The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on March 31, 2011. Vice-chair Dick Demerly called the meeting to order at 7:01 pm.
Members present: Bill Nash, Donna Ash, Frank Gregory, Rusty Thomas and Dick Demerly.
Moved by Donna Ash to approve agenda with additions. Seconded by Rusty Thomas. Motion carried.
Moved by Donna Ash to accept the minutes from February 24, 2011. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Moved by Donna Ash to accept the minutes from January 27, 2011. Seconded by Bill Nash. Motion carried.
Moved by Frank Gregory to accept the minutes from November 18, 2010. Seconded by Donna Ash. Motion carried.
No comments from the audience:
Donna Ash updated the Board on the Cell Tower Issue and proposed zoning.
The Board discussed the Proposed Language Amendment – Medical Marihuana Use. Amendments to section 2.26.5, 5.3.2, 4.3.79, and 21.2. No action taken.
The Board discussed the proposed text amendments to the Interpretation Structure Accessory to Plat/site Condominium Zoning (see February 24, 2011 minutes). The board noted no objections.
The Board discussed the Text Amendments to Commercial Vehicle Service Station – Article 4, Section 4.3.76 Commercial Vehicle Service Stations. The Board reviewed the proposed text amendments with no objections.
The Board reviewed Language Amendments to Wind Energy Conversion Systems Zoning with no objections.
Donna Ash updated the Board on the latest census data. A pamphlet, “Understanding the New Census”, was distributed to the members. Two seminars will be given by Planner Doug Piggott, AICP, and PCP to help local officials to better understand the impact of the 2010 Census. No action taken.
The next Bennington Township Planning Commission meeting date will be on April 28, 2011.
Moved by Rusty Thomas to adjourn the meeting at 8:18 PM. Seconded by Donna Ash. Motion carried.
Bill Nash, Secretary