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Notice of 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 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, August 5, 2014, at 6:30 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2014-808 Changing from OR20, RM20 and OR20-A to MUL-A zoning for properties at 813 and 816 B 19th Avenue North and at 19th Avenue North (unnumbered), at the intersection of Herman Street and 19th Avenue North (0.38 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-821 Changing from CS to SP zoning for properties at 3029 and 3035 Brick Church Pike , approximately 300 feet south of Ewing Drive (2.66 acres), to permit heavy equipment sales and service.

BILL NO. BL2014-832 Changing from OR20 to MUN-A zoning for property at 1128 3rd Avenue South, at the northeast corner of 3rd Avenue South and Chestnut Street (0.1 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-833 Changing from RS7.5 to SP zoning for property at 2324 Riverside Drive, approximately 550 feet north of McGavock Pike (1.01 acres), to permit up to seven detached residential units.

BILL NO. BL2014-834 Changing from R15 to SP zoning for property at 7347 Charlotte Pike, approximately 395 feet east of Old Hickory Boulevard, (1.74 acres), to permit an office and retail development.

BILL NO. BL2014-835 Changing from R8 to SP zoning for property at 1813 Beech Avenue, approximately 390 feet north of Wedgewood Avenue (0.49 acres), to permit up to seven detached residential units.

BILL NO. BL2014-836 Changing from RS7.5 to SP zoning for property at Ewing Drive (unnumbered), at the northwest corner of Ewing Drive and Gwynnwood Drive and partially within the Floodplain Overlay District, (3.74 acres), to permit up to 28 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2014-837 Changing from SP to SP zoning for property at 942 Riverside Drive, approximately 170 feet south of Rosebank Avenue, (0.59 acres), to permit up to 11 dwelling units.

BILL NO. BL2014-838 making applicable the provisions of the Broadway Historic Preservation Overlay District to various properties along Broadway, 2nd Avenue South, and 3rd Avenue South, at the corner of Broadway and 2nd Avenue South (approximately 1.16 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-839 Changing from SP to DTC zoning for properties at 201, 203, 205, 207, 209, 215, 217 and 221 Broadway and 109, 113 and 119 2nd Avenue South and at 110 and 116 3rd Avenue South, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues South (1.16 acres).