MONROE CITY PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING MARCH 27, 2013 1. Meeting called to order by Commissioner Leon Stewart
MONROE CITY PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING
MARCH 27, 2013
1. Meeting called to order by Commissioner Leon StewartPrayer was offered by Commissioner Bart Lee.
Planning Commissioners: Bart Lee, Pat Lee, Leon Stewart
City Recorder Emalee Curtis
Citizens: Jamie Ames, Dottie Zabriskie
Commissioners Troy Torgersen, Kamelle Gleave and Jim Holmes were excused from tonight’s planning commission meeting.
Commissioners reviewed the minutes of the January 23, 2013 planning commission meeting.
Commissioner Bart Lee moved to approve the minutes of the January 23, 2013 planning commission meeting as submitted. Commissioner Pat Lee seconded the motion. All were in favor. Motion carried.
2.Conditional use business license - Jamie Ames and Dottie Zabriskie - Double the Fun Daycare located at 230 West 300 North
Jamie Ames and Dottie Zabriskie, (twin sisters), are requesting a conditional use business license for a day care business in a home at 230 West 300 North. They will be utilizing both the up stairs and down stairs areas of the home. They have talked to the fire department about an exit from the basement.
Traffic control will be that parents drop off and pick up their children in front of the house. Plans are to have a maximum of 16 children.
Once they obtain a city business license, training and state inspections, the state will review their application and issue a state daycare license.
They will be accepting children from infants to 12 years of age.
There won’t be any long term parking. They will be open Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. There will be only two children under 2 years old. They will be licensed for family day care, which means that they must live in the home. If the business works out, they might move to another site and would need to reapply for a new business license at that time.
Commissioner Pat Lee moved to recommend that the city council approve the conditional use business license for "Double the Fun Daycare" located at 230 West 300 North, submitted by twin sisters Jamie Ames and Dottie Zabriskie. Motion seconded by Commissioner Bart Lee. All were in favor. Motion carried.
The next city council meeting will be held April 9, 2013 when the council would grant approval for the business license. .
3. Discussion - Rules about travel trailers/motor homes - define "residency", "occupancy" -possible penalties for encroaching on the city’s right-of-way
The city council has asked that the planning commission research and study rules about travel trailers and motor homes being occupied in the town. Also that they look at possible penalties and rules for parking excessive numbers of vehicles or other equipment on the city’s right-of-way.
This will be discussed at the next planning commission meeting.
Commissioner Pat Lee moved to adjourn at 8:05 p.m. Motion seconded by Commissioner Bart Lee. All were in favor. Meeting adjourned.
Approved this 24th day of April, 2013
Emalee H. Curtis
Monroe City Recorder