Planning and Zoning Commission minutes for August 15, 2017

August 15, 2017

Roll Call
Chair Ronda Detlefsen called the August 15 North Liberty Planning Commission meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. Commission members present: Jennifer Bleil, Ronda Detlefsen, Adam Gebhart, Jason Heisler, and Kylie Pentecost; absent – Rebecca Keogh and Patrick Staber.

Others present: Dean Wheatley, Tracey Mulcahey, Megan Benischek and other interested parties.

Agenda Approval
Gebhart moved, Heisler seconded to approve the agenda. The vote was all ayes. The agenda was approved.

Jimmy Jack’s Rib Shack Conditional Use
Staff Presentation
Wheatley presented the request from Adrian & Piper Enterprises LLC to approve a conditional use for outside eating at a new restaurant, Jimmy Jack’s Rib Shack, located on Community Drive overlooking the Liberty Centre Pond. Staff recommends approval of the application.
Applicants Presentation
The applicant was not present.
Public Comments
No public comments were offered.
Questions and Comments
The Commission offered positive feedback on the application.
Recommendation to the Board of Adjustment
Pentecost moved, Bleil seconded to recommend approval of the Jimmy Jack’s conditional use application to the Board of Adjustment. The vote was: ayes – Gebhart, Pentecost, Detlefsen, Heisler, Bleil; nays – none. Motion carried.

Approval of previous minutes
Bleil moved, Heisler seconded to approve the minutes from the previous meeting. The vote was all ayes. Minutes approved.

Old Business
Wheatley updated the Commission on GEICO’s revised site plan.

New Business
Wheatley reported there are two cases for the next commission meeting.

At 6:36 p.m., Bleil moved, Gebhart seconded to adjourn. All ayes. Meeting adjourned.