Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

April 25, 2006

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, April 25, 2006, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Virgil Aarness, Jeff Paul, Peter Sholtz, Mary Hatcher, and Kyle Skiermont. Jannina Aristy was absent. Also present was City Planner Nancy Anderson.

  1. Call To Order
    Mr. Sholtz called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers.
  2. Approval of Minutes
    Ms. Hatcher moved and Mr. Aarness seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the March 28, 2006, regular meeting. The motion was approved unanimously.
  3. Business
    1. Rezoning - Corner of Blake and Excelsior — Case No. ZN06-3
      Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed rezoning. Ms. Anderson stated that reason for the rezonings was to comply with the East End Study. There will be more rezonings in the next few months.   
        The public hearing was opened at 6:35 p.m. No one appeared at the public hearing regarding this item. Ms. Hatcher moved and Mr. Paul seconded a motion to close the public hearing. The motion was approved unanimously. The public hearing was closed at 6:36 p.m.
        Mr. Aarness moved and Mr. Skiermont seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ06-9, recommending approval of Ordinance 06-964, rezoning the property at the northwest corner of Blake and Excelsior from B-3 to B-4. The motion was approved unanimously.
  4. Adjournment
    Mr. Aarness moved and Ms. Hatcher seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 6:51 p.m.