Planning Commission Meets Next Monday Afternoon

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The Planning Commission meets next Monday at 1 p.m. at the County Courthouse to hear a number of rezoning requests.

Here is the agenda:

CASE # FROM TO NAME ADDRESS LOCATION STAFF REC PC ACT GOV ACT
MR2018-0021 Declare Surplus City of Chattanooga, Real Property / Gail Hart 5909 Hancock Road County5, City5

Approve

2018-0022 SEP PUD BWSC, Andy Highlander, Lookout Mountain Conservancy 1835,1837 and 1919 Old Wauhatchie Road County6, City7

Approve W/C

2018-0023 R-4 C-2 Kenneth Spann,Office Properties LP 7331 Shallowford Road County8, City4

Approve

2018-0024 C2 R1 Kristen Powell 104 Kingwood Drive East Ridge
2018-0025 A-1 R-1 Niles Surveying Co., C.
Barton Crattie, Barry Evans and Joseph M. Pleva
1926 Hixson Marina Road County 3

Approve

2018-0026 R-1 RZ-1 Brandi Thompson 434 Whitehall Road County6, City1

Deny

2018-0027 Special Deviation from Setback Requirements in UGC Zone Randall P. Taylor, 2525 South Broad, LLC 410 W. 25th Street and W. 26th Street County6, City7 N/A
2018-0028 (FORM BASE CODE) E-RM-3 E-CX-3 SE First Holding, LLC 713 Hamilton Ave County6, City2

Deny

2018-0029 HOLD SEE APRIL RUNDOWN
2018-0030 Abandon PUD in Resol.# 1107-33B Iraj Radpour 6500 blk of Fairview Road County

Approve

2018-0031 M-1 UGC Asa Engineering /Allen Jones, James Munson, GDC Partnership 917 East 16th Street and 1604 Central Ave County4, City8

Approve

2018-0032 R-2 UGC Matthew McClanhan/John Sweet, Ronald and Lynne Draugthon 1700 Dodds Ave County4, City9

Approve W/C

2018-0033 Special Use Permit Walden Ridge Fire Hall -Walden Article 4-Section 4.04c(10) DH&W Architects,Andrew Hausler, Hamilton County, Paul Parker 2102 Taft Highway WALDEN

Approve

Old Business
2017-0150 R-3 C-1 Jones Bay, Inc., Darrel Jones (Deferred to February PC Meeting) 9546 Hixson Pike LAKESITE

Deny

2017-0151 SP Recreational Vehicle Park Jones Bay, Inc., Darrel Jones (Deferred to February PC Meeting) 9546 Hixson Pike LAKESITE

Deny

AMENDMENTS
A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 38 Zoning,
Article III, Zones and Boundaries, to Delete and Replace Division 4 with New
Text, Brainerd Overlay Zone
A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 38 Zoning,
Article XVI Downtown Chattanooga Form-Based Code, Relative to
Recommend Improvements Based on the One Year Review
A Resolution to Amend the Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 38 Zoning,
Article III, Zones and Boundaries to Add a New Division 6, Lovell Field
Gateway Overlay Zone


Geoff Ramsey: September 2018 Residential Market Report

10-Acre Ooltewah Site At Volkswagen Exit Of I-75 Sells For $2.8 Million

Invista Sells Property On Amnicola Highway For $9.6 Million


Some economy observers are pointing to 2018 as the final period in a long string of sentences touting several happy years of buyer demand and sales excitement for the housing industry. Although ... (click for more)

A 10-acre site near the Volkswagen exit of I-75 has sold for $2.8 million. It is located directly in front of the new Fed Ex ground facility off Volkswagen Drive. The sale was ... (click for more)

Invista Sarl has sold property across from Chattanooga State Community College for $9.6 million. The property is at 4500 Amnicola Highway. The sale was to 4500 Amnicola LLC. Invista ... (click for more)


Real Estate

Geoff Ramsey: September 2018 Residential Market Report

Some economy observers are pointing to 2018 as the final period in a long string of sentences touting several happy years of buyer demand and sales excitement for the housing industry. Although residential real estate should continue along a mostly positive line for the rest of the year, rising prices and interest rates coupled with salary stagnation and a generational trend toward ... (click for more)

10-Acre Ooltewah Site At Volkswagen Exit Of I-75 Sells For $2.8 Million

A 10-acre site near the Volkswagen exit of I-75 has sold for $2.8 million. It is located directly in front of the new Fed Ex ground facility off Volkswagen Drive. The sale was to Big G 3 Llc from Pattillo Construction Co Inc. (click for more)

Breaking News

WWTA Releases Timetable That Would Have Ooltewah Sewage Treatment Plant In Operation By 2025; Public Meetings Set At Central High

The Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority has released a timetable that would have a new sewage treatment plant in Ooltewah in operation by 2025. A request for a site at Mahan Gap Road goes before the Planning Commission at Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. It goes to the County Commission Zoning Committee on Dec. 12 and the full commission on Dec. 19. The WWTA also ... (click for more)

Downtown Post Office Finally Getting Handicap Ramp

Chattanooga's Downtown Post Office, after some lawsuits and numerous complaints over the years, is finally getting a handicap ramp. Federal Judge Sandy Mattice said the complaints had increased in recent months and the General Services Administration agreed to fund the project at the historic building on Georgia Avenue. The judge said, "It's a beautiful building, but it's ... (click for more)

Opinion

Too Many Questions

First it was about 2,000, then we were told it’s up to 4,000. We have no way of knowing who’s coming or what their purpose is. NBC and CNN assure us they are seeking sanctuary but how can we know? Neither Honduras or our subjective media in America have been honest with us in the past. So, how do we know why that many people are marching across Central America? Then this morning ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Answer For Amy

Amy Schumer, whose cousin is Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer, is said to be a very successful comedian and an activist of note. You may remember her most recent appearance was when she was arrested at the U.S. Capitol three weeks ago. She was part of a disgraceful mob who unlawfully protested the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh and the hunch is Amy wanted to get arrested so she ... (click for more)