Table Xiv: Land Development Code  


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  • Ord. No.DateDescription
    Lou. Res. 101-20026-4-2002The Smoketown-Shelby Park Neighborhood Plan Update as attached to Louisville Resolution 101-2002 by reference, modified as indicated therein, is hereby accepted and approved and hereafter shall constitute official planning evidence in land use decisions within the boundaries of the Smoketown and Shelby Park neighborhoods.
    Metro 56-20034-10-2003Amending Section 2.6.1 (EZ-1 Enterprise Zone), Section 4.1.3.B (Lighting), Chapter 4, Part 3 (Permitted Uses with Special Standards), Chapter 5, Part 3 (Traditional Neighborhood Form District), Chapter 5, Part 4 (Neighborhood Form District), and Chapter 10, Part 1 (Tree Canopy) of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 9-26-03).
    Metro 100-20035-30-2003Amending Chapter 1, Part 2 (Definitions), Section 2.6.1 (EZ-1 Enterprise Zone), and Section 4.4.1 (Adult Entertainment Activities) of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 9-27-03).
    Metro 20-20043-2-2004Amending Chapter 4, Part 5, Alternative Development Incentives, Chapter 1, Part 2, Definitions, and Chapter 5, Part 3, Traditional Neighborhood Form District, and Chapter 5, Part 4, Neighborhood Form District, of the Land Development Code (as amended) (Docket No. 9-58-03).
    Metro 47-20044-7-2004Amending certain sections of the Land Development Code (as amended) (Docket No. 9-66-03).
    Metro 62-20044-27-2004Amending Section 2.2.8 (U-N Urban Neighborhood District), Section 2.4.4 (C-2 Commercial District), Section 2.5.3 (M-3 Industrial District) and Section 4.4.1 (Adult Entertainment Activities) of the Land Development Code (as amended) (Docket No. 9-7-04).
    Metro 197-200412-28-2004Designating certain roads in District 19 as scenic corridor pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-04).
    Metro 200-200412-28-2004Designating certain roads in Districts 22 and 23 as scenic corridors pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-04) (as amended).
    Metro 18-20042-14-2005Designating certain roads in District 20 as scenic corridors pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-04) (as amended).
    Metro 4-20052-14-2005Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Belknap Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-01-04).
    Metro 42-20053-28-2005Amending Ordinance No. 18, Series 2005 designating certain road in District 20 as scenic corridors pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-04) (as amended).
    Metro 51-20054-29-2005Amending Ordinance No. 200, Series 2004 designating certain roads in District 22 and 23 as scenic corridors pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-04).
    Metro 163-200510-18-2005Designating Lime Kiln Lane between River Road and U.S. 42 as a scenic corridor pursuant to Chapter 10, Part 3 of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 13-1-05).
    Metro 221-200512-27-2005Amending certain sections of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 9-58-05) (as amended).
    Metro 7-20061-27-2006Amending the Land Development Code relating to the Urban Neighborhood (U-N) District and the Planned Development (PD) District (Docket No. 9-52-05) (as amended).
    Metro 42-20063-13-2006Amending certain sections of the Land Development Code (Docket No. 9-1-06) (as amended).
    Metro 45-20063-28-2006Adopting the Wolf Pen Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-04-05).
    Metro 46-20063-28-2006Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Highlands-Douglass Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-03-05).
    Metro 47-20063-28-2006Adopting the Highlands-Douglass Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-03-05).
    Metro 57-20063-28-2006Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Wolf Pen Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-04-05).
    Metro 93-20066-12-2006Adopting the Mockingbird Valley Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-01-06).
    Metro 94-20066-12-2006Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Mockingbird Valley Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-01-06).
    Metro 206-200611-28-2006Adopting the Original Highlands Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-03-06).
    Metro 207-200611-28-2006Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Original Highlands Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 16-02-06).
    Metro 208-200611-28-2006Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Fairdale Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 16-03-06).
    Metro 217-200611-28-2006Adopting the Fairdale Neighborhood Plan (Docket No. 15-04-06) (as amended).
    Metro 41-20073-26-2007Amending Chapter 6 of the Land Development Code to reflect requirements imposed by the System Development Charge Ordinance (Docket No. 9-65-06) (as amended).
    Metro 148-20077-30-2007Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the Taylorsville Road Area Land Use and Transportation Study (Docket No. 8944) (as amended).
    Metro 196-200710-1-2007Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Hurstbourne Transportation Study and Small Area Plan (Case Nos. 9196 and 9197) (as amended).
    Metro 219-200710-26-2007Adopting the SoBro Neighborhood Plan (Case Nos. 9303 and 9514).
    Metro 220-200710-26-2007Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the SoBro Neighborhood Plan (Case Nos. 9303 and 9514).
