Texarkana City


Ordinance No. 2019-008 amending PD-17-2(O) for site plan approval on a 1.04 acre tract of land in the George Brinlee HRS, A-18, located at 4009 Moores Lane. Mark Looney, applicant. Mark James, agent.


Department:Planning and Community DevelopmentSponsors:
Category:Amendment - Zoning



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Executive Summary and Background Information:

Amendment to PD-17-2(0): This is a request for site plan approval by Dr. Mark Looney, owner, Mark James, agent, to allow the construction of a dentist office at 4009 Moores Lane.  This is a 1.04 acre tract of land in the George Brinlee HRS, A-18.  A residence has recently been demolished and removed from the site.


The adjacent zoning is Office to the north, PD-Office to the east and Single Family-1 to the south and west.  The adjacent land use is a church to the north, residences to the east and west and vacant land to the south.


The site plan consists of the following:


1.      A 6,800 square foot brick, stone and EIFS one-story building.

2.      50 parking spaces with 2 handicapped spaces.

3.      A 6’ x 8’ monument style sign shown to be located on west side of existing driveway.  (sign must be located outside of any right-of-way)

4.      Dumpster location at the back-southeast corner of the property.  (dumpster must be screened)


Staff recommends the following stipulations:


1.      A fire hydrant and Knox box must be installed to meet Fire Code requirements.   The fire lane must also meet code requirements.

2.      Screening fence is required along the south and west property line where property abuts to residential zoning.

3.      Any lighting is to be shielded from adjacent residential properties.



The applicant should be aware that if this site plan is approved, there may be additional applicable city code/ordinance requirements in addition to those listed including but not limited to building, subdivision, fire, drainage, water and sewer prior to the issuance of building permits.


All notification and application requirements have been met to consider this request.






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Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends for approval of the site plan with stipulations listed above.

Advisory Board/Committee Review:

Planning and Zoning Commission


Board/Committee Recommendation: 

The Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously recommended for approval with staff stipulations.


Advisory Board/Committee Meeting Date and Minutes: 

January 7, 2019

Meeting History

Jan 28, 2019 6:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

David Orr briefed this agenda item.

RESULT:MOVED FORWARDNext: 2/11/2019 6:00 PM
Feb 11, 2019 6:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

Mark James addressed council at this hearing.

(6:44 p.m.)

MOVER:Bill Harp, Ward 5
SECONDER:Betty Williams, Ward 3
AYES:Bob Bruggeman, Jean H. Matlock, Betty Williams, Christie Alcorn, Bill Harp, Josh Davis
ABSENT:Mary Hart