Updates for 7-B-20-SC

7-B-20-SC  

ROW CLOSURE

Street

Purpose

To facilitate redevelopment of the KCDC/Austin Homes property. S. Bell Street will be closed as described and new right-of-way will be dedicated for the realignment of S. Bell Street per the KCDC/AH concept plan approved by the Planning Commission on 1/9/2020 (Case # 12-F-19-C).

Close Street From
Fort Summit Way
To
the northern lot line of parcel 095AH025
Reason for Closure
To facilitate redevelopment of the KCDC/Austin Homes property. S. Bell Street will be closed as described and new right-of-way will be dedicated for the realignment of S. Bell Street per the KCDC/AH concept plan approved by the Planning Commission on 1/9/2020 (Case # 12-F-19-C).

Staff Recommendation

Approve closure of S. Bell Street, subject to any required easements, because staff has received no objections and it will enable redevelopment of this area.
Objections

The City's Engineering Department, AT&T, and KUB have requested to retain any easements that may be in place.

Applicant
Matt Brazille OBO Knoxville Community Development Corporation
Location
0 S. Bell St.

Council District 6
Census Tract 68

Sector
East City
Growth Plan
Within City limits