Planning Commission Agenda For Monday

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Planning Commission will consider a number of zoning applications at a meeting Monday at 1 p.m. at the County Courthouse.

Here is the agenda as well as the staff recommendations:

I.    Opening Comments & Announcements (Chairman)

II.    Subdivision Plats & Variances

Variances
    1.    Kenneth Wayne Davis 12300 Waters Edge Lane-Variance to Permit Lot Less than 5 Acres on Easement (Hamilton County District 9)

    2.
    Keith Neuberger 605 Merriam Street-Variance to Minimum Front and Side Yard Setbacks  (City of Chattanooga District 1/Hamilton County District 6)

Preliminary Plats
    1.    Cameron Harbor Phase 2, Lot 1, and Lots 3 thru 20
        (City of Chattanooga District 7/Hamilton County District 6)

    2.    The Colony at Normal Park PUD, Lots 1 thru 20
        (City of Chattanooga District 2/Hamilton County District 6)

Preliminary and Final Plats
    1.    Varner on Lee Pike, Lots 1 thru 4 (Hamilton County District 7)

    2.    Howard on Poe Subdivision, Lots 1 thru 3 (Hamilton County District 1)

    3.    Heritage Place, Lots 1 thru 8
        (City of Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)

III.    Old Business

    1.    2014-023 – Elemi Architecture, LLC/Matt Winget/Paul Teruya/ALC Holdings, LLC – 1690 Silvels Lane, 1605 W. 39th Street & 109 Old Mountain Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone, R-2 Residential Zone and C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone to UGC Urban General Commercial Zone    
        (City of Chattanooga District 7, Hamilton County District 6)
 

IV.    New Business

    A.    Rezonings, Closures/Abandonments, Special Permits, Condition Amendments

    1.    MR-2014-024 – East 10th Street, RSD, LLC/Chris Curtis – 400 blk E. 10th Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Abandon Stormwater Detention Easement
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 6)    
            
    2.    2014-025 – City of Chattanooga/RPA(Zoning Plan for Annexed Area – 8607, 8613, 8619 North Hickory Valley Road & 5210 Highway 58 – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from Temporary R-3 Residential Zone to Permanent R-3 Residential Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 3, Hamilton County District 9)

    3.    2014-026 – Dan Dykstra – 332 Sylvan Street – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-2 Residential Zone to R-3 Residential Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)

    4.    2014-028 – The Southern Land Company/Obar Investments – 3886 Cummings Road (part) – City of Chattanooga – Special Exceptions Permit:  Residential Planned Unit Development
        (City of Chattanooga District 1, Hamilton County District 6)

    5.    2014-029 – Passpointe Engineering/Jan Pass/Woodland Park Baptist Church –6700 block of Standifer Gap Road – City of Chattanooga - Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone & R-2 Residential Zone to R-4 Special Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 5)

    6.    2014-030 – Passpointe Engineering/Jan Pass/Woodland Park Baptist Church – 6700 block of Standifer Gap Road – City of Chattanooga – Special Exceptions Permit:  Institutional Planned Unit Development
        (City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 5)

    7.    2014-031 - Lee Hodges, Housing Trust Group – 1351 Reserve Way & 7650 East Brainerd Road – City of Chattanooga – Special Exceptions Permit:  Residential Planned Unit Development
        (City of Chattanooga District 4, Hamilton County District 7)

    8.    MR-2014-033 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 34 City/County jointly-owned Back Tax Properties within Chattanooga City Limits – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Acquisition & Surplus
        (City of Chattanooga Districts 3, 5, 7, 8 & 9, Hamilton County Districts 4 & 5)
    
    9.    MR-2014-034 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 13 City/Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise jointly-owned Back Tax Properties within Chattanooga City Limits – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Declare Surplus
        ¬(City of Chattanooga Districts 5, 7, 8 & 9, Hamilton County Districts 4, 5, & 6)

