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Ordinances, Municipal -- Georgia -- Fulton County

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Series I: Atlanta-Fulton County Joint Planning Board records, 1920-1974

Scope and Contents This series contains committee meeting minutes from the Atlanta-Fulton County Joint Planning Board regarding city changes, such as the establishment of a municipal market located in the Sweet Auburn neighborhood, city charter amendments, and review of applications and petitions to change zoning ordinances. These requests include changing a residential district to a business district; street name changes, such as the Harwick Road to Mystic Place; and granting special use permits so that...
Dates: 1920-1974

Series II: Board of County Commissioners, 1880-1995, undated

Scope and Contents This series contains documentation from the Fulton County Board of County Commissioners from before and after it changed its name from Board of County Commissioners of Roads and Revenues in 1968. The department oversees Fulton County government. The bulk of materials in this series are minute books from regular and special sessions that document resolutions, committee management, and petitions. Each volume contains an index at the front. Also in the series are subject files collected by the...
Dates: 1880-1995, undated

Series II: Board of Zoning Adjustment records, 1923-1997, undated

Scope and Contents This series contains committee meeting minutes from the Board of Zoning Adjustment’s review of applications and appeals for zoning variances. Types of variances included requests for new building projects or home renovations; special use permits; district rezoning, such as rezoning a house to operate business; and lot resizing. Of particular note is an application from the Westminster School Inc. to build schools and boarding buildings and the Atlanta Merchandise Mart’s appeal against the...
Dates: 1923-1997, undated

Series III: Zoning Review Board records, 1954-1984

Scope and Contents This series contains committee meeting minutes from the Zoning Review Board’s review of rezoning petitions and special use permits, as well as discussions about city zoning ordinance changes. The series contains rezoning petitions for personal property, a residential or industrial area, or streets. Also included are special use permits filed for additions to businesses and building structure. Minutes also document special meetings where the public discussed specific topics such as proposed...
Dates: 1954-1984