NEWFANE PLANNING COMMISSION SPECIAL MEETING

MINUTES of February 16, 2024

COMMISSION MEMBERS PRESENT: Kate Gehring, Nolan Edgar, Jane Douglas, James Bressor

OTHERS PRESENT (Zoom): Ann Golob (Newfane Selectboard)

CALL TO ORDER
The meeting was called to order at 6:04 pm.

ADDITIONS/AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
None.

MINUTES
A motion was made by Nolan and seconded by Jane to approve the February 8, 2024 regular meeting minutes as presented. The motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

PUBLIC COMMENT
None.

OLD BUSINESS
Bylaw Modernization Grant:
Commissioners and Ann Golob reviewed the Bylaw change recommendations provided by Windham Regional Commission. Commissioners agree that clarification is needed on a number of the recommendations. Commissioners will prepare questions to ask Sue Westa at the next joint meeting on March 14, 2024.

Zoning Administrator position:
Ann gave a brief update on the process of selecting a new Zoning Administrator.

Use of ARPA funds as a revolving loan fund for housing:
Ann gave an update about ARPA funds.

CORRESPONDENCE
None.

ADJOURNMENT
A motion was made by James and seconded by Jane to adjourn the meeting at 7:59 pm. The motion carried unanimously by voice vote.

Respectfully Submitted,
Nolan Edgar