IN THE PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT (PUD) FOR PROPERTY COMMONLY KNOWN AS HAWTHORN SCHOOL District 73 NORTH campus LOCATED ON ASPEN DRIVE AND HAWTHORN PARKWAY, IN THE VILLAGE OF VERNON HILLS, LAKE COUNTY.
WHEREAS, Hawthorn School District 73, in regard to properties legally described in Exhibit A, has petitioned the Village of Vernon Hills, pursuant Sections 21.6, Articles 13 and 20 of the Vernon Hills Zoning Ordinance, to grant approval to amend the existing Special Unit Permit previously granted for a Planned Unit Development (PUD) commonly known as “Hawthorn School District 73 North Campus”, to allow the property and building formerly known as the Children’s World Child Care Center to be included in the PUD and to be used for the District’s Administrative Offices; and
WHEREAS, upon due notice and after public hearing held September 10, 2003 by the Planning and Zoning Commission of the Village of Vernon Hills, pursuant to the Vernon Hills Zoning Ordinance of 1982, as amended, said Planning and Zoning Commission has filed its report concerning said petition to approve a the amendment of the special use permit for expansion of the Planned Unit Development to allow the District’s Administrative Offices; and
WHEREAS, it has been determined that amending the special use permit to expand the Planned Unit Development will have no serious and depreciating effect upon the value of surrounding property and will have no adverse effect upon the character of the neighborhood, public utility facilities or other matters pertaining to the public health, public safety and general welfare.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF VERNON HILLS, COUNTY OF LAKE AND STATE OF ILLINOIS:
SECTION I. Pursuant to the Vernon Hills Zoning Ordinance of 1982, as amended, the special use permit to allow the property, formerly known as the Children’s World Child Care Center to be included in the PUD commonly known as “Hawthorn School District 73 North Campus and to be used for the District’s Administrative Offices Planned Unit Development is approved subject to the conditions listed below in Section II. Said parcels are legally described in Exhibit A.
SECTION II. Pursuant to the Vernon Hills Zoning Ordinance of 1982, as amended, and the recommendations of the Planning and Zoning Commission, the following conditions are hereby approved and are made a part of the approvals as listed in Section I:
a) Final approval of the site improvement plans by the Village Engineer.
b) Compliance with the Site Plan prepared by Gewalt Hamilton Associates, Inc. with a revision date of September 15, 2003, said plan being attached as Exhibit B, which permitted the following variations:
· A building setback of 39 feet to match the setback of the existing building which is currently non-conforming.
· A building setback from the south property line of 23 feet for the proposed addition.
· A reduction in the required on-site parking spaces from 47 to 24.
c) Compliance with the Landscape Plan prepared by Gewalt Hamilton Associates, Inc./3D Design Studio with a revision date of September 15, 2003. Said plan being attached as Exhibit C.
d) Compliance with all ordinances and standards of the Village except as may otherwise be provided.
SECTION III. SEVERABILITY. In the event that any section, clause, provision, or part of this ordinance shall be found and determined to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, all valid parts that are severable from the invalid parts shall remain in full force and effect. If any part of this ordinance is found to be invalid in any one or more of its several applications, all valid applications that are severable from the invalid applications shall remain in effect.
SECTION IV. REPEAL AND SAVINGS CLAUSE. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed; provided, however, that nothing herein contained shall affect any rights, actions or causes of action which shall have accrued to the Village of Vernon Hills prior to the effective date of this ordinance.
SECTION V. EFFECTIVE DATE. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage, approval and publication as provided by law.
SECTION VI. ORDINANCE NUMBER. This ordinance shall be known as Ordinance Number 2003-66.
Adopted by a roll call vote as follows:
AYES: 5- Cashman, Hebda, Koch, Weil, Williams
ABSENT AND NOT VOTING: 1- Duros
Roger L. Byrne
PUBLISHED IN PAMPHLET FORM: 10/14/2003
Jeanne M. Schwartz
HAWTHORN SCHOOL DISTRICT 73 DMINISTRATIVE BUILDING
LOT 25 AND THE NORTH 23.92 FEET OF LOT 26 IN NEW CENTURY TOWN SITE 3, UNIT EIGHT, BEING IN A SUBDIVISION OF PART OF SECTION 32, TOWNSHIP 44 NORTH, RANGE 11, EAST OF THE THIRD PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED OCTOBER 11, 1977 AS DOCUMENT NO 1871923 IN BOOK 62 OF PLATS, PAGE 15, IN LAKE COUNTY ILLINOIS.