Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

February 22, 2011

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 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 and Aaron Kuznia. Bob Hatlestad and Tom Jenny were absent.

Also present was staff member Nancy Anderson.

Call to Order

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

Approval of Minutes

Ms. Cummings moved and Mr. Kuznia seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the January 25, 2011, regular meeting. The motion was approved unanimously.

Case No: SPR11-2 Site Plan Review – 240 Blake Road North

Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed parking lot. Ms. Anderson stated that staff is recommending a landscape island in the parking lot and that Pizza Luce was not in favor of constructing the island. JJ Haywood and Jim Lindborg, representing Pizza Luce, appeared before the Commission. Ms. Haywood stated that they would not be in favor of constructing the island. The Commission discussed the landscape island. The Commission indicated that they would recommend that the landscape island be constructed in the parking lot.

Mr. Beddor opened the public hearing at 6:45 p.m. No one appeared at the public hearing. Mr. Datta moved and Ms. Naef seconded at motion to close the public hearing. The motion was approved unanimously. The public hearing was closed at 6:46 p.m.

Ms. Naef moved and Mr. Datta seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ11-2, recommending approval of a site plan to construct a parking lot at 240 Blake Road North. The motion was approved unanimously.

Adjourn

Ms. Naef moved and Mr. Kuznia seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 7:05 p.m.