Planning Commission Minutes
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015 GRAYLING CHARTER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015 GRAYLING CHARTER TOWNSHIP
PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES
1. Meeting called to order 7:00 P.M. by acting chairperson Robson.
2. Pledge of Allegiance.
3. Roll call:
Present: Long, Cox, Roth, and Robson
Absent: Jansen (conflict)
Supervisor Harland as recording secretary.
Also present: Ben Varney, Lukas Varney, David Waltz, Rob LaBelle, Daniel Yeary, Daniel L. Yeary and Ron Godlewski
4. Motion by Long support by Cox to approve minutes of July 15, 2015. Four ayes, one absent. Motion carried.
5. Case #15-04 SU,SP Special Use, Site Plan Review
Petitioner: Pyramid Network Services
Address: 4700 Hunt St
Cass City, MI 48726
Subject prop. address: East Four Mile Rd
Property ID#: 040-40-031-15-035-00
Zoning: RF Recreational Forest
Lot size: 10 acres
Request: Special use to build a 260 ft. guyed wireless communication tower and Site Plan review for same.(revised site plan for self support tower 9-22-15)
Zoning Justification: Ordinance 2010-02 site Development Standards XX 20.01 P, 1-13, Special Use Ordinance article XVIII Section 18.03, A,C, D, E, F Site plan Review XIX Section 19.01 A-5, B, C, D 19.02 & 19.08
Petitioner asked to go ahead with only four board members present - granted.
Petitioner explained request in detail – need of service in area. This site will provide additional service and may provide other servers and services.
Comment and questions from Dan Yeary regarding tower location and how it affects property tax.
Comments from Rob LaBelle regarding cell coverage and tower failure history.
Followed by discussion, questions and answers by Board.
Motion by Long support by Roth to approve Special Use Permit as presented. Four ayes, one absent. Motion carried.
Motion by Long support by Roth to approve Site Plan. Four ayes, one absent. Motiion carried. (work sheets on file)
6. Motion by Long support by Roth to approve Robson as Vice-Chair. Four ayes, one absent. Motion carried.
7. Motion by Cox support by Roth to adjourn. Four ayes, one absent. Motion carried.