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Suite 603, City County Building
400 West Main Street
Knoxville, Tennessee 37902
Phone (865) 215-2534
Fax (865) 215-2038
SAMUEL MCKENZIE, 1ST DISTRICT
AMY BROYLES, 2ND DISTRICT
TONY NORMAN, 3RD DISTRICT, CHAIRMAN
JEFF OWNBY, 4TH DISTRICT
RICHARD BRIGGS, 5TH DISTRICT
BRAD ANDERS, 6TH DISTRICT
R. LARRY SMITH, 7TH DISTRICT, VICE-CHAIR
DAVE WRIGHT, 8TH DISTRICT
MIKE BROWN, 9TH DISTRICT
MIKE HAMMOND, 10TH DISTRICT
ED SHOUSE, 11TH DISTRICT
THE KNOX COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS SHALL MEET IN REGULAR SESSION ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2012 AT 1:45 P.M. IN THE MAIN ASSEMBLY ROOM OF THE CITY COUNTY BUILDING, 400 WEST MAIN STREET.
 
             
I.      CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL (1:45 P.M.):
A.  Public Forum

     1.  Jennifer Wallis - Voter I.D. Laws
B.  Honorary Resolutions
II.     CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL (2:00 P.M.):

A.  Devotional

    
Commissioner Brad Anders

B.  Pledge to the Flag

     Commissioner Jeff Ownby
C.  Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting
D.  Amendments to the Agenda
E.  Drives and Roads
   Consideration of the closure of a portion of the unused right of way for Yarnell Road.  Property located  at the portion of the old Yarnell Road relocated by TDOT as part of Lovell Road widening(350 feet south of existing intersection). Property owners: Ron Watkins, Partners V, LLC.
(SECOND READING)
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
F.  Line Item Transfers
G.  Notary Applications
H.  Resolutions
     (Education Consent, Consent Calendar, Resolutions not on Consent)
R-12-10-110   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the Committee on Committees' nominees to the Standing Committees of the Knox County Commission.
(Commissioner Norman)
Work Session Recommendation: No Action Taken         

 
R-12-10-111   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee ratifying the reappointments of Captain Tom Cox, Elaine Davis, and Mae Killebrew-Mosley to the Knox County Ethics Committee.
(Law Department)
Work Session Recommendation: No Recommendation
11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-112   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the Knox County Mayor's appointments of Kim Davis and Catherine Wilt to the Knox County Regional Solid Waste Board.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve 11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-113   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee appointing Kenneth Gross to the Knox County Ethics Committee. (DEFERRED FROM SEPTEMBER)
(Law Department)
Work Session Recommendation: No Recommendation
11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-114   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee designating the Knox County Commission's Representative on the Tennessee County Commissioners Association (TCCA) Board of Directors to be the Commissioner serving in the position of Chair of the Knox County Commission. (TO BE ADDED)
(Commissioner Norman)

 
*R-12-10-201   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a Quit Claim Deed for the transfer of approximately 604 square feet of property located at 8352 Kingston Pike, also known as Bearden High School property, CLT no. 120 I-B-002, from Knox County to the City of Knoxville for the City's Gallaher View Road Sidewalk Improvement Project.
(Schools)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-301   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a grant contract in the amount of $74,100.00 (no local match required) with the Tennessee Department of Transportation to provide overtime for alcohol countermeasure initiatives to be implemented by the Knox County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit and Patrol Division.
(Sheriff)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve 11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-302   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a contract in the amount of $298,907.00 between Taser International and the Knox County Sheriff's Office for the purchase of 285 tasers.
(Sheriff)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Withdraw       
 

 
*R-12-10-401   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Robert and Pamela Cain for property located at 2040 Castaic Lane.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-402   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Murphy Oil USA, Inc. for property located at 7555 Fork Station Way.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0
 
*R-12-10-403   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Bryan E. Testerman, Sr. for property located at 1196 Whisper Trace Lane.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-404   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Valley Proteins (DE), Inc. for property located at 9300 Johnson Road.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-405   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with David Trantanella for property located at 100 Chandlers Country Way.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-406   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Landview for property located at 0 Sailpointe Lane.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
*R-12-10-407   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the necessary right of way acquisitions for the intersection improvements at Ebenezer Road and East Westland Drive (3 tracts) as shown on the Vaughn and Melton right of way plans.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-408   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the necessary right-of-way acquisitions for the Bob Gray Road and Mabry Hood Road Intersection Improvements (9 tracts) and the Bob Gray Road and Bob Kirby Road Intersection Improvements (9 tracts) as shown on the Cannon and Cannon, Inc. right-of-way plans.
(DEFERRED FROM SEPTEMBER)
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: No Recommendation      
 11-0-0-0
 
