Municipal Planning Papers

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Title: Municipal Planning Papers

Dates: 1880–1981 (Bulk: 1950s-1960s)

Creator: Various creators

Summary/Abstract:
This collection includes Tennessee and mid-south municipal planning reports. These reports might be useful for study of Tennessee history and government, local history and government, or municipal planning in general.

Quantity/Physical Description: Approximately 4.5 linear feet

Language(s): English

Repository: Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, (615) 898-2632

Restrictions on Access: None

Copyright: It is presumed that corporate and individual copyrights in manuscripts, photographs, and other materials have been retained by the copyright owners. Copyright restrictions apply. Users of materials should seek necessary permissions from the copyright holders to comply with U.S. copyright laws.

Preferred Citation: (Box Number, Folder Number), Municipal Planning Papers, Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Acquisition: Unknown accession

Processed By: Original Processor undetermined

Arrangement: Items are arranged alphabetically by folder name. Folders are primarily named for cities to which the reports correspond.

Biographical Note: These city planning reports originate from all over Tennessee and from other parts of the mid-south.

Scope and Content: These municipal planning reports primarily originate from cities across Tennessee. They sometimes include booklets, maps, and other types of printed materials. The bulk of the reports originate from between 1950 and 1970, but some originate from as far back as the 1880s. Planning reports from cities not in Tennessee come from states like Illinois, Kentucky, Florida, Alabama, and Missouri. The collection even includes a municipal planning report from Canada.

Associated Materials: There are no known associated materials.

Related Collections: There are no known related collections.

Subject Terms

Places
Tennessee
Illinois
Kentucky
Florida
Alabama
Missouri
Canada

Subjects (General)
Municipal Planning
Local Governments
City Reports

Material Types
Photocopies
Booklets
Maps
Reports

Collection Inventory:

Box

Folder

Description of Contents

1

Athens - Programming Public Improvements

TN, 1956, Booklet

1

Athens - Recreation Survey

TN, 1956, Booklet

1

Athens - Street Classification and Improvement Program

TN, 1962, Booklet

1

Bristol - Supplement to the Community Facilities Plan

TN, 1963, Booklet

1

Carthage - A Major Street Plan

TN, 1961, Booklet

1

Chattanooga - Ordinance

TN, Photocopied document on signs

1

Chattanooga - Work Program

TN, 1963, (preliminary) Booklet

1

Clarksville - Community Facilities Plan

TN, 1965, 1965-1980 Book (oversize)

1

Clarksville - Planning Commission

TN, 1963, "An Agreement Between the Clarksville-Montgomery County Regional Planning Commission and the Tennessee State Planning Commission

1

Dayton - Central business District

TN, 1961, Booklet

1

Dayton - Fringe Area Study

TN, 1961, Booklet

1

Dayton - Possible Annexation Areas

TN, 1963, Booklet

1

Decatur, IL -  Planning

IL, 1961, Guide for Section 221 Loans

1

Elizabethton - Preliminary Housing Study

TN, 1956, Booklet with map

1

Etowah - Land Use Survey

TN, 1961, Draft

1

Etowah - Preliminary Land Use Plan

TN, 1962, Booklet with map

1

Etowah - Proposed Revised Municipal Zoning Ordinances

TN, 1962, Booklet

1

Etowah - Subdivision Regulations

TN, 1961, Booklet with map and diagrams

1

Fayetteville - Interim Zoning Ordinance

TN, Booklet

1

Fayetteville - Property Numbering System

TN, 1961, Booklet with diagrams

1

Florida - Planning and Development

FL, 1964, Newsletter; Zoning articles (photocopied); Dade County Code articles (photocopied)

1

Frankfort, KY - A 9 Year Codes Enforcement Program

KY, 1963, Booklet; "Housing Code Compliance Program" (1960)

1

Franklin - Major Road Plan

TN, 1957, Booklet with diagrams

1

Franklin - Subdivision Regulations

TN, 1957, Booklet with map and diagrams

1

Gallatin - Land Use Survey and Analysis

TN, 1958, 2 Booklets with maps

1

Hohenwald - A Neighborhood Analysis

TN, 1959, Booklet with maps

1

Hohenwald - Community Facilities Plan

TN, 1959, Booklet with charts and diagrams and maps

1

Hohenwald - Major Road Plan

TN, 1958, Booklet with maps and diagrams

1

Huntsville, AL - Community Shelter Plan

AL, (community vulnerability) Booklet

2

Jackson - 701 Contracts

TN, 1964, Harland Bartholomew and Associates, Tennessee State Planning Commission, Tigrett Industries, Planner resume instructions, Paper on planning

