Minutes of Helena Township Planning Commission July 13, 2021
Meeting called to order by Gurr at 7:00 P.M.
Opened with Pledge of Allegiance.
Roll Call: Present: Jim Gurr, Laura Westerman, Sue Moglovkin, Bonnie Robbins, Mike Robinson, Absent: Joe Bassil, Gordy Schafer. Township officials present: Butch Peeples
Approval of Agenda: Motion: Moglovkin, 2nd Westerman. Carried
Statement of Conflict of Interest: None
Approval of Minutes: As submitted. Motion: Moglovkin, 2nd Robinson. Carried
Public Comment: 2 in attendance.
Discussion of neighbor renting accessory dwelling as a long-term rental and problems caused by this. Is this considered a second residence in R1 which is not allowed? After lengthy discussion it was determined the zoning administrator should contact the township lawyer and discuss current language and determine if there is conflicting language about accessory structure use as a secondary residence and rental of such structures.
New Business: No zoning report submitted
Old Business: Discussion of zoning points tabled.
Public Comment: None
Adjourn: 8:35 P.M. Motion Moglovkin, 2nd Westerman. Carried
Respectfully Submitted, Bonnie Robbins Recording Secretary