The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on May 26, 2011. Russ Thomas called the meeting to order at 7:02 pm.
Members present: Bill Nash, Bernie Scollan, Donna Ash, Frank Gregory and Russ Thomas.
Moved by Bill Nash to approve oral agenda. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Moved by Frank Gregory to accept the minutes from April 28, 2011. Seconded by Donna Ash. Motion carried.
No comments from the audience.
Donna Ash updated the Board on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) proposed Flood Insurance. Bennington Township will have one year from September 24, 2011 to approve a Flood Plain Ordinance to qualify for FEMA’s low cost flood insurance rates for residents who live in FEMA’s identified Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHAs). Donna Ash will keep the Board updated in the future. No action taken.
Donna Ash updated the Board on the proposed Cell Tower to be located off of M-52, section 27, Bennington Township, Parcel Id. # 78-010-27-300-001-00. Donna stated the Bennington Township Board approved the application from Cellere, LLC Agent on behalf of Verizon Wireless, Application Number – PSUP-OZ with a $10,000 surety bond. It will now go to the Shiawassee County Planning Commission for approval.
The next Bennington Township Planning Commission meeting date will be on June 23, 2011.
Moved by Bernie Scollan to adjourn the meeting at 7: 16 PM. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Bill Nash, Secretary