Norris Planning Minutes

May 5, 2014


Minutes 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 Ed Meyer, Jack Black, Matt Zorvan and Chris Mitchell

Public Present:  City Manager Tim Hester, Jim Tomlinson, Jerry & Ella Lynn Crosssno, May Boardman,  Loy Johnson, Jack Mitchell, and Loretta Painter

I.             Call to Order:  Chairman Boardman called meeting to order at 5:00 pm.

II.            Hear the Public:  No member of the public spoke.

III.                Minutes April 7, 2014:  Chairman Boardman asked for a motion to approve as written.  Mr. Meyer made motion to approve, Mr. Zorvan seconded.  All voted unanimously to approve.

IV.          Old Business:

            No item on agenda, Mr. Boardman reminded members about the Training on 5-19-14 at the University of Tennessee Arboretum in Oak Ridge, TN.

V.            New Business:

                1.                Property Sub-division Request:  21 W. Norris Road

            Mr. Hester reviewed the request with Members.  The property owner wishes to take the existing lot and divide into two.  Mr. Hester said, the request met all of the requirements.

                After a few questions from the Commission, Mr. Black made a motion to approve the request.  Mr. Zorvan seconded. All voted unanimously to approve.

                2.                Review R-1 Setback Requirements:  Postponed till June Meeting.

            3.                Adventure Tourism Presentation:  Postposed till June Meeting.

VI.                Adjourn

            Mr. Mitchell made motion to adjourn.  Mr. Black seconded.  All voted unanimously to adjourn.

Minutes submitted by Jeff Merritt, Secretary