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East Nashville Community Plan

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About the Plan

The East Nashville Community Plan was most recently updated in August 2017, as part of a scheduled review of the NashvilleNext long-range plan.

All of the Planning Department's fourteen Community Plans are guided by the Community Character Manual, a document which provides detailed policy guidance based on the look and feel of neighborhoods, centers, corridors, and open spaces.

Related Plan Documents

Conversations about Dickerson Road's future

We're working on a planning study for Dickerson Road which builds on all of the planning work that has occurred in previous years and brings it all together to discuss a shared, updated vision and priorities to guide anticipated growth and change. For more information, please see our Dickerson Road Corridor Planning Study page.

Gallatin Pike Urban Design Overlay

Gallatin Pike Urban Design Overlay

The Gallatin Pike UDO supports the community’s vision of a more pedestrian- and transit-oriented corridor, as described in the East Nashville Community Plan.

Please contact Joren Dunnavant, 615-862-7173, for more information on the Gallatin Pike overlay.

Institutional Overlay

Nashville Auto-Diesel College Institutional Overlay

Nashville Auto-Diesel College became Lincoln College of Technology in 2012. Institutional Overlays provide development rules which work in cooperation with existing residential zoning.

Please contact Patrick Napier, 615-862-7153, for more information on the Nashville Auto Diesel College Institutional Overlay.