2

Jackson - Action Plan

TN, 1967, Book with maps, diagrams, charts, and pictures

2

Jackson - Annexation Survey Study Phase 1

TN, 1965, 2 Booklets with maps

2

Jackson - Annexations

TN, 1964-1965, Maps, Booklet with maps and charts, A Resolution Adopting a Plan of Service for Annexation of an Area in the Civil District of Madison County (2 different copies)

2

Jackson - Central Business District Plan

TN, 1971, Book (oversize)

2

Jackson - Citizens Advisory Committee 1

TN, 1965, Membership list, Statement of Guidelines and Polices (2 copies), Policy Statement, Suggested By-Laws (2 copies, 1 edited), Workable Program for Community Improvement letters, Functions of

2

Jackson - Citizens Advisory Committee 2

TN, 1965 – 1968, Ordinance Establishing the Planning Board, 1967-1968 and 1965-1966 Agenda (2 copies), Sub-Committees List, Sub-Committee Progress Report Housing for Displaced Families, Civil Defense Operations, Mobile Home Parks, etc.

2

Jackson - Civic Center

TN, 1966, Booklet with maps and diagrams

2

Jackson - Community Facilities

TN, 1968, Booklet with maps and charts

3

Jackson - Community Shelter Plan

TN, 1968, Booklet

3

Jackson - Flood Plain Formulation Study

TN, 1967, Booklet with maps and pictures

3

Jackson - Land Use Coding Manual

TN, 1964-1966, Building, Fire, Health and Sanitation Forms, Notices, and Reports; Operation New Jackson; South Jackson Urban Renewal Project; Job Qualifications; Information for Annexed Areas Letter; Planning Budget; etc.

3

Jackson - Land Use Plan

TN, 1965, Land Use Plan (edited), Land Use Plan Booklet (2 copies), Maps

3

Jackson - Land Use Report

TN, 1965, Booklet (3 copies)

3

Jackson - Mass Transit Application

TN, 1965, Application of the city of Jackson for a Mass Transportation Facilities Grant, Urban Mass Transportation Capital Grant Contract Between Jackson and the U.S.A.

3

Jackson - Miscellaneous File

TN, The Program of Work, Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce (1965-1966), Housing Code Compliance Program, Subdivision Improvements by Lot Sizes, Application for Subdivision Plat Approval, Land Subdivision Procedure, Required Minimum Housing, Programs, etc.

3

Jackson - Open Space Grant Application

TN, Letters on the Housing Act of 1949, Application for Grant to Acquire and/or Develop Land for Open-Space Purposes

3

Jackson - Planning in Jackson

TN, 1965, Booklet on introspect and retrospect

3

Jackson - Population and Economy

TN, 1965,1967, Booklet with charts, graphs, and maps (2 copies); Census Enumeration (estimated); Neighborhood Analysis School Census Population Enumeration Estimates, Population Proposal

3

Jackson - Regional Planning Commission 1

TN, 1963,1964, Financing Plan for first action year Neighborhood Development Program - Jackson Housing Authority, Two Year Review Report, Minutes, Motions, Notices, Comprehensive Planning List, File Listing (2 copies, 1 updated), Planning Budget

3

Jackson - Regional Planning Commission 2

TN, 1965, Application for Amendment to Zoning Map and/or Ordinance of Jackson; Second Annual Report, Ordinance on Housing Standards

4

Jackson - Staff and Budgeting

TN, 1967-1971, Planning Program Needs (1969 - 1971), Staff Report on Structural Organization (1967), Lambuth College and Lane College work study agreement with Jackson Department of Planning (1967), Proposed Budget, Revenues and Expenditures, Salaries

4

Jackson - Subdivision Regulations

TN, 1962, Booklet

4

Jackson - Washington - Douglas Improvement Area

TN, 1964, 1967, Street Index Map, Community survey, Land Use Classification System Booklet, Land Use Coding Manual, notes

4

Jackson - Workable Program

TN

4

Jackson - Zoning Resolution

TN, 1965, Booklet

4

Kansas City, MO - Planned Residential Zoning

MO, 1969, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Annexation Question

TN, 1967, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Central Business District

TN, 1962, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Community Facilities and Land Use Plan

TN, 1958, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Housing Ordinance

TN, 1957, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Industrial Zoning

TN, 1959, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Land Use Plan

TN, 1959, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Neighborhood Analysis

TN, 1958, Booklet (2 different copies)

