Regular Meeting Minutes
December 11, 2018
Call to Order at 6:05 p.m. by Chmn Miles
Roll/ Recognition of visitors:
Present: Wieland, Cooper, Miles
Absent: Austin, Diebold
Also present: Claire Karner, Julie Waterman, Irene Shooks
Approval of Minutes: MMS by Cooper, Wieland to approve Nov 2018 minutes. MC
Public Hearing: None
Public comment: None
Response and comment from commissioners: none
Zoning Board of Appeals: None
Zoning Administrator: Dave M. One question building a pavilion over a house trailer at 7007 Rushton road. He will follow-up with them.
Township Board representative: Tom highlighted items from the minutes
Planning Consultant: There is a group meeting on Jan. 16, 2018
Police Power Ordinance – Short Term Rentals reviewed
Zoning Ordinance Proposal Short Term Rentals
MMS by Cooper, Wieland to go ahead with public hearing on language as presented. Roll call: Cooper, yes, Wieland, yes, Miles, yes
Accessory Buildings – Zoning Ordinance proposal: board commented on the proposal. No vote until we have a full board.
New Business/ announcements/correspondence:
Public Hearing Dates – Short Term Rental Zoning Ordinance amendment Jan 28
Master Plan Discussion
Action Plan Prioritization: Discussion on most items showed consensus on most points
Future Land Use: there seems to be a consensus that some areas in ag could be reclassified to residential. Could look at building requirements and and promote cluster development. Discussion will continue in January.
2019 Planning Commission meetings for 1st Quarter discussion will be handled when full commission is available.
Public comment: none
Next Meeting: January 8, 2018
Adjournment: MMS by Wieland, Cooper to adjourn 6:57. MC