January, 2021
Planning Commission
Meeting Information

Below is the monthly archive for the January 14, 2021, Planning Commission meeting, including the final agenda, case files, and all correspondence for each case.

Agenda

Available 6 days prior to the meeting

The agenda contains maps, staff reports, site plans, correspondence and other supporting documents related to cases under consideration.

posted 1/7/2021, revised 1/13/2021

Agenda Updates

Updates to the January, 2021 meeting materials and/or the agenda itself were made available below.

  • Automatic Postponements / Withdrawals
    Items listed on the current agenda that have been postponed until a future meeting.
    Available Tuesday before the meeting
  • Additions, Changes, and Corrections
    Agenda updates, additional information, and public input are published beginning Tuesday afternoon before the meeting.
    Check this page frequently for updates
  • Agenda Review Meeting
    Commissioners meet to discuss the items to be heard at the monthly meeting.
    Open to the public.
    Scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on the Tuesday prior to the monthly meeting
     
  • Requests for Postponements / Withdrawals / Tablings
    Items requiring a vote of the Planning Commission to be postponed, withdrawn, or tabled during the meeting.
    Available the day of the Meeting

Meeting Resources

Public Comments

Actions from the January, 2021 meeting

1-A-21-AC Approved

Approve closure of the unnamed alley located between W. Oldham Ave. and W. Woodland Ave.


1-A-21-OB No Action

Commission Chair Pat Phillips noted that he as Chair and Commissioner Scott Smith as Vice Chair hold seats on the Executive Committee. He appointed Comms. Tamara Boyer, Tim Hill and Chris Ooten to serve on the Executive Committee for the calendar year 2021.








1-D-21-PA Approved

Approve MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office) because it is consistent with the surrounding development.


1-D-21-RZ Approved


1-D-21-SP Approved

Approve MDR/O (Medium Density Residential/Office) because it is consistent with the surrounding development.




1-E-21-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning with a density of 2.51 du/ac because it is consistent with the North City Sector Planís LDR designation, and retain the F (Floodway Overlay District).



1-F-21-PA Approved

Approve the BP-1 (Business Park Type 1) designation because it is consistent with surrounding development and complies with a new City policy when only a secondary use is located on a property.


1-F-21-RZ Approved

Approve PC (Planned Commercial) zoning for the entirety of both parcels because it would allow commercial development with site plan review at this location. (Applicant requested an extension of CA (General Business) on both parcels).


1-F-21-SP Approved

Approve MU-SD (Mixed Use Special District) ECO-6 (Asheville Highway Mixed Use Agricultural, Commercial, Office and Residential Districts) to the entirety of both parcels. (Applicant requested GC (General Commercial)).



1-G-21-PA Approved

Approve the MU-SD, MU-CC20 (Mixed Use-Special District, Sutherland Southside) designation since it is consistent with surrounding development.


1-G-21-RZ Postponed



1-H-21-PA Approved

Approve LI (Light Industrial) / HP (Hillside Protection) since it is a minor extension and consistent with adjacent development.


1-H-21-RZ Approved


1-H-21-SP Approved

Approve the BP-1 (Business Park Type 1) designation because it is consistent with surrounding development and complies with a new City policy when only a secondary use is located on a property.


1-I-21-PA Approved

Approve O (Office) since it is a minor extension and consistent with adjacent development.


1-I-21-RZ Approved

Approve I-MU (Industrial-Mixed Use) zoning because it is consistent with surrounding development and would not result in adverse impacts.


1-I-21-SP Approved

Approve the MU-SD, MU-CC20 (Mixed Use-Special District, Sutherland Southside) designation since it is consistent with surrounding development.


1-J-21-RZ Approved

Approve C-G-2 (General Commercial) zoning because it is consistent with adjacent zoning and would provide for a single zone on the property once it is replatted.


1-J-21-SP Approved

Approve LI (Light Industrial) / HP (Hillside Protection) since it is a minor extension and consistent with adjacent development.


1-K-21-RZ Approved

Approve I-G (General Industrial) / HP (Hillside Protection) since it is a minor extension, consistent with the adjacent development and a reduced land disturbance is recommended for the site.


1-K-21-SP Approved

Approve O (Office) since it is a minor extension and consistent with adjacent development.


1-L-21-RZ Approved

Approve O (Office) since it is a minor extension and consistent with the adjacent development.




1-A-21-SNC Approved

Approve the name change from Leroy Avenue to Marion Street as requested by the City of Knoxville Engineering Department.


1-B-21-SNC Approved

Approve the name change from Val Street to Marion Street as requested by the City of Knoxville Engineering Department.


11-D-20-RZ Approved

Approve RN-5 (General Residential Neighborhood Zoning District) because it is consistent with the surrounding development.


11-E-20-SP Denied

Deny GC (General Commercial) designation because it is not consistent with the surrounding development or zoning.


11-J-20-RZ Denied

Deny C-G-1 (General Commercial) zoning because it is not consistent with surrounding zoning and would set a precedent for a lesser level of C-G zoning in this area.


11-M-20-RZ Denied

Deny CA (General Business) zoning because it is not compatible with the sector plan and could create adverse impacts for the surrounding agricultural and low density residential area.


12-C-20-UR Postponed

POSTPONE the proposed development plan as requested by the applicant to the January 14, 2021 Planning Commission meeting.


12-D-20-UR Postponed

POSTPONE the application to the January 14, 2021 Planning Commission meeting, as requested by the applicant.


12-SB-20-C Postponed

POSTPONE the proposed concept plan as requested by the applicant to the January 14, 2021 Planning Commission meeting.