October 25, 2018
The Bennington Township Planning Commission Meeting was held on October 25, 2018. Chair Russ Thomas called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm at the Township Hall.
Members Present: Russ Thomas, Frank Gregory, Jim Norder, Larry Johnson, and Donna Ash. Absent: Dick Demerly and Bill Nash.
Moved by Frank Gregory to approve the meeting agenda. Seconded by Larry Johnson. Motion carried.
Moved by Larry Johnson to approve the minutes for the September 27, 2018 meeting as printed. Seconded by Russ Thomas. Motion carried.
No public comment
Russ Thomas moved to open the public hearing for the Master Plan update. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Audience Present: Township Supervisor Lee Ash, Township Trustee Nancy Zdunic and Perry Township Planning Commission Member Duane Wood.
Doug Piggott, AICP, Rowe Professional Service Company presented the amendments to the Bennington Township Master Plan.
Discussion from the Planning Commission and the audience revolved around the County changes to the County Zoning and the County Master Plan Update and the incorporation of the Township Plan.
Moved by Larry Johnson to adopt a resolution for the amendments to the Bennington Township Master Plan. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Roll call vote: Thomas-yes, Gregory-yes, Norder-yes, Johnson-yes, Ash-yes. Not present: Demerly and Nash. Motion carried. (Complete wording of Resolution is available at the Twp Hall.)
Frank Gregory moved to adjourn the Public Hearing. Seconded by Larry Johnson. Motion carried.
arry Johnson moved to recommend approval of the Land Division Application #PLD18-0063 for Gary Geiger/Mark Henning on parent parcel #010-03-300-007. Seconded by Jim Norder. Motion carried.
Russ Thomas moved to adjourn. Seconded by Frank Gregory. Motion carried.
Adjournment at 7:32pm.
Next meeting is November 29, 2018.
Donna Ash, Acting Secretary