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:

MR2018-0021 Declare Surplus City of Chattanooga, Real Property / Gail Hart 5909 Hancock Road County5, City5" width="16" height="16" style="height: auto; border: 0px;">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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

Working Together To Grow Our Community

Very few professions connect a community or region like the residential construction and remodeling industry does. Long before the foundation is poured and walls are framed, the process of building or remodeling a residence brings together dozens of professionals that contribute individual expertise that ultimately concludes with either a new home or an upgrade to an existing residence. ... (click for more)

Movement Mortgage Loan Officer Named Among Top 20 In Region

Christina Lane, a senior mortgage loan officer with Movement Mortgage, was given recognition of being number nine in 2017 production in her region, which includes over 350 loan officers. Ms. Lane said she prides herself on truly taking care of her clients and treating them like family, from the initial conversation to even after closing, often building strong bonds and relationships ... (click for more)

1 Person Killed In Accident Involving 18-Wheeler On Ochs Highway

One person was killed Saturday morning on Ochs Highway. Another person in the same vehicle was taken to the hospital. An 18-wheeler was coming down the mountain, and hit three cars traveling up the mountain. Ochs Highway was closed in both directions, and HAZMAT crews were at the scene. The wreck happened at mid-morning. (click for more)

Hixson Home Destroyed By Fire Early Saturday Morning

A home was destroyed by fire early Saturday morning in Hixson. Around  2:30 a.m. , the Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded to a possible house fire at  904 Wesley Drive  in Hixson. When the first unit arrived on the scene, they reported the second floor of the home was completely engulfed with fire. Firefighters conducted a defensive ... (click for more)

Six Things We Can Do About Mass Shootings

All politics aside, the recent shooting in Florida, and every other shooting in a public place, is a senseless and, possibly, preventable tragedy. It is absurd that we can’t gather in a free society without the fear of some nut job or terrorist using us as targets.   And then the cries of “do something!” from every quarter. But, other than the obvious attempt by agenda-pushers ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

It wasn’t lost on me that during Valentine Week, when we most remember those we love, this first story was included in my weekly email. As has become my habit, every Saturday I try to come up with a new edition of The Saturday Funnies because I get some delightful ones that are shared by my friends during the week. We must never waste a giggle. So in keeping with my ... (click for more)