ORDINANCE BL2017-970

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties located at 2044, 2046, and 2046B Straightway Avenue, approximately 230 feet west of Porter Road, (0.14 acres), to permit a two-family residential unit, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-081-001).

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1.        That Title 17 of the Code of Laws of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, is hereby amended by changing the Official Zoning Map for Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County, which is made a part of Title 17 by reference, as follows:

By changing from R6 to SP zoning for properties located at 2044, 2046, and 2046B Straightway Avenue, approximately 230 feet west of Porter Road, (0.14 acres), to permit a two-family residential unit, being Property Parcel Nos. 001, 002, 900 as designated on Map 083-03-1 of the Official Property Identification Maps of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, all of which is described by lines, words and figures on the plan that was duly considered by the Metropolitan Planning Commission, and which is on file with the Metropolitan Planning Department and Metropolitan Clerk’s Department and made a part of this ordinance as though copied herein.   

Section 2.        Be it further enacted, that the Metropolitan Clerk is hereby authorized and directed, upon the enactment and approval of this ordinance, to cause the change to be made on Map 083 of said Official Zoning Map for Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County, as set out in Section 1 of this ordinance, and to make notation thereon of reference to the date of passage and approval of this amendatory ordinance.

Section 3. Be it further enacted, that the uses of this SP shall be limited to a two-family residential unit.

Section 4. Be it further enacted, that the following conditions shall be completed, bonded or satisfied as specifically required:

  1. On the corrected set, the sidewalk shall be extended to connect to the public sidewalk along Straightway Avenue.
  2. Height for the residential units is limited maximum to 3 stories in 35 feet, to the roofline.
  3. The following design standards shall be added to the plan:
  4. The final site plan shall depict the required public sidewalks, any required grass strip or frontage zone and the location of all existing and proposed vertical obstructions within the required sidewalk and grass strip or frontage zone.  Prior to the issuance of use and occupancy permits, existing vertical obstructions shall be relocated outside of the required sidewalk.  Vertical obstructions are only permitted within the required grass strip or frontage zone.
  5. Requesting this rezoning may affect the provision of affordable or workforce housing units in rental projects involving five or more rental units on site, as set forth in Ordinance Nos. BL 2016-133, and BL2016-342, which authorizes Metro grants to offset the provision of affordable or workforce housing units.

Section 5. Be it further enacted, a corrected copy of the preliminary SP plan incorporating the conditions of approval by Metro Council shall be provided to the Planning Department prior to or with final site plan application.

Section 6. Be it further enacted, minor modifications to the preliminary SP plan may be approved by the Planning Commission or its designee based upon final architectural, engineering or site design and actual site conditions. All modifications shall be consistent with the principles and further the objectives of the approved plan. Modifications shall not be permitted, except through an ordinance approved by Metro Council that increase the permitted density or floor area, add uses not otherwise permitted, eliminate specific conditions or requirements contained in the plan as adopted through this enacting ordinance, or add vehicular access points not currently present or approved.

Section 7. Be it further enacted, if a development standard, not including permitted uses, is absent from the SP plan and/or Council approval, the property shall be subject to the standards, regulations and requirements of the R6-Azoning district as of the date of the applicable request or application.  Uses are limited as described in the Council ordinance.

Section 8. Be it further enacted, that this ordinance take effect immediately after its passage and such change be published in a newspaper of general circulation, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.           

Sponsored by: Brett Withers 

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LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Introduced: November 7, 2017
Passed First Reading: November 7, 2017
Referred to: Planning Commission  – Approved with conditions and disapproved without all conditions (6-0) on 09/28/2017
Planning, Zoning, & Historical Committee
Public Hearing Scheduled For: December 5, 2017
Passed Second Reading:  
Passed Third Reading:  
Approved:  
By:  
Effective:  
Next Consideration: December 5, 2017

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