A nursing facility, including a therapy building and a nursing home, is planned off Riverside Drive and Arkwright Road in Bibb County.
A conditional-use permit application for the facility at 5293 Riverside Drive and 5778 Arkwright Road is expected to be discussed Monday at the Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission meeting.
The two properties will be combined to create a 15.59-acre tract and the project will be developed in two phases, according to the commission’s staff report.
Phase one will be a two-story, 66,416-square-foot building on 8 acres that will serve as a nursing facility. It will include a 3,980-square-foot therapy building and a 63,436-square-foot nursing home, offices, dining room, hair shop, spa, covered porch, maintenance and laundry rooms, the report states.
The therapy center will offer physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and pathology services. The nursing home will offer 67 private rooms.
Phase two will include developing the remaining 7.5 acres, which is proposed for future professional medical offices.
The applicant, Health Systems Real Estate Inc., is requesting final site plan approval for phase one and conceptual plan approval for phase two.
The zoning meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. at Macon City Hall, 700 Poplar St.
Other items on the agenda are:
ITEMS DEFERRED FROM APRIL 26 MEETING:
1306-1308 Third St.: In violation of Section 27.05 of the Comprehensive Land Development Resolution (operating an auto repair business without a Zoning Compliance), C-2 District. Prestige Auto Group.
5915 Zebulon Road: Conditional use to allow building additions to an existing an existing church. Chris Clark, Carter & Sloope Inc. applicant.
CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS:
114-118 Corbin Ave.: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow a fence and repair of siding and gutters, HR-3 District. Edwards Prentiss, applicant.
570 High Place: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow exterior modifications, HR-3 District. Kay Gerhardt, applicant.
952 Riverside Drive Lane: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow design approval of a fence, HR-3 District. Harold Speir, applicant.
555 First St.: Certificate of Appropriateness to allow exterior modifications to an existing structure, CBD-1 District. Sammy Garrison, applicant.
6933 Zebulon Road: In violation of Section 4.11  (a) (i), (iii) and Section 4.11  (b) of the Comprehensive Land Development Resolution (swimming pool not enclosed by a fence), A-Agricultural District. Richard Paganelli.
ITEMS FOR COMMISSION RATIFICATION:
2230 Dennis Road: Variance in location requirements to allow two accessory buildings in the front yard, A-Agricultural District (10-0567). David Bardash, applicant.
2918 Vineville Ave.: Variance in sign area requirements to allow a freestanding sign, HR-3 District (10-0582). Bickley Design Build Services, applicant.
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