COMMISSION MEMBERS PRESENT: Nolan Edgar, Ken Estey, Jane Douglas, Max Vandervliet
OTHERS PRESENT: Walt Dadik (Newfane DRB)
CALL TO ORDER
Ken called the meeting to order at 6:01 pm.
ADDITIONS/AMENDMENTS TO THE AGENDA
A motion was made by Jane and seconded by Max to approve the August 8, 2022 regular meeting minutes as presented. The motion carried unanimously by voice vote.
UNSCHEDULED MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC
Tiny House Zoning bylaw revision proposal:
Commissioners discussed current state of Tiny House Zoning bylaw revision work. Commissioners agree that Jane and Kate will work on a draft proposal to update mobile homes section of bylaw, aiming to increase density.
Report-back from August 15 and September 6 Selectboard meetings:
Ken gave report back on his attendance at the August 15 and Alyssa Sabetto’s presentation on the proposed floodplain and river corridor bylaw revision. Jane attended the September 6 Newfane
Selectboard meeting and asked for and gained the Selectboard’s go-ahead to continue work on the proposed floodplain and river corridor bylaw revision.
Fall 2022 Planning Commission priorities, sequencing, assignments of projects:
Ken mentioned the list of the priorities for the Fall 2022 meetings.
Floodplain & River Corridor Zoning bylaw revision proposal update:
Ken gave an update on where the bylaw revision stands particularly with respect to the funding that Alyssa Sabetto has from the WRC to work with us on preparing this bylaw revision.
Broadband Update, Deerfield Valley Communications Union District:
Jane gave update on recent/upcoming work with the Deerfield Valley Communications Union District.
Development Review Board (DRB) update:
Walt Dadik reported that there are no active inquiries or applications at this point.
Discussion of Vermont Community Leadership Summit – August 10:
Ken and Jane reported back on their attendance at the 2022 Vermont Community Leadership Summit on August 10.
Agenda Building for September 22 meeting:
Ken noted received correspondence about the VLCT Town Fair on October 6 & 7.
A motion was made by Nolan and seconded by Max to adjourn the meeting at 7:01pm. The motion carried unanimously by voice vote.