Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

June 24, 2014

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Andrea Naef, Scott Kerssen, Aaron Kuznia, Doug Datta, Andrew Fisher and Jennifer Allard.  Charles Firth was absent.

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. Naef moved and Mr. Kerssen seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the May 27, 2014, regular meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously. 

ITEM: CONCEPT FOR PROJECT FOR PRIDE IN LIVING (PPL)

Ms. Anderson reviewed the concept for the apartments on Oxford.  Chris Wilson, Matt Soucek, and Mary Tering appeared before the Commission representing PPL.  Mr. Wilson discussed the surface parking spaces that were added and a traffic study that was completed.  The Commission discussed the schedule, parking, security, parking on Oxford, and the practice of current residents crossing Blake at uncontrolled areas.  The Commission looked positively on the proposed development.  No one appeared before the Commission regarding this item.

ADJOURN

Mr. Kerssen moved and Ms. Naef seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously.  The meeting was adjourned at 7:00 p.m.

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