The Oak Ridge City Council on Monday approved a plan that would allow apartments at the former American Museum of Science and Energy site on South Tulane Avenue.
The apartment proposal requires a rezoning and the approval of a plan for a planned unit development, or PUD.
They were approved in a 5-1-1 vote in the first of two readings on Monday. The second and final reading will presumably be in February.
Voting for the plan were Oak Ridge Mayor Warren Gooch and City Council members Kelly Callison, Jim Dodson, Derrick Hammond, and Ellen Smith. [Read more…]