• August 23, 2014

Mormon church building new facility in Harker Heights

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 4:30 am

Harker Heights City Councilmen on Tuesday unanimously approved the Planning and Zoning Commission’s recommendation of a preliminary plat for construction of a Mormon church on Verna Lee Boulevard.

The proposed 6.95-acre plat, called the Verna Lee Church Addition, was revised to accommodate a sewer line extension. It is roughly bounded by Antelope Trail, Ramblewood Drive and Verna Lee and will sit across from the Grove at Whitten Place.

Fred Morris, director of planning and development, said staff received the application form, preliminary plat drawing and construction plans Feb. 25.

“Review comments were received and returned to JDJR Engineers and Consultant Inc., on March 11,” he said. “The revised plat and site construction plans were received March 19 and a second review confirmed that all previously noted staff comments have been properly addressed.”

JDJR Engineers and Consultant Inc., is the agent for the Corporation of the Presiding Bishop of the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter-day Saints. The church has not filed its permits.

More about

More about

More about

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.