Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

October 28, 2014

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Brian Hunke, Scott Kerssen, Matt McNeil, Mike Tait, Charles Firth and Jennifer Allard.  Andrew Fisher was absent.

Also present was staff member Nancy Anderson.


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


Mr. McNeil moved and Mr. Tait seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the September 30, 2014, regular meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. 


Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed amendment with the Commission.  Ms. Anderson stated that this was the language the Commission proposed in September.

The public hearing was opened at 6:35 p.m. No one appeared at the public hearing. Ms. Allard moved and Mr. Firth seconded a motion to close the public hearing. The motion was approved unanimously. The public hearing was closed at 6:36 p.m.

Mr. McNeil moved and Mr. Hunke seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ14-14, recommending approval of a zoning amendment for a maximum size of liquor stores of  10,0000 square feet. The motion was approved on a 4-1 vote.  Mr. Tait voted nay and Ms. Allard abstained.


Mr. Firth moved and Mr. McNeil seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 6:38 p.m.


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