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Ellsworth, Michigan 49729
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Planning Commission April 2019
Banks Township Planning Commission
Regular Meeting Minutes
April 9, 2019
Call to Order by Chmn Miles at 6:00 p.m.
Roll/ Recognition of visitors:
Present: Miles, Wieland, Cooper, Diebold
Also present: Claire Karner, Irene Shooks, Muladore, Julie Waterman
Approval of Minutes: No meetings were held in February or March
. MMS to approve January 8, 2019 Meeting. MC
Response and comment from commissioners
Zoning Board of Appeals
Zoning Administrator: Dave M.
Township Board representative: Tom C.
Highlighted Board minutes
Planning Consultant: Claire K.
nothing new besides items on agenda
Accessory Buildings – Zoning Ordinance proposal:
Public hearing will be held on May 14, 2019
Police Power Ordinance – Short Term Rentals
– Public Hearing date: will be held in June.
Zoning Ordinance Proposal to accompany STR PPO
Review Master Plan Draft
: Opportunity to recommend to Board to approve for 63-day public distribution MMS to send to the completed Master plan draft with suggested changes to the Township Board for their approval. MC
New Business/ announcements/correspondence
Minimum lot size for agricultural zoning district. Discussed making it compatible with C/R requirements.
Officer elections next month
May 14, 2019
Adjournment at 7:00