Town Council responds to many citizen concerns and directs staff to make significant changes to the Land Use and Transportation Plan.

MorrisvilleAction.org supports the new updated LUTP resolution.

Council to vote on the amended LUTP resolution Tuesday, March 24.

Some key features of the updated LUTP are (by item number of Resolution):

1. NC 54

Coordinate with Town of Cary, NCDOT, NCRR, Durham and other regional partners.

Conduct a study to determine funding, partnerships, & ultimate section (Action Item 3.21)

The roadway will have different sections as detailed in attachments 22 and 23 of the briefing sheet, which provide a detailed listing of the cross sections and the different locations within the corridor.

4. Regional Activity Centers:

The following parcels will be removed from the RAC designation near NC 54 and Cary Parkway and designated as follows: two apartment complexes and Stephen’s Gate townhomes (high density residential), storage facility and Parkplace Commons Shopping center (Corridor Commercial), and Morrisville Manor (Institutional). See Attachment 24 of the Briefing Sheet for the Future Land Use Map.

The remaining land (not removed per above statement) in the RAC near NC 54 and Cary Parkway will be re-designated as the “Southern Activity Center” with separate guidance in the Land Use Plan that is appropriate to its size and scale, and includes activities that complement its location.

10. Crabtree Crossing Parkway Extension:

Remove the connection as a roadway

Include as a greenway connection