Godfrey Planning and Zoning Commission approves variances
The village of Godfrey Planning and Zoning Commission met Nov. 9 to approve variances.
Here are the meeting's minutes, as provided by the commission:
VILLAGE OF GODFREY
PLANNING & ZONING COMMITTEE MEETING
November 9, 2016
COMMITTEE MEMBERS PRESENT: ROBIN LONG, MARK JEHLE, JIM
HARTIG, JIM WICKENHAUSER
COMMITTEE MEMBERS ABSENT: SHARON O’NEAL, MARTHA MORSE,
ATTENDING: Pamela E. Whisler, Village Clerk, Lisa Rook-Court Reporter,
Emily Johnson – Assistant Village Attorney.
Laura Dixon, Building and Zoning Administrator
Chairman Long called the Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting to order
at 6:45 p.m.
PUBLIC HEARING: MICHAEL TICKNER – 2308 Park Drive, Godfrey
Michael Tickner was sworn-in by Court Reporter. Mr. Tickner presented his
request for a Variance to build an accessory building prior to building a
principal building on Lot3, Mullen Lane.
Laura Dixon, Building and Zoning Administrator, presented the Advisory
Report: Mike Tickner is requesting a variance to build an accessory building
(Pole Barn) before a principal building on a lot he owns on Mullen Drive.
The neighbors have signed a petition that they have no problem with Mr.
Tickner building a pole barn before a primary structure with that being said.
I would recommend approval of the Variance
R-2 Zoning District
Section 60.509. - Standards applicable to accessory uses and structures.
8) Accessory buildings or structures shall not be built on any lot prior
to the commencement of construction of the principal building to
which it is accessory.
The Commission asked questions regarding the size of proposed building,
setbacks, when new home will be built.
No public comments. Public Hearing adjourned at 6:52 p.m.
Planning & Zoning Meeting called to order at 6:52 p.m. Roll Call: Members
present: Robin Long, Mark Jehle, Martha Morse, James Hartig, Jim
Wickenhauser. Absent: Sharon O’Neal, Augie Wuellner.
Jim Hartig moved for the approval of the minutes from July 20, 2016,
seconded by Jim Wickenhauser. Poll of Commission: Ayes-5, Nays-0, Absent-
2. Motion carried.
Martha Morse moved for the approval of a variance from Zoning Ordinance 07-
2009, Section 60.505 Single Residential District Requirements, Section 60.509.
- Standards applicable to accessory uses and structures (c) (8) Accessory
buildings or structures shall not be built on any lot prior to the commencement
of construction of the principal building to which it is accessory; to allow the
construction of an accessory building (pole barn) prior to the building of a
principal building on Lot 3, Mullen Drive; PPN 24-2-07-03-01-101-007,
seconded by Jim Wickenhauser. Roll Call Vote: Ayes: None, Nays-Jehle,
Morse, Hartig, Wickenhauser, Long, Absent-O’Neal, Wuellner. Motion carried.
APPROVAL OF 2017 PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION MEETING
Jim Hartig moved for the approval of the 2017 Planning and Zoning
Commission Meeting Schedule:
JANUARY 18, 2017 JULY 19, 2017
FEBRUARY 15, 2017 AUGUST 16, 2017
MARCH 15, 2017 SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
APRIL 19, 2017 OCTOBER 18, 2017
MAY 17, 2017 NOVEMBER 8, 2017
JUNE 21, 2017 DECEMBER 13, 2017
Jim Hartig made the motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:01 p.m. seconded by
Jim Wickenhauser. Poll of Commission: Ayes-5, Nays-0, Absent-2. Motion
Pamela E. Whisler