Board of Adjustment
April 4, 2016
The City of Mount Holly Planning Commission met on April 4, 2016 at 6:30pm at the Municipal Complex located at 400 East Central Avenue, Mount Holly. Those members present were Vice Chairman Carlton Broome Tom Springs, Melanie Wilson, Will Crist, Barry Rumfelt, Leroy Thorns and Myles Biggerstaff. City Manager Danny Jackson, Planning Director Greg Beal, Planner Brian DuPont, Attorney Anthony Foxx and Matt Kusak were also present at the meeting.
Discussion and approval of an Order by the Board of Adjustments, regarding the appeal of the Zoning Enforcement Officer's denial of an application for non-conforming use for the property located at 300 Belmont-Mount Holly Road. Motion to go into a closed session made by Mr. Biggerstaff second made by Mr. Rumfelt all members were in favor.
Mr. Fox stated the purpose for this closed session was to walk the Board of Adjustments through the order. Also, to make sure the Board read through the order and reflect this decision in now the Board is prepared to take action in regards to this proposal. Mr. Biggerstaf made a motion to adopt the Order that has been presented and that each member has read through the order. Mr. Springs seconded Mr. Biggerstaff motion. Mr. Biggerstaff made the motion to come out of closed session second made by Mr. Springs all members were in favor.
The Board of Adjustments moved to the third item on the agenda staff updates and open Discussion. Mr. Beal stated that the Planning Board Membership is still open we have two applicants and we can move forward with the interviews. This position has been advertised for about four months. This position use to belong to Jeff Meadows and needs to be filled. Mr. Crist made the motion to have the interviews in an open session. Mr. Rumfelt seconded and all members were in favor.
Mr. Beal continues with the third item Set date for Annual Dinner. This dinner is for Planning Commission and their spouses which will take place Thursday May 12th at 6:00pm Old Stone.
Mr. Spring stated that he was impressed with staff especially Mr. DuPont and it gave him a deeper appreciation for this job.
With there being no other items for discussion Mr. Rumfelt made a motion to adjourn which was seconded by Mr. Crist and all members in favor. The meeting was adjourned at 7:10pm.
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