Ordinance Amendment

11-A-18-OA

by the Planning Commission
Knoxville-Knox County Planning staff recommended approval of the draft update of the City of Knoxville zoning ordinance, with the amendments as proposed by the City Council and staff, and the draft zoning map with revisions as stated at the June 13, 2019 meeting.

Purpose

Consideration of the comprehensive update of the City of Knoxville Zoning Ordinance.

Case Notes

Knoxville-Knox County Planning staff recommends approval of the draft update of the City of Knoxville zoning ordinance, with the amendments as proposed by the City Council and staff, and the draft zoning map, with the following revisions to the draft ordinance: Table 5-3: DK Subdistricts Dimensional Standards Revise the Maximum Building Height in the DK-H subdistrict to 125'. Table 6-1: Industrial Districts Dimensional Standards
Add the following statement as a condition for the Maximum Building Height in the I-RD, I-G, and I-H districts: However, structures must set back an additional 1' for every 2' of height over 50' from any required setback abutting a residential district lot line. Section 8.9 Hillside Protection Overlay Zoning District Revise Section 8.9.B Applicability to have the Hillside Protection Overlay District regulations apply only to lots
within residential districts and clarify the exemption of lots of record by having this exemption apply only to lots over a size determined appropriate by staff following review of the impact of this exemption.


After the Planning Commission
Heard by Knoxville City Council.
Applicant
Metropolitan Planning Commission

Property Information

Location
All districts