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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, NOVEMBER 19, 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.  Danny Amanns - Billboards
     2.  Russell Amanns - Billboards
     3.  Gail Wood - South County Sector Plan
     4.  George Hamilton
B.  Honorary Resolutions
II.     CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL (2:00 P.M.):

A.  Devotional

    
Commissioner Dave Wright

B.  Pledge to the Flag

    
Commissioner Mike Hammond
C.  Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting
D.  Amendments to the Agenda
E.  Drives and Roads
   Consideration of the closure of a portion of Woods Creek Road.  Closure is approximately 420 feet in length, beginning at the intersection of Darby Road and terminating at the dead end. Property owner is Todd Claiborne. (FIRST READING)
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
F.  Line Item Transfers
3447   Line Item Transfers.
(Finance)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1
 
G.  Notary Applications
H.  Resolutions
     
(Education Consent, Consent Calendar, Resolutions not on
        Consent)
*R-12-11-110   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee 1) creating an ad hoc committee consisting of Commissioner Richard Briggs, Commissioner Amy Broyles, Robert Thompson, and Ken Gross to study and evaluate the composition, structure, and terms of members of the Knox County Ethics Committee and report its findings and recommendations to the Knox County Commission at a future Commission meeting and 2) providing for the Knox County Internal Auditor's Evaluation of Knox County's Ethics Policy.
(Full Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve w/Amendment
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-111   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee appointing Commissioner Amy Broyles to the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee (CAC) Board.
(Commissioner Norman)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-112   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee, confirming the Knox County Mayor's appointments of David Butler and Bart Carey, a member of the Metropolitan Planning Commission, to the Knox County Historic Zoning Commission.
(County Mayor)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
R-12-11-114   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee creating a task force to study and evaluate the size of the Knox County Commission and report its findings and recommendations to the Knox County Commission at a future Commission meeting. (TO BE ADDED)
(Full Commission)
 
R-12-11-113   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee confirming the Knox County Mayor's appointments of Hemal Tailor, Bo Connor, Carmen Tegano, Anita Lane, Brad Anders, and Cortney Piper to the Visit Knoxville Board of Directors.
(County Mayor)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
9-0-1-1

 
*R-12-11-201   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the PACT Agreement with Trane U.S. Inc. for Phase III-B of the Energy Conservation and Infrastructure Improvement Program for Knox County Schools.
(Schools)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-301   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee authorizing the purchase of 285 tasers from Taser International, Inc. in the amount of $298,907.00.
(Sheriff)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1


 
*R-12-11-302   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Amendment Four to a three-year grant agreement with the State of Tennessee for the Knox County Sheriff's Office Community Alternatives to Prison Program (CAPP), which amendment increases the maximum liability of the State under the grant by $11,695.02 for the third year of the grant for the purpose of providing a 2.5% salary increase for CAPP employees.
(Sheriff)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1



 
*R-12-11-401   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Covenants for Permanent Maintenance of Stormwater Facilities and Best Management Practices with Flagship Knoxville Associates, LLC for property located at 1001 Corridor Park Blvd.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-402   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a contract with Volunteer Erosion Control, LLC for landscaping services.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-403   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the necessary right-of-way acquisitions (25 tracts) for the Parkside Drive Improvement Project.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-404   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a Budget Supplement Agreement Number 2 in the amount of $18,873.03 with Cannon and Cannon, Inc. for professional survey and engineering design services related to intersection improvements at Bob Gray Road and Bob Kirby Road.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-405   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving Budget Supplement Agreement Number 2 in the amount of $18,873.03 with Cannon and Cannon, Inc. for professional survey and engineering design services related to intersection improvements at Bob Gray Road and Mabry Hood Road.
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-406   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving an amendment to Knox County Contract Number 12-029 with Lasting Impressions Lawn Care for Mowing and Leaf Removal Services for several Knox County Properties, which amendment provides for the addition of said services and lot cleaning at Knox County's Convenience Centers.
(Solid Waste)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-501   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving an agreement with the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)Knoxville to provide $18,645.00 from closed projects and unprogrammed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program funds for security alarms, cameras, and lighting for the YWCA Transitional Housing.
(Community Development)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-601   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a Grant Contract in the amount of $30,000.00 (no local match required) with the Tennessee Department of Health for Rape Prevention Education Services.
(Health Department)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-602   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a grant contract in the amount of $20,000.00 (requires a local match of $4,861.00) with the Tennessee Department of Health for "Eat Well, Play More, Tennessee" State Plan Implementation Services.
(TO BE ADDED)

(Health Department)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
R-12-11-801   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a Defined Services Contract in the amount of $500,000.00 with the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee (CAC) for Senior Transportation Services.
(Finance)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
9-1-0-1

 
*R-12-11-802   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 OCTOBER)

