CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4) – Some county commissioners in Douglas County have rejected a zoning proposal for the Franktown Village development that would bring significant growth to the small town.
The development plan near the corner of Highway 86 and Highway 83 could double or possibly triple the size of Franktown.READ MORE: New COVID-19 Spikes In Parts Of Colorado With Lower Vaccination Rates? Many Doctors Worried It Could Happen
Franktown Village would rezone the property for 286 homes, from single family homes to townhomes. It would also bring a strip mall.READ MORE: 2 Seriously Hurt In Rural Weld County Crash That Involved 5 Vehicles
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The county’s planning commission voted to reject the proposal on Monday night. The issue must go before the entire commission. A final hearing is scheduled for July 25.MORE NEWS: Auto Repair Students Help Denver Police Tackle Growing Catalytic Converter Theft Problem
The developer could scrap the plan before then.