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The White County Area Plan Commission met Monday, January 13, 2002, at 7:30 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room, Second Floor, County Building, Monticello, Indiana.

Members attending were: Jay Clawson, Gary Barbour, David Rosenbarger, Charles Anderson, David Scott, Stephen Fisher, Don Ward, Dennis Sterrett. Also attending were Attorney Altman and Director Weaver.

Visitors Attending were: Dolores Downton, Mike Reynolds, Becky Reynolds, Jason & Jennifer Jordan, Ken Houghton, Donald W. Wiley, Bill Ashby, Janet L. Wiley, Mike Neal, Michael L. Collins, Michelle Reynolds, Jim Reynolds, Shayne Hintz, Steven Lytle, Amy Lytle, Jim Reynolds, Howard Taulbee, Margie Reynolds, David Adbing, Carter Sims, Dale Kelly, Jim Quackenbush, Marge Quackenbush, Charles R. Mellon, Kenneth & Rose Kelly, Mark Hay, Dow Dellinger, Grey Vogel, Jay & Nancy Welch, Opal Haley, Duane Hanni, Tom Diener, Dana Hershey, Sandy Best, Mike Diener, Trent Whitaker, Dwayne Long, Andrew Pack, Cathy Juntgen, Steve Juntgen, Mona Devnes, Tom Spackman, Janet Glotzbach, Richard Bailey, Les Oberle, Jeanette Oberle.

President Anderson stated that first on the agenda is reorganization. We have to have an election of officers here, nominations of officers.

Attorney Altman conducted the election of President. A motion was made and seconded that Charles Anderson remain as President. The vote was unanimous. President Anderson then conducted the election of Vice-President and Secretary. A motion was made and seconded for Dave Rosenbarger to be Vice-President. A motion was made and seconded that Don Ward remain as Secretary. All voting was unanimous.

Director Weaver informed the Board that she had received two proposals for the attorney’s position. Attorney Jerry Altman had mailed a proposal to all of the Board members and Attorney Larry Dill had faxed his proposal to the office. Director Weaver had made a copy of that proposal for each Board member and that was with their information given to them tonight. It was decided to hold an Executive Session before the next meeting to interview and discuss the proposals submitted for the position of Attorney. The Board decided to keep Attorney Altman as attorney until the next meeting.

The meeting was called to order by President Charles Anderson and roll call was taken. Jay Clawson made a motion to dispense with reading and approve the minutes of the November 12, 2002 meeting. Motion was seconded by Don Ward and carried unanimously.

THE TAPE RECORDER DID NOT RECORD THE ENTIRE MEETING.

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#808 Lenard & Julie Nuest; Requesting to rezone from A-1 to I-1 on 3.017 acres. The property is located Northwest of Monticello at 2579 E. 375 N.

Len Nuest was there representing requesting #808.

The Board informed Mr. Nuest that the Board would like to have a commitment stating that all the work would be done inside. If the property is sold or a home built adjacent to the property, a barrier must be put up.

The Board voted to table this request until the February 10, 2003 meeting to allow time for a commitment to be drawn up.

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#809 Robert D. Pavey; Owner, Darrell E. Powers; Applicant; Requesting to rezone from A-1 to R-4 on 44.5 acres. The property is located North of County Road 225 North directly behind 3148 N. 400 E.

 

Dow Dellinger, Attorney for Robert D. Pavey and Darrell E. Powers was present to represent the request.

 

Dow Dellinger stated, he would like to table the issue until the February meeting, so they could have a meeting with everyone involved to go over the plans. He set the meeting up for 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 18th at Peppercorn’s Restaurant.

 

Tom Spackman requested to speak regarding wetlands North of the property. He wanted to present documents to the board regarding the wetlands.

 

Jerry Altman stated, that he needed to hold on to them until the next meeting.

 

Joe Thomas stated, I did not get a letter regarding this meeting and that he lived right across from the property.

 

Director Weaver stated, letters went to adjoining property owners and his property does not adjoin the property in question.

 

Joe Thomas stated, it does too and showed a picture of the proposed plan.

 

Director Weaver stated, that is not where the plan was going. What you are showing us is already zoned for a mobile home park.

 

Joe Thomas stated, oh, I did not know that.

 

Dwayne Long stated, I would like for all of those here for this plan to raise their hands to show how many people are here.

 

Mike Neal spoke to the Board but was not picked up on the recording.

 

Michelle Reynolds wanted to present a signed petition to the Board.

 

Attorney Altman stated, you need to hold on to it until the next meeting.

 

Ken Kelly stated, I would like to thank everyone who came tonight and for all of the continued support.

 

We passed a notebook around, so everyone could put their addresses on it. Dow Dellinger was going to send out letters for Saturday’s meeting.

 

Request #809 was tabled until the February meeting.

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#276 Peter S. Rosi; Requesting approval of a 2 lot subdivision to be known as Rosi Addition. The property is located at 609 E. Fourth Street in the Town of Brookston.

Tim Rosi was there representing this for Peter Rosi.

Director Weaver stated that they had received their drainage approval from the White County Drainage Board.

The Secondary Approval request for a subdivision to be known as Rosi Addition located in the Town of Brookston was approved by a vote of 8 to 0, based on a finding of fact that the Standards of the Subdivision Control Ordinance have been met, primary approval has been granted and the Subdivision is in compliance.

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#279 Dale Kelly; Requesting approval of a 4 lot subdivision to be known as Kelly Subdivision. The property is located between U.S. Highway 24 and County Road 50 South and East of County Road 125 E.

Dale Kelly was present to discuss this with the Board.

Director Weaver stated that they had received their drainage approval from the White County Drainage Board.

Heike Roberson had questions regarding the restrictions for this subdivision.

The Secondary Approval request for a subdivision to be known as Kelly Subdivision located in Union Township, was approved by a vote of 8 to 0, based on a finding of fact that the Standards of the Subdivision Control Ordinance have been met, primary approval has been granted and the Subdivision is in compliance.

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#281 Howard & Opal Haley; Requesting approval of a 1 lot subdivision to be known as Halecrest – Part 4 on 0.796 of an acre. The property is located just West of West Shafer Drive and on the South side of Parses Road.

Opal Haley was representing this request.

Director Weaver stated that this was coming to the Board for a primary approval only.

The Primary Approval Request for a 1 lot subdivision to be known as Halecrest located in Union Township, was approved by a vote of 8 to 0, based on a finding of fact that the Standards of the Subdivision Control Ordinance have been met.

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The Board discussed having an Executive session on February 10 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss the two proposal for attorney. The Board asked Director Weaver to contact Attorney Dill and request that he be present at the Executive Session.

The Board approved the Zoning violation ordinance as presented. They also decided that the agenda needed to separate the violations and the request.

Director Weaver discussed with the Board the information she had researched for height requirements. The Board suggested that Director Weaver get with Dave Anderson, the Building Inspector to discuss this and bring it back to the Board.

A motion was made to adjourn and seconded.

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The meeting adjourned.

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

Donald W. Ward, Secretary

White County Area Plan Commission

 

Diann Weaver, Director

White County Area Plan Commission