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.



Real Estate Transfers For April 16-23

NOTICE: The Hamilton County Register’s Office did not publish this data. All information in the Register’s Office is public information as set out in T.C.A. 10-7-503. For questions regarding this report, please call Chattanoogan.com at 423 266-2325. GI numbers, listed when street addresses are not available, refer to the location of transactions (book number and page number) ... (click for more)

HEB Board Approves PILOT For Chestnut Street Apartments

The city's Health, Education and Housing Facilities Board voted 6-1 on Wednesday in favor of a PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) for a $2 million apartment project on Chestnut Street. The five-story, 220-unit apartment building is planned on the Southside near Main. Officials of the Kore development firm said they carried out a similar project in Birmingham without a tax abatement. ... (click for more)

State Attorney General Says City Council Cannot Make Taxis Not Registered In Hamilton County Go Through Emissions Testing

The state attorney general's office has ruled that the City Council cannot require that taxis not registered in Hamilton County go through emissions testing. The city is dealing with the new Uber taxi service that has an out-of-town owner. Locally-owned cabs have to go through the annual emissions testing. The opinion says that local taxi owners cannot get around the emissions ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Area Bracing For Possibility Of Isolated Severe Storms, Tornadoes Not Ruled Out

The National Weather Service is feeling uncertain about today's weather pattern and has not ruled out the possibility of isolated, severe thunderstorms or an isolated tornado in our area. The greatest threat seems to be between 4 and 7 p.m. this evening. Below is the latest update: HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 127 PM EDT SAT ... (click for more)

The Heart Of A Teacher Makes A Difference - And Response (2)

In less than four weeks, I expect to be one of 216 graduating seniors from East Hamilton School. One could say all possible variables help a student rise to the highest levels in school; but a student is more than his environment or genetic code. He is a mixture of his own propensity and dedication to academics, coupled with a systemic team of mentors who give their all as a student’s ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: FBI To Study ‘Lickers’

About 25 years ago there was a terrifying movie called “The Silence of the Lambs.” It was so good it won the Academy Awards in all five categories – Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Adapted Screenplay. Further, Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster were brilliant, but do you remember the third “star?” Scott Glenn played a character named “Jack Crawford,” the ... (click for more)