Project reports and other documents related to Recode Knoxville will be posted here.

Throughout the update process, we’ll be updating this page. Be sure to check back frequently.

Zoning 101

Knoxville-Knox County Planning is working with the Urban LeagueSEEED and Centro Hispano to help gather input from traditionally underrepresented sectors of the city.

Part of that outreach is a Zoning 101 document, designed to explain how zoning affects residents and businesses. This document is available below in both English and Spanish.

Download the flyer below

English Español

Residential Districts Comparison Table

How do proposed residential districts compare to existing districts?

One of the three primary goals of Recode Knoxville is to protect things uniquely Knoxville. Our neighborhoods are key to the strength of our community, and we want to protect these areas in order to maintain that vitality.

District Comparison Table (10/15/2018)

Commercial, Office & Industrial Districts Comparison Table

How do the proposed commercial, office & industrial districts compare to the same districts in the existing code?

One of Recode’s goals is to invest in aging industrial sites and commercial areas. The proposed changes provide better, more flexible standards that help them thrive.

Commercial, Office & Industrial District Comparison Table (12/2018)

 

Current Draft

Ordinance Draft 4

The comment period for this draft is January 4, 2019.
Download the Full Document (7.5MB)

Posted 12/17/2018

Chapters

Previous Drafts

Reports

Centro Hispano Survey Report (August 2018)

Knoville Area Urban Leauge (Fall 2018)

Technical Review Report (revised 8/28/2017)
This report highlights key issues and revisions that are substantive changes to current regulations, and offers conceptual approaches to resolving specific issues.