Barton Hills Village, Michigan

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July 19, 2012

              BARTON HILLS VILLAGE           

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING

July 19, 2012

The regular meeting of the BHV Planning Commission was called to order by Chair Laura Weingartner at 6:11 PM at the Village Hall.

ROLL CALL Present: Commissioners CMacKrell, JMacKrell, Richards, Weingartner and Zoldan. Absent: Commissioners Curtner and Wallace.
Others present: ZPA Perry.

PUBLIC COMMENT None.

MINUTES The minutes of the June 28, 2012 meeting were approved as printed. (Richards/CMacKrell/P unanimously)

COMMUNICATIONS/ANNOUNCEMENTS None.

REPORTS None.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Zoning Ordinance (draft dated 1/16/12)

--Parking (Section 5.09). Amend section C (boats) by deleting the word “outdoors” in the last line. Mr. Perry will add language regarding unlicensed/nonworking automobiles not allowed to be stored outside.

--Home Occupations (Section 5.10). Mr. Perry will rewrite the section for further review.

--Fences/Walls/Satellite Antennas/Solar/Wind (Section 5.12). Amend to add a minimum height of 18” for walls/fences so no permit is required for under that height.

--Site Plans (Article 6). Amend to state review by Planning Commission only--delete Board of Trustees.

--Equipment Screening (Section 8.03) B(2) At grade equipment—minor amendment per discussion.

--Lighting (Section 8.04) Amend to prohibit uplighting.

--Section 5.11 and Article 7 reviewed with no changes.

--Add section to address expiration date for approvals other than those requiring a site plan (which has an expiration date).

NEW BUSINESS None.

The meeting scheduled for September 20, 2012 was rescheduled to Thursday, September 27, 2012 beginning at 6:00 PM.

The meeting was adjourned at 8:01 PM. (Richards/CMacKrell/P unanimously)

Janice K. Esch, Assistant Secretary     Approved 10/10/12

 


  

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