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Notice of Metro Council Public Hearings

Speaking at a Public Hearing

Members of the public may address the entire Council body only at a scheduled public hearing. Public Hearings on zoning matters are held on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Other public hearings for non-zoning matters may be held as part of regular Council meetings throughout the year.

Public Hearing Procedure

The Vice Mayor will open the public hearing for a particular legislative item and ask for a show of hands of those in favor and those opposed to the legislation. Citizens will have 3 minutes to speak, and must identify themselves by name and home address before addressing the Council. An individual may address the Council only once for each particular piece of legislation. Individuals are encouraged not to repeat what has been said by previous speakers.

Distribution of Written Material to the Council

If a member of the public would like to provide the Metropolitan Council members with written material regarding an issue, he/she must provide forty-one copies of the document to the Metropolitan Council Office not later than 4:30 p.m. on the day of the Council Meeting. The Council Office is located in Suite 204 on the second floor of the Historic Metropolitan Courthouse at the opposite end of the Council Chamber. The written material must be signed by the individual requesting distribution and have the name and address of the individual providing the material.

Notice of Zoning Amendment Proposals

Notice is hereby given that public hearings on the following proposed amendments to the Zoning Code or Official Zoning Map of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County will be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2018-1141 Changing from RS5 to R6-A zoning on property at 511 Haynes Street, approximately 440 feet east of Baptist World Center Drive (0.18 acres)

BILL NO. BL2018-1146 Changing from RS15 to SP zoning on property at 4221 Central Pike, approximately 390 feet southwest of New Hope Road (3.0 acres), to permit an office.

BILL NO. BL2018-1147 Changing from IWD to MUL-A zoning on property at 909 Hawkins Street, approximately 365 feet west of 9th Avenue South (0.83 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1148 Changing from IR, IWD, OR20, and RS5 to SP zoning for various properties on Baptist World Center Drive, Booker Avenue, Congo Street, Cross Street, Kassia Street, Liberia Street, Lock Road, Seminary Street and Whites Creek Pike  (36.43 acres), to permit a mixed use development.

BILL NO. BL2018-1149 Changing from AR2a to CS zoning on a portion of property at 2400 Pennington Bend Road, approximately 2,600 feet northwest of Music City Circle (3.41 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1150 Amending the Belmont University Institutional Overlay on various properties along Wedgewood Avenue, Acklen Avenue, Bernard Avenue, Compton Avenue, Delmar Avenue, Ashwood Avenue, Caldwell Avenue, 12th Avenue South, 14th Avenue South, 15th Avenue South, Magnolia Boulevard and Belmont Boulevard, at the southwest corner of Wedgewood Avenue and 12th Avenue South, zoned RM20, RM40, CL, CN, CS, OR20 and R8 (91.76 acres), to expand the Institutional Overlay boundary and update the activity zones.

BILL NO. BL2018-1151 Changing from SP to R6-A zoning on property at 606 North 2nd Street, approximately 350 feet south of Grace Street (0.17 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1152 Changing from RS15 to RS10 zoning for properties at 4619 Hessey Road, 3375 Earhart Road and Earhart Road (unnumbered), at the corner of Earhart Road and Hessey Road (51.9 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1153 Changing from IR to IG zoning for property at Visco Drive (unnumbered), at the corner of Pumping Station Road and Visco Drive (4.87 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1154 Changing from IR to IG zoning for property at 1120 Visco Drive, approximately 445 feet north of Pumping Station Road (3.92 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1155 Amending a Specific Plan on property  at 3839 Murfreesboro Pike, at the southeast corner of Hobson Pike and Murfreesboro Pike, zoned SP and within the Murfreesboro Pike Urban Design Overlay District (65.1 acres), to permit up to 200 single-family residential units, up to 350 multi-family residential units and 421,500 square feet of non-residential uses.

BILL NO. BL2018-1156 Changing from ON and OL to MUN zoning for properties at 2501 Crossfield Drive, and 207, 209, and 222 McGavock Pike, at the corner of Crossfield Drive and McGavock Pike, partially within the Downtown Donelson Urban Design Overlay District (2.02 acres).

BILL NO. BL2018-1157 Amending Chapter 15.64 and Section 17.28.040 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to establish and preserve a fifty foot floodway buffer along the Cumberland River.

BILL NO. BL2018-1158 Changing from AR2a to SP zoning on property at Maxwell Road (unnumbered) and a portion of property located at 4154 Murfreesboro Pike, approximately 615 feet west of Lavergne Couchville Pike, partly within the Murfreesboro Pike Urban Design Overlay (25.2 acres), to permit 68 single-family residential lots and 24 single-family attached residential units.

Elizabeth Waites
Metropolitan Clerk