May 23, 2011

Greenwood Town Board of Adjustment Hearing/Meeting / May 23, 2011

Clerk Trancheff called to order at 6:30 pm.

Present: John Aro, Ed Borchardt, Carol Maus, Dennis Orehek, Mickey Scipioni, Director Maki, Clerk Trancheff

Nomination of Chair: Orehek/Aro nominated Carol Maus.

MOTION Aro/Borchardt to close nominations and cast unanimous ballot for Carol Maus as Chairperson. Approved 5/0

Nomination of Vice-Chair: Orehek/Scipioni nominated John Aro as Vice-Chair.

MOTION Scipioni/Borchardt to close nominations and cast unanimous ballot for John Aro as Vice-Chairperson. Approved 5/0

Director Maki:

  1. The public hearing for Craig and Cindy Olson – 3394 Breezy Point Road – Applicants have pulled their request due to shoreland issues.
  2. Advised that the board will be able to use online training and possibly a training session at the hall for Planning Commission, Board Adjustment and Town Board. More information to come soon.
  3. Explained that there has been a change from Undue Hardship to Practical Difficulties for variances and gave the board information and examples of how it would work. Board of Adjustment members will take the information and review for future variances.

No other business for the board.

MOTION Scipioni/Orehek to adjourn at 6:57 pm.

Respectfully Submitted
Ellen Trancheff – Clerk
Carol Maus – ChairpersonĀ