PC 2007 October
COOPERTOWN PLANNING COMMISSION
October 16, 2007
- Call to Order
Chairman Rettaliata called the meeting to order at 7:05 p.m. on October 16, 2007 in the Town Hall located at 2525 Burgess Gower Road.
- Roll Call
The following Planning Commission members were present:
Brian Rettaliata, Chairman
Danny Crosby, Mayor
Robert Dale Anderson, Alderman
Richard Crutcher, Member
Jamie Moore, Member (Joined late)
Bo Logan, Representative, Tennessee Department of Economic and
Greg Edrington, Highers, Koonce, Koonce & Associates, City Engineer
III. New Business
A. Approval of Minutes from the prior meeting:
Chairman Rettaliata asked for comments and/or corrections to the
Minutes from the Planning Commission Meeting held on September 18,
2007. No comments or corrections were offered. A motion to waive reading
of the minutes and approve as presented was made by Mr. Crutcher and
seconded by Alderman Anderson. By voice vote the minutes were
- Clarification of Section 3.020, Coopertown Zoning Ordinance
Chairman Rettaliata lead a discussion seeking to clarify how the members felt the subject section of the Zoning Ordinance should be interpreted. The members agreed that on property meeting the other requirements set forth in the section that up to two (2) additional residences could be constructed for members of the immediate family of the property owners or individuals employed full time on the property. They further agreed that the language did not require immediate family members to be employed full time on the property.
- Rezoning request Gary Pinson 2.69 acres at 4517 Mt. Zion
Road Springfield, TN from AG to RA for purposes of creating
a residential building lot.
Based upon the clarification of Section 3.020 of the Coopertown
Zoning Ordinance discussed in item B, above, Chairmen
Rettaliata had a brief conversation with a representative of Mr.
Pinson and his rezoning request was withdrawn.
- Rezoning request Wayne Neely 5.88 acres at 2688 Joe
Dowlen Road Pleasant View, TN from AG to IB for purposes
of constructing a concrete plant.
After Mr. Neely presented his request for a change of zoning on the
subject property the Chairman opened to meeting for public comment on
the subject request. Several citizens spoke against the request citing
concerns about potential noise and air pollution based upon current
experience with a similar operation in the immediate area. After further
discussion the members voted to denied the rezoning request as follows:
- Oak Pointe Subdivision”Approval of Preliminary Master Plan”Phases V thru X, Approval of Preliminary Plat--Phase V.
Dwight Pennington and Philip Klober representing Pennington
Construction addressed the members requesting approval of the
Preliminary Master Plan for Phases V thru X and the Preliminary Plat for
Phase V of Oak Pointe Subdivision. After a review and discussion of the
documents on a motion by Mayor Crosby and seconded by Alderman
Anderson the members voted unanimously to approved both requests.
IV. Old Business
On a motion by Mr. Moore and seconded by Alderman Anderson
the meeting was adjourned at 8:20 p.m.
Minutes submitted by: ___________________________
Brian M. Rettaliata, Chairman
Minutes approved by: ____________________________
Brian M. Rettaliata, Chairman
Terri A. Brown, Town Recorder