    Metro 232-200710-26-2007Amending Chapter 2, Part 8 of the Land Development Code pertaining to the Planned Development District (Case No. 8945) (as amended).
    Metro 256-200711-26-2007Changing the form district classification as recommended by the Fairdale Neighborhood Plan (Case No. 9014).
    Metro 3-20082-18-2008Adopting the Portland Neighborhood Plan and adopting the executive summary of the Plan as an amendment to Cornerstone 2020, the Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 9911 and 9912).
    Metro 15-20082-18-2008Adopting the Complete Streets Policy and adopting the Policy as an amendment to Cornerstone 2020, the Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 9704 and 9705).
    Metro 24-20083-3-2008Adopting the Butchertown Neighborhood Plan and adopting the executive summary of the Plan as an amendment to Cornerstone 2020, the Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 10114 and 10118).
    Metro 25-20083-3-2008Adopting the Phoenix Hill Neighborhood Plan and adopting the executive summary of the Plan as an amendment to Cornerstone 2020, the Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 10115 and 10119).
    Metro 26-20083-3-2008Adopting the Tyler Rural Settlement Neighborhood Plan and adopting the executive summary of the Plan as an amendment to Cornerstone 2020, the Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 10111 and 10116).
    Metro 41-20083-13-2008Amending Chapters 2 and 5 of the Land Development Code as recommended by the Louisville Metro Planning Commission to add regulations and associated reference language to facilitate the incorporation of conservation subdivision regulations into Louisville Metro’s Subdivisions Regulations, Chapter 7 of the Land Development Code (Case Nos. 9815 and 9816).
    Metro 57-20083-27-2008Amending Chapter 4, Part 2 of the Land Development Code to create a Conditional Use Permit for outdoor alcohol sales and consumption for restaurants located within the C-1 Commercial Zoning District (Case No. 10414).
    Metro 63-20084-21-2008Amending Chapter 4, Part 3 of the Land Development Code to permit drive-in restaurants as a permitted use with special standards within the C-1 Commercial Zoning District (Case No. 10415).
    Metro 123-20087-28-2008Amending Section 2.5.3 of the Land Development Code pertaining to the M-3 Industrial Zoning District (Case No. 11208).
    Metro 124-20087-28-2008Amending Chapter 4 of the Land Development Code to add Part 9, pertaining to the Karst Development Regulations (Case No. 9906).
    Metro 127-20088-1-2008Amending Chapter 4, Part 3 of the Land Development Code to allow day care centers as a permitted use with special standards within the M-1 Industrial Zoning District (Case No. 10416) (as amended).
    Metro 219-200812-15-2008Amending the Form District Map to change certain portions of the Neighborhood Form District to the Downtown Form District, Regional Center Form District, Suburban Marketplace Corridor Form District, Suburban Workplace Form District, Town Center Form District, Traditional Marketplace Corridor Form District and Traditional Workplace Form District, to change certain portions of the Suburban Marketplace Corridor Form District to the Regional Center Form District, and to change certain portions of the Traditional Neighborhood Form District to the Traditional Marketplace Corridor Form District (Case No. 11398).
    Metro 18-20092-16-2009Amending Chapter 2, Part 4 of the Land Development Code pertaining to use listings in the CN, Neighborhood Commercial, and CR, Commercial Residential Zoning Districts, Chapters 4, Part 2 of the Land Development Code pertaining to conditional use permits and Chapter 4, Part 4 of the Land Development Code pertaining to cellular antenna towers (Case No. 11941).
    Metro 23-20093-2-2009Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Retail Market Study (Case No. 11942).
    Metro 48-20094-28-2009Amending Chapter 9, Part 1 of the Land Development Code pertaining to parking and loading regulations (Case No. 12271).
    Metro 123-20098-17-2009Amending Chapter 1, Part 1 of the Land Development Code pertaining to expiration of approved development plans (Case No. 12895).
    Metro 4-20101-29-2010Amending Chapter 1, Section 2 of the Land Development Code pertaining to the definitions of “Dwelling Unit”, “Family”, “Boarding and Lodging Home”, and “Bed and Breakfast” (Case No. 13391).
    Metro 38-20102-26-2010Adopting the Floyds Fork Greenway Master Plan (Case No. 13625).
    Metro 39-20102-26-2010Amending the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the executive summary of the Floyds Fork Greenway Master Plan (Case No. 13690).
    Metro 40-20102-26-2010Amending Section 2.7.4 of the Land Development Code pertaining to the Traditional Neighborhood Zoning District, and updating the Old Louisville TNZD Plan Report (Case No. 13390).
    Metro 41-20102-26-2010Amending Chapter 10 of the Land Development Code pertaining to tree canopy, tree protection and enforcement (Case No. 12266).
