July 2, 2012


PRESENT:  John Wright, Rod Anding, Cheryl Schmidt, Mark Hottmann, Wayne Schutte, Bob Murphy, Dave Lucey, Terry Denruiter, Bill Gauger, KayDee Maxwell,

OTHERS:  Bob & Kate McQuade, Evy & Vern Halverson, Ingmar Nelson, Sally Amacher, Dave Roecker, Dick Lockman


Roll Call, all members are present


Anding motioned to approve the minutes from the June 4, 2012 meeting. Schutte seconded, motion passed.


Herbs Spices and More, Bob and Kate McQuade - Scott Godfrey from the County said that the conditional uses need to be updated. There is pottery and gifts on there now. They have been selling food since 1990. They also sell gifts and want to sell beer & alcohol. Their zoning is B2 now. Schutte motioned to approve conditional uses for a restaurant, alcohol sales, groceries and gifts. Schmidt seconded, motion passed. $250 fee was paid.


Dave Roecker - Helena Road. 30.5 acre parcel zoned Ag now, wants to do a land division and rezone to C1. 52.46 acres zoned A1. Anding motioned to approve a land division and rezone 30.5 acres to C1 and 52.46 acres to stay at A1. Schutte seconded, motion passed. $500 fee was paid.


Sally Amacher - Helena Road, wants to upgrade the mobile home she has on her site. 8x40 to a 14x70.  Schmidt motioned to approve the upgrade of a new mobile home. She has 60 days to get rid of the old mobile home. Hottmann seconded, motion passed.


Vern & Evy Halverson - want to sell a house and turn it into a bed & breakfast. 147 acres, house is in the center. Home off of Sweeny Road. Does the plan commission think this would be okay? They would not have a problem with this. It would have to be rezoned to B2.


Bernadine Williams - 7639 Helena Road. The mobile home is to be moved within 30 days of June 11. Dave Lucey told him he had until Aug. 1, 2012 to move the trailer. The $500/day fine will start Aug. 1, 2012 and will be billed back to May 26, 2012.


Bit-O-Green - Does anybody have a problem with moving in a 5th wheel camper in a spot? They have no problem with it.


Hartung is looking at a winery on Ray Hollow Road.


Anding motioned to adjourn. Schutte seconded, motion passed.