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June 3, 2020

Boulder County Planning Commission agenda for June 17, 2020

Planning Commission public meeting will be held virtually starting at 1:30 p.m.

Boulder County, Colo. - The next meeting of the Boulder County Planning Commission will be Wed., June 17, 2020, beginning at 1:30 p.m. View the meeting agenda.


There will be opportunity to remotely provide public comment on the subject dockets during the respective virtual Public Hearing portions for each item. Written comments for these dockets may be submitted by emailing and referencing the docket number in the subject of the email. Call 303-441-3930 or email for more information.

Agenda items include:

Approval of Minutes/Miscellaneous Business

Nomination of Officers

Staff Updates


  1. Public Hearing: Docket SU-18-0017 Phelps-Tointon Inc.
    Request: REVISED: Special Review for an approximately 28,000 square- foot indoor riding arena and barn.
    ORIGINAL: Special Review for an approximately 37,700 square-foot indoor riding arena.
    Location: 6871 N. 55th Street, the parcel located on the Southwest corner of the intersection of N. 55th and Niwot Rd., Section 33, Township 2N, Range 70W.
    Zoning: Agricultural (A)
    Applicant/Property Owner: Phelps-Tointon Inc.
    Agent: Bill Tointon
    Action Requested: Recommendation to BOCC
    Public testimony will be taken.
    Staff Planner: Summer Frederick

  2. Public Hearing: Docket SU-20-0002 Ward Agricultural Structures
    Request: Special Review and Site-Specific Development Plan to allow for the permitting of an existing 3,200-square-foot agricultural structure and the construction of a second 3,200-square-foot
    agricultural structure on a 39.58-acre parcel with 30,326 square feet of existing structures.
    Location: 2300 75th Street, approximately .88 miles northeast of the intersection of 75th street and Arapahoe Road, in Section 25, Township 1N, Range 70W.
    Zoning: Rural Residential (RR)
    Applicant/Property Owner: Tom Ward
    Action Requested: Recommendation to BOCC
    Public testimony will be taken
    Staff Planner: Ryan Kacirek

  3. Public Hearing: Docket SU-19-0014 Niwot Business Association Parking Lot
    Request: Special Use review to allow for the construction of a 50-space multimodal parking facility (to be developed in phases) on 2.06- acre parcel #131725400009.
    Location: Parcel #131725400009, on the west side of Murray Street, at the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Murray Street in Niwot, in Section 25, Township 2N, Range 70W.
    Zoning: Rural Residential (RR)
    Property Owner: County of Boulder
    Applicant: Niwot Business Association
    Agent: Bruce Warren
    Action Requested: Recommendation to BOCC
    Public testimony will be taken
    Staff Planner: Molly Marcucilli

  4. Docket BVCP-20-0001 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan (BVCP) Mid-Term Update
    This is an update regarding the community- and staff-initiated amendments to the BVCP as part of the mid-term update. Staff will review the process including providing a recap of the May 28, 2020 Planning Board meeting and take feedback from Planning Commission to consider as the update proceeds.
    Action Requested: None, Information item only
    Public testimony will be taken
    Staff Planner(s): Abby Shannon, Alberto De Los Rios


Staff reports will be posted to the docket webpages linked above on June 10.

Current and recent Planning Commission agendas, minutes, and archived video recordings are available on the Planning Commission webpage.