PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING MINUTES of OCTOBER 8, 2020

COMMISSION MEMBERS PRESENT: Ken Estey, Nolan Edgar, Lynn Forrest
OTHERS PRESENT: Jane Douglas (South Newfane resident), Walter Dadik (Newfane DRB), David Cotton (Newfane DRB)

CALL TO ORDER
The meeting was called to order at 6:09pm by Ken Estey

ADDITIONS/AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
There were no additions or amendments to the agenda.

MINUTES
Motion was made by Lynn to accept and approve minutes of 9/24/20 meeting. Nolan seconded the
motion and it carried unanimously by voice vote.

UNSCHEDULED MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC
None

OLD BUSINESS
Short-term Rentals:
Lynn presented documents related to short-term rental discussion. Commission agrees to study documents. Lynn will talk to Merle Tessier to address Jane and Nolan’s question.
Zoning Bylaw – setback language:
David outlined Newfane DRB needs concerning zoning bylaw. David agrees to have the language ready in two weeks.

Planning Commission Membership:

Commission discussed Jane’s letter. Jane agrees to send letter to the Newfane Selectboard. Ken agrees to be in contact with the Newfane Selectboard.

NEW BUSINESS
None

CORRESPONDENCE
Jane’s letter expressing interest to become a Planning Commission member.

ADJOURN
A motion was made by Lynn and seconded by Nolan to adjourn. The motion carried unanimously by voice vote and the meeting adjourned at 7:37pm.

Respectfully Submitted,

Nolan Edgar