This committee monitors the development of new construction of buildings, parks and recreation areas, enhancements to existing parks and recreation areas on Daniel Island, and the resulting effects on residents. The Committee administers residents’ questions and concerns on land use issues, making those concerns known to the responsible organizations, and reporting back to the residents of Daniel Island.

Committee Chair: Marie Delcioppo

Summary of the Latest Land Use & Zoning Activities

These are the issues being brought before the various City of Charleston boards and committees that are specific to land use and zoning on Daniel Island. All meetings are open for public comment except the TRC meetings.

Technical Review Committee – The next meeting will be held on December 13 with no issues of impact to Daniel Island to be discussed.

Board of Zoning Appeals – Site Design – At the most recent meeting on December 5 the request for a variance from the Daniel Island Master Plan to allow an encroachment into the Visual Buffer Zone at 1432 Smythe Street and the request for a one-year extension of a vested right that expires on December 31, 2018 at 1124 Oak Overhang Street (the vested right pertains to a variance granted in 2016 to allow the removal of one grand tree) were discussed. The next meeting will be held January 2, 2019. The agenda is not yet published.

Board of Zoning Appeals – Zoning – The next meeting will be held on December 18. The agenda is not yet published.

Design Review Board – There was a special meeting on December 10 with no issues of impact to Daniel Island discussed.

Planning Commission – The next meeting will be held on December 19 with no issues of impact to Daniel Island to be discussed.

Information Regarding Land Use & Zoning 

YTD 2018 City of Charleston Land Use & Zoning Activity Impacting Daniel Island

2017 City of Charleston Land Use & Zoning Activities Impacting Daniel Island

DI 2017 Forward Planning Review

2016 City of Charleston Land Use & Zoning Activities Impacting Daniel Island

2015 City of Charleston Land Use & Zoning Activities Impacting Daniel Island

Daniel Island Master Plan – updated through November 24, 2015

How Land on Daniel Island Is Zoned

Daniel Island Zoning Codes and Definitions

Overture Concept Site Plan

Overture Concept – Street View

Overture Preliminary Design – January 23 2017

DI ARB Review Form and Checklist for Overture – January 16 2017

Lease Agreement by and between SC State Ports Authority & SC Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism

DI Parks and Recreation Process