Bessemer planners clear zoning for self-storage units
June 8, 2023
By P.J. GLISSON
BESSEMER — Members of the Bessemer Planning Commission voted on Tuesday evening to approve a zoning amendment that will allow self-storage units with permission in C-2 (Corridor Mixed Use) and Country Estates zones.
The action now stands as a recommendation to the City Council.
The city had sought advice on the matter from Patrick Coleman, a principal with North of 45 in Hancock.
After studying the details, Coleman reported in a May 16 memo, “My interpretation was that the property is not zoned correctly for the proposed use, and suggested that t...