September 29, 2016
The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on September 29, 2016. Chair Russ Thomas called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm at the Township Hall.
Members Present: Russ Thomas, Bill Nash, Donna Ash, Bernie Scollan, Frank Gregory, Rod Harmon and Dick Demerly.
Moved by Frank Gregory to approve the meeting agenda as printed. Seconded by Dick Demerly. Motion carried.
Moved by Dick Demerly to accept the minutes as printed from the August 25, 2016 meeting. Seconded by Frank Demerly. Motion carried.
No public comment.
Moved by Frank Gregory to approve the Variance Application Request # PZBA16-014 by Rory Keay of 4929 Chippewa Court, Owosso, MI 48867; Tax ID # 010-42-010-000, Section 10, Bennington Township to allow an accessory structure that encroaches into the minimum 50’ waterfront setback as long as Rory Keay presents a letter of recommendation from the Lake Manitou Structural Control Committee. Seconded by Bill Nash. Motion carried.
Moved by Dick Demerly to approve the Bennington Land Division Application # PLD 16-0030 by Margery Webster Van Atta of 61245 W. Hibbard Road, Laingsburg, MI 48848. Property Owner: K & J Land & Cattle, 6125 W. Hibbard Rd., Laingsburg, MI 48848, Parent Parcel # 78-010-06-200-003 Bennington Township. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
The Board discussed the Proposed Land Division Ordinance from the Shiawassee Community Development Department in consultation with the Shiawassee County Planning Commission. No action taken.
Next meeting is October 27, 2016.
Moved by Dick Demerly to adjourn the meeting at 7:58 pm. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Bill Nash, Secretary