Agenda For Monthly Planning Commission Meeting

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Here is the upcoming Planning Commission agenda for Monday:

I.    Opening Comments & Announcements (Chairman)

II.    Subdivision Plats & Variances

    Variances

    1.    2711 Noa Street-Minimum R-1 Residential Zone Lot Frontage
        (Chattanooga District 9/Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    2.

    A.A. Bowman Subdivision Lot 6-8307 Igou Gap Road-Minimum Suburban Infill Lot Frontage (Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    DENY

    3.    Seven Lakes Subdivision-Lots 238 thru 240-Minimum Flag Lot Width, Size, and Lot Less than 5 Acres on Easement
        (Hamilton County District 9)    STAFF:    DENY

    Preliminary Plats

    4.    Kinsey Place Lots 1 thru 12-Kinsey Drive
        (Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    5.    Stockton Place Lots 1 thru 11-Givens Road
        (Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    Preliminary and Final Plats

    6.    Stonebrook Subdivision PUD, Phase III Lots 1 thru 17-Ooltewah-Ringgold Road (Hamilton County District 7)    STAFF:    APPROVE

    7.    A.A. Bowmans Subdivision Lots 3 thru 6-8307 Igou Gap Road
        (Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    APPROVE, SUBJECT TO                 APPROVAL OF VARIANCE

 Final Plats

    8.    Brookside Commons Lots 1 thru 3-Petty Road
        (Chattanooga District 4/Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:    APPROVE
    

    9.    Arbor Cove Lots 10 thru 13-Brianna Way
        (Chattanooga District 6/Hamilton County District 8)
            STAFF:    APPROVE


 III.    Old Business

    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.    2014-066 – Chris Senn/IMI Merchandising Holding, Inc. – 950 Riverside Drive – City
                 of Chattanooga – Rezone from M-1 Manufacturing Zone TO R-4 Special Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 8, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF:    APP W/CONDS    
    
    3.    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
    
     4.    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

    5.    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

    6.    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
    
 IV.    New Business

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

     1.    2014-085 – Frank Goodwin – Properties in the 1400 Block of Adams Street – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-3 Residential Zone to C-3 Central Business Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 4)
            STAFF: APP W/CONDS

    2.    MR-2014-089 – Sergio Rodriguez – Alley parallel to 5700 Block of High Street – Hamilton County – Mandatory Referral:  Alley Closure
        (Hamilton County District 9)
            STAFF:    APPROVE
    3.    MR-2014-092 – Warren Cole – 100 Block of Georgia Avenue – Town of Lookout Mountain – Mandatory Referral:  Street Closure
        (Hamilton County District 6)
            STAFF:    DENY

    4.    2014-093 - Carol Page Wnuk – 304 Gillespie Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone to R-2 Residential Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 5, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:    DEFER

    5.    2014-094 – Global Southern Realty Holdings, LLC – 7408 & 7414 Bonny Oaks Drive – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from R-1 Residential Zone & R-3 Residential Zone to C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 7)     
            STAFF:  DENY
    
    6.    2014-096 – Mike Whitener/Evie Campbell/Steve Campbell – 3523 Banks Road – Hamilton County – Rezone from R-1 Single Family Residential District to C-1 Tourist and Motel District  
        (Hamilton County District 7)
            STAFF:  DENY

    7.    2014-097 – MAP Engineers, LLC/MPL Construction/Gold Bond, Inc. – 5485 Old Hixson Pike & 5519 Hixson Pike – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone to M-2 Light Industrial Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 3, Hamilton County District 3)
            STAFF:    APPROVE

    8.    MR-2014-098 – Brad Slayden/Ragan Smith Associates/Parkridge Health System – 200 Block of McConnell Lane, McConnell Street & Watkins Street  – City of Chattanooga – Mandatory Referral:  Street Closures
        (City of Chattanooga District 9, Hamilton County District 5)
            STAFF:  APPROVE

    9.    2014-099 – David Harris – 3326 Jenkins Road - Rezone from R-4 Special Zone to C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone – City of Chattanooga
        City of Chattanooga District 2, Hamilton County District 6)
            STAFF:  APP W/CONDS

    10.    2014-100 – Travis L. Hulsey/William J. Hulsey – 6115 Mountain View Road – City of Chattanooga – Rezone from M-2 Light Industrial Zone to C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone
        (City of Chattanooga District 6, Hamilton County District 9)
            STAFF:      APPROVE

    11.    A Resolution to Adopt the Reformatted and Reorganized Hamilton County Subdivision Regulations
    12.    A Resolution to Adopt the Reformatted and Reorganized City of Chattanooga Subdivision Regulations
    13.    A Resolution Reaffirming and Ratifying the Delegation of Authority to Sign Contracts to the Executive Director of the Regional Planning Agency on Behalf of the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission and the Chattanooga-Hamilton County/North Georgia Transportation Planning Organization
  V.    Public Comments on Non-Agenda Items

 VI.    Approval of Minutes
 
 VII.    Adjourn



 


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