Charter Township of Orion
Oakland County, Michigan


Planning Commission & Township Board

Synopsis, Regular Meeting, Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Chairman Zande called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Members Present: Doug Zande, Carol Thurber, Dick Christie, John Steimel, Sandra Dyl, Justin Dunaskiss. Member Absent: Ron Zilka

Motion carried to approve the following:  a)10-06-10, Regular Meeting Minutes; b)10-06-10, PC-2010-12, Text Amendment to Zoning Ordinance No. 78, Articles II & XXVII, Recreational Vehicle Storage Public Hearing Minutes; c)10-06-10, PC-2010-14, Chrysler Marshalling Center Annex Conditional Rezoning Public Hearing Minutes; and, d)10-06-10, PC-2010-15, Orion Community Center Special Land Use Public Hearing Minutes as presented.

Motion carried to approve the agenda as revised to add agenda item, New Business 7A, Cancellation of the November 3, 2010 Regular Meeting.

Public Comments for Non-Agenda Items: None.

Consent Agenda: None.

Cancellation of the November 3, 2010 Regular Meeting: Motion carried to cancel the November 3, 2010 regular meeting due to the lack of agenda items.

PC-2010-07, Latshaw Checkers Restaurant Final Site Plan, 1488 S. Lapeer Road: Motion carried to approve the final site plan with conditions.

PC-2010-04, Text Amendment to Zoning Ordinance No. 78, Article XXXIV, I-75 Corridor/Brown Road Innovation Zoning District: Motion carried to transmit the proposed text amendment to the Township Board of Trustees and request that they consider initiation of a rezoning application that would coincide with the proposed text amendment, which would include rezoning the properties located within the BIZ district.

Public Comments: Mr. Martin Scypinski, of 4805 S. Baldwin Road, thanked members for the great job they did on the Brown Road Innovation Zoning (BIZ) district text amendment.

Communications: None further.

Upcoming Public Hearings: None scheduled at this time.

Motion carried to adjourn the meeting at 7:50 p.m.