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Jun 12 – Planning Commission Minutes

Planning Commission Meeting
Blue Lake Township Hall
1491 Owasippe Road
Twin Lake, MI, 49457
June 12, 2019

The Meeting started at 7:02 PM

Present were: Barb Veldman, Mike Sikkenga, Lyle Monette, Jim Cordray, Mark Slater
Absent: None
Minutes: Lyle made a motion to approve the corrected minutes dated May 20, 2019 and Mark seconded the motion. The minutes were unanimously approved.

Perfection of Agenda: None
Guests: NA
Planning Member Reports: Jim presented an email from the White River Watershed Partnership regarding the Natural Rivers Zoning Act and Blue Lake Township conformance to stated Act in zoning language.
New Business: None

Task of the Meeting:
Public hearing on the Master Plan will be on July 10, 2019 at the township hall.

Discussion took place regarding solar energy collectors and solar farms and the impact each may have on the township. Questions regarding restrictions on solar farms will be sent to the township attorney along with some comments regarding the language in the proposed zoning ordinance about solar farms and solar collectors.

Continue review of additions and requested corrections to Chapter 380 of the Blue Lake Township Proposed Zoning Ordinance.

The next meeting will be July 10 at 7:00PM

Meeting adjourned at 9:10 PM

Michael Sikkenga, Secretary

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