February, 2021
Planning Commission
Meeting Information

Below is the monthly archive for the February 11, 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.

Agenda Updates

Updates to the February, 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    Items requiring a vote of the Planning Commission to be postponed, withdrawn, or tabled during the meeting.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 February, 2021 meeting

1-A-21-OA Approved

Staff recommends approval of an amendment to the City of Knoxville Zoning Code, Article 9.2, Table 9-1: Use Matrix to add social service center as a special use in the General Commercial (C-G), Regional Commercial (C-R), and Downtown Knoxville Edge Subdistrict (DK-E) Zoning Districts.


1-A-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 119 detached dwelling units on individual lots and the reduction of the peripheral setback from 35' to 25', excluding the western boundary line for lots 41-47 and 102-106, subject to 1 condition.


1-C-21-PA Withdrawn

Withdraw the request for a plan amendment to the HDR (High Density Residential) designation per the applicantís request.


1-C-21-SP Withdrawn

Withdraw the request for a plan amendment to the HDR (High Density Residential) designation per the applicantís request.


1-D-21-UR Approved

DENY the request for the outdoor self-storage facility use because it is not compatible within an established shopping center. APPROVE the request for an indoor self-storage facility with approximately 80,000 square feet, subject to 7 conditions.


1-E-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 18 detached dwelling units on individual lots and the reduction of the peripheral setback from 35' to 25' for all external boundary lines except a 15í peripheral for the east lot line for Lot 8, the north lot line of Lot 9, and the south lot line of Lot 19, subject to 1 condition.


1-G-21-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning up to 3 du/ac.


1-G-21-SP Denied

Deny LDR (Low Density Residential) because it is not in compliance with the Rural Area of the Knoxville-Knox County Growth Policy Plan and the surrounding development is consistent with the existing RR (Rural Residential) / HP (Hillside Protection) / SP (Stream Protection) land use designation.


1-SA-21-C Approved

APPROVE variance 1-3 and the alternative design standard on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances and alternative design standards will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 13 conditions.


1-SA-21-F Approved

Approve Variance, Approve Final Plat.


1-SB-21-C Approved

APPROVE variances 1-3 on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 8 conditions.


2-A-21-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning up to 3 du/ac and F (Floodway) because it is consistent with the sector plan designation of MDR (Medium Density Residential) and SP (Stream Protection) for this area.


2-A-21-UR Withdrawn

WITHDRAW the application as requested by the applicant.



2-B-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 53 detached dwelling units on individual lots and the reduction of the peripheral setback for the north property line of Lot 1 from 35 feet to 15 feet, subject to 1 condition.


2-C-21-RZ Approved

Approve OA (Office Park) zoning for the portion of the parcel requested because it is consistent with the East County Sector Planís ECO-5 (Asheville Highway Mixed Use Agricultural, Residential and Office Districts) designation.


2-C-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for the Restaurant use for up to 5,000 sqft of floor area within the existing building on this site, subject to 4 conditions.


2-D-21-RZ Approved

Approve PR (Planned Residential) zoning with up to 4.5 du/ac because it is consistent with the Southwest County Sector Planís Low Density Residential designation and with the surrounding development.


2-D-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 9 detached dwelling units on individual lots and reduction of the peripheral setback from 35 feet to 25 feet, subject to 1 condition.


2-SA-21-C Approved

APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 7 conditions.


2-SB-21-C Approved

APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 7 conditions.


11-G-20-RZ Withdrawn

Withdraw this application per the applicant's request.


12-C-20-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 155 detached dwelling units on individual lots and the reduction of the peripheral setback from 35' to 20' for Lot 155, subject to 1 condition.


12-SB-20-C Approved as Modified

APPROVE variances 1-2, and alternative design standards 1-3 on the recommendations of the Knox County Department of Engineering and Public Works, and because the site conditions restrict compliance with the Subdivision Regulations and the proposed variances will not create a traffic hazard. APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 8 conditions.