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


Kim Bass: April Housing Market Statistics

Downtown Living Tour Returns May 18

Bridges To Be Placed By Helicopter At The Course At McLemore On Tuesday


The warm weather is here, and homebuyers are returning in force this spring. For well-priced homes in desirable locations, the competition can be fierce. For much of the country, the first quarter ... (click for more)

A variety of Downtown Chattanooga apartment options will be available to tour and explore on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for the second annual self-guided Explore Downtown Living Tour. ... (click for more)

The Course at McLemore on Lookout Mountain will have two bridges lowered into place, making the golf course even closer to completion. Helicopters from Air Crane Atlanta will carefully lift ... (click for more)


Real Estate

Kim Bass: April Housing Market Statistics

The warm weather is here, and homebuyers are returning in force this spring. For well-priced homes in desirable locations, the competition can be fierce. For much of the country, the first quarter of 2019 experienced less foot traffic, which impacted potential home sales. In some areas of the country low affordability, higher prices, and lower inventory situation contributed to ... (click for more)

Downtown Living Tour Returns May 18

A variety of Downtown Chattanooga apartment options will be available to tour and explore on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for the second annual self-guided Explore Downtown Living Tour. Organized by River City Company and sponsored by FirstBank, 14 apartment developments will be open to those who have an interest in urban living or want a unique way to spend a Saturday ... (click for more)

Breaking News

4 People Shot At 2 Hixson Locations; 2 Killed On Ardis Lane; 2 Men Shot At Northgate Crossing Apartments In Hixson

Four men were shot in two overnight shootings in Hixson. Two people were shot and killed on Ardis Lane. At approximately 10:07 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the 6700 block of Ardis Lane on a report of persons shot. Upon arrival, police located two men suffering from gunshot wounds. Hamilton County EMS responded and pronounced Kirtus Thompson, 27, deceased on ... (click for more)

Greg Vital Says Ancient Stone Cairns, Part Trail Of Tears Route Found On His Meigs Farm; Asks TVA To Reroute Project Viper Transmission Line

Lawyers for Georgetown property owner Greg Vital notified the Tennessee Valley Authority on Thursday that a second archaeological study of the site found 15 different Native American artifacts, not one, as TVA said in its official report in April. “There are 14 more historically significant cairns in a distinguishable pattern within a hundred yards of what TVA said was the only ... (click for more)

Opinion

Chattanooga's Shooting Epidemic

These shootings continue and something has to be done to try and stop them whether they are domestic, robbery or gang related. We obviously can not remove these handguns from every man, woman and child. I suggest that merchants that sell handguns raise the minimum age to 21 years for the purchase of handgun ammunition only. This 21 age requirement would not include ammunition ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Mr. Casada Is Through

Sometime this afternoon, the Republican members of the Tennessee Legislature will join a growing chorus of those convinced it is time for Glen Casada, the group’s Speaker of the House, to step down. They will cite several tawdry emails between Casada’s former Chief of Staff and himself as the reason but that’s not entirely true. Casada will step down in great shame because he has ... (click for more)