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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

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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, October 7, 2014, at 6:30 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2014-878 Amending Chapter 17.16 pertaining to “Community Education” siting.

BILL NO. BL2014-879 Changing from CS to RM20-A zoning for property at Chester Avenue (unnumbered), approximately 350 feet east of Gallatin Avenue (0.88 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-880 Changing from R10 to RS15 zoning for various properties along Auburn Lane, Dartmouth Avenue, Tulane Court and Woodmont Lane, south of Woodmont Boulevard (approximately 39.0 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-881 Changing from RS5 to RM20-A zoning for property at 1223 N. 6th Street, at the southeast corner of N. 6th Street and Douglas Avenue (0.20 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-882 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties at 1121 and 1125 Chester Avenue, approximately 610 feet east of Gallatin Pike (1.2 Acres), to permit up to 16 detached residential dwelling units and a common house.

BILL NO. BL2014-883 Changing from RM20 to SP zoning for properties at 1904, 1906, 1908B and 1910 Hermosa Street, approximately 350 feet east of 21st Avenue North (0.74 acres), to permit an automobile parking lot.

BILL NO. BL2014-884 Changing from CL to CS zoning for property at 1001 Hickory Hill Lane, at the corner of Lebanon Pike and Hickory Hill Lane (0.68 acres).

BILL NO. BL2014-885 Changing from OR20 to SP zoning for property at 1035 West Eastland Avenue, at the corner of W. Eastland Avenue and Bailey Street (0.8 Acres), to permit up to 65 units and a maximum commercial square footage of 8,000 square feet.

BILL NO. BL2014-886 Making applicable the provisions Neighborhood Landmark Overlay District to property at 3405 Belmont Boulevard, approximately 260 feet south of Stokes Lane (1.53 acres), zoned R10.

BILL NO. BL2014-887 Amending the ONE C1TY Specific Plan district for properties at 1 City Avenue, 5 City Boulevard, 6 City Boulevard, 28th Avenue unnumbered and Charlotte Avenue unnumbered, southwest of the intersection of 28th Avenue and Charlotte Avenue (19.09 Acres), to increase the maximum number of residential units allowed within the SP district.

BILL NO. BL2014-888 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties at 1106, 1110, 1114, 1200, 1202 and 1204 Litton Avenue and a portion of property at 1120 Litton Avenue, approximately 200 feet east of Gallatin Pike (7.32 acres), to permit up to 130 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2014-889 Changing from OL to SP zoning for property at 1032 Maynor Avenue, approximately 240 feet west of Gallatin Pike (0.48 Acres), to permit up to six residential dwelling units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2014SP-058-001).

BILL NO. BL2014-890 Amending Glen Echo Cottages Specific Plan district for properties at 1625, 1701, 1705 and 1709 Glen Echo Road, approximately 650 feet west of Belmont Boulevard (1.37 Acres), to add property to the boundaries of the Specific Plan District and to permit 11 detached residential dwelling units where eight were previously approved.

BILL NO. BL2014-891 Amending Stadium Lofts Specific Plan district for properties at 1102 and 1138 3rd Avenue North and 1121 2nd Avenue North, at the northwest corner of Jefferson Street and 2nd Avenue North (2.63 Acres), to allow a maximum height of 85 feet where a maximum height of 75 feet was previously approved.

BILL NO. BL2014-892 Changing from CS to MUN-A zoning for property at 503 Fisk Street, approximately 90 feet north of Pearl Street (0.17 acres).