July 28, 2011
The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on July 28, 2011. Chair Russ Thomas called the meeting to order at 7:03 pm.
Members present: Bill Nash, Bernie Scollan, Donna Ash, Frank Gregory and Russ Thomas.
Moved by Frank Gregory to approve agenda. Seconded by Bernie Scollan. Motion carried.
Moved by Donna Ash to accept the minutes from June 23, 2011 with date correction. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
No comments from the audience.
Moved by Russ Thomas that the Bennington Township Planning Commission move forward to becoming a FEMA Flood Member by getting all the paperwork in order – subject to the Bennington Township Board approval of participation. Seconded by Bernie Scollan. Motion carried.
Donna Ash updated the Board on the Township Planning Commission Ordinance. No action taken.
Moved by Frank Gregory to replace the Conflicts of Interest/Abstaining section in our bylaws with the suggested ‘Conflict of Interest’ paper from Doug Piggott. Seconded by Bill Nash. Motion carried.
Donna Ash updated the Board on the Master Plan Update information as provided by Doug Piggott of Rowe Engineering. Donna will try to arrange for Doug Piggott to attend the next Bennington Township Planning Commission meeting. Donna also updated the board on the Shiawassee County Sub Regional Plan. No action taken.
The next Bennington Township Planning Commission meeting date will be on August 25, 2011.
Moved by Donna Ash to adjourn the meeting at 8:04 PM. Seconded by Bill Nash. Motion carried.
Bill Nash, Secretary