*R-12-10-409   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a lease agreement in the amount of $650.00 per month with John K. Chesney for the Carter Convenience Center.
(Solid Waste)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0


 
*R-12-10-601   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a grant contract in the amount of $210,000.00 (no local match required) with the Tennessee Department of Health to provide health care safety net emergency dental services for uninsured adults ages 19-64.
(Health Department)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-801   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a defined services contract with Knoxville Convention and Visitors Bureau, Inc. d/b/a Visit Knoxville for destination marketing and event management services.
(Finance)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 10-1-0-0
 
R-12-10-802   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee determining the method of disposal of property located at 7215 Middlebrook Pike to be by public auction and providing for said property to be subdivided and rezoned according to its highest and best use prior to its sale by public auction. (DEFERRED FROM SEPTEMBER)
(Purchasing)
Work Session Recommendation: Defer to November     
       


 
*R-12-10-803   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee releasing and reallocating to the State of Tennessee the County's Qualified Energy Conservation Bond (QECB) formula allocation and authority in the amount of $2,501,003.00 allocated to Knox County pursuant to the provisions of the Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008, Division B of Public Law 110-343, as amended. (TO BE ADDED)
(Purchasing)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0


 
*R-12-10-901   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Amendment Four to a grant contract with the Tennessee Department of Human Services for Child Support Enforcement Services, which amendment replaces the contract's reporting form attachment.
(Juvenile Court)
Work Session
Recommendation:
Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
R-12-10-902   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee 1) directing the Knox County Finance Director to, subject to Knoxville City Council's action of same, put a hold on implementing the City-County Building Garage monthly parking rate increase effective January 1, 2013 to $60.00 for Knox County employees paying the full rate and $30.00 for those employees paying the 50% rate and 2) requesting the City-County-PBA Parking Committee to reconvene, subject to Knoxville City Council's action of same, as recommended in the City-County-PBA Parking Committee Report dated May 18, 2010, to review the parking rate and structure and other matters affecting parking policies and submit its findings and recommendations to the County Commission, City Council, Board of Education and PBA Board of Directors for their consideration and approval. (TO BE ADDED)
(Commissioners Broyles and Brown)
Work Session Recommendation: No Recommendation       
 11-0-0-0


 
R-12-10-903   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a grant contract in the amount of $425,000.00 (no local match required) with the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services for the operation of the Knox County Drug Court.
(TO BE ADDED)
(Drug Court)
 
*    Spread of Record the Knox County Mayor's order appointing Richard Montgomery to the Knox Chapman Utility District Board of Commissioners. (TO BE ADDED)
(County Mayor)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0


 
*   Spread of Record the Knox County Mayor's amended order correcting the term of office of Kenneth Maples on the First Utility District Board of Commissioners. (TO BE ADDED)
(County Mayor)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
   Spread of Record the Knox County Commission Chairman's appointments to the Cable TV Committee. (TO BE ADDED)
(Commissioner Norman)

 
   Spread of Record the Knox County Commission's appointment to the Ethics Committee. (TO BE ADDED)
(Full Commission)

