Skip to Content

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 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, October 4, 2016 at 6:30 pm in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

BILL NO. BL2016-285 Changing from IR to SP zoning for property located at Amy Lynn Drive (unnumbered), approximately 1,100 feet west of Jennie Brown Lane (14.3 acres), to permit all uses under IR zoning except: automotive convenience, liquor sales, pawnshop, sex club, after hours establishment, and adult entertainment; and to permit concrete batch plant; manufacturing of concrete, tile, and brick; associated outdoor storage of river transported materials and goods.

BILL NO. BL2016-318 Changing from RS10 to R10 zoning for property at 2913 Simmons Avenue, at the northwest corner of Simmons Avenue and Tanksley Avenue (0.35 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-350 Amend Title 17 to delete “adult entertainment” as a use permitted through Overlay within MUI and MUI-A zoning districts.

BILL NO. BL2016-379 Amend Title 17 pertaining to financial institutions and alternative financial services.

BILL NO. BL2016-391 Changing from RS5 and CL to SP zoning for various properties along Grace Street, Hancock Street, Lischey Avenue, Meridian Street, Stockell Street, and Treutland Avenue, west of Lischey Avenue, (19.7 acres), to allow detached accessory dwelling units with all other standards of the RS5 district being applicable.

BILL NO. BL2016-392 Amend the Sharondale Drive Specific Plan District for various properties along Sharondale Drive, Sharondale Court, and Sharon Hill Circle between Woodlawn Drive and Hillsboro Pike (29.44 acres) to clarify the measurement of maximum height for new buildings.

BILL NO. BL2016-393 Changing from R10 to SP zoning for property at 609 Cheron Road, approximately 1,075 feet west of Briarville Road, (3.58 acres), to permit up to 120 residential units.

BILL NO. BL2016-394 Changing from RS40 to CL zoning for properties at 7330, 7340, 7350, 7360 and 7368 Whites Creek Pike, at the northeast corner of Whites Creek Pike and Interstate 24 (8.82 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-395 Changing from RS5 to SP zoning for property at 318 Wilburn Street, approximately 440 feet west of Lischey Street, (0.19 acres), to permit two detached homes.

BILL NO. BL2016-396 Changing from IR to ORI-A zoning for property at 3025 Charlotte Avenue, approximately 850 feet southwest of 28th Avenue North, (4.1 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-397 Changing from R6 to MUL-A zoning for property at 356 Glenrose Avenue, approximately 300 feet west of Sadler Avenue (0.23 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-398 rezone from RS5 to SP zoning for properties at 716 and 718 McFerrin Avenue, approximately 135 feet northwest of Maxwell Avenue (0.39 acres), to permit all uses under RS5 zoning and office uses, including home occupation uses.

BILL NO. BL2016-399 Changing from R6 to RM15-A zoning for property at 322 Wallace Road, approximately 230 feet southwest of Humber Drive, (1.92 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-400 Changing from IR to MUL-A zoning for properties at 1321, 1329 and 1401 2nd Avenue North, at the northwest and southwest corners of Taylor Street and 2nd Avenue North, in the Germantown Historic Preservation District and the Phillips-Jackson Street Redevelopment District (0.8 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-401 Changing from CL to MUL-A zoning for properties at 1024, 1026 and 1028 East Trinity Lane, approximately 30 feet southeast of Keeling Avenue, (1.45 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-402 Changing from RS5 to R6 zoning for properties at 503, 507, 513, 523 Weakley Avenue and Weakley Avenue (unnumbered), approximately 500 feet northeast of Baptist World Center Drive (0.93 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-403 Changing from RS5 to R6-A zoning for property at 147 Elmhurst Avenue, approximately 200 feet south of Fern Avenue (0.18 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-404 Changing from CL and RS10 to SP zoning for properties at 1636 Lebanon Pike and Lebanon Pike (unnumbered), approximately 290 feet north of the intersection of Lebanon Pike and Lebanon Pike Circle, (3.88 acres),to permit up to 36 multi-family residential units.

BILL NO. BL2016-405 Changing from IG to MUI-A zoning for property at 520 and 600 Cowan Street and 1437 Cowan Court, approximately 1,050 feet northwest of Spring Street, (45.31 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-406 Changing from RS5 to R6-A zoning for property at 1829 Haynes Street, at the southeast corner of Edgewood Avenue and Haynes Street (0.54 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-407 Changing from RS10 to R6-A zoning for properties at 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, and 2015 Overby Road, approximately 230 feet north of East Trinity Lane (1.08 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-408 Changing from AR2a to SP zoning for property at 2040 Hickory Hill Lane, approximately 105 feet northwest of Bonna Creek Drive (285.03 acres), to permit up to 500 single-family lots.

BILL NO. BL2016-409 Changing from R80 to AR2a zoning for property at 7897 Old Charlotte Pike, approximately 1,050 feet northeast of Fire Tower Road, (8.2 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-410 Changing from RS5 to RM20-A zoning for properties at 122 and 124 Elmhurst Avenue, at the southeast corner of Lucille Street and Elmhurst Avenue, (0.49 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-411 Changing from R20 to RS20 zoning for various properties on Woodlawn Drive, Lynnbrook Road, and Bowling Avenue, east of Wilson Boulevard, (22.86 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-412 Changing from RM20 to R10 zoning for properties at 2700, 2702, 2704, and 2706 Linmar Avenue, 2800 and 2802 Marlin Avenue, and Marlin Avenue (unnumbered), approximately 360 feet northeast of Sharondale Drive, (1.23 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-413 Changing from R10 to RS15 zoning for various properties on Woodlawn Drive, west of Wilson Boulevard, (12.44 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-414 Changing from R6 to RM40-A zoning for various properties along Elvira Avenue, Maynor Avenue, and Keeling Avenue, approximately 600 feet west of Anderson Place, (5.82 acres).

BILL NO. BL2016-415 Amend Chapters 17.04, 17.08, 17.16, and 17.40 pertaining to telecommunication facility uses and Section 6.26.350 to insert therein a reference to Chapter 17.16.

Shannon B. Hall
Metropolitan Clerk