    Metro 149-20108-16-2010Amending Chapters 5 and 6 of the Land Development Code pertaining to greenways and shared use paths (Case No. 14114).
    Metro 150-20108-16-2010Amending Chapters 1, 2, 4 and 8 of the Land Development Code pertaining to signs (Case No. 8503) (as amended).
    Metro 153-20108-30-2010Adopting the Westport Road Corridor Small Area Plan (Case No. 14153).
    Metro 154-20108-30-2010Incorporating the executive summary of the Westport Road Corridor Small Area Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 14153).
    Metro 155-20108-30-2010Adopting the Glenview Area Neighborhood Plan (Case No. 14152).
    Metro 156-20108-30-2010Incorporating the executive summary of the Glenview Area Neighborhood Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 14152).
    Metro 183-20109-23-2010Amending Chapter 5 of the Land Development Code pertaining to the provision of outdoor amenities through a voluntary fee-in-lieu used to fund a public art program (Case No. 14115) (as amended).
    Metro 221-201011-8-2010Amending Chapters 1, 2 and 4 of the Land Development Code pertaining to homeless shelters and other transitional housing (Case No. 14879) (as amended).
    Metro 19-20112-7-2011Amending Section 4.2 of the Land Development Code creating a new conditional use permit for video signs and resolving to request that the Planning Commission hold a public hearing to consider an amendment to Chapter 8 of the Land Development Code pertaining to changing image and video signs (Case No. 14116) (as amended).
    Metro 24-20112-14-2011Incorporating the executive summary of the Clifton Neighborhood Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 15097).
    Metro 25-20112-14-2011Incorporating the executive summary of the Clifton Heights Neighborhood Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 15098).
    Metro 26-20112-14-2011Incorporating the executive summary of the Crescent Hill Neighborhood Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 15099).
    Metro 27-20112-14-2011Incorporating the executive summary of the Irish Hill Neighborhood Plan into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case No. 15100).
    Metro 57-20113-9-2011Amending Chapter 4 of the Land Development Code pertaining to conditional use permits and permitted uses with special standards (Case No. 15336) (as amended).
    Metro 67-20113-14-2011Amending the Traditional Neighborhood Zoning District Plan Report for Old Louisville/Limerick to adopt "Neighborhood Pub" as a permitted use in the Neighborhood Edge Transition Component (Case No. 15095).
    Metro 92-20114-29-2011Amending Chapter 4, Part 2 of the Land Development Code to expand the list of uses allowed in underground space pursuant to the requirements for that conditional use (Case No. 15631).
    Metro 93-20115-2-2011Amending Chapter 5, Parts 2 and 3 of the Land Development Code pertaining to maximum building footprints in the Neighborhood Form District and the Village Center Form District (Case No. 15619).
    Metro 94-20115-2-2011Amending Chapter 8 of the Land Development Code pertaining to signs in the Downtown Form District (Case No. 15124).
    Metro 95-20115-2-2011Amending Chapter 1, Part 2 and Chapter 4, Parts 2 and 3 of the Land Development Code to allow alternative energy systems (Case No. 15630).
    Metro 100-20115-2-2011Amending Chapter 2, Part 8 of the Land Development Code to eliminate the minimum acreage required in the Planned Development Zoning District (Case No. 15606).
    Metro 147-20117-29-2011Amending Chapter 5, Section 9.2 of the Land Development Code pertaining to connectivity (Case No. 15912).
    Metro 148-20117-29-2011Amending Chapter 4, Part 2 of the Land Development Code pertaining to athletic fields as conditional uses (Case No. 15907).
    Metro 149-20117-29-2011Amending Chapter 5, Part 5 and Chapter 9, Part 1 of the Land Development Code to create incentives for the use of green construction techniques (Case No. 15909).
    Metro 121-20127-16-2012Amending Appendix 2B of Chapter 2 of the Land Development Code, the "Traditional Neighborhood Zoning District Plan Report for Old Louisville/limerick," to permit both indoor and outdoor live entertainment activity within the commercial areas of the Old Louisville/Limerick Neighborhoods, more specifically to permit both indoor and outdoor live entertainment within the Neighborhood Center and Edge Transition Area of the TNZD; to permit indoor live entertainment in the Neighborhood Center Transition and Corner Commercial where specifically mapped; and to permit outdoor entertainment in the Neighborhood Center Transition with a conditional use permit; also, amending Appendix 2B of Chapter 2 of the Land Development Code to Change "Neighborhood Pub," a Use designation within the TNZD, to "Tavern" (Case No. 16884).
    Metro 126-20127-31-2012Adopting the Wolf Pen Branch Neighborhood Plan Update and incorporating its executive summary into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 17330 & 17331).
    Metro 143-20128-14-2012Adopting the Southeast Metro Regional Center Study and incorporating its executive summary as an amendment to the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 17328 & 17329).
