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LiveAgenda / Index of Contents   On the left, clickable timestamps that allow you to view the meeting video starting at that point in time.

(apologies for any misspelled names.)

0:00 Start

00:10 1. CALL TO ORDER

00:15 2. ROLL CALL

00:40 3. ADOPTION OF AGENDA

00:58 4. CALL TO THE PUBLIC  

03:25  Jason Megry, 58 Barker RD  Attorney for an applicant

04:00  Keri Valmassei,

04:45  Brant Johnson

06:00  Adam Olney

07:00  5