March, 2021
Planning Commission
Meeting Information

Below is the monthly archive for the March 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 March, 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    Items requiring a vote of the Planning Commission to be postponed, withdrawn, or tabled during the meeting.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

Public Comments

Actions from the March, 2021 meeting

1-C-21-RZ Approved as Modified


1-E-21-PA Approved as Modified


1-E-21-SP Approved as Modified


2-E-21-RZ Approved

Approve C-G-1 (General Commercial) zoning because it is consistent with surrounding development.


3-A-21-AC Approved

Approve closure of the unnamed alley that runs from Anderson Drive to the western lot line of parcel 121AB018, subject to any required easements, since it does not provide access to any lots and staff has received no objections.


3-A-21-RZ Approved

Approve RA (Low Density Residential) zoning because it is consistent with the surrounding development and the Northwest County Sector Plan.


3-A-21-SC Approved

Approve closure of Wrinkle Avenue beginning 50 feet to the west of the southeast lot line of parcel 109IA011 and continuing to the southwest lot line of parcel 109IA011 , subject to any required easements, since that portion of Wrinkle Avenue would no longer be needed for access and staff has received no objections.


3-A-21-SU Approved

APPROVE the request for a drive-through restaurant with approximately 1,175 square feet of floor area, subject to 9 conditions.


3-A-21-UR Withdrawn

WITHDRAW the application as requested by the applicant.


3-B-21-SC

Approve closure of the eastern portion of McCarty Avenue that runs from the northwest lot line of parcel 109IH014 to the northwest lot line of parcel 109IH008, subject to any required easements, since it is undeveloped, does not provide access to any lots, and staff has received no objections.


3-B-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 61 detached dwelling units on individual lots and reduction of the peripheral setback from 35 feet to 25 feet along the north boundary, and to 25 feet on the east boundary where the 25-foot common area is provided, subject to 1 condition.


3-C-21-RZ Approved

Approve C-G-1 (General Commercial) zoning because it is consistent with adjacent development along Central Avenue and is in compliance with the North City Sector Planís land use designation.


3-C-21-SC

Approve closure of the western portion of McCarty Avenue that runs from the W. Blount Avenue to the northeast lot line of parcel 109IH107 , subject to any required easements, since it is undeveloped, does not provide access to any lots, and staff has received no objections.


3-C-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for a multifamily development with 216 dwelling units as shown on the site development plan, subject to 9 conditions.


3-D-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the request for a convenience store that is approximately 4,088 sqft with an internal restaurant with a drive-through facility, and a fuel station with 10 gas pump locations, subject to 5 conditions.


3-E-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the development plan for a church complex containing 2 buildings, to be built in 2 phases, totaling approximately 36,722 square feet, subject to the following 9 conditions.


3-G-21-UR Approved

APPROVE the Development Plan for up to 37 detached dwelling units on individual lots and reduction of the peripheral setback from 35 feet to 25 feet along the eastern boundary of lots 1-3 and to 20 feet along the southern boundary of lot 1, and to 25 feet on lot 11, subject to 1 condition. (Planning Commission added the peripheral setback reduction on lot 11 to those recommended by staff).


3-SA-21-C Approved

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 13 conditions.


3-SD-21-C Approved

APPROVE the Concept Plan subject to 7 conditions.


3-A-21-OYP Approved

Knoxville-Knox County Planning staff recommend approval of the 2021 One Year Plan.


12-B-20-RZ Approved

Approve C-G-3 (General Commercial) zoning because it would allow development more consistent with the surrounding area.


12-B-20-UR Withdrawn

WITHDRAW the application as requested by the applicant.


12-C-20-SU Denied

Deny the request to remove the previously approved planned district designation from this parcel.