4

Lebanon - Population and Economy Study

TN, 1957, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Public Improvement

TN, 1957, Booklet

4

Lebanon - Subdivision Standards

TN, 1956, Booklet

4

Lewisburgh - Flood Damage Prevention

TN, 1956, Booklet

4

Manchester - Demographics

TN, 1950, Manchester and Coffee County Charts and Graphs

4

Manchester - Zoning ordinance

TN, 1957, Booklet

4

McMinnville - Municipal Planning Commission

TN, 1962, Annual Report Booklet

4

Memphis - Park, Recreation, Conservation Plan

TN, 1963, Interim Study and Plan Booklet

5

Memphis - Rules and Uniform Fees

TN, 1956, Booklet (for the Memphis and Shelby County Planning Commission

5

Memphis - Zoning Ordinance

TN, 1966, Booklet

5

Memphis - Zoning Ordinance Resolution

TN, 1964, Booklet (for the area located within five miles of the Memphis City Limits

5

Milwawkee, WI - Capital Improvement Campaign

WI, 1961, Booklet

5

Misc. - Economic Dev. Agency

"Land-use Intensity Rating" 1963 Booklet; Misc. Survey papers; "Publications and Studies for Communities" 1962 Booklet; "Outline - Economic Base Study"; "A Proposed Land Use Classification System" 1962; "...Must Dedicated Land for Park Purposes…" Article

5

Misc. - Richard E. Duncan Correspondence

Letters

5

Misc. - Zoning Considerations

"An Approach to Consideration of Population Density and Distribution in the Zoning Ordinance" by M. Massey to Arthur R. Merkle; "Preliminary Outline of Proposed Zoning Districts" (cities unknown)

5

Misc. - Zoning Proposed

"Third Biennial Government Relations and Planning Policy Conference" 3 Proposed Position Statements 1965; Soil Booklets; Misc. papers etc…

5

Montery - Community Facilities

TN, 1960, Booklet

5

Montery - Sketch Land Use Plan

TN, 1956, Booklet

5

Montery - Zoning Ordinance

TN, 1961, Booklet

5

Morristown - Population Data

TN, 1880-1960, Data tables (for Morristown and Hamblen County)

5

Morristown - Public Recreation

TN, 1956, "A Survey of Public Recreation in Morristown" Booklet; "Lakeway to the Smokies" Brochure

5

Morristown - Renewal Plans

TN, 1963, Brochure; Grand Opening Downtown Skymart Downtown Conservation Brochure; Postcard

5

Murfreesboro - Housing Survey and Neighborhood Analysis

TN, 1958, Booklet

5

Nashville - Capital Improvements Budget and Program

TN, 1963, 1964, 1963-1969 Book (oversize); 1964-1970 Book (oversize)

5

Nashville - Misc.

TN, Papers (oversize)

5

Nashville - Proposed Zoning Regulations

TN, 1970, Manual

5

Nashville - Urban Services District Expansion Study

TN, 1967, Book (oversize)

6

National - Background on Water Pollution

National, "A Manual for Municipal, State, and Federal Planners" Booklet

6

National - Greenspan Questions and Answers

National, 1966,1967, Booklet; 1966 Greenspan Agreements

6

National - Innovative Zoning: A Digest of Literature

National, 1977, Booklet

6

National - Innovative Zoning: a Local Officials Guidebook

National, 1977, Booklet

6

National - Misc.

National, Papers (oversize)

6

National - Sign Committee Report 1971

National, 1971, Booklet

6

National - Sign Committee Report 1975

National, 1975, Booklet

6

National - Urban Renewal Annual Report

National, 1968, Booklet

6

National - Zoning Ordinance Provisions for Parking

National, 1981, (recommended) Booklet

6

Ontario, Canada - Planning

Canada, 1963, News booklet (Planning for Industrial Development)

6

Rockwood - Community Survey

TN, 1967, Letters, Evaluation Sheet; Instructions; includes population data tables (for Morristown and Hamblen County; 1880-1960)

6

South Pittsburg - Comprehensive Plan

TN, 1962, Booklet

6

Sparta - Land Use Plan

TN, 1961, Booklet

6

Sparta - Neighborhood Analysis

TN, 1961, Booklet

6

Sparta - Subdivision Regulations

TN, 1959, Booklet

6

Springfield - Industrial Site Study

TN, 1963, Booklet

6

Tennessee - 3 Plans for Community Progress

TN, 1958, Booklet

6

Tennessee - Flood Damage Prevention

TN, 1960, Booklet

6

Tennessee - Minimum Housing Ordinance

TN, 1956, (suggested standards for small Tennessee communities) Booklet (2 copies)

6

Tennessee - Population Projections

TN, 1965, (for Tennessee and its counties, 1970, 1980) Book (oversize)

6

Tennessee - Subdivision Regulation

TN, 1957, Booklet (a model set of standards for Tennessee communities)

6

Tullahoma - Flood Damage Prevention

TN, 1961, Booklet

6

Tullahoma - Municipal Zoning Ordinances

TN, 1962, Booklet (2 copies)

6

Winchester - Subdivision Standards

TN, 1963, Booklet

7

Misc. - General Planning Articles

Articles and Newsletters

7

Oversized Box