Zoning & Planning Commission Minutes

June 30, 2015

A regular meeting of the Hopkins Zoning and Planning Commission was held on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Hopkins City Hall.

Present were Commission Members Brian Hunke, Andrew Fisher, Scott Kerssen, Mike Tait and Emily Wallace-Jackson. Matt McNeil and Charles Firth were absent.

Also present was staff member Nancy Anderson.

CALL TO ORDER

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

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Mr. Fisher moved and Mr. Tait seconded the motion to approve the minutes of the May 26, 2015, regular meeting.  The motion was approved unanimously. 

ITEM: PRELIMINARY/FINAL PLAT - NAPA AUTO PARTS

Ms. Anderson stated the reason for the replat. Ryan Politz, representing the applicant, appeared before the Commission. 

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

Mr. Fisher moved and Ms. Wallace-Jackson seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ15-11, recommending approval of a preliminary/final plat at 1842 Mainstreet. The motion was approved unanimously.

ITEM:  SITE PLAN APPROVAL – NAPA AUTO PARTS

Ms. Anderson reviewed the proposed addition with the Commission.  Ryan Politz, representing the applicant, appeared before the Commission. 

The public hearing was opened at 6:38 p.m. No one appeared at the public hearing. Mr. Hunke moved and Mr. Fisher seconded a motion to close the public hearing. The motion was approved unanimously. The public hearing was closed at 6:39 p.m.

Mr. Tait moved and Ms. Wallace-Jackson seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ15-12, recommending approval of an addition to the existing building at 1842 Mainstreet. The motion was approved unanimously.

ITEM:  EASEMENT VACATION – MARKETPLACE AND MAIN

Ms. Anderson stated that this was a housekeeping item and needed to be vacated for the property to sell.

The public hearing was opened at 6:40 p.m. No one appeared at the public hearing. Mr. Tait moved and Mr. Hunke seconded a motion to close the public hearing. The motion was approved unanimously.  The public hearing was closed at 6:41 p.m.

Mr. Fisher moved and Mr. Tait seconded a motion to adopt Resolution RZ15-13, recommending approval of a vacation of utility easement at Marketplace and Main apartments. The motion was approved unanimously.

ADJOURN

Mr. Hunke moved and Ms. Wallace-Jackson seconded a motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was approved unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 6:45 p.m.

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