Row Closure

2-A-20-SC

Recommended for approval by the Planning Commission

The Planning Commission approved closure of Honor Our Troops Drive, subject to any required easements, since staff has received no objections to this request and the City of Knoxville is retaining the northern and southern portions of the street as private drives to keep access to the parking lots until such time as redevelopment occurs.


Request

Property Info

What's next?

Applicant Request

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The northern portion of the closure area will be consolidated into adjoining properties for redevelopment of the Knoxville Science Museum. The southern portion will remain in use as a privately owned driveway for City access to the parking garage located at 751 Historic Preservation Drive.

Close Street From
Howard Baker Jr. Ave.
To
Historic Preservation Dr.
Reason for Closure
The northern portion of the closure area will be consolidated into adjoining properties for redevelopment of the Knoxville Science Museum. The southern portion will remain in use as a privately owned driveway for City access to the parking garage located at 751 Historic Preservation Drive.
Objections

See staff comments below.


Property Information

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Location
0 Honor Our Troops Drive Dr.

Council District 6


Sector
Central City

Growth Plan
Urban Growth Area (Inside City Limits)

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.
Applicant

City of Knoxville