The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on April 23, 2009.
Vice Chair Al Dutcher called the meeting to order at 7:03 pm.
Members present: Bernie Scollan, Bill Nash, Dick Demerly, Donna Ash, Al Dutcher and Rod Harmon.
Moved by Donna Ash to approve meeting agenda. Seconded by Rod Harmon. Motion carried.
Moved by Donna Ash to accept Minutes of March 26, 2009. Seconded by Dick Demerly. Motion carried.
Comments from the audience:
Eddie Louch spoke to the Board concerning his Special Land Use Application/Site Plan Review for Open Air Business Ė Nursery (to be operated at 2881 W. Bennington Road, Southeast corner of Bennington Rd. & M-52, Section 10 Bennington Township). Application by Eddie Louch, of 9030 W. Lake Point Drive, Laingsburg, MI 48848. Property address 2881 W. Bennington Rd., Property #010-10-100-001-01 (see Bennington Township Planning Commission Minutes of March 26, 2009).
Moved by Rod Harmon to approve Special Land Use Application of Eddie Louch. Seconded by Bill Nash. Motion carried.
Moved by Dick Demerly to approve the PA 116 Application of James & Joanne Rodgers of 3740 Cook Rd. Seconded by Bernie Scollan. Motion carried.
Moved by Bill Nash to reappoint Al Dutcher for another 3-year term. Seconded by Rod Harmon. Motion carried.
Moved by Bill Nash to appoint Rod Harmon as the Bennington Township Planning Commissionís new Chairman/President. Seconded by Dick Demerly. Motion carried.
The Board reviewed the Quarterly Bennington Township Planning Commission Budget Report for Jan thru March 2009. No action taken.
Be it resolved the Bennington Township Planning Commission Board would like to recognize past board member Robert Schoch for his outstanding service to the Bennington Township Planning Commission as itís President. The Board would also like to send itís most sincere condolences to the family of Robert Schoch. Moved by Bill Nash to approve above-mentioned resolution. Seconded by Donna Ash. Motion carried.
The next meeting of the Bennington Township Planning Commission will be May 28, 2009.
Moved by Dick Demerly to adjourn the meeting at 8:35 PM. Seconded by Rod Harmon. Motion carried.
Bill Nash, Secretary