May 11

Massive Edgehill apartment complex to be built around 8th Avenue Reservoir

Elmington Capital Group will build the first phase of the development next year, at the southwest corner of Edgehill Avenue and 8th Avenue South

    Massive Edgehill apartment complex to be built around 8th Avenue Reservoir
    A sprawling 23-acre, 1,200-unit apartment community was unanimously approved this week by Metro Planning Commission on an L-shaped parcel around the historic 8th Avenue Reservoir. Elmington Capital Group will build the first phase of the development next year, at the southwest corner of Edgehill Avenue and 8th Avenue South.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 27

Updates and Events/Meetings for April 27-May 5

Third reading: abandoning an easement at 700 Hamilton Ave.

CASE 2018-116: Ryan Snellen, appellant and owner of the property located at 924 Archer Street, requesting Item A appeal, challenging the zoning administrator's denial of a short term rental permit. Applicant operated prior to obtaining the legally required permit.

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We also have an exciting new park on the horizon: Azafrán Park, next to Casa Azafrán. Everyone is invited to the grand opening of Azafrán Park on Friday, May 18th at 10 a.m. at 2187 Nolensville Pike. Neighbors can RSVP here.

...the meeting at 1 p.m. at the Sonny West Conference Center, Howard Office Building, 700 2nd Ave S. You can also write to the BZA at bza@nashville.gov, but you must email...

CASE 2017-430: Brian Carter, appellant and Woody Welch, owner of the property located at 414 Woodycrest Avenue, requesting a setback variance from fence requirements in the IR District, to construct a masonry wall along the front of property line.

CASE 2018-047: Grover Collins, appellant and Victoria Fields, owner of the property located at 2225 10th Avenue S, Units 201, 202, 203 and 207, requesting an Item A appeal of the cancellation of four short term rental permits based on SP zoning district restrictions.

CASE 2018-104: Bob Bernstein, appellant and owner of the property located at 952 Clayton Avenue, requesting a variance from sidewalk requirements in the R10 District, to construct an addition and convert the detached garage into a second single family residence.

CASE 2018-124: Paul Chinetti, appellant and owner of the property located at 1255 1st Avenue South, requesting an Item A appeal, challenging the zoning administrator's denial of a short term rental permit.

CASE 2018-137: Richard Fewell, appellant and owner of the property located at 1419 Edgehill Road, requesting Item A appeal, challenging the zoning administrator's denial of a short term rental permit. Applicant operated prior to obtaining the legally required permit.

CASE 2018-139: McLean Construction, appellant and Affordable Housing Resources, Inc., owner of the property located at 41 N. Hill Street, requesting a variance from sidewalk requirements in the R6 District, to construct a single family residence. 

Seay-Hubbard UMC (1116 1st Ave S) Fish Fry starting at 9 a.m.

    Updates and Events/Meetings for April 27-May 5
    This Saturday is the Rock 'N' Roll Marathon, which means road closures in portions of District 17. You can see our portion of the race in the map below; portions of the following streets will be closed (times in parentheses): 17th Ave S between the roundabout and Magnolia Blvd (5:45-9:30 a.m.)
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Apr 19

Nashville Record Store Day 2018: free concerts, sales and more

(10 a.m. to 8 p.m., 1604 Eighth Ave. S.)

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(10 a.m. to 10 p.m., 1313 McGavock Pike and 535 Fourth Ave. S.)

(10 a.m. to 10 p.m., 1313 McGavock Pike and 535 Fourth Ave. S.)

(10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 623 Seventh Ave. S.)

(10 a.m. to 8 p.m., 1103 Calvin Ave.)

(10 a.m., 2038 Greenwood Ave.)

    Nashville Record Store Day 2018: free concerts, sales and more
    The annual Record Store Day takes place Saturday at independent record stores around the world - and as always, no town is celebrating quite like Music City. Grimey's, Third Man Records and Fond Object are among the Nashville shops throwing all-day bashes with free live performances, local food and drink, special sales and artist signings.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 19

Grimey's Is Relocating to East Nashville

...But this will be the last RSD that Grimey’s celebrates in the building at 1604 Eighth Ave. S., which was built at the turn of the 20th century and has been the record...

In 2013, Grimey’s expanded into the building next door, whose address is 1702 Eighth Ave. S. and is under different ownership. Dubbed Grimey’s Too, the second building houses all of...

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...vinyl expert and radio DJ Doyle “D-Funk” Davis — will move to the building at 1060 E. Trinity Lane that was formerly Point of Mercy Church, just off Gallatin Pike...

    Grimey's Is Relocating to East Nashville
    Photo: Eric England On April 21, Grimey's New and Preloved Music will join independent record stores across Nashville and around the country in celebrating Record Store Day, as it has for the 11 years since the holiday began. But this will be the last RSD that Grimey's celebrates in the building at 1604 Eighth Ave.
    https://www.nashvillescene.com

Apr 17

Ashley Monroe finds fresh start on new album 'Sparrow'

If you go: At 4 p.m. on Saturday, Monroe will perform at Grimey's (1604 8th Ave. S) and autograph copies of "Sparrow" as part of the shop's Record Store Day festivities. This concert is free and open to the public. 

    Ashley Monroe finds fresh start on new album 'Sparrow'
    If there's a baby boom in nine months, blame Ashley Monroe. The country singer-songwriter's fourth full-length studio album, "Sparrow," which features lustful lead single "Hands on You," comes out Friday. "People keep telling me, 'My husband and I are going to do it to your songs,' " she laughed.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 14

Old Crow Medicine Show gets in the 'Volunteer' spirit

At 1 p.m. Wednesday, Old Crow Medicine Show will perform at Grimey's New and Preloved Music, 1604 Eighth Ave. S. Fans can guarantee entrance by pre-ordering "Volunteer" at the record store.

    Old Crow Medicine Show gets in the 'Volunteer' spirit
    Helen Walker planned on taking her usual nap after lunch, but the Maybelle Carter Senior Living Community's rumor mill was buzzing on Wednesday: There was going to be live music that afternoon. Curious, she shuffled over to the facility's living room, planning to listen to a song or two before going back to her room.
    https://www.tennessean.com

Apr 13

Updates and Events/Meetings for April 13-21

First, our D17 Second Saturday meeting is at 8:30 a.m. at the SNAP Center (1224 Martin St). Breakfast is provided, so please join us!

Only one D17 bill on Tuesday's agenda: abandoning an easement at 700 Hamilton Ave.

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WeHome Day will be from 1-4 p.m. at Track One (1211 4th Ave S.). Wedgewood-Houston, Chestnut Hill and Napier neighbors will be getting together with local artists and Metro Planning to celebrate the neighborhoods, meet the podcast hosts and guests and enjoy time together.

The Edgehill Annual Spring Health Fair is going on today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gernert Studio Apartments, 1101 Edgehill Ave.

    Updates and Events/Meetings for April 13-21
    Only one D17 bill on Tuesday's agenda: abandoning an easement at 700 Hamilton Ave. The Edgehill Annual Spring Health Fair is going on today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gernert Studio Apartments, 1101 Edgehill Ave. Several events, including D17 Second Saturday at SNAP Center (see above).
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