Knoxville’s zoning ordinance hasn’t undergone a thorough review in half a century.
Recode Knoxville is our chance to adopt modern standards that will support continued development and redevelopment of the City in a manner that uses resources efficiently and builds a strong, sustainable, walkable community.Keep reading about the project
To keep up with questions and requested changes at City Council’s May 14 meeting, staff has documented all discussed items and compiled a list of revisions to be made. See the latest documents here.
Knoxville City Council considered Recode through Article nine at their May 14 meeting. The Articles posted on the Project Documents & Reports page show those changes in green. Council will continue working through the remainder of Draft 5 on their next special meeting on May 30. The meeting will be held at 3:00 pm in the Main Assembly Room of the City County Building.
Knoxville City Council will hold a special-called meeting on Tuesday, May 14, at 3 pm in the Main Assembly Room of the City County Building to consider Recode. The following document outlines the proposed order for consideration at that meeting.