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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.

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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.

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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, July 28, 2015, at 6:00 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2015-1218 Amending a portion of the Manning at Belle Meade Specific Plan District on properties at 110 and 120 B Woodmont Boulevard, approximately 538 feet east of Harding Pike (2.33 acres), zoned Specific Plan (SP), to permit up to 36 multi-family units, where 34 multi-family units were previously permitted and reduce the maximum height from ten stories to seven stories.

BILL NO. BL2015-1219 Changing from R8 to SP zoning for property at 5825 and 5827 Leslie Avenue and Leslie Avenue (unnumbered - four parcels), on the south side of Leslie Avenue between Sterling Street and Ethel Street (1.26 acres) to permit up to 13 detached residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1220 Changing from RS5 to RM20-A zoning for property at 407 Douglas Avenue, approximately 240 feet east of Lischey Avenue (0.22 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1221 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties at 512, 514, 518 and 520 Southgate Avenue and 1608 Pillow Street, at the northeast and northwest corners of Pillow Street and Southgate Avenue (1.97 acres) to permit up to 46 units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1222 Changing from property from R6 to SP for property at 1816 and 1818 6th Avenue North, on the north side of 6th Avenue North, approximately 200 feet south of Coffee Street (0.45 acres) to permit seven residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1223 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for property at 1716 Greenwood Avenue, at the southeast corner of Greenwood Avenue and Chapel Avenue, in the Eastwood Neighborhood Conservation District (3.27 acres), to permit residential and a mixed use development.

BILL NO. BL2015-1224 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for property at 2106, 2110, 2112, 2114, 2114A and 2200 9th Avenue North, approximately 150 feet north of Dominican Drive (1.69 acres), to permit up to 24 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1225 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties at 1400 Pillow Street and 411 and 413 Merritt Avenue, at the southeast corner of Pillow Street and Merritt Avenue, (1.0 Acres), to permit up to 34 attached residential dwelling units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1226 Changing from RS5 to R6 zoning for property at 1014 Sharpe Avenue, approximately 335 feet east of Laurent Street (0.19 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1227 Changing from IWD to SP for property at 915 Hawkins Street at the southeast corner of Hawkins Street and Southside Avenue (0.85 acres), to permit an office development.

BILL NO. BL2015-1228 Changing from R6 to MUG-A zoning for properties at 400 and 404 Dominican Drive and Dominican Drive (unnumbered), at the corner of 3rd Avenue North and Dominican Drive (1.34 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1229 Changing from OL and RS10 to SP zoning for property at Whitsett Road (unnumbered), immediately south of the intersection of Whitsett Road and Sterling Boone Drive (1.99 acres), to permit a 2,800 square foot office with 5,000 square feet of storage.

BILL NO. BL2015-1230 Changing from R10 to SP zoning for properties at Stone Brook Drive (unnumbered), approximately 1,700 feet south of Old Hickory Boulevard (6.56 acres), to permit a 140 unit multi-family residential development consisting of one seven story building.

BILL NO. BL2015-1231 Cancelling existing Highlands of Brentwood PUD for property at Stone Brook Drive (unnumbered), approximately 1,700 feet south of Old Hickory Boulevard, (6.56 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1232 Amending the Hermitage Business Center Commercial Planned Unit Development Overlay District for a portion of property at 4001 Lebanon Pike, at the corner of Lebanon Pike and Old Hickory Boulevard, zoned SCR, to add 1.2 acres to the boundary of the PUD and to modify the layout.

BILL NO. BL2015-1233 Changing from RS5 to MUN-A zoning for properties at 1042 and 1044 Sharpe Avenue, approximately 185 feet west of Gallatin Avenue (0.34 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1234 Changing from R40 to MUL zoning for property at 7125 Charlotte Pike, approximately 975 feet southwest of River Road (3.0 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1235 Changing from OR20 to ORI zoning for property at 784 McGavock Pike, approximately 200 feet north of Marriott Drive (1.13 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1236 Cancelling a portion of the Century City Commercial Planned Unit Development District for properties at 726 and 788 McGavock Pike, approximately 50 feet north of Marriott Drive (1.31 acres), zoned ORI.

BILL NO. BL2015-1237 Cancelling a Historic Bed & Breakfast Overlay District to property at 3137 Long Boulevard, approximately 180 feet north of Mason Avenue (0.26 acres), zoned RM40 and within the 31st and Long Boulevard Urban Design Overlay District.

BILL NO. BL2015-1238 Changing from IR to MUL-A zoning for property at 5400 Centennial Boulevard, approximately 985 feet west of 51st Avenue North (9.89 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1239 Changing from CS to MUL zoning for properties at 501 & 511 Royal Parkway, at the intersection of Perimeter Place Drive and Royal Parkway (2.21 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1240 Changing from RS5 to MUL zoning for properties at 2009, 2011 & 2013 Dabbs Avenue, 301 22nd Street, 2012 Lakeshore Drive and Lakeshore Drive (unnumbered), at the northwest corner of the intersection of Dabbs Ave and 22nd St (1.03 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1241 Changing from MUI-A to SP zoning for properties at 1912, 1918 and 1922 Broadway, at the corner of Broadway and 20th Avenue South, (0.94 acres), to permit a mixed-use development.

