Special Meeting Synopsis – Webster Township 8/9/18



The Webster Township Special Board Meeting was called to order at 6:00 pm, by Supervisor John Kingsley on August 9, 2018 at the Township Hall, 5665 Webster Church Road, Dexter, MI 48130. Members Present: Supervisor: John Kingsley, Clerk: Barbara Calleja, Treasurer: Carol Whitney, Trustees: Gary Koch, John Scharf, John Westman, Richard Kleinschmidt, Deputy Clerk: Donna Whitney and 60 citizens.

Motion to approve the agenda as presented. Carried.

Motion to adopt resolution #11-18 amending the Webster Township Zoning Ordinance Sections 2.10, 13.105.A.(2) and 13.160.

Motion to rescind previous motion. Carried.

Motion to postpone Resolution #11-18 and Amendments of Nuisance Ordinance Section 3.4, until next regular meeting. Carried.

Motion to adopt Resolution #12-18 as presented by the Planning Commission, amending Section 3, Amendment of Article 9, Section 9.12.C.ix of the Zoning Ordinance: Agribusiness District (AB) – Special Uses, adding an additional Agricultural District in addition to an Agribusiness District and having Farmers Markets as a Special Use in the Agricultural District, and naming it Section 9.10.C.xxviii. Carried.

Motionto adopt Resolution #13-18 as written, rescinding previous amendments to the Webster Township Zoning Ordinance Section 9.10.B.ix. Agriculture District (AG)-Permitted Uses that was adopted by the Webster Township Board on September 19, 2017, amending  Article 2, Section 2:10 definitions of Farm Operation and Seasonal Agri-tourism, inserting new definitions for Farm Operation Seasonal Agri-tourism, and amending Article 9, Section 9.10.B.ix to read Seasonal Agri-tourism.  Carried.

Motionto adopt Resolution #14-18, Amendment of Section 3.6.C.(iv) of the Public Nuisances

Ordinance. Carried.

Motion to adjourn the meeting at 8:45 p.m. Carried.

Respectfully Submitted, Barbara Calleja, Webster Township Clerk

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Seth Kinker

Reporter/Digital Media for The Sun Times News

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