Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

October 26, 2010

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, October 26, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Molly Cummings, Doug Datta, Andrea Naef, Pat Beddor, Tom Jenny,  Bob Hatlestad, and Aaron Kuznia.

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

Ms. Naef moved and Mr. Beddor seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the September 28, 2010, regular meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously. 

CASE NO: ZN10-4 - Rezone 8098 Excelsior Blvd to Business Park

Ms. Anderson asked that this item be continued to the November meeting.

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

ITEM: Review proposed language to amend Comprehensive Plan regarding 8098 Excelsior Blvd

Ms. Anderson discussed proposed language to rezone 8098 Excelsior Boulevard at a future date. Staff will schedule a public hearing for next month to amend the Comprehensive Plan.

ITEM: Mixed Use Zoning

Ms. Anderson reviewed the standards for the mixed use zoning.  The Commission had a considerable discussion on the parking requirements for the mixed use zoning district.    


Mr. Beddor moved and Ms. Naef seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting.    The motion was approved unanimously.  The meeting was adjourned at 7:25 p.m.

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