Planning Commission to discuss site plans for storage facility, apartments - Oak Ridge Today

The Oak Ridge Municipal Planning Commission will discuss a site plan for the planned storage facility at Main Street Oak Ridge and apartments on Emory Valley Road on Thursday. The storage facility would be built along Rutgers Avenue in the area between JCPenney and Walmart.

The apartments would be at 689 Emory Valley Road. Also on the agenda are a master plan and subarea plan amendment for The Preserve at Clinch River, Subarea G. The Planning Commission meeting will be a virtual work session conducted online using video and audio conferencing. The meeting is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 8. You can watch the meeting at It is being held virtually following state executive orders to help limit the spread of COVID-19. The Oak Ridge Municipal Building Court Room will not be open to the public during the meeting. If you want to comment, you can send your comments to the Oak Ridge Community Development Department by noon Thursday, and they will be provided to the Planning Commission for its consideration, the city said. You can submit public comments electronically to [email protected] or by mail to City of Oak Ridge –Planning Commission, PO Box 1, Oak Ridge, TN 37831. Contact the Community Development Department at (865) 425-3531 or visit for more information. More information will be added as it becomes available. You can contact John Huotari, owner and publisher of Oak Ridge Today, at (865) 951-9692 or [email protected] Most news stories on Oak Ridge Today are free, brought to you by Oak Ridge Today with help from our advertisers, sponsors, and subscribers. This is a free story. Thank you to our advertisers, sponsors, and subscribers. You can see what we cover here. Do you appreciate this story or our work in general? If so, please consider a monthly subscription to Oak Ridge Today. See our Subscribe page here. Thank you for reading Oak Ridge Today. We also accept donations. You can donate here. Copyright 2021 Oak Ridge Today. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.