Application on behalf of Steele Road, LLC, owner, to amend SDD #139 at 243 Steele Road to increase the number of units from 150 to 160 by dividing five of the existing two-bedroom units in Buildings #3 and #4 (ten units total) approximately in half to create twenty one-bedroom units. Exterior changes to those buildings are also proposed but no increase in building size or height. (This Agenda item will be the subject of a formal public hearing on January 26, 2016 and may not be addressed during Public Forum pursuant to Town Council Rules) (971)
APPROVED, VOTE 8-1
Application on behalf of the owner, DHR North Main Street, LLC (“DHR”), to amend Special Development District plan #143 at 747 and 777 North Main Street. The amendment proposes modifications to the retaining walls, landscape plan, reconfiguration of the parking area, and relocation of the dumpster and transformer pad. (This Agenda item will be the subject of a formal public hearing on January 26, 2016 and may not be addressed during Public Forum pursuant to Town Council Rules) (954)
APPROVED, VOTE 9-0
Ordinance (Van Winkle) Declaring a six (6) month moratorium on the approval of ground-mounted and pole-mounted Solar Energy Systems in Residential Zones. (This agenda item will be the subject of a formal public hearing on January 26, 2016 and may not be addressed during Public Forum pursuant to Town Council Rules. (999)
Resolution (Slifka, Cantor, Casperson, Davidoff, Kerrigan, Wenograd) to Reappoint Joseph O’Brien as Corporation Counsel for the Term 2015 – 2017. (19)
Resolution (Van Winkle) Amending the Salary Range of Non-Union Director Positions. (1170)
Resolution (Van Winkle) Amending the Fees for Various Recreation Facilities. (194)
Resolution (Van Winkle) to Appropriate a Walmart Community Grant in the amount of $1,500 for the Purchase of Traffic Control Equipment for the Police Department. (195)
Resolution (Van Winkle) to Amend the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Budget of the Drug Enforcement Fund for the Purchase of a Police Vehicle. (1099)
REPORTS OF CORPORATION COUNSEL:
Reappoint Don Neville to Zoning Board of Appeals for a term ending 12/31/2020; Reappoint Todd Doyle as alternate member to Zoning Board of Appeals for a term ending 12/31/2020; Reappoint Richard Messenger as Town of West Hartford Representative for the Greater Hartford Transit District for a term ending 12/31/2019; Reappoint Kelley Fournier to the Advisory Commission for Persons with Disabilities for a term ending 12/31/2018.
From Mary Collins (1-8-16) resigning from the Bicycle Advisory Committee (321)
Notice of Town Planner’s intention to approve pursuant to Section 177-44C (9)(d) and (f) a request on behalf of KIC 342 North Main, LLC, & K Centennial 342, LLC, seeking approval for a revision to Special Development District plan #89 located at 342 North Main Street. The request is for minor modifications to site signage.
Essie S. Labrot
Town Clerk/Council Clerk
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SUSPENSE ITEMS: Resolution to Approve Town Clerk’s Application to the State Elections Enforcement Commission’s Municipal Filing Pilot Program.
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