Upcoming Planning Commission Agenda

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Here is the upcoming Planning Commission agenda for Monday:

I.    Opening Comments & Announcements (Chairman)

      II.    Subdivision Plats & Variances

    Preliminary Plat

    1.    Crystal Brook Subdivision Lots 137 thru 212-Windbridge Drive
         (Hamilton County District 7)  
            STAFF:    APPROVE W/COND
    Preliminary and Final Plats

    2.

    Stonewall Farms Subdivision, Lots 456-458, 475-493, and 539-551-Little Sorrel Drive (Hamilton County District 3)    STAFF:    APPROVE W/COND
 
    3.    Gray Hawk Trails Subdivision, Lots 14, 49, 66, and 67-Sawyer Pike
        (Hamilton County District 2)    STAFF:    APPROVE W/COND

     III.    Old Business

    1.    A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 38 Zoning Ordinance, Article V, Division 14, UGC Urban General Commercial Zone, Sections 38-207 through 38-213  

    2.    2013-144 – Napier Associates & Gunbarrel Partners – 2418, 2424, 2428 & 2440 Elam Lane, 2501, 2511, 2515 & 2519 Gunbarrel Road – City of Chattanooga - Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone and C-4 Planned Commerce Center Zone to MXU Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 4, Hamilton County District 8)                        STAFF:    DEFER 30 DAYS
    
    3.    2013-145 – Gunbarrel Partners – 2515, 2519 & 2527 Gunbarrel Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to C-4 Planned Commerce Center Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 4, Hamilton County District 8)  
            STAFF:    DEFER 30 DAYS
    
WITHDRAWN    4.    MR-2014-044 – Alan & Julie Von Gremp – Alley off 1100 block of Liberty Street (adjacent to property at 701 Boylston Street) – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Alley Closure
        (City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)        
            STAFF:    DENY

    5.    MR-2014-059 – Christy P. McCain – 1400 block Glen Haven Place – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Street Closure
    (City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)
            STAFF:    APPROVE PART
    
REQUEST TO        6.    2014-066 – Chris Senn/IMI Merchandising Holding, Inc. – 950 Riverside Drive – City
DEFER TO                 of Chattanooga – Rezone from M-1 Manufacturing Zone TO R-4 Special Zone
SEPTEMBER        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF:    APP W/CONDS
    7.    2014-069 – Neuhoff Taylor Architects/Barbara Moss BeVille – 9700 block East Brainerd Road – Hamilton County – Rezone from A-1 Agricultural District to C-2 Local Business Commercial District & R-3 Apartment-Townhouse District
        (Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    APP W/CONDS
    
    IV.    New Business

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

    1.    2014-064 – Map Engineers c/o Mike Price/Valor – 7518 Standifer Gap Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-4 Special Zone to M-3 Warehouse and Wholesale Zone (City of Chattanooga District 4, Hamilton County District 8)
            STAFF:    DENY
                            
     2.    2014-071 – Regional Planning Agency/Zoning Study –Properties located on eighteen (18) streets within the Flagstone Subdivision currently in the M-1 Industrial District, encompassing 499 parcels of land – Hamilton County – Rezone from M-1 Industrial District to R-1 Single Family Residential District
        (Hamilton County Districts 5 & 9)
            STAFF: APPROVE     

    3.    2014-073 – Alan McDonald – 10729 Hixson Pike – Hamilton County – Rezone from R-2A Rural Residential District to A-1 Agricultural District
        (Hamilton County District 1)
            STAFF:    DENY

    4.    MR-2014-074 – Carrington Montague – Unnumbered block of Grace Street off of the 600 block of North Crest Road – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Street Closure (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    5.    2014-075 – Jimmy L. Hydas – 8150 & 8154 Standifer Gap Road – Hamilton County – Rezone from R-1 Single Family Residential District & R-5 Single Wide Manufactured Home District to A-1 Agricultural District
        (Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF: DENY

    6.    MR-2014-076 – Jerry Gamble/Richard Hunter/James Malone/Isaac Duncan/Billy Hamrick – Alley off 1500 block of East 19th Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Alley Closure
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF: APPROVE

    7.    2014-077 – Allen Jones/Watkins Street Project, LLC/Jackie Fillers – 1700 & 1800 Watkins Street & 2461 East 18th Street – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone, M-1 Manufacturing Zone & M-2 Light Industrial Zone to UGC Urban General Commercial Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF: APP W/CONDS

    8.    2014-078 – Ivan Mousaw/James Cunningham – 4501 Jersey Pike – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-2 Residential Zone to R-3 Residential Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 5, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:    DENY

    9.    2014-079 – Maggie Armstrong – 2700 Oak Street – City of Chattanooga –  Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to O-1 Office Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:  DENY

    10.    2014-080 – RSN Group, LLC/Vanessa Knight – 1809 Gunbarrel Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from O-1 Office Zone to C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 4, Hamilton County District 8)
            STAFF:  DENY

    11.    2014-081 – Robert Chuba – 1708 Crabtree Road – Hamilton County – Rezone from R-2A Rural Residential District & C-2 Local Business Commercial District to A-1 Agricultural District
        (Hamilton County District 3)     STAFF:  DENY; APP R2A
    
    12.    MR-2014-082 – Jonathan Wocher, AICP, LEED GA/Joe Franklin, Dr. Edward Scott & Cornerstone Community Bank – Easement lying between properties at 1300 & 1450 East 3rd Street & 340 North Holtzclaw Avenue – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Abandon Sewer Easement
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF:  APPROVE

    13.    2014-083 – Carl Buch/Les Lazarus – 319 Pine Ridge Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to R-2 Residential Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 1, Hamilton County District 6)
            STAFF:    DENY

    14.    2014-086 – MAP Engineers, LLC/Heatec, Inc. – Part of a property located at 5200 Wilson Road  – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from M-1 Manufacturing Zone to O-1 Office Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 7, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF:  DENY; LIFT COND #1

    15.    MR-2014-087 – David Noblit – Alley off of the 1000 block of Endicott Street parallel to the back of property at 905 Tremont Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Alley Closure
        City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)
            STAFF:  APPROVE

B.    Government Mandatory Referrals

    16.    MR-2014-084 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 2137 West Shepherd Road – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Property Acquisition & Surplus
        (City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

WITHDRAWN    17.    MR-2014-088 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart/Debra E. Dodson – 126 & 132 Centro Street – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Acquisition of Property (City of Chattanooga District 1, Hamilton County District 6)    
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    18.    MR-2014-091 – City of Chattanooga/Real Property/Gail Hart – 2000 block of Pearl Street and 600 block of North Crest Road – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Declare Surplus
        (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 5)
                                STAFF:      N/A    

  V.    Public Comments on Non-Agenda Items

 VI.    Approval of Minutes
 
 VII.    Adjourn




 


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