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2021 ADOPTED ORDINANCES


Below is a list of ordinances that have been approved by City Council for the 2021 calendar year.

Ordinance No.Description Effective Date Date of Enforcement 
1-2021

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 2, TITLED “THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE,” BY AMENDING THE ZONING MAP WHICH IS MADE A PART OF THE ORDINANCE BY CHANGING THE ZONING DISTRICT OF ROANE COUNTY TAX MAP 030, PARCEL 001.00, APPROXIMATELY 20.095 ACRES, FROM FIR, FEDERAL INDUSTRY AND RESEARCH, TO IND-2, INDUSTRIAL.

1/21/20211/21/2021
2-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 2, TITLED “THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE,” BY AMENDING THE ZONING MAP WHICH IS MADE A PART OF THE ORDINANCE BY CHANGING THE ZONING DISTRICT OF ANDERSON COUNTY TAX MAP 99L, GROUP A, PARCELS 006.00, 018.00, 018.01, 018.02, 020.00, 039.00, 040.00, AND 041.00 FROM B-2, GENERAL BUSINESS, TO D-1, DOWNTOWN, AND PARCELS 003.00 AND 007.00 FROM UB-2/PUD, UNIFIED GENERAL BUSINESS WITH A PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT OVERLAY, TO D-1, DOWNTOWN, SAID PARCELS COLLECTIVELY CONTAINING APPROXIMATELY 14.13 ACRES.

1/21/2021 1/21/2021 
 3-2021AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING CERTAIN INFRASTRUCTURE AT THE CROSSROADS AT WOLF CREDDK SUBDIVISION FOR PERPETUAL MAINTENANCE BY THE CITY. 2/18/2021  2/18/2021
 4-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 2, TITLED "THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE," BY AMENDING THE ZONING MAP WHICH IS MADE A PART OF THE ORDINANCE BY CHANGING THE ZONING DISTRICT OF ANDERSON COUNTY TAX MAP 100B, APPROXIMATELY 0.83 ACRES, FROM O-1, OFFICE, TO O-2, OFFICE. 2/18/2021  2/18/2021
 5-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 2, TITLED “THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE,” BY AMENDING THE ZONING MAP WHICH IS MADE A PART OF THE ORDINANCE BY CHANGING THE ZONING DISTRICT OF THE FOLLOWING PARCELS WHICH ARE ALL LOCATED ON SUMMIT DRIVE AND CONTAINED WITHIN ANDERSON COUNTY TAX MAP 106G, GROUP A: PARCELS 002.01, 002.21, 002.22, AND 002.23, APPROXIMATELY 11.95 ACRES, FROM O-2, OFFICE, TO R-4-C, MULTIPLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT; PARCELS 002.02, 002.10, AND 002.25, APPROXIMATELY 21.77 ACRES, FROM O-2, OFFICE, AND IND-2, INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT, TO R-4-C, MULTIPLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT; AND PARCELS 002.20 AND 002.24, APPROXIMATELY 48.99 ACRES, FROM IND-2, INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT, TO R-2, LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT.

 3/18/2021 3/18/2021
 6-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 2, TITLED "THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE," BY AMENDING THE ZONING MAP WHICH IS MADE A PART OF THE ORDINANCE BY CHANGING THE ZONING DISTRICT OF ANDERSON COUNTY TAX MAP 104N, GROUP A, PARCEL 002.00, CONTAINING APPROXIMATELY 30.98 ACRES, FROM R-2, LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL, TO RG-1, RESIDENTIAL, OPEN SPACE, AND RESERVED. 5/20/2021 5/20/2021
 7-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 4-2020, WHICH ORDINANCE PROVIDES FOR A BUDGET AND APPROPRIATIONS FOR MUNICIPAL PURPOSES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR WHICH BEGAN ON JULY 1, 2020 BY ADOPTING A BUDGET AND ADOPTING APPROPRIATIONS, BY AMENDING SAID APPROPRIATIONS.  5/28/2021 5/28/2021
 8-2021AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 17-98 (AS AMENDED), SECTION 1, TO INCREASE THE MONTHLY RESIDENTIAL REFUSE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION FEE FROM $14.00 TO $15.20. 5/28/2021 5/28/2021
 9-2021AN ORDINANCE TO PROVIDE REVENUE FOR MUNICIPAL PURPOSES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021, BY IMPOSING A TAX ON ALL PROPERTY WITHIN THE CITY, FIXING THE RATE OF THE TAX, ADOPTING A BUDGET, AND ADOPTING APPROPRIATIONS. 6/24/2021  6/24/2021
 10-21AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND TITLE 7, TITLED "FIRE PROTECTION AND FIREWORKS," OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE, BY DELETING SECTION 7-104, TITLED "REVISISONS," SUBSECTION (4) WITHOUT REPLACEMENT TO REMOVE THE ACCESS PROVISIONS THAT ARE MORE RESTRICTIVE THAN THE INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE 2018 EDITION.  11/18/2021 11/18/2021