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File #: 2021-1906    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Held In Council
File created: 9/17/2021 In control: Commission - Planning Commission
On agenda: 9/21/2021 Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Effective date:    
Title: Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning, Article IV, Chapter 908, "Public Realm Districts", amending the Code by the addition of a new Section, Section 908.03.D.5 "Oakland Subdistrict E / OPR-E: Oakland Crossings". (Sent for report and recommendation) (Needs to be held for a Public Hearing)
Indexes: PGH. CODE ORDINANCES TITLE 09 - ZONING
Attachments: 1. 2021-1906 Cover Letter-Oakland Crossings Mayor Letter, 2. Summary 2021-1906
Title
Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh Code, Title Nine, Zoning, Article IV, Chapter 908, "Public Realm Districts", amending the Code by the addition of a new Section, Section 908.03.D.5 "Oakland Subdistrict E / OPR-E: Oakland Crossings".
(Sent for report and recommendation)
(Needs to be held for a Public Hearing)

Body
The Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby enacts as follows:

Section 1. Amend Article IV, Chapter 908, "Public Realm Districts", by adding a new Section, Section 908.03.D.5 "Oakland Subdistrict E / OPR-E: Oakland Crossings" which shall contain the following:

908.03.D.5 Oakland Subdistrict E/OPR-E: Oakland Crossings
(a) Purpose
The Oakland Crossings District is generally bounded by Halket Street on the west, parcels south of the Boulevard of the Allies to the south, Bates Street, McKee Place on the east, and Iroquois Way on the North. The purpose is of this District is to: (1) encourage the high quality redevelopment of properties and improvements within the Oakland Crossings District including, the redevelopment of portions of the Boulevard of the Allies, Bates Street, Halket Street and McKee Place; (2) address the need for urban density for a variety of uses, including mixed uses, while at the same time creating significant open space and public amenities; (3) develop the opportunities for a variety of types of housing within the District; (4) establish and reestablish safe and attractive pedestrian, bicycle, and transportation improvements and enhancements; (5) create consistency of scale, size and design of buildings and amenities within this District; and (6) provide meaningful connections from this District to the rest of Oakland and the surrounding neighborhoods. The regulations are intended to encourage the mixed-use nature of the community and encourage investment to increase the residential population and commercial activity.
(b) Development Subdistricts
The Oakland Crossings District shall be divided into three (3) "Subdistricts...

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