January 29, 2014 Planning Board Meeting Minutes

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Draft
TOWN OF WILTON
PLANNING BOARD MEETING
DRAFT MINUTES
 
 
DATE:           January 29, 2013
TIME:            7:30 P.M.
PLACE:         Wilton Town Hall Courtroom
PRESENT:    Wilton Planning Board Members: Chairman Alec MacMartin, Vice Chairman Jeff Kandt, Sue Egan, Neil Faiman, Board of Selectmen Representative bill Condra, NRPC Representative Jennifer Dinovo, and Secretary Heather Loewy Nichols.
 
The agenda was amended as follows:
1.)                 Public Hearing: Excavation Renewal Procedures Update
2.)                 Zoning Amendment Public Hearing
-          Section 7.0 - Downtown Commercial District
-          Section E- Code for Building and Sanitation
-          Section 6.0.1 and 6.2.4 – Typographical errors
-          Section 7.2.1 and 7.2.2
-          Section 16.0 - Signs
3.)                Other Business
-          First Draft Land Use Master Plan Chapter
-          Nomination
-          Adjournment
 
Chairman MacMartin opened the meeting at 7:30 p.m.
 
  1. Public Hearing: Excavation Renewal Procedures updates
Per a request made by Chairman MacMartin, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Mr. Egan to continue the public hearing to April 2, 2014.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
  1. Zoning Amendment Public Hearing
 
-          Revisions to Section 7.0 Commercial District
After review, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to send the proposed amendment to the March 2014 Town Warrant.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
-          Code for Building and Sanitation – Ordinance Section E
After review, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to send the proposed amendment to the March 2014 Town Warrant.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
-          Sections 6.0.1 and 6.2.4
After review, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to send the proposed amendment to the March 2014 Town Warrant.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
-          Sections 7.2.1  and 7.2.2
After review, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to send the proposed amendment to the March 2014 Town Warrant.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
-          Section 16.0 Signs
After review, a MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to send the proposed amendment to the March 2014 Town Warrant.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
                                          
A MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to close the public hearing.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
  1. Other Business
 
-          First Draft: Land Use Master Plan Chapter
Chairman MacMartin noted that Ms. Dinovo had submitted a first draft of the updated Land Use chapter of the Master Plan to the Board for their review prior to the meeting. The Board discussed and revised the draft and discussed holding a public hearing in May to approve both the Land Use and the Vision chapters. Ms. Dinovo will submit a revision to the Board and update the Board on her progress regarding this chapter again on February 19, 2014.
 
-          Nomination
At the beginning of the meeting Sara Spittel introduced herself to the Board and explained that she was interested in being a Planning Board member. She also participated in the meeting’s discussions.
 
A MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to nominate Sara Spittel as a Planning Board Alternate.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
-          Adjournment
A MOTION was made by Mr. Kandt and SECONDED by Ms. Egan to adjourn the meeting.
Voting: 5 ayes; motion carried unanimously.
 
Chairman MacMartin declared the meeting adjourned at 9:15 p.m.
 
Respectfully Submitted,
Heather Loewy Nichols

Secretary

 

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