Norris Planning Minutes
March 3, 2014
of the Norris Planning Commission meeting, held in the Council Room of the Norris Community Building, 20 Chestnut Drive.
Members Present: Chairman Spencer Boardman, Secretary Jeff Merritt,
Members Jack Black, Chris Mitchell, Joy Wilson and Matt Zorvan
Public Present: Diane Ilgner,
Jim Tomlinson, Loretta Black, May Boardman, Bill Gallaher, Regina Merritt, Loretta Painter, Joseph Fink, Jamie Gossett, Paul
Gossett, Jim Hayes, Pam Turner, City Manager Tim Hester, City Planner Dan Hawk
Call to Order: Chairman Boardman called meeting to order at 5:00 pm.
Hear the Public: Diane Ilgner and Bill Gallaher from the Anderson County Retail Board spoke, explaining the board's
goals and offered the City of Norris their help in any way possible. Mr. Gallaher announced that a possible position
on the Board may be available soon and invited any interested party (person) to apply.
Minutes February 3, 2014
Chairman Spencer Boardman asked for comments or discussion on the minutes. With no
comments Chairman Boardman asked for a motion to approve. Mr. Zorvan made motion, Mrs. Wilson seconded. All voted
unanimously to approve.
IV. New Business:
Review of The University of Tennessee - Highway 61 Gateway Project
City Planner Dan Hawk presented the project.
Mr. Hawk advised all in attendance that this was a University of Tennessee class project and that the City of Norris could
act on the project, take ideas from it or ignore it all together. Such topics as Greenways, Commercial Development,
Adventures, Tourism and Residential planning all were discussed.
The Norris Planning Commission thanked City
Planner Dan Hawk, City Manager Tim Hester and Commission member Jack Black for their advisory support to the University of
Tennessee students during this project.
Boardman reminded Commissioners of the May Land Use Tour at the University of Tennessee Arboretum.
With no further Business Chairman Boardman
asked for a motion to adjourn. Mr. Wilson made the motion. Mr. Zorvan seconded. All voted unanimously to adjourn.
Minutes submitted by Jeff Merritt, Secretary