    10.    MR-2014-035 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 3809 Alton Park Boulevard, 3800 block of West Avenue & 901 W. 39th Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Declare Surplus
        (City of Chattanooga District 7, Hamilton County District 4)

    11.    MR-2014-036 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 1103 South Willow Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Property Acquisition
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)

    12.    MR-2014-037 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 1827 Tunnel Boulevard – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Property Acquisition
        (City of Chattanooga District 5, Hamilton County District 5)

    13.    MR-2014-038 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – Properties located between the 1900-2000 blocks of Roanoke Avenue on the East, the 1900-2000 blocks of Sholar Avenue on the West and the 1700-1800 blocks of Southern Street on the South – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Property Acquisition
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)

    14.    A Resolution to Adopt the Reformatted and Reorganized Hamilton County Zoning Regulations (Hamilton County, All Districts)

    15.    A Resolution to Request the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Agency Prepare an Update to the Comprehensive Plan and Develop an Integrated Land Development and Infrastructure Planning Framework to Guide Countywide Land Use Planning Documents and Provide Policy and Code Recommendations
        (City of Chattanooga All Districts, Hamilton County All Districts)

    16.    A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Chapter 38 Zoning Ordinance, to Establish the Height and Landscape Buffer Requirements for Structures in the C-3 Central Business Zone that are Adjacent to Residentially Zoned Property
    (City of Chattanooga, All Districts)

V.    Public Comments on Non-Agenda Items

VI.    Approval of Minutes

VII.    Adjourn

Click here for the staff recommendations.



Center For Sports Medicine And Orthopaedics Is First Tenant For New 20-Acre Ringgold Development

Armour Commercial Real Estate and the Catoosa County Development Authority announced the first tenant for a 20-acre site being jointly developed as part of a public/private partnership and located just off of Georgia Highway 2-A in Ringgold, Ga. The Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics will open a satellite location at the site located on Hwy 2-A across from Battlefield Imaging. ... (click for more)

Widows Harvest Hosts Ribbon Cutting For Home Harvest

Two years ago, Wells Fargo donated a historic and condemnable St. Elmo home at 5316 St Elmo Ave. to local nonprofit, Widows Harvest. For the past 24 months, Widows Harvest has worked with a team of contractors and interior designers to restore, remodel, and resuscitate this historic 2800-square foot home named Home Harvest. This gem is now ready to be placed on the market ... (click for more)

2 Shot On Rawlings Street Friday Night; 1 In Critical Condition

Two people were shot, Friday night, and one is in critical condition. At approximately  9:56 p.m.  Chattanooga Police officers responded to the 2000 block of Rawlings Street on a report of a person shot. Officers arrived on scene and located one victim lying next to a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. A second victim arrived at a local hospital suffering from ... (click for more)

Car Crashes Into Motel 6 In Dalton; Driver, 17, Admits To Texting While Driving

The Dalton Police Department and Dalton Fire Department responded Saturday morning to a crash at the Motel 6 at Highway 41 and Tibbs Road. The driver of the 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix involved left the roadway and crashed into the Motel 6 building causing severe damage to one of the rooms. There were no major injuries. Investigators believe texting while driving was a contributing ... (click for more)

Slaxxon Regret

Back in the seventies my three oldest brothers had a buddy named Steve Slack. “Slack” was a star soccer player at Baylor and he grew up on Lookout Mountain, which is where I grew up. He and Jimmy, Henry and Bill went to the University of Virginia where they were roommates in an old, beat up house that was painted pink. Naturally, the place became known as the “Pink Palace” but lest ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Geno: Our ‘Me’ Culture

By almost every measure, Geno Auriemma is the best basketball coach in America. His University of Connecticut women are riding a record 109-game winning streak that dates to Nov. 17, 2016. Stanford barely beat them in overtime 3 years ago, but, before that, they won 41 straight. That means UConn is 153-1 and, in the current 109 streak, they have double-figure wins over the opponents ... (click for more)