    Metro 22-20133-4-2013Amending Chapters 1 and 8 of the Land Development Code allowing for increased flexibility in signage design within the New South Fourth Street Retail District portion of the Downtown Form District (Case No. 18501).
    Metro 25-20133-5-2013Adopting the Dixie Highway Corridor Master Plan and incorporating its executive summary into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 18634 & 18635).
    Metro 36-20133-19-2013Amending Sections 1.1.2, 1.1.8, 1.1.9.A, 1.2.2, 2.8.5.A.4, Chapter 2 Table of Contents, 2.6.1, Appendix 2B (Table 2.3.1), Appendix 3A, and Appendix 3B of the Land Development Code as part of a continuing effort to update the zoning regulations for Louisville Metro (Case No. 17064) (as amended).
    Metro 47-20134-12-2013Approving text amendments to Section 4.3 of the Land Development Code adding a new Section 4.3.17 for Community Gardens and adding a new Section 4.3.18 for Market Gardens and being in Metro Louisville (Case No. 18335) (as amended).
    Metro 48-20134-12-2013Amending the following provisions including text and table regulations of the Land Development Code as part of a continuing effort to update the zoning regulations for Louisville Metro:  4.1.3.B.6.c, 4.2.42.h, 4.2.50, 4.3.6, Chapter 5 Threshold Tables, 5.1.7.A, 5.2.3.D.3.a.iii, 5.2.1.C.3, 5.2.2.C.1.c, 5.2.2.C.1.d, Table 5.2.2, 5.2.3.D.3, 5.2.4.C.3, 5.2.5.C, Table 5.3.1, 5.3.2.C.2, 5.3.3.C.2, 5.3.5.C.3, 5.2.6.D.2.c, 5.4.1.B.1.a, 5.4.2.B.1.a, 6.1.3, 5.4.2.B.1.a, 5.4.2.B.1.b, and 10.2.16  (Case No. 17064).
    Metro 67-20135-14-2013Amending the following provisions including text and table regulations of the Land Development Code as part of a continuing effort to update the zoning regulations for Louisville Metro:  5.3.4.D.5, 5.3.5.C.4, 5.5.2.C.1, 5.5.2.C.2, 5.5.4.A.2, 10.2.16, 5.6.2.G.1, 5.8.1.B, Appendix 6A - 1.3.C.2.b, Table 8.3.2 (TNFD), 9.1.14.A, and 9.1.13.B.1 (Case No. 17064).
    Metro 130-20137-30-2013Amending the following provisions of the Land Development Code as part of a continuing effort to update the zoning regulations for Louisville Metro:  1.2.2, 4.4.9, 5.5.1.A.4.a, 5.5.2.B.2, 5.5.5, 10.2.6, 9.1.2, 9.1.17.A.5, 9.1.17.B, 9.1.17.B.2.b, 9.1.18.B.2, Appendix 9A, 11.1.2.B.2.d, 11.4.3, 11.4.7.E.1, 11.6.5, 11.8.8 and Appendix 11A (Case No. 17064).
    Metro 136-20138-9-2013Amending the following provisions of the Land Development Code as part of a continuing effort to update the zoning regulations for Louisville Metro:  1.2.2, 4.8.5.B.2, 6.1.1, 6.1.2, 6.2.7.A, 6.2.8 Illustrations #3, 6.2.8 Illustrations #5, Chapter 10 Part 2 Intent language, 10.2.4.A, 10.2.8.A, 10.2.11, 10.2.12, 10.3.7.A.1.12, 10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.4, 10.4.13, 10.5.2 and Appendix 10A (Case No. 17064).
    Metro 184-20139-30-2013Adopting the Shawnee Neighborhood Plan and incorporating its executive summary into the Cornerstone 2020 Comprehensive Plan (Case Nos. 13NeighPlan1000 & 13NeighPlan1001).
    Metro 229-201312-16-2013Approving a text amendment to Section 4.3.18 of the Land Development Code adding the addition of the EZ-1 Zoning District to the list of zoning districts in which market gardens are permitted uses with special standards and being in Metro Louisville (Case No. 13AMEND1001).
    Metro 4-20142-5-2014Approving text amendments to Sections 1.2 and 4.3.19 of the Land Development Code adding the definition of live/work units and the addition of live/work units as a permitted use with special standards and being in Metro Louisville (Case No. 13AMEND1002).
    Metro 75-20155-22-2014Approving text amendments to Sections 2.6.4 and 2.6.5 of the Land Development Code clarifying indoor and outdoor alcohol sales and consumption uses for restaurants as a permitted use in the W-1 Waterfront and the W-2 Waterfront Districts and being in Louisville Metro (Case No. 14AMEND1000) (as amended).