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Bill BL2020-291

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 R8 to SP zoning for properties located at 6100 and 6110 Robertson Avenue and 609 and 611 Vernon Avenue, at the northwest corner of Robertson Avenue and Vernon Avenue, zoned R8 (4.13 acres), to permit a mixed use development, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2020SP-016-001).

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 R8 to SP zoning for properties located at 6100 and 6110 Robertson Avenue and 609 and 611 Vernon Avenue, at the northwest corner of Robertson Avenue and Vernon Avenue, zoned R8 (4.13 acres), to permit a mixed use development, being Property Parcel No. 135 as designated on Map 091-05 and Property Parcel Nos. 018-019, 021 on Map 091-09 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 091 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 maximum of 24 multi-family residential units, and a maximum of 39,000 square feet of office, restaurant, and retail uses. Short term rental property – owner occupied and short-term rental property– not-owner occupied shall be prohibited.

Section 4. Be it further enacted, that the following conditions shall be completed, bonded or satisfied as specifically required:
1. Non-residential uses are limited to the structures fronting the corner of Robertson Avenue and Vernon Avenue and the new structure proposed fronting Robertson Avenue.
2. The Preliminary SP plan is the site plan and associated documents. If applicable, remove all notes and references that indicate that the site plan is illustrative, conceptual, etc.
3. The final site plan shall label all internal driveways as “Private Driveways”. A note shall be added to the final site plan that the driveways shall be maintained by the Homeowner’s Association.
4. The requirements of the Metro Fire Marshal’s Office for emergency vehicle access and adequate water supply for fire protection must be met prior to the issuance of any building permits.
5. Comply with all conditions and requirements of Metro reviewing agencies.

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 MUL-A zoning 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.

Sponsor(s)

Mary Carolyn Roberts

Related Documents

Legislative History

IntroducedMay 5, 2020

Passed First ReadingMay 5, 2020

Referred toPlanning Commission
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

Public Hearing SetJune 9, 2020

Passed Second ReadingJune 9, 2020

Deferred to July 7, 2020June 16, 2020

Passed Third ReadingJuly 7, 2020

ApprovedJuly 8, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

EffectiveJuly 10, 2020

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

Last Modified: 07/10/2020 2:38 PM