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PUBLIC HEARINGS 
MARCH 4, 2024

  1. CITY OF NELSON NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The general public is hereby informed that the City of Nelson, Georgia has received a rezoning request application from Rio Land & Investment, of Nelson, Georgia. The property is located at 325 Blue Ridge Ave. The property is identified as parcel number NE02 057 in the City limits of Nelson, GA. The applicant is requesting a rezoning from NC (Neighborhood Commercial & LI (Light Industrial) to HI (Heavy Industrial). The City Council will hold a public hearing on March 4, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, located at 1985 Kennesaw Avenue to decide whether to grant this request. This meeting is open to the public. Note: Georgia law requires that any opponent of a rezoning action who has made, within two (2) years immediately preceding the filing of the rezoning action, campaign contributions aggregating $250.00 or more to a local government official of the local government which will consider the application, file a campaign contributions disclosure with the governing authority of the respective local government at least five (5) calendar days prior to the first hearing by the local government on the rezoning application. As set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992, the City of Nelson does not discriminate on the basis of disability, and will assist citizens with special needs if given seven (7) working days advance notice. For information, please call 770-735-2211.
  2. CITY OF NELSON NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The general public is hereby informed that the City of Nelson, Georgia has received a rezoning request application from Jeremy Denton, of Nelson, Georgia. The property is located at the NE intersection of Old Nelson Rd & Jordan Rd. The property is identified as parcel number 04N03 027 in the City limits of Nelson, GA. The applicant is requesting a rezoning from LI (Light Industrial) to HI (Heavy Industrial). The City Council will hold a public hearing on March 4, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, located at 1985 Kennesaw Avenue to decide whether to grant this request. This meeting is open to the public. Note: Georgia law requires that any opponent of a rezoning action who has made, within two (2) years immediately preceding the filing of the rezoning action, campaign contributions aggregating $250.00 or more to a local government official of the local government which will consider the application, file a campaign contributions disclosure with the governing authority of the respective local government at least five (5) calendar days prior to the first hearing by the local government on the rezoning application. As set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992, the City of Nelson does not discriminate on the basis of disability, and will assist citizens with special needs if given seven (7) working days advance notice. For information, please call 770-735-2211.
  3. CITY OF NELSON NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The general public is hereby informed that the City of Nelson, Georgia has received a Variance request application from Jeremy Denton, of Nelson, Georgia. The property is located at NE corner of Old Nelson Rd and Jordan Rd. The property is identified as parcel number 04N03 027 in the City limits of Nelson, GA. The applicant is requesting a zoning variance to allow logging. The City Council will hold a public hearing on March 4, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, located at 1985 Kennesaw Avenue to decide whether to grant this variance. This meeting is open to the public. Note: Georgia law requires that any opponent of a rezoning action who has made, within two (2) years immediately preceding the filing of the rezoning action, campaign contributions aggregating $250.00 or more to a local government official of the local government which will consider the application, file a campaign contributions disclosure with the governing authority of the respective local government at least five (5) calendar days prior to the first hearing by the local government on the rezoning application. As set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992, the City of Nelson does not discriminate on the basis of disability, and will assist citizens with special needs if given seven (7) working days advance notice. For information, please call 770-735-2211.

Please see the memorandum that authorizes a variance to allow for the burning of vegetative storm debris generated by the July 20, 2023 storm event. This applies to all Nelson residents.



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1985 Kennesaw Ave.
Nelson, GA 30151

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Nelson, GA 30151

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