BILL NO. BL2015-1242 Changing from IWD to MUL-A zoning for property at 0 2nd Ave South, at the intersection of Hart Street and 2nd Ave South (0.76 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1243 Changing from RM20 to MUI-A zoning for property at 400 Fatherland Street, at the southwest corner of the intersection of Fatherland Street and S. 5th Street (3.36 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1244 Changing from AR2a to R8 for property at 920 Reeves Road, on the north side of Reeves Road, approximately 350 feet west of Lori Drive (2.6 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1245 Changing from RS7.5 to SP zoning for property at Orleans Drive (unnumbered), at the corner of Orleans Drive and Acklen Avenue (1.08 acres), to permit up to six detached residential dwelling units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1246 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties at 108 and 110 Oceola Avenue, approximately 150 feet north of Demoss Road, (0.64 acres), to permit up to seven detached units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1247 Changing from AR2a to SP zoning for property at Pettus Road (unnumbered), at the current terminus of Lacebark Drive (56.84 acres), to permit up to 103 single family residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1248 Changing from RS5 to SP zoning for property at Davidson Street (unnumbered), approximately 300 feet east of S 14th Street, (9.65 acres), to permit up to 110 multi-family residential units accessed from Davidson Street and up to 39 detached residential units accessed from Village Court, for a total of up to 149 units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1249 Changing from SP to SP zoning for properties at 2801and 2803 Smith Springs Road, Starboard Court (unnumbered) and Starboard Drive (unnumbered), approximately 665 feet east of Clearlake Drive West (15.41 acres), to permit a 30,000 SF community center and associated accessory uses.

BILL NO. BL2015-1250 Changing from SP to SP zoning for property at 614 N 2nd Street, approximately 200 feet south of Grace Street (0.17 acres) to permit up to two residential dwelling units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1251 Changing from CN to CL zoning for property at 1201 Porter Road, at the northeast corner of Porter Road and Greenwood Avenue (0.23 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1252 Changing from IR, MUN and CS to SP zoning for properties at 1201, 1205 and 1207 6th Avenue North and 1200, 1204 and 1206 7th Avenue North and 604 Madison Street, at the northeast corner of 7th Avenue North and Madison Street ( 1.25 acres), to permit a mixed use development up to 3 stories in height, with up to 75 residential units.

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 4, 2015, at 6:30 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2015-1064 Amending 17.08.030 to allow detached accessory dwellings as a use permitted with conditions in the CL zoning district.

BILL NO. BL2015-1167 Changing from SP to RS5 zoning for various properties along Arrington Street, Berry Street, Cleveland Street, Douglas Avenue, Evanston Avenue, Joseph Street, Lischey Avenue, Meridian Street, Montgomery Avenue, North 2nd Street, North 5th Street, North 6th Street, North 7th Street, North 8th Street, Pennock Avenue, Richardson Avenue, Stainback Avenue, Stockell Street, Treutland Avenue, Vaughn Street and Vernon Winfrey Avenue, south of Douglas Avenue (approximately 238 acres).

SUBSTITUTE BILL NO. BL2015-1207 Changing from R15 to SP zoning for properties at 7037 Highway 70 S and Highway 70 S (unnumbered), east of Old Hickory Boulevard (3.17 acres), to permit a commercial/office development.

BILL NO. BL2015-1253 Modify the maximum height for transitional properties in the Lafayette subdistrict within Chapter 17.37.

BILL NO. BL2015-1254 Designating “mineral extraction” as a use permitted with conditions in the IG zoning district and adding conditions applicable to this use.

BILL NO. BL2015-1255 Permit the transfer of development rights from historic properties in Metropolitan Nashville as "sending" sites to designated "receiving" sites.

BILL NO. BL2015-1256 Changing from R6 to SP zoning for property at 2305, 2309, 2313, 2317 and 2321 Pennington Avenue, approximately 152 feet south of Litton Avenue (0.82 acres), to permit up to 17 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1257 Changing from CS, MUL-A, and RS5 to MUG-A for properties at 1404, 1410, and 1412 Dickerson Pike and Dickerson Pike (unnumbered) and Penning Avenue (unnumbered) and Public Street (unnumbered), approximately 230 feet north of Fern Avenue (14.03 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1258 Changing from AR2a to SP to permit general office and medical office use for property at 6220 Nolensville Pike, on the east side of Nolensville Pike, approximately 400 feet north of Shane Point Place (3.33 acres).

SUBSTITUTE BILL NO. BL2015-1259 Changing from R20 to SP zoning for properties at 6200, 6202, 6300 Highway 100 and Highway 100 (unnumbered), approximately 630 feet south of Harding Pike (3.44 acres), to permit an office, retail, and/or residential development.

