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File #: 18-1802    Version: Name: Ordinance: Amending Title 41, Chapters 1-5 to create an MX-3 Zone
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 11/19/2018 In control: Economic and Housing Development
On agenda: 11/27/2018 Final action: 1/9/2019
Title: ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE XLI, CHAPTERS 1 THROUGH 5, NEWARK ZONING AND LAND USE REGULATIONS AND NEWARK ZONING MAPS OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING AN MX-3 ZONE, WHICH WILL ALLOW A BLEND OF HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL USES. PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON DECEMBER 11, 2018 Deferred 6PSF-h 120518 Deferred 6PSF-b (s) 121118 PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 9, 2019
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Code sections: 41: - Title 41, Zoning & Land Use Regulations
Attachments: 1. 18-1802 Exhibit A - Map 1 Rezoning Boundary, 2. 18-1802 Exhibit B - Map 2 Existing Zoning, 3. 18-1802 Exhibit C - Map 3 Proposed Zoning, 4. 18-1802 Exhibit D - Map 4 Existing Land Uses (Newark Master Plan), 5. 18-1802 Exhibit E - Map 5 Proposed Land Uses, 6. 18-1802 Certified Ordinance
Related files: 19-0002, 17-1437, 18-1727
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/9/20192 Municipal Council closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/19/20181 Municipal Council Motion to amendPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/19/20181 Municipal Council maintained on public hearing and adopted as amendedPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/11/20181 Municipal Council maintained on public hearing and deferredPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/5/20181 Municipal Council maintained on public hearing and deferred to Special meetingPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/27/20181 Municipal Council Advanced and adopted on first readingPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
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ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE XLI, CHAPTERS 1 THROUGH 5, NEWARK ZONING AND LAND USE REGULATIONS AND NEWARK ZONING MAPS OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING AN MX-3 ZONE, WHICH WILL ALLOW A BLEND OF HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL USES.
PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON DECEMBER 11, 2018
Deferred 6PSF-h 120518
Deferred 6PSF-b (s) 121118
PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 9, 2019


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WHEREAS, the Municipal Council, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:55D-62, may adopt or amend a zoning ordinance relating to the nature and extent of the uses of land and of buildings and structures thereon; and

WHEREAS, the Municipal Council of the City of Newark is proposing an Ordinance to amend the Newark Zoning and Land Use Regulations (NZLUR), Title XLI of the Municipal Code. This Ordinance proposes the establishment of a new zone, the MX-3 Mixed Use Residential/Commercial (High Density) District.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, THAT:

SECTION 1: Title 41, Chapters 1 through 5 of the City of Newark Municipal Code are hereby amended as follows:

Bold and underlined is new text not present in the current zoning ordinance.
Strike through is text deleted from the current zoning ordinance.

Chapter 1. Purpose & Intent Introduction
41:1-2. Introduction to Zones Zoning Districts


MX-3 Mixed-Use 3: Residential & Commercial (High Density)

Mixed Use 3: Residential & Commercial (MX-3) zoning allows for a blend of high density residential and commercial uses in the same building or district, within a half (1/2) mile from Newark Penn Station. It builds upon Newark's strength as a multimodal transportation hub to support the Downtown Core District, expand housing and economic opportunities along the area's major streets and transportation corridors and protect adjacent low-density neighborhoods. It promotes a...

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