Use On Review


Approved by the Planning Commission
APPROVE the request for a behavioral health hospital that is approximately 50,000 sqft of floor area with up to 64 beds, subject to 7 conditions.
After the Planning Commission
Because of its location in the City, appeals will be heard by Knoxville City Council.
What's next?

Applicant Request

Case Notes

1. Connection to sanitary sewer and meeting any other relevant requirements of the utility provider.
2. Meeting all applicable requirements of the Knoxville Department of Engineering.
3. Meeting all applicable requirements of the Knoxville Zoning Ordinance, including but not limited to Article 8 (Signs, billboards, and other advertising structures).
4. Installing all sidewalks shown on the development plan in accordance with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the City of Knoxville Department of Engineering.
5. Meeting the requirements of the Knoxville Tree Protection Ordinance and all applicable requirements of the Knoxville Urban Forester.
6. Installation of landscaping as shown on the landscape plan within six months of the issuance of the occupancy permit for the project.
7. Installation of fencing to protect the trees within the 75' buffer during construction. This fencing is to be installed before grading activities begin on the site.

With the conditions noted above, this request meets all criteria for a use-on-review in the O-1 zoning district.

Knoxville Behavioral Health Hospital

Property Information

1240 Tennova Medical Way

South side of Middlebrook Pk., south side of Tennova Medical Way, west side of Old Weisgarger Rd., south of Dick Lonas Rd.

Council District 2

9.30 acres

Northwest City

Land Use Designation? MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office)

Currently on the Property

Growth Plan
Urban Growth Area (Inside City Limits)