March, 2022
Planning Commission
Meeting Information

Below is the monthly archive for the March 10, 2022, Planning Commission meeting, including the final agenda, case files, and all correspondence for each case.

Agenda

Minutes

Video Recording

Agenda Updates
Updates to the March, 2022 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Items requiring a vote of the Planning Commission to be postponed, withdrawn, or tabled during the meeting.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 March, 2022 meeting

1-C-22-UR Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


1-D-22-SP Postponed

Postponed - heard at the March, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


1-D-22-UR Postponed

Postponed - heard at the March, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


1-F-22-RZ Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


1-K-22-RZ Postponed

Postponed - heard at the March, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


1-SA-22-C Postponed

Postponed - heard at the March, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


2-A-22-SP Approved

Approve the sector plan amendment to GC (General Commercial) for the portion of property as proposed in Exhibit A because it is a minor extension of the land use classification.


2-E-22-RZ Approved

Approve CA (General Business) zoning for a portion of property as proposed in Exhibit A because it is a minor extension of the zone district, also approve RA (Low Density Residential) zoning for a portion of the property as proposed in Exhibit A because it is consistent with the sector plan.


3-A-22-OB Approved

The Knoxville-Knox County Planning Commission Executive Committee recommends approval of a FY 2022 budget amendment in the amount of $45,000 to undertake a Missing Middle Housing Scan.


3-A-22-RZ Approved

Approve RA (Low Density Residential) zoning because it is consistent with the Northwest City Sector Plan.


3-A-22-SC Approved

Approve closure of the intersection fights-of-way of Patton Street and Willow Avenue to a point 282.46 ft to the west, as shown on the exhibit map, since the area is needed for the multi-use stadium/mixed use planned development, subject to three conditions.


3-A-22-SU Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


3-A-22-UR Withdrawn

Withdraw the application as requested by the applicant.


3-B-22-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning up to 1 du/ac because it is compatible with surrounding development and consistent with the sector plan.


3-B-22-SC Approved

Approve closure of a portion of the Patton Street right-of-way from its intersection with Willow Avenue to a point located 98.44 ft to the south, as shown on the exhibit map, since it is needed for the multi-use stadium/mixed use planned development, subject to three conditions.


3-B-22-SU Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


3-B-22-UR Approved

Approve the use on review for a veterinarian clinic that is approximately 10,600 square feet in the PC (Planned Commercial) zone, subject to the following conditions.


3-C-22-RZ Approved

Approve CN (Neighborhood Commercial) zoning because the location of the property meets the intent of the CN zone, and is consistent with the Northeast County sector plan.


3-C-22-SC Approved

Approve closure of the portion of right-of-way adjacent to First Creek from the southwestern corner of parcel 095HC015 to a point approximately 214.36 feet to the west since it is needed for the multi-use stadium/mixed use planned development, subject to three conditions.


3-C-22-UR Approved

Approve the development plan for 70 detached residential houses on individual lots and the peripheral setback reduction the from 35 ft to 25 ft for all double frontage lots adjacent to the 25-ft common area strip along the E. Emory Road frontage, subject to 1 condition.


3-D-22-RZ Withdrawn


3-D-22-UR Approved

Approve the development plan for 262 detached residential houses on individual lots and the peripheral setback reduction from 35 ft to 25 ft for all double frontage lots with an adjacent 25-ft common area strip along the Babelay Road and/or Link Road frontages, subject to 1 condition.


3-E-22-UR Approved

Approve the request for an office-warehouse development in the BP (Business and Technology Park) zone, subject to four conditions.


3-F-22-UR Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


3-G-22-UR Approved

Approve the request to for a landscape supply facility in the CA (General Business) zone, subject to the following conditions.


3-H-22-UR Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


3-J-22-UR Approved

Approve the request for a manufacturing facility in the BP (Business and Technology Park) zone, subject to three conditions.


3-SA-22-C Withdrawn

Withdraw the application as requested by the applicant.


3-SA-22-F Approved

Approve variance 1 based the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site will utilize existing pavement to service the cell tower. Approve the final plat including the variance for the curve radii as shown on the plat since it is consistent with the 2017 approval and meets all Subdivision Regulation requirements.


3-SB-22-C Approved

Approve variances 1-5 and the alternative design standard based on the justifications provided by the applicant and the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works, and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and will not create a traffic hazard. Approve the Concept Plan subject to 12 conditions.


3-SB-22-F Approved

Approve variance 1 because the utility and drainage easement is in conflict with the zoning requirements of the CU-5 (Cumberland Avenue – Seventeenth Street) District and the utility company has no comments on the plat.


3-SC-22-C Approved

Approve alternative design standards 1-2 based on the justifications provided by the applicant and the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works, and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and will not create a traffic hazard. Approve the Concept Plan subject to 13 conditions.


3-SC-22-F Approved

Approve variance 1 because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the City’s Engineering Department cannot issue a waiver from the utility and drainage easement since the issue is not with an existing structure.


3-SD-22-C Postponed

Postponed - heard at the April, 2022 Planning Commission meeting


3-A-22-HPA Withdrawn


3-A-22-OYP Approved

Knoxville-Knox County Planning staff recommend approval of the 2022 One Year Plan.


10-I-21-PA Tabled

Recommend tabling as requested by the applicant.


10-L-21-SP Tabled

Recommend tabling as requested by the applicant.


10-R-21-RZ Tabled

Recommend tabling as requested by the applicant.