Nolensville Historic Zoning Commission

Regular Meeting

September 24, 2009 – 7:00 p.m.

 

 

Board Members Present: Wanda Barker, Brant Brandon, Bob Crigger, Larry Felts, Betty Friedlander, and Josh Hughes

Staff Members Present: Attorney Bob Notestine, Henry Laird and Cathi Little

Citizens Present: 3

 

 

CALL MEETING TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 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 July 30, 2009, meeting of the Historic Zoning Commission. Commissioner Bob Crigger seconded the motion; which passed unanimously.

CITIZEN COMMENTS

None

NEW BUSINESS

Request by “The Roost” for a Certificate of Appropriateness to install a free-standing sign on the property located at 7307 Nolensville Road.

After some discussion regarding additional signs, Commissioner Larry Felts made a motion to approve the free-standing sign, along with the “Antiques” and “Open” sign hanging on the porch. Commissioner Joshua Hughes seconded the motion, which passed unanimously.

OLD BUSINESS

None

OTHER

Commissioner Friedlander made a motion to recommend to the Planning Commission to amend the Town of Nolensville Zoning Ordinance, Article 9.5.3 by deleting the words “in one (1) publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the Town” as follows:

9.5.3 Procedure Upon filing of a complete application, the Historic Zoning Commission has thirty (30) days to review the application and render its decision from its first consideration by the commission. With the exception of exterior painting of previously painted surfaces (see Article 1.10.0), a public hearing shall be held on the application to which notice shall be given to all adjacent property owners by U.S. Mail at least ten (10) days before the date of the hearing, and notice shall be given in one (1) publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the Town at least ten (10) days before the date of the hearing. In addition, a sign providing notice of the time, place, and proposed project shall be posted by the Town in a prominent location on the subject property at least ten (10) days before the date of the hearing. Approval of all minor projects including, but not limited to, the Minor Projects listed in Article 9.5.5, may be obtained by administrative approval by the Mayor and/or his designee and the chairman of the Historic Zoning Commission and/or his designee without a public hearing. This type of approval may be granted within seven (7) days of receipt of a completed application. Once approval is granted, the applicant must obtain all appropriate building permits.

Commissioner Brandon seconded the motion, which passed unanimously.

ADJOURNMENT

Commissioner Crigger made a motion to adjourn the meeting; Commissioner Larry Felts seconded the motion which, passed unanimously.

The meeting was adjourned at 7:14 p.m.

 

Approved:

 

 

 

  

Betty Friedlander, Secretary Date