Councilors split over zoning change for proposed apartments
August 5, 2020
Of The New Era
A public hearing at Sweet Home City Council to consider a zoning change drew debate from the community and led to an evenly divided council with no decision.
At their July 28 meeting, councilors considered an order that would rezone a 26,552-square- foot section of land along Mountain View Road from a low-density residential zone to a medium-density residential zone.
This would allow an apartment building to be built there. The plots are close to where 23rd Avenue ends in a cul-de-sac next to Ironwood Street, and a neighbor who lives on Ironwood appeared at the meeting to op...