City of Las Cruces Mountains of Opportunity

Development Review Committee Agenda

The Development Review Committee (DRC) will consider the following agenda on July 20, 2022 at 9:00 A.M., in Room 1158 located at the City Hall, 700 North Main Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico.


Call to Order


Approval of Minutes


Old Business


New Business


Case 21CS0500084 – Melody Lane Subdivision Roadway Improvement Waiver

  • A Roadway improvement waiver request from the required full road improvement of Melody Lane for an alternate summary subdivision known as Melody Lane Subdivision.
  • The alternate summary subdivision is dividing one lot into two lots.
  • The plat has been reviewed by staff; however, DRC is considering the requirements for the deviation of roadway improvements on Melody Lane.
  • City of Las Cruces Design Standards Section 32-36 (b): States that A Subdivider shall be responsible for 100% of the street improvements within the boundaries of the subdivision. When streets are adjacent to a subdivision or property boundaries as indicated by street classification, as determined by the MPO transportation plan, transportation element of the comprehensive plan and/or the development review committee, the subdivider shall provide the following street improvements or pay the cost of these improvements to the city
  • The subject property encompasses 1.81 + acres, is zoned REM (Residential Estate-Mobile), and is located at 5332 Melody Lane.
  • Submitted by Donohue Land Surveys, representative




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 Date Posted: 07/15/2022