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Neighborhood Update - March 6, 2017

Weekly Update – March 6, 2017


News this week:

1)     The monthly InterNeighborhood Council (INC) meeting is this Thursday, March 9 at 4:30 PM in the Library’s large community room. Agenda and minutes.
2)     This Wednesday, March 8 at 5:30 PM, the Good Neighbor Committee is hosting their Off-Campus Living 101 class at Montana State University in the SUB, Ballroom B. This class is intended for students moving off-campus for the first time – they’ll learn everything they need to know to find, lease and be safe in their off-campus home. Those attending the class will be served food and be entered for a chance to win a mountain bike. Register here.
3)     The City of Bozeman Transportation Master Plan (TMP) draft report is available and is currently accepting comments.
4)     The 2017 Spring & Summer Parks and Recreation Program Guide is now available online!
Have a great week!
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Development Review Committee (DRC) on Wednesday, March 8 – 10 AM 20 E Olive (2nd floor Conf Room)

  • Map of projects
  • Project status
  • Call the Community Development Department 582-2260 for more information on any of these projects or visit their office to view plans at 20 E Olive St. You can also make an appointment with the planner (in parentheses behind the project name) to discuss the project in more detail.

1)    Review

16534 SOBO Lofts Site Plan (Rice) Revisions – located in the Cooper Park Neighborhood Association (CPNA)
718 West Babcock Street. The return of a site plan application for a mixed-use apartment housing, parking, and commercial space in the Midtown District. The project includes 42 one-bedroom apartments and 3,000 SF of commercial space. This project has gone through DRB, RPAB, and City Commission for design review and parkland dedication.
17067 Costco Catamount Parcel Annexation and Zoning (Rice)
5889 E Valley Center Dr. This application proposes annexation with initial zoning of B-2 Commercial for 4.68 acres for a future expansion of Costco.
17070 19th and College Site Plan (WerBell)
1905 West College Street. Site plan application proposing the demolition of an existing single household dwelling and the subsequent construction of a 17,434-square foot commercial office building on a 0.92-acre lot with related site improvements.
17072 South Rows Site Plan (Owens)
540 Enterprise Blvd. Site Plan application for construction of nineteen (19) residential structures with related site improvements across three currently vacant lots totaling approximately 4.397 acres, with R-3 zoning. Proposed structures are a mix of two household, three household, and four household totaling 59 dwelling units.
17066 West Winds SW Subdivision Preapp  (Saunders)
3270 Breeze Lane, 1553 Windward Avenue and 1345 Windward Avenue. Subdivision pre-application for a major subdivision of 10.98 acres into 42 townhome lots, 32 residential single and multi-household lots, and 1 common open space lot. Non-standard streets are proposed. Zoning is R-3 within the West Winds PUD.

2)     Upcoming Reviews (Tentative DRC dates in black)

  • 16525 Westbrook Subdivision Phase 2-4 Final Plat (Saunders) Ongoing
  • 16540 West Winds Ph. 7 and 8 Final Plat (Jadin) Ongoing
  • 17019 The Crossing Phase 4F Final Plat (WerBell) Ongoing
  • 17046 The Lakes at Valley West Phase 3 Final Plat (Saunders/Jadin) Ongoing
  • 17050 Yellowstone Theological Institute Final Plat (Krueger) Ongoing
  • 17078 Mandeville Creek Enhancement INF (Jadin) March 15
  • 17081 Eastlake Professional Center Minor Subdivision Pre-application (Rice) March 15
  • 17082 Parklands at Village Downtown Major Subdivision Pre-application(Jadin/Rogers) March 15
  • 16530 Blackmore Bend Master Plan (Krueger) Revisions March 15
  • 16531 Blackmore Marketplace Site Plan (Krueger) Revisions March 15
  • 17037 UPS Facilities Expansion Site Plan (WerBell) March 22
  • 17090 Professional Drive Apartments  Site Plan (WerBell) March 22
  • 17091 Billion CUP Informal (Owens) March 22
  • 17094 Little Tree Learning Center Ph II Site Plan (Garber) March 29
  • 17095 Ridge PUD Expansion Preliminary PUD (Owens)  March 29


3)     Concept Plan Reviews


  • 17092 West Paw Expansion Concept Review (Krueger) Due March 8

32050 East Frontage Road. Expansion of an existing commercial development for office and manufacturing uses


Downtown Bozeman Update


Ongoing Development Projects:

  • 5 West Overview, currently under construction, completion slated for spring 2017
  • Lark Hotel Addition, construction started, Victory Taco closed for season
  • Rialto Theater, construction has begun, fully-gutted, completion set for August 2017
  • Masonic Temple, front façade complete, south Tracy walkway still there and hopefully removed soon.
  • NeBo residential project, 12 units, 400 block of East Mendenhall completed and residents moving in
  • 107-111 East Main (Nevitt Building), brick restoration project is complete
  • Residential in-fill project on North Church, 5-plex under construction


Business Opening Updates:

  • Boho Bozeman opening at 129 W Main in spring 2017
  • Stuffed Crepes and Waffles opening at 26 West Main Street in spring 2017
  • Upper Cut Barber Shop open at 238 E Main March 2017


Spring 2017 Events*:

  • Run to the Pub – March 11, 2017 at 10am.    
  • Bridal Walk – Saturday, April 1, 11am-3pm
  • Bozeman Clean Up Day – April 22, 2017 at 8:30 am.
  • Bobcat Fest on Main – Friday, April 28, 5-7pm
  • Downtown Partnership Annual Breakfast at the Baxter Hotel - Friday, May 12 at 7:30am

*Most events above are “DBA Hosted Events”, for ALL Community Events happenings in Downtown Bozeman, visit  ALL 2017 Events have been added!


MSU Events in March




Upcoming Events:

Ø  City of Bozeman Event Calendar:
Ø  City Commission Meeting
o   Monday, March 6 – 6 PM – City Hall, Commission Room (121 N Rouse)
o   Agenda:,-2017-City-Commission-Meeting#registration
Ø  Design Review Board – Black Olive (South Central Neighborhood & Bogert Park Neighborhood)
o   Wednesday, March 8 – 5:30 PM – City Hall, Commission Room (121 N Rouse)
Ø  InterNeighborhood Council (INC) Monthly Meeting
o   Thursday, March 9 – 4:30 PM – Library, Large Conference Room (626 E Main)
o   Agenda:
Ø  Neighborhood Meeting: Project proposed for Babcock & Wallace - 548 Babcock
o   Thursday, March 9 – 7 PM – Library, Large Conference Room (626 E Main)
o   The building is planned to have leased Retail / Office space on the first floor, leased office space on the 2nd floor, On Site Management will occupy the 3rd floor and the 4 and 5th floors will be 4 residences. 
o   Questions – contact
Ø  RUDAT: Neighborhood Planning for the Northeast Neighborhood (NENA)
o   Tuesday, March 14 – What’s the RUDAT and planning for the event – 6:30 PM – Beall Center (415 N Bozeman)
o   Friday, April 7 – evening – Welcome Party & listening session of neighborhood values, issues, and opportunities for growth
o   Monday, April 10 – evening – Community Presentation of Neighborhood Plan
Ø  NENA Spring Meeting
o   Thursday, March 23 – 6:30 PM – Beall Center (415 N Bozeman)
Ø  Westlake BMX Park Information Meeting (Midtown Neighborhood)
Wednesday, March 29 – City Hall, Madison Room (121 N Rouse)