August, 2020
Planning Commission
Meeting Information

Below is the monthly archive for the August 13, 2020, Planning Commission meeting, including the final agenda, case files, and all correspondence for each case.

Agenda

Minutes

CCTV Recording

Agenda Updates
Updates to the August, 2020 meeting materials and/or the agenda itself were made available below.
Automatic Postponements / Withdrawals
Items listed on the current agenda that have been postponed until a future meeting.
Agenda Review Meeting
Scheduled for 11:30 a.m.
Commissioners meet to discuss the items to be heard at the monthly meeting. Open to the public.
Requests for Postponements / Withdrawals / Tablings
Items requiring a vote of the Planning Commission to be postponed, withdrawn, or tabled during the meeting.

Actions from the August, 2020 meeting

6-A-20-UR Denied

DENIED


6-SA-20-C Denied

DENIED


7-A-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for a Solid Waste Processing Facility as shown on the development plan, subject to 6 conditions.


7-B-20-PA Approved

Approve MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office) designation because it is consistent with the surrounding development.


7-C-20-SP Approved

Adopt resolution #7-C-20-SP, amending the Northwest County Sector Plan to MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office) because it is consistent with the surrounding development per attached resolution, Exhibit A (Applicant requested HDR).


7-E-20-RZ Approved

Approve the RN-5 (General Residential Neighborhood Zoning District) because it is consistent with the land use classification table for the One Year Plan and Sector Plan Designations for MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/O) at this location.


8-A-20-OB Approved

Approve the extension of the Concept Plan for Laurel Ridge Phase 3 (9-SF-18-C and 9-H-18-UR) for two years to November 10, 2022 pursuant to Section 2.07.F of the Knoxville-Knox County Subdivision Regulations.


8-A-20-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning up to 5 du/ac because it is consistent with the sector plan designation of LDR (Low Density Residential) and HP (Hillside Protection) for this area.


8-A-20-SC Approved

The Planning Commission approved closure of Herman Avenue from Timothy Avenue to Rutledge Pike from the property line of parcel 070LC001 to the midpoint of parcel 070MC016, subject to any required easements, since it is undeveloped and staff has received no objections.


8-A-20-SP Approved

Approve GC (General Commercial) because of changing conditions.


8-A-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for a garage apartment that is approximately 1,102 square feet, subject to 2 conditions.


8-B-20-RZ Approved

The Planning Commission voted to approve A (Agricultural) zoning because it is consistent with the Northeast County Sector Planís Low Density Residential designation and with the surrounding development and because it brings the zoning into compliance with the sector plan designation.


8-B-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 107 detached dwellings on individual lots and a reduction of the periphery boundary setback from 35' to 20' for lots 1-9 and 25' for the remainder of the development, as shown, subject to 1 condition.


8-C-20-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning up to 12 du/ac because it is consistent with the East County Sector Plan MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office) designation and with the adjacent development.


8-C-20-SP Approved

Approve GC (General Commercial) and MDR (Medium Density Residential) because of changes in conditions.


8-D-20-RZ Approved

Approve PC (Planned Commercial) zoning.


8-D-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the development plan for up to 56 detached residential lots, subject to 1 condition.


8-E-20-RZ Approved

The Planning Commission voted to approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning with up to 5 du/ac for the requested portion of the property because it is consistent with the Northeast County Sector Planís Low Density Residential designation and because it brings the zoning into compliance with the sector plan designation.


8-E-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the development plan for up to 265 detached residential lots subject to 2 conditions.


8-F-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the development plan for up to 170 detached residential lots and a reduction of the 35í peripheral setback to 15í for lots 1, 50, and 170 and to 25í for lots 17, 18, 133, and 134, subject to 2 conditions.


8-G-20-RZ Approved

Approve RN-2 (Single Family Residential Neighborhood) and HP (Hillside Protection Overlay) zoning district because it is consistent with the Sector Plan and One Year Plan designations for LDR (Low Density Residential) and HP (Hillside Protection) for this area.


8-G-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for up to 9 additional attached residential condominiums (47 total) on this site as shown on the development plan, subject to 8 conditions.


8-H-20-RZ Approved

Approve CB (Business and Manufacturing) and RB (General Residential) zoning.


8-H-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for 1 additional detached residential lot in the Hardin Valley West subdivision (55 lots total) and 1 additional detached residential lot in the Laurel Ridge subdivision (243 lots total), as shown on the development plan and subject to 1 condition.


8-I-20-RZ Approved

Approve RA (Low Density Residential) because it is consistent with the surrounding development and the LDR (Low Density Residential) designation for the South County Sector Plan.


8-I-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the development plan for an assisted living/memory care facility with up to 130 beds in a building comprising approximately 75,456 square feet, subject to the following 8 conditions.


8-J-20-RZ Approved

Approve RA (Low Density Residential) zoning because it is consistent with the surrounding development and the LDR (Low Density Residential) designation for the East County Sector Plan.


8-K-20-RZ Approved

Approve PC (Planned Commercial)/TO (Technology Overlay) zoning because it is consistent with the Dutchtown Road/Lovell Road Mixed Use Special District (MU-SD NWCO-3) designation for the Northwest County Sector Plan.


8-K-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for an indoor and outdoor self-service storage facility with approximately 51,600 square feet of floor area and 40 covered large vehicle storage spaces in the CA and CB zones, as shown on the development plan, subject to 8 conditions.


8-L-20-RZ Approved

Approve OB (Office, Medical, and Related Services) zoning because it is consistent with the Emory Road/I-75 Mixed Use District (MU-SD NCO-4) designation for the North County Sector Plan and compatible with the surrounding development and zoning.


8-L-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 76 detached dwelling units on individual lots


8-M-20-RZ Approved

The Planning Commission approved I-G (General Industrial) zoning because it is consistent with the Central City Sector Planís MU-CC4 (Mixed Use-Special District, Magnolia Gateways) designation and with the surrounding development in the immediate vicinity.


8-SA-20-C Approved

APPROVE variances 1-3 and alternative design standards 1-6 based on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances and alternative design standards will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 12 conditions.


8-SA-20-F Approved

Approve Variances 1-2 APPROVE Final Plat


8-SB-20-C Approved

APPROVE variances 1-3 and alternative design standards 1-4 based on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances and alternative design standards will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 9 conditions.


8-SB-20-F Approved

Approve Variance APPROVE Final Plat


8-SC-20-C Approved

APPROVE alternative design standards 1-4 based on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 8 conditions.


8-SD-20-C Approved

APPROVE variances 1-2 and alternative design standards 1-6 based on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances and alternative design standards will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 9 conditions.


8-SE-20-C Approved

APPROVE the applicant's request to remove the sidewalk condition (condition #3) and road connection between Blackberry Ridge Road and Union Pointe Lane (condition #4) of the Concept Plan approval of August 8, 2019, subject to 7 conditions.


8-SG-20-C Approved

APPROVE variance 1 and alternate design standard 1 because topographic constraints and site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations, and the proposed variance will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 11 conditions.