 
*    Consideration of the Acceptance of New County Roads:
A.)  Ridgewalk Lane located in Carpenter Ridge Subdivision, District 6.
B.)  Redwing Lane located in Carpenter Ridge Subdivision, District 6.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
I.  Ordinances on First Reading
O-12-10-101   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee to amend the Knox County Code, Chapter 12, Article II entitled "Peddlers and Solicitors" to further regulate transient vendors and enable the Knox County Department of Codes Administration and Inspections to enforce said regulations (Ord No. O-97-5-101, adopted 7-28-97 and O-10-6-101, adopted 7-26-10). (FIRST READING)
(Commissioner Smith)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
J.  Ordinances on Second Reading
O-12-9-101   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee to (1) repeal and replace Chapter 10, Article I. in General, Article II. 2006 International Building Code (IBC), Article III. 2006 International Residential Code (IRC), Article IV. 2006 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), Article V. 2006 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC), Article VI. 2006 International Mechanical Code (IMC), Article VII. 2006 International Plumbing Code (IPC), Article X. 2006 International Code Council Performance Code (ICCPC), Article XI. 2006 International Existing Building Code (IEBC), Article XII. 2006 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), (Ord. No. O-07-3-101, adopted 4-16-07, Ord. No. O-09-9-101, adopted 10-26-09, Ord. No. O-06-11-101, adopted 12-18-06) Chapter 30, Article II. 2006 International Fire Prevention Code (IFC) (Ord. No. O-07-3-101, adopted 4-16-07 and Ord. No. O-09-9-101, adopted 10-26-09), Article III. 2006 Life Safety Code (LSC), (Ord. No. O-07-3-101, adopted 4-16-07 and Ord. No. O-09-9-101, adopted 10-26-09), Chapter 26, Article IV. Vacant, Deteriorated or Blighted Properties (Ord. No. O-94-11-101, adopted 12-19-94, Ord. No. O-08-3-101, adopted 4-28-08, and Ord. No. O-09-4-103, adopted 5-26-09), Chapter 38, Article III. Lot Cleanliness, (Ord. No. O-91-3-102, adopted 7-15-91 and Ord. No. O- 98-11-101, adopted 11-16-98) and Chapter 62, Article IX. Abandoned and Inoperable Vehicles (Ord. No. O-05-9-102, adopted 10-24-05) and (2) adopt the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC) with amendments at Chapter 10, Division 2, previously reserved, and add a new Article XIII to Chapter 10 for the International Green Construction Code (IGCC) with amendments. (SECOND READING)
(Code Administration)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
K.  Public Forum
L.  Other Business
III.     CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL (5:00 P.M.):
A.      Zoning Requests
9-A-12-SP    Request of JACK WALKER for a Northeast County Sector Plan Amendment from NC (Neighborhood Commercial) and AG/RR (Agricultural/Rural Residential) to RC (Rural Commercial). Property located northeast side Tillett Lane, northeast of Corryton Road. COMMISSION DISTRICT 8; MPC Action: Adopt Resolution #9-A-12-SP amending the Northeast County Sector Plan to RC (Rural Commercial) for a portion of the site and recommend the Knox County Commission also approve the sector plan amendment to make it operative.  
9-A-12-RZ   Request of JACK WALKER for rezoning from RB (General Residential) to CR (Rural Commercial). Property located northeast side Tillett Lane, northeast of Corryton Road. COMMISSION DISTRICT 8: MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commission approve CR (Rural Commercial) for a portion of the site.  
9-B-12-SP   Request of STORE SAVE STORAGE for Northwest City Sector Plan Amendment from LDR (Low Density Residential) to C (Commercial). Property located northwest side Murray Drive, southwest side Primus Road. COMMISSION DISTRICT 7: MPC Action: Adopt Resolution #9-B-12-SP amending the Northwest City Sector Plan to C (Commercial) and recommend the Knox County Commission approve the sector plan amendment to make it operative.  
9-B-12-RZ   Request of STORE SAVE STORAGE for Rezoning from A (Agricultural) to CA (General Business). Property located northwest side Murray Drive, southwest side Primus Road. COMMISSION DISTRICT 7: MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commmission approve CA (General Business).  
9-C-12-SP   Request of ROBERT A. MAPLES for Northeast County Sector Plan Amendment from LDR (Low Density Residential) to C (Commercial). Property located southeast side Three Points Road, southwest of Mascot Road. COMMISSION DISTRICT 8. MPC Action: Adopt Resolution #9-C-12-SP amending the Northeast County Sector Plan to O (Office) and recommend the Knox County Commission approve the sector plan amendment to make it operative.  
9-D-12-RZ   Request of BRIAN BLAKELY for Rezoning from A (Agricultural) to RA (Low Density Residential). Property located southeast side E. Emory Road, northeast of Emerald Ridge Lane. COMMISSION DISTRICT 7. MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commission approve RA (Low Density Residential).  
9-F-12-RZ   Request of C & T CLINTON EMORY PARTNERSHIP for Rezoning from A (Agricultural) & F (Floodway) to CA (General Business) & CA (General Business) / F (Floodway). Property located north side Clinton Highway, west side Powell Drive. COMMISSION DISTRICT 7: MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commission approve CA (General Business) and CA (General Business) / F (Floodway) zoning.  
9-C-12-RZ   Request of ROBERT A. MAPLES for Rezoning from RA (Low Density Residential) to CA (General Business). Property located southeast side Three Points Road, southwest of Mascot Road.
COMMISSION DISTRICT 8. MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commission approve OA (Office Park).
 
B.      Zoning Appeals
C.       Amendments to the Knox County Zoning Ordinance 
O-12-9-102   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Article 1, Article 2, Article 3, Article 4, Article 5, and Article 6 of the Knox County Zoning Ordinance (Appendix A of the Knox County Code) to edit, clarify, correct, and make other minor changes to the Zoning Ordinance (Ord. No. O-90-9-130, adopted 9-10-90, as amended).
(SECOND READING)
(Metropolitan Planning Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
O-12-9-103   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Article 5, Section 5.80 of the Knox County Zoning Ordinance (Appendix A of the Knox County Code) entitled "Historical Overlay Zone (HZ)" to conform to State law regarding the composition of and who is responsible for appointments to the Knox County Historic Zoning Commission (Ord. No. O-96-2-101, adopted 3-25-96). (SECOND READING)
(Metropolitan Planning Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve       
 11-0-0-0

 
D.      Other Business
E.      Adjournment

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