Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

June 29, 2010

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, June 29, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members, Kyle Skiermont, Molly Cummings, Kathy Newcomb, Pat Beddor, Linda Flynn, Bob Hatlestad and Tom Jenny.

Also present was staff member Nancy Anderson.

Call To Order

Mr. Hatlestad called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers.

Approval of Minutes

Mr. Beddor moved and Ms. Flynn seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the May 25, 2010, regular meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously. 

Case No: ZN10-4 Rezone 8098 Excelsior Boulevard to Business Park

Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed rezoning and the reason the Commission it is reviewing the item again.

The public hearing was opened at 6:35 p.m.   Mike Mergans for Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd, representing the owner of the property appeared before the Commission.   Mr. Mergans asked the Commission not to change the zoning of this property.  Traci Thomas representing the owner of the property appeared before the Commission.  Ms. Thomas state that there are four tenants in the building.

Mr. Skiermont moved and Ms. Newcomb seconded a motion to close the public hearing.  The motion was approved unanimously.  The hearing was closed at 7:05 p.m.

Mr. Skiermont moved and Mr. Hatlestad seconded a motion to continue this item to the July meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously.

Case No: ZN10-6 Rezone 7630 Excelsior Boulevard to Business Park

Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed rezoning. 

The public hearing was opened at 7:15 p.m.  No one appeared at the public hearing.  Mr. Skiermont moved and Mr. Beddor seconded a motion to close the public hearing.  The motion was approved unanimously.  The hearing was closed at 7:16 p.m.

Mr. Jenny moved and Ms. Flynn seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ10-9, recommending approval of Ordinance 10-1024, rezoning the property at 7630 Excelsior Boulevard from I-2, General Industrial, to Business Park.  The motion was approved unanimously

Item: Mixed Use

Ms. Anderson reviewed the mixed use conditional use for the mixed use zoning district.  The Commission discussed the conditions and made recommendations.

Adjourn

Mr. Hatlestad moved and Mr. Beddor seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously.  The meeting was adjourned at 7:20 p.m.