BILL NO. BL2015-1260 Changing from CS to IWD zoning (7.07 acres) and from CS to AR2a zoning (27.06 acres) for property at 7435 Old Hickory Boulevard, west of I-24 (total of 34.13 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1261 Changing from R8 to SP zoning for a portion of property at 210 South 10th Street, at the southwest corner of South 10th Street and Russell Street (0.57 acres), to permit up to 8 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1262 Changing from MUG-A to MUI-A for property at 121 21st Avenue North at the northwest corner of 21st Avenue North and Hayes Street (0.62 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1263 Changing from IR to MUL-A for property at 4401 Kentucky Avenue, at the southwest corner of 44th Avenue North and Kentucky Avenue (0.65 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1264 Changing from CL and AR2a to CS for property at 1827 Murfreesboro Pike, approximately 115 feet west of Harding Place (1.47 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1265 Cancelling the existing Canter Chase PUD for part of the property at 1827 Murfreesboro Pike, approximately 115 feet west of Harding Place (0.94 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1266 Amending a portion of the Seven Springs Planned Unit Development Overlay for property 310 Seven Springs Way, south of Old Hickory Boulevard (12 acres) zoned OR40, to permit changes to the height limitations and the landscape buffer yard requirements.

BILL NO. BL2015-1267 Applying an Historic Landmark Overlay District to a portion of property at 3606 West End Avenue, at the northeast corner of Craighead Avenue and West End Avenue (0.46 acres), zoned RM40.

BILL NO. BL2015-1268 Changing from IR to SP zoning for property at 200 and 206 Madison Street and 1212 and 1214 3rd Avenue North, (0.83 acres), at the intersection of 2nd Avenue North and Madison Street, to permit a mixed-use development, including up to 101 multi-family dwelling units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1269 Making applicable the provisions of the contextual overlay to various properties along Anderson Road, Bluewater Drive, Bluewater Trace, Bluewater Way, Brantley Drive, Cedarcliff Road, Charlton Drive, Cherry Hills Drive, Cold Spring Drive, Lera Jones Drive, Moss Landing Drive, Moss Spring Drive, Mossdale Drive, Owendale Drive, Rogers Court and Safford View Drive, north of Anderson Road (97.8 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1270 Changing from RS5 to SP zoning for property at 1209 Montgomery Avenue, approximately 290 feet north of Richardson Avenue (0.18 acres), to permit up to two units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1271 by Making applicable the provisions of the Historic Preservation Overlay District to properties at 170, 200, 206, 208, 210, and 212 4th Avenue North at the corner of Church Street and 4th Avenue North (1.09 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1272 Making applicable the provisions of the DADU overlay for various properties along Arrington Street, Berry Street, Carter Street, Cleveland Street, Cline Avenue, Douglas Avenue, Eastmoreland Street, Edith Avenue, Emmett Avenue, Evanston Avenue, Foster Street, Gatewood Avenue, Grace Street, Granada Avenue, Hancock Street, Hart Avenue, Jones Avenue, Joseph Avenue, Laurent Street, Lischey Avenue, Lucile Street, Mansfield Street, Marie Street, Marina Street, Marshall Street, McFerrin Avenue, Meridian Street, Montgomery Avenue, Myrtle Street, North 2nd Street, North 3rd Street, North 5th Street, North 6th Street, North 7th Street, North 8th Street, North 9th Street, Neill Avenue, Pennock Avenue, Pullen Avenue, Richardson Avenue, Sharpe Avenue, Smiley Street, Stainback Avenue, Stockell Street, Treutland Avenue, Vaughn Street, Vernon Winfrey Avenue, West Greenwood Avenue, West McKennie Avenue, and Wilburn Street, south of East Trinity Lane and west of Gallatin Pike (approximately 627 acres).

BILL NO. BL2015-1297 Changing from R10 to SP zoning for property at 1000 Old Dry Creek Road, approximately 620 feet west of Gallatin Pike (4.06 acres), to permit a building contractor supply use.

BILL NO. BL2015-1298 Changing from SP to SP zoning for property at 1014 Joseph Avenue, approximately 90 feet south of Evanston Avenue (0.16 acres), to permit up to 2 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1299 Changing from SP to SP zoning for property at 1329 7th Avenue North, approximately 174 feet north of Rosa Parks Blvd (0.18 acres), within the Germantown Historic Preservation Zoning Overlay District, to permit four townhome units plus two live/work units for a total of six units where four detached units had previously been approved.

BILL NO. BL2015-1300 Changing from AR2a to SP zoning for properties at 6994 and 6998 Burkitt Road and Burkitt Road (unnumbered), approximately 1,200 feet east of Canonbury Drive (155.3 acres), to permit up to 277 single-family lots and 154 multi-family units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1301 Changing from RS20 and RS40 to SP zoning for properties at 4834 and 4856 Drakes Branch Road, approximately 1,400 feet north of Judd Drive (76.13 acres), to permit up to 108 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2015-1302 Changing from RS5 to SP zoning for property at 1436 Lischey Avenue, approximately 144 feet south of Gatewood Avenue (0.37 acres), to permit up to three residential units.