Notice of Resolution of Intention to Create Fort Harrison Rural and Urban Growth Area Zone Districts

 

map of affected area

The Lewis and Clark County Commission adopted a Resolution of Intention to create the Fort Harrison Rural Growth Area (FHRGA) Zone District and the Fort Harrison Urban Growth Area (FHUGA) Zone District; and to also adopt regulations for each District. The boundaries of these two Districts consist of approximately 19,567 acres around Fort Harrison (see map below). The general character of each set of zoning regulations is consistent with, and will help implement, the policy recommendations of the Lewis and Clark County Growth Policy, and the Helena Valley Area Plan for the affected areas.     

Persons owning real property within the boundaries of these Districts may submit written protest regarding the passage of the Resolution of Intention to create these regulations and boundaries.  All protests must be in written form and should be directed to the Lewis and Clark County Community Development and Planning Department, Room 230, 316 North Park Avenue, Helena, Montana 59601; and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

Protests from owners of real property within these Districts must be received by the date specified above and contain a brief statement of what is being protested, the physical address(es) of the real property (if no address exists, then provide legal description),  printed name, signature, and date of signing.  For more specific information regarding the protest provisions, please refer to Sections 76-2-205 (5)(d) and (6) of the Montana Code Annotated.

On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, the County Commission will hold a public meeting at 9:00 a.m. in Room 330 of the City-County Building, 316 North Park Avenue, Helena, Montana, to consider the passage of a Resolution to Create the zoning regulations and boundaries for the FHRGA Zone District and FHUGA Zone District.  

Copies of the resolution of intention and associated maps are available here:

Fort Harrison RURAL Growth Area Zone District Resolution of Intention to Create No. 2018-105
Fort Harrison URBAN Growth Area Zone District Resolution of Intention to Create No. 2018-106
Fort Harrison Zone District Boundaries Map

For further information, please contact the Lewis and Clark County Community Development and Planning Department, 316 North Park Avenue, Helena, MT 59623; Phone: (406) 447-8374; Fax (406) 447-8398; E-mail: planning@lccountymt.gov.