Rezoning

7-A-24-RZ

Approved with conditions
by the Planning Commission

Approve the PR (Planned Residential) zone with up to 7 du/ac because it is consistent with the Knox County Comprehensive Plan and surrounding development, subject to 2 conditions.


See case notes below

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Property Info

Case Notes

What's next?

Applicant Request

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Property Information

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Location
0 E GOVERNOR JOHN SEVIER HWY

East side of Nicholas Rd and, south side of E Governor John Sevier Hwy

Commission District 9


Size
7.25 acres

Place Type Designation
SR (Suburban Residential)

Currently on the Property
Agriculture/Forestry/Vacant Land

Growth Plan
Planned Growth Area

Case Notes

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Staff Recommendation
Approve the PR (Planned Residential) zone with up to 7 du/ac because it is consistent with the Knox County Comprehensive Plan and surrounding development, subject to 2 conditions.
1) Maintain a tree buffer with 50-ft of depth along the Governor John Sevier Highway frontage, except for allowing approved access to Governor John Sevier Highway, as recommended by the Governor John Sevier Scenic Highway Corridor Study. High visibility tree protection fencing shall be installed before clearing and grading activities begin and maintained until site and building construction are complete.
2) Provide a vegetated buffer consisting of a "Type B" landscape screen of 12-ft in depth adjacent to the A zoned parcels of the property to buffer the adjacent large-lot, single family homes from this higher density development.
Disposition Summary
Approve the PR (Planned Residential) zone with up to 7 du/ac because it is consistent with the Knox County Comprehensive Plan and surrounding development, subject to 2 conditions.

What's next?

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After the Planning Commission
Knox County Commission
August 19, 2024
Appeal by: July 16, 2024
Applicant

Magnolia Capital Group LLC


Case History