Colham Ferry Road property owner Jeffrey Bell seeks to rezone about 13 acres to develop a five-lot residential subdivision. 

The property is outside the city limits of Watkinsville just north of the road’s intersection with Greene Ferry Road.  

On Monday, the Oconee County Planning Commission recommended approval of the request. The Board of Commissioners will vote on the rezone and a hardship variance at its Aug. 3 meeting

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