Town of Nolensville Historic Zoning Commission

Regular Meeting

March 26, 2009 – 6:30 p.m.

Board Members Present: Wanda Barker, Brant Brandon, Bob Crigger, Larry Felts, Betty Friedlander and Josh Hughes Staff Members Present: Cathi Little and Attorney Bob Notestine

CALL MEETING TO ORDER

The Meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by Chair Wanda Barker. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE The Pledge of allegiance was led by Chair Barker.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Commissioner Betty Friedlander made a motion to approve the minutes from the December 18, 2008, meeting of the Historic Zoning Commission. Commissioner Bob Crigger seconded the motion. Commissioner Larry Felts recused himself as he wasn’t a Commission member at that time. The motion passed unanimously.

CITIZEN COMMENTS

None

NEW BUSINESS

100 King Street, United Telephone Company - replacing and changing design of roof Ronnie Burton appeared on behalf of United Telephone Company. United Telephone Company applied for a Certificate of Appropriateness to install a new roof with pitched design after experiencing leaking due to a damaged roof. This building houses telephone communications equipment that is critical to area communications, 911 communications and FAA communications. Installation was done on an emergency basis and the company is requesting approval from the commission after the work is done to be in compliance. Mr. Burton stated that they are also making landscaping improvements to the property; such as removing the chain link fence and will be replacing shrubs, etc. Commissioner Friedlander, who is also on the Design Review Committee, will bring this up at the next meeting.


Commissioner Josh Hughes asked about the fascia board on the side being wavy. It may be possible to contact the roof contractor and ask them to install wood behind the fascia board to stabilize it. Commissioner Friedlander made a motion to approve the Certificate of Appropriateness, with the condition that the wavy fascia board will be repaired and the Town Planner notified. Commissioner Felts seconded the motion, which passed unanimously.

7280 Nolensville Road, Nolensville Feed Mill - Request for exterior sign

Darrin Scheff, owner of the Feed Mill, applied for a Certificate of Appropriateness for a new sign to replace the existing “Antiques” sign, which will be comparable to the other signs previously approved by this commission for this business. Commissioner Felts made a motion to approve the Certificate of Appropriateness; Commissioner Crigger seconded; the motion passed unanimously.

OLD BUSINESS

Historic Zoning Commission Officer Election By acclamation, Wanda Barker will remain Chair person, Josh Hughes will be Vice Chair, and Betty Friedlander will be Secretary.

OTHER Commissioner Felts made a motion to move the time of the Historic Zoning Commission meetings from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Commissioner Crigger seconded. The motion passed unanimously. There was some discussion regarding scheduling a workshop to discuss color combinations to be used in the Historic District.

ADJOURNMENT The meeting was adjourned at 7:15 p.m. Approved: Betty Friedlander, Secretary Date