Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

July 26, 2011

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Molly Cummings, Doug Datta, Jennifer Allard, Andrew Fisher, Andrea Naef, Charles Firth and Aaron Kuznia.

Also present was staff member Nancy Anderson.

CALL TO ORDER

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

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Ms. Cummings moved and Ms. Naef seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the June 28, 2011, regular meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously. 

ITEM: ORDINANCE AMENDMENT – ALLOWING OFF SALE LIQUOR IN B-4 ZONING DISTRICT

Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed amendment to add liquor stores to the B-4 zoning district.  The Commission discussed possible locations for liquor stores on the east end. 

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

Mr. Datta moved and Ms. Naef seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ11-10, recommending approval of an amendment to add off sale liquor to the B-4 zoning district.  The motion was approved unanimously.

ADJOURN

Ms. Cummings moved and Ms. Allard seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting.    The motion was approved unanimously.  The meeting was adjourned at 6:55 p.m.