Planning Commission Agenda For Feb. 10

Monday, February 03, 2014
Here is the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission Agenda for Feb. 10:

I. Opening Comments & Announcements (Chairman)

II. Subdivision Plats & Variances

1. CNE Addition to Glass Addition of Chattanooga-Preliminary and Final Plat Lots 1 thru 3 (City of Chattanooga-District 7/Hamilton County District 4)

2. Brian Youngblood 8530 Morin Road- Variance Request to the Minimum Suburban Infill Lot Frontage
(City of Chattanooga-District 4/Hamilton County District 7)

3. Wilma Cartwright Kelsay 6821 Tyner Road-Variance Request to the Minimum Suburban Infill Lot Frontage
(City of Chattanooga-District 6/Hamilton County District 5)

III. Old Business

1. 2013-158 – Justin Cox/Ba Duong – 2537, 2541 Tunnel Boulevard – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to RT-1 Residential Townhouse Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 5, Hamilton County District 5)

2. 2014-005 – Arbour Valley Development/Michael & Edward Manz – 7100 block Bonnyvale Lane (formerly 2848 Anderson Terrace) – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to R-3 Residential Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 5)

IV. New Business

A. Rezonings, Closures/Abandonments, Special Permits, Condition Amendments
(Withdrawn)

1. 2014-010 – Wayne McCoy & Tommy Massengale/Chattanooga Rescue Mission –924 E. 8th Street - City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to R-3 Residential Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 6)

2. MR-2014-011 – Erin Simpson/Sigfrid Cabrera – Unopened unit block Chambliss Street- City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral: Street Closure
(City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)

3. 2014-012 –Daniel Hague/Carlton & Bertha Hague – 5506 Mulberry Street – Hamilton County – Special Permit: Single Wide Manufactured Home
(City of Chattanooga District 0, Hamilton County District 9)

4. 2014-013 – Andre Shved – 306 & 308 Oliver Street – City of Chattanooga – Lift Conditions 1, 2, 3, & 4 from Ordinance #11657 of Previous Case No. 2004-243
(City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)

5. 2014-014 – Ethan Wood/Matt Wood – 5906 Hancock Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to M-2 Light Industrial Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 5, Hamilton County District 5)

6. 2014-015 – NAI Charter Real Estate Corporation/David Graham – 2125 & 2129 West Shepherd Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-2 Residential Zone to M-1 Manufacturing Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 5)

7. 2014-017 – Thomas Palmer/Still House Properties, LLC – 329 Market Street – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from M-1 Manufacturing Zone to C-3 Central Business Zone
(City of Chattanooga District 7, Hamilton County District 6)

8. MR-2014-018 – Trust for Public Land/Noel Durant/Greg Vital – Unit block through 200 block Matlock Street – Mandatory Referral: Street Closure
(City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 1)

9. A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Chapter 38 Zoning Ordinance, to Add Distilleries as an Allowable Use Under Special Exceptions Permit Requirements in the C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone, C-3 Central Business Zone, UGC Urban General Commercial Zone and the M-1 Manufacturing Zone
(City of Chattanooga All Districts, Hamilton County District 0)

V. Public Comments on Non-Agenda Items

VI. Approval of Minutes

VII. Adjourn


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