Row Closure

11-A-21-SC

by the Planning Commission

Approve closure of the portion of Glenmore Drive between its southern terminus at West Hills and Bynon Park to a point approximately 100 feet north of the shared lot line with the park to facilitate improvements to adjoining properties, subject to one condition.


See case notes below

Request

Property Info

Case Notes

What's next?

Applicant Request

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Street is currently a dead-end with no constructed turnaround. Closure will facilitate improvements to adjoining properties, and a public easement will be reserved to retain public access to the park.

Close Street From
Southern terminus of Glenmore Drive at the northern line of West Hills and Bynon Park
To
a point 100 feet north of the southern terminus of Glenmore Drive measured from the northern line of West Hills and Bynon Park
Reason for Closure
Street is currently a dead-end with no constructed turnaround. Closure will facilitate improvements to adjoining properties, and a public easement will be reserved to retain public access to the park.

Objections

KUB requested to retain the current easements in place.


Property Information

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Location
0 Glenmore Dr.

Council District 2


Sector
Northwest City

Growth Plan
N/A (Within City limits)

Case Notes

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Approve closure of the portion of Glenmore Drive between its southern terminus at West Hills and Bynon Park to a point approximately 100 feet north of the shared lot line with the park to facilitate improvements to adjoining properties, subject to one condition.

1. A public easement will be reserved to retain public access to the park meeting all applicable requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the City of Knoxville Department of Engineering, and the Planning Commission Subdivision Regulation requirements as necessary.

What's next?

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After the Planning Commission
Because of its location in the City, it will be heard by Knoxville City Council.
Knoxville City Council
December 14, 2021
Appeal by: November 16, 2021
January 11, 2022
Appeal by: November 25, 2021
Applicant

City of Knoxville