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Joelton Community Plan

This Community Plan was previously updated using older policy categories that are no longer in use. In April 2014, the Metro Planning Commission approved a translation of each of the older policies to their corresponding new policy in the Community Character Manual (CCM).

Related policy information on interactive maps

After accepting the disclaimer, expand the “Layers” box to check the “Land Use Policy,” “Adopted Special Policy Areas,” and “Conservation” layers so that you can see any sensitive environmental features.

This Community Plan document is currently being edited. Through summer and fall 2014, Planning staff will be working with communities as part of NashvilleNext to decide future areas of growth and preservation and update policies within each Community Plan as needed.

Special Policy and Detailed Policy areas within the Joelton Community Plan

NashvilleNext background information and meeting schedule

About the Plan

Subarea 1 map

The Metropolitan Planning Commission adopted the Joelton Community Plan in 2003, and amended it in 2004, 2005, and 2011 to include all amendments and additions to date:

  • Land Use Policy Plan
  • Transportation Plan
  • Printable Copies Of The Structure Plan & Transportation Plan In The Same Document
  • Amendment #1 - adopted May 13, 2004 to include policy definitions
  • Amendment #2 - adopted Dec. 8, 2005 to address former Morny School site
  • Amendment #3 - adopted March 24, 2011 to provide guidance for neighborhood scaled commercial with rural character at the intersection of Clarksville Highway, Old Clarksville Highway, and Harper Road.
The Joelton Community Plan has no Detailed Neighborhood Design Plans and no Urban Design Overlays.

For more information on the Joelton Community Plan contact:

Greg Claxton
Metropolitan Planning Department
800 2nd Avenue South, PO Box 196300
Nashville, TN 37219-6300
(615) 862-7162