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Substitute Bill BL2019-1637

An ordinance amending Section 17.40.720 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to distance provisions for public hearing notices issued by mail pursuant to Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws (Proposal No. 2019Z-007TX-001).

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

Section 1. Subsection 17.40.720.A of the Metropolitan Code of Laws is hereby amended by deleting the subsection in its entirety and substituting therefore the following:

A. No public hearing shall be conducted unless, at least twenty-one days prior to the public hearing, the owner(s) of the subject property and all other property owners within one thousand (1,000) feet of the subject property have been given notice of the time, date and place of the public hearing. Properties owned by the applicant shall not be included in the distance measurement for public notice. For a public hearing conducted by the board of zoning appeals, the appellant shall be notified by certified mail. In addition to notification of individual property owners, an incorporated condominium association registered with the metropolitan clerk as requesting notification shall also be notified. The provisions of this article shall not apply to the adoption or subsequent amendment of this title, or to amendments of the official zoning map involving floodplain or airport overlay districts.

Section 2. This ordinance shall take effect on August 10,2 019, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Legislative History

Passed Third ReadingJuly 16, 2019

ApprovedJuly 17, 2019

By-

Mayor Briley's signature

EffectiveJuly 19, 2019

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

Last Modified: 07/26/2019 10:08 AM