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Bill BL2020-277

An ordinance amending Section 17.40.660 of the Metropolitan Code to allow nonconforming structures destroyed during the March 3, 2020 tornado to rebuild, regardless of the percentage of floor area destroyed (Proposal No. 2020Z-008TX-001).

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

Section 1. That Section 17.40.660 of the Metropolitan Code, the Zoning Ordinance for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, is hereby amended by adding the following provision at the end of subsection D.:

“Notwithstanding the foregoing, any nonconforming structure damaged or destroyed by the March 3, 2020, tornado may be reconstructed in accordance with the district bulk regulations in effect at the time of original construction regardless of the percentage of floor area damaged or destroyed.”

Section 2. This Ordinance shall take effect from and 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.

Sponsor(s)

Jeff Syracuse

Legislative History

IntroducedApril 21, 2020

Passed First ReadingApril 21, 2020

Referred toPlanning Commission
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

Public Hearing SetJune 9, 2020

Substitute adoptedJune 9, 2020

Requests for ADA accommodation should be directed to the Metropolitan Clerk at 615-862-6770.

Last Modified: 06/12/2020 5:10 PM