Lonas Drive Community Association
Lonas Drive Community Association Meeting -
Here are minutes from the December 2004 Meeting -
Present Suzanne Kurth, Polly Doka, Sharon
Kime, Leon Ridenour, M.J. Scarborough
Polly reported on COIN (Council of Involved Neighborhoods)
meeting of Dec. 6. She paid dues of $50 for LDCA
to join and will serve on the issues committee.
Mary Jane reported on the November Community Forum
Suzanne will contact TDOT regarding glare, walls
and noise in the Papermill area.
More recent pictures of the condition of the Webb
home on Jonquil should be collected to document current
happenings at that site.
Suzanne, Polly, Sharon and Robert Waltz attended
council meetings re South College rezoning. They
made the committee aware of our concern about the amount
and speed of traffic on Lonas. Sharon will contact
the traffic committee to see about the traffic count
and other problems in the area.
We hope to plan a general meeting for February and
get out a newsletter
Robert Waltz set up a Yahoo web site.
Bush Brothers received the Orchid Award from Keep
Knoxville Beautiful for architecture.
There will be a meeting with residents and owners
of property on Jammer on December 9.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, January
LDCA Board Meeting Minutes – March 15, 2004
Attending: Suzanne Kurth, Leon
Ridenour, Polly Doka, Chuck Cleland, Kerry Schell, Mary Jane Scarborough, Gordon
Suzanne and Polly met with the minister or the Church of the Saviour
related to a hiking trail/greenway on their grounds. He offered his church for future LDCA
Suzanne and Polly reported that the rezoning was approved for the house
at the corner of Lonas and Kirby for a dental lab. Kerry is buying the house next door. They also attended MPC meetings. Other rezoning issues were an old farm on
Middlebrook Pike which was rezonned to C-6 from A office. The hearing on the Kim Watt area west of
Frank Watt was postponed to a later time.
Suzanne Kurth, Polly and Howell
Doka, Kerry Schell and Kirk Anderson attended the large Neighborhood Meeting on March 13. There was discussion about contacting the
E. TN Design Center related to creating an entrance enhancement and logo for the
neighborhood. The contact person is
David M. Watson at 1522 Highland Ave., phone is 525-9945.
Polly is working with Keep
Knoxville Beautiful for a neighborhood cleanup scheduled for March 27 from 8:30
to 12:30. Bags and gloves will be
furnished. Participants will meet at the
Church of God at 8:20. The main areas to
be cleaned are Lonas, Kirby, Coleman and Hollywood.
Suzanne is working on a general meeting for sometime in April. She hopes that the Mayor will attend and that
Mr. South of South College will attend related to possible greenways and a
park. MPC and TDOT representatives will
also be invited as will council members from our area.