DECEMBER 10, 1998, 7 PM




The meeting was called to order at 7:02 by Chairman Rob Pease with the following staff and planning commissioners present: Mayor Charles Knapper, Jim Finley, Yvonne McCurley, Mike Wood, Rob Pease, Orville Norton, Joe Rositano, Frank Wilson, Larry Felts. Applicants present were Bob Phillips and Joe Petroski with Castle Builders and Rev. Larry Guin, Paul Campbell and Phil Jones representing Jenkins Cumberland Presbyterian Church.


Prayer was led by Rev. Larry Guin with the Pledge of Allegiance following.


Item # 4 on the agenda: Minutes from November meeting were passed unanimously with an abstention by Joe Rositano after a motion was made by Charles Knapper and seconded by Larry Felts.


Item # 5 to adopt a Major Road Plan was deferred until Mike Wood could join the meeting.


Item #6 application for Final Site Plan approval by Jenkins Cumberland Presbyterian Church was reviewed. Paul Campbell mentioned that the new addition will resemble the existing building as much as possible. Motion to approve was made by Frank Wilson and seconded by Larry Felts. Passed unanimously.


Mike Wood entered the meeting and a public hearing was called to order at 7:09. Mike explained that the map he was showing had been derived from the Town’s Comprehensive Plan. A motion was by Frank Wilson, seconded by Joe Rositano to approve the Major Road Plan with the following changes: Cemetary road should be Clovercroft Road and Sam Donald should be shown ending on the east at King Street.. The motion passed unanimously. Public hearing was closed at 7:15.


Item # 7 Final Plat Approval for Castle Builders for Stonebrook Section 13C was discussed. Joe Petroski satisfactorily explained the comments given to the applicant on 11-25-98. The critical lots were discussed. The “reserve parcel” was discussed. A motion was made by Joe Rositano, seconded by Frank Wilson to approve with the condition that the reserve parcel be eliminated and distributed to lots 1334 or 1336, or a combination of the two. This motion passed unanimously.


Item # 8, a presentation by Bob Phillips, was deferred until next month due to an inability to obtain data on sewer taps on the land he wishes to purchases for his development. The land cannot be sold until sewer taps are established therefore Bob Phillips could not make the presentation at this time.



Item # 9, a handout from the Board of Aldermen on suggested changes to the Zoning Ordinance was discussed. The following items were favorably recommended by a unanimous vote when a motion was made by Joe Rositano, seconded by Larry Felts: Items # 7,8,9, 5D. All other items were unfavorably recommended by the same motion.


Items #10 &11 were deferred until January meeting when a motion to adjourn was made by Larry Felts and seconded by Joe Rositano. The motion passed unanimously and the meeting adjourned at 8:44 p.m.



These minutes submitted by Yvonne McCurley.


Approved on _____________19_____. Signed _____________________________

Franklin D. Wilson, Secretary