Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

March 25, 2008

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Tom Jenny, Bob Hatlestad, Patrick Beddor, Kate Reilly, Kathy Newcomb and Linda Flynn. Kyle Skiermont was absent.

Also present were staff members Nancy Anderson and Kersten Elverum.

  1. Call To Order
    Ms. Newcomb called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers.
  2. Approval of Minutes
    Mr. Hatlestad moved and Mr. Beddor seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the February 26, 2008, regular meeting. The motion was approved unanimously.
  3. Business
    1. CASE NO ZCR08-1 CONCEPT REVIEW FIFTH AVENUE FLATS
      Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed development. Ms. Anderson reminded the audience and Commission that this was a concept and no action would be taken tonight. Kelly Doran and Scott Anderson appeared before the Commission. Mr. Doran reviewed the proposed development with the Commission. Two surrounding residents appeared before the Commission. They were concerned with the traffic, height of building, parking, sunlight, garbage, noise and construction time.
    2. ITEM: REVIEW COMPREHENSIVE PLAN SECTIONS
      The Commission was updated on the open house for the Comprehensive Plan in May and the joint meeting on April 8.
  4. Adjournment
    Mr. Hatlestad moved and Mr. Beddor seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 7:35 p.m.