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Turkish Cultural Center

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The Town has received a Special Use Permit Application from the Aziz and Gwen Sancar Foundation to construct a cultural center including a Community Hall with a kitchen, classrooms, administrative offices, and six bedrooms for visiting scholars. Parking for 45 vehicles and approximately 13,000 square feet of floor area is proposed on the 1.7 acre site.

Property Location: 1609 East Franklin Street, adjacent to the Ballet School on the west and Psychology Associates on the east.

Property ID's: Orange County PINs # 9799-04-6951 and 9799-04-7995

Zoning-existing: Neighborhood Commercial-Conditional (NC-C) and Residential-1 (R-1)

 Approved Plan Set

Review Schedule 

 Event  Date  Location and Time
 Application Submitted  2-26-16   NA
 Community Design Commission Review   3-22-16  6:30pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber 
 SUP Application Submitted  5-24-16  NA 
 Transportation and Connectivity Advisory Board  8-23-16  6:30pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber 
 Community Design Commission Review  8-23-16  6:30pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber
 Environmental Stewardship  9-13-16  6:30pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber
 Planning Commission  9-20-16   7:00pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber
 Town Council, Public Hearing  10-17-16   7:00pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber
 Town Council, Possible Action  11-21-16  7:00pm at Town Hall, Council Chamber 


     Special Use Permit Submittal  5-24-16

    Concept Plan Review 2-26-16


    *This Concept Plan Application does not meet the threshold for Town Council Review and will not be reviewed by the Town Council. The Town Council will review and take action on any future Rezoning Application submitted for this project.  

    Meeting dates are subject to change, please confirm that this item is on the agenda of the meeting you are planning on attending. The Town Council's agenda can be confirmed on the Council Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Videos page and Advisory Board agendas can be confirmed on the Advisory Board Agendas & Minutes page. Agendas are typically posted the Friday before the meeting.

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