Bradley County Commission Agenda For Monday

Friday, January 10, 2014

Here is the Bradley County Commission agenda for Monday at noon:

1. Call to order

2. Pledge to the Flag

3. Invocation - Kay Horner, Awakening America Ministries

4. Report from the County Mayor

5. Reports from Committees and/or Districts

6. Agenda Items        

    A.  Rezoning recommendations (see attached) - Bently Thomas

7. Communication from the audience

8. Announcements

9. Adjournment

Next Meeting: Tuesday, Jan. 21 at noon

Upcoming Events:

Chamber Coffee, Jan. 14 at 8:30 a.m. at Boys and Girls Club

Impact Cleveland reception, Jan. 22, 1-3 p.m., Chamber office

Statement of Interests due to the state by Jan. 31

RESOLUTION ________

RESOLUTION TO REZONE FROM GENERAL COMMERCIAL DISTRICT (C-2) TO HIGHWAY COMMERCIAL DISTRICT (C-3) PROPERTY LOCATED AT 2628 DALTON PIKE SE, CLEVELAND, TN AND IDENTIFIED BY

TAX MAP: 066I GROUP: I PARCEL: 005.00

WHEREAS, Tony Young petitioned the Bradley County Planning Commission to rezone from General Commercial District (C-2) to Highway Commercial District (C-3), property located at 2628 Dalton Pike SE, Cleveland, TN and identified by Tax Map: 066I Group: I Parcel: 005.00, and said Planning Commission on December 3, 2013 recommended that this petition be approved; and

WHEREAS, Tony Young requested that the Bradley County Commission consider said petition and notice has been published in a newspaper in general circulation in Bradley County and that the County Commission will hold a public hearing on January 20, 2014, concerning the passage of this Resolution as required by law, and such hearing having been held.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the county legislative body of Bradley

County meeting in session at Bradley County, Tennessee, on the 20th day of January, 2014 that the zoning map of Bradley County, Tennessee be amended to rezone from General Commercial District (C-2) to Highway Commercial District (C-3) property located at 2628 Dalton Pike SE, Cleveland, TN and property described in Deed Book 1812, Page 767, Bradley County Register of Deed’s Office and identified by Tax Map: 066I Group: I Parcel: 005.00, as shown on the attached map.

This Resolution shall become effective upon adoption, the public welfare requiring it.

Adopted this 20th of November, 2014

APPROVED:

____________________________

Louie Alford, Chairman

ATTEST:

___________________________

Donna A. Simpson, County Clerk                          

RATIFIED OR VETO:

____________________________

D. Gary Davis, County Mayor

RESOLUTION _________

RESOLUTION TO REZONE FROM FORESTRY/AGRICULTURAL/RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT (FAR) TO HIGHWAY COMMERCIAL DISTRICT (C-3) PROPERTY LOCATED AT 162 HELTON ROAD SE, CLEVELAND, TN AND IDENTIFIED BY

TAX MAP: 048 PARCEL: 059.03

WHEREAS, James R. Goins petitioned the Bradley County Planning Commission to rezone from Forestry/Agricultural/Residential District (FAR) to Highway Commercial District (C-3), property located at 162 Helton Road SE, Cleveland, TN and identified by Tax Map: 048 Parcel: 059.03, and said Planning Commission on December 3, 2013 recommended that this petition be approved; and

WHEREAS, James R. Goins requested that the Bradley County Commission consider said petition and notice has been published in a newspaper in general circulation in Bradley County and that the County Commission will hold a public hearing on January 20, 2014, concerning the passage of this Resolution as required by law, and such hearing having been held.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the county legislative body of Bradley

County meeting in session at Bradley County, Tennessee, on the 20th day of January, 2014 that the zoning map of Bradley County, Tennessee be amended to rezone from Forestry/Agricultural/Residential District (FAR) to Highway Commercial District (C-3) property located at 162 Helton Road SE, Cleveland, TN and property described in Deed Book 1716, Page 189, Bradley County Register of Deed’s Office and identified by Tax Map: 048 Parcel: 059.03, as shown on the attached map.

This Resolution shall become effective upon adoption, the public welfare requiring it.

Adopted this 20th of November, 2014

APPROVED:

____________________________

Louie Alford, Chairman

ATTEST:

___________________________

Donna A. Simpson, County Clerk                          

RATIFIED OR VETO:

____________________________

D. Gary Davis, County Mayor



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