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Southside Area Neighborhood

The Southside Area includes a number of unique neighborhoods, including Oakwood, College Park, portions of the Knoll, the McCullough Subdivision, Breezy Heights, West Park, Redmond Terrace and Wolf Pen Village. The planning area also includes over ten apartment communities, ten churches, four parks, City-owned greenway, the College Station Conference Center, the Lincoln Center, three CSISD schools, and commercial areas along George Bush Drive, Texas Avenue, and Wellborn Road.

The Southside Area was selected for further study through the neighborhood planning process because of its rich history and because of the lack of neighborhood-level planning in the area in the past. The Southside Area is one of the oldest areas in College Station – it includes portions of the original City limits established with incorporation of the City of College Station.

The City created its Neighborhood, District, and Corridor Planning program to provide focused action plans for smaller areas of the City. Under this program, the City has also adopted the Central College Station Neighborhood Plan and the Eastgate Neighborhood Plan. These plans focus on the particular needs and opportunities of the areas.


PLAN CHAPTERS (adopted September 13, 2012):

Contents & Figures
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Neighborhood Integrity & Community Character
      Maps
Chapter 3: Mobility 
     Maps
Chapter 4: Public Facilities & Services 
     Maps

Chapter 5: Implementation
 
      
Implementation Task List
 
Appendix A: Existing Conditions
      Maps
Appendix B: Public Input Summary
Appendix C: Campus Houses
Appendix D: Area 5 Transportation


IMPLEMENTATION PROGRESS:
October 2013

"Area V" Ordinance Amendments - Amendments to replatting standards and parking requirements for single-family properties in "Area V" of the Southside Area were approved by the City Council on November 8, 2012. 

Wellborn Road Sidewalks - Luther Street to Southwest Parkway - Currently property and/or easement acquisition will follow. Construction is anticipated in 2014.

Dexter Drive Sidewalks - Park Place to Winding Road - Construction completed in spring 2013.

City-Wide Single-Family Parking Standards - Amendments require one parking space per bedroom for new construction and remodels and limits the amount of front yard parking that is permitted. Adopted by the City Council on September 12, 2013.  

Character Preservation Overlay - Work has been initiated to add an additional option for portions of the neighborhood that wish to preserve the character of their area.  Anticipated completion in 2014.


PREVIOUS MEETINGS   (top)

PUBLIC HEARING City Council
08.23.2012 | Presentation

PUBLIC HEARING Planning & Zoning Commission
08.16.2012 | Presentation

Neighborhood Resource Team 
07.17.2012

PUBLIC MEETING Plan Presentation - Open House Meeting
07.10.2012

Planning and Zoning Commission Workshop Meeting
05.17.2012 | Presentation

Neighborhood Resource Team
05.14.2012 | Presentation

SPECIAL MEETING - Area 5 Redevelopment
05.1.2012 | InformationPresentation

Neighborhood Resource Team
04.16.2012 | Presentation

Neighborhood Resource Team
03.20.2012 | Presentation

Neighborhood Resource Team
02.13.2012 | Presentation

PUBLIC MEETINGS Small Areas 1-7
02.01.2012 | Areas 5,6,7 - Presentation
01.31.2012 | Areas 2,4,5 - Presentation
01.30.2012 | Areas 1,3 - Presentation
Comments & Questionnaire results for all areas

Neighborhood Resource Team Meeting
01.17.2012 | Presentation

Planning and Zoning Commission Workshop Meeting
12.15.2011 | Presentation

Neighborhood Resource Team Meeting
12.13.2011 | Presentation, NRT Project Pictures

Neighborhood Resource Team Meeting
11.15.2011 | Presentation

PUBLIC MEETING Issues and Opportunities
11.01.2011 | Presentation, Fact Sheets, Comments: Written/Verbal
01.26.2012 | Summary Document with Staff Responses

Neighborhood Resource Team Meeting
10.11.2011 | Presentation

PUBLIC MEETING Neighborhood Plan Kick-off
09.27.2011 | Southside Area Existing Conditions Maps

 
CONTACT US   (top)

If you have comments or questions, please contact Planning & Development Services, at CompPlan@cstx.gov or call 979.764.3570.

 

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