(Purchasing)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-901   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving a Grant Contract in the amount of $67,100.00 (no local match required) with the Tennessee Department of Health for urine-based screening services for juveniles booked at the Richard L. Bean Juvenile Service Center.
(Juvenile Service Center)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-902   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee approving the 2012-2013 Juvenile Accountability Block Grant (JABG) in the amount of $31,486.00 (requires a local match of $3,149.00) from the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth for the continuation of the Knox County Juvenile Court's Substance Abuse Program.
(Juvenile Court)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
*R-12-11-903   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. (DEFERRED FROM OCTOBER)
(Commissioners Broyles and Brown)
Work Session Recommendation: Table pending both Mayors agreement to suspend the January 2013 rate increase for 6 months
10-0-0-1

 
R12-11-904   Consideration of a Resolution of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee extending the billboard moratorium for an additional thirty (30) days expiring December 29, 2012. (TO BE ADDED)
(Commissioner Hammond)

 
3467   Spread of Record the Knox County Mayor's Order appointing Todd Cook to the Hallsdale-Powell Utility District Board of Commissioners. (TO BE ADDED)
(Law Department)

 
I.  Ordinances on First Reading
O-12-11-101   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Chapter 38, Article II of the Knox County Code, entitled “Health Department” to establish a Community Health Council (Ord. No. O-96-3-102, adopted 4-22-96 and adding a Division 2 to Knox County Code, Chapter 38, Article II, previously reserved). (FIRST READING)
(County Mayor)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
O-12-11-102   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee to amend Knox County Code, Chapter 26, Article VI entitled "Stormwater Management" in order to comply with the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System Permit and to become a Tennessee Qualifying Local Program for Construction Site Stormwater Runoff Control (Ord. No. O-07-12-101, adopted 1-28-08). (FIRST READING)
(Engineering and Public Works)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
O-12-11-103   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Article II, Section 2.03 of the Knox County Charter entitled "Membership and Election; District, Seats, Reapportionment and redistricting" to provide for a fifteen (15) member Commission elected from fifteen (15) districts (Knox County Charter as adopted 11-8-88, as amended through Referendum of 8-2-12). (FIRST READING) (DEFERRED FROM AUGUST)
(Commissioner Wright)
Work Session Recommendation: No Recommendation
10-0-0-1

 
J.  Ordinances on Second 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). (SECOND READING)
(Commissioner Smith)
Work Session Recommendation: Approve
10-0-0-1

 
K.  Public Forum
L.  Other Business
III.     CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL (5:00 P.M.):
A.      Zoning Requests
3444   Request of Hunter Valley Farm for rezoning from A (Agricultural) to T (Transition); Property located northwest side Hunter Valley Lane, northeast of Tedford Lane. COMMISSION DISTRICT 4. MPC Recommendation: Recommend the Knox County Commission approve T (k) (Transition) zoning limited to use as an event facility subject to use on review development plan approval of the use by MPC.  
3443   Request of the Metropolitan Planning Commission to adopt the 2012 South County Sector Plan Update. Commission Districts 8 & 9. MPC Action: Adopt the 2012 South County Sector Plan update and recommend the Knox County Commission adopt by resolution the plan.  
3445   Request of the Metropolitan Planning Commission for Northwest City Sector Plan Amendment from LDR (Low Density Residential) to C (Commercial); Property located southwest side Primus Road, northwest of Murray Drive. COMMISSION DISTRICT 7. MPC Action: Adopt resolution #10-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.  
B.      Zoning Appeals
C.       Amendments to the Knox County Zoning Ordinance 
O-12-11-104   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Article 3 of the Knox County Zoning Ordinance (Appendix A of the Knox County Code) to prohibit billboards and other advertising structures in all zone districts (Ord. No. O-90-9-130, adopted 9-10-90, as amended). (FIRST READING) (DEFERRED FROM SEPTEMBER)
(Metropolitan Planning Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Defer to December 2012
Meeting w/Amendments
9-1-0-1
 
O-12-11-105   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee amending Article 2 and Article 3 of the Knox County Zoning Ordinance (Appendix A of the Knox County Code) regarding the regulation of electronic message centers in Knox County (Ord. No. O-90-9-130, adopted 9-10-90, as amended). (FIRST READING) (DEFERRED FROM SEPTEMBER)
(Metropolitan Planning Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Defer to December 2012
Meeting w/Amendments
9-1-0-1
 
O-12-11-106   Consideration of an Ordinance of the Commission of Knox County, Tennessee to amend Article 2 and Article 3 of the Knox County Zoning Ordinance (Appendix A of the Knox County Code) to prohibit the conversion of billboards to digital billboards and other advertising signs to electric advertising signs or electronic message center signs in all zone districts (Ord. No. O-90-9-130, adopted 9-10-90, as amended). (FIRST READING)
(Metropolitan Planning Commission)
Work Session Recommendation: Defer to December 2012
Meeting w/Amendments
9-1-0-1
 
D.      Other Business
E.      Adjournment

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