Developer Plans 103 Residential Lots At 24.7-acre Farm Site On Ooltewah-Georgetown Road; RPA Staff Wants Limit Of 3 Per Acre

Friday, June 11, 2021

A developer is seeking approving for 103 homes at a current farm site at 8619 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road.

The staff of the Regional Planning Agency is recommending denial, saying that would be too much density. The RPA said there should be no more than three homes per acre - yielding a total of 72 lots.

The proposal for a Planned Unit Development goes before the Planning Commission on Monday at 1 p.m. at the County Courthouse.

The developer is A&B Land, LLC.


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Real Estate

Gary Dawn Honored For 31 Years Of Service At The Assessor's Office

The Hamilton County Assessor of Property’s office on Tuesday honored retiring Gary Dawn. He was the director of Quality Control for 31 years. He was honored for outstanding service to the people of Hamilton County. A reception was held, hosted by Assessor Marty Haynes. (click for more)

Rep. Esther Helton To Serve On Building And Construction Workforce Center Board

State Rep. Esther Helton has been appointed to serve on the newly created Building and Construction Workforce Center Board. The mission of the board is to create an integrated workforce development and career hub for Hamilton County. The center is a collaboration of the state, city, county, school district, Chattanooga State Community College, Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce ... (click for more)

Breaking News

County Health Department Urges Return To Masks In Public Places For All; Masks At School Strongly Recommended

In alliance with updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Hamilton County Health Department is recommending that both fully vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals wear masks in public indoor settings. Officials said, "Breakthrough cases are possible, and preliminary evidence suggests that fully vaccinated people who do become infected ... (click for more)

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Hamilton County had 141 new coronavirus cases reported on Wednesday, bringing the total to 46,863. There has been no more deaths from the virus, and the total is at 514 in the county. The number of those who have recovered from coronavirus in Hamilton County is 45,452, which is 97 percent, and there are 897 active cases. There are 76 patients hospitalized and 20 in ... (click for more)

Opinion

Wash Your Hands Often, But Live Your Life

Isaiah 41:10 King James Version 10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness. This verse was sent to me from Jim Barclay in an encouragement card when I needed it big time. It reassured me that I was in God's hands and that He is in ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Defunded Police Stagger

Just a year ago, our liberal-led cities were ordering the riot police to “stand down,” and their city councils were demanding police budgets be trimmed by over 50 percent. The idea of using psychology types to defuse a problem rather than a badge-and-a-gun greatly appealed to anti-cop enthusiasts. But now the “chickens have come home to roost” and those hand-twisters like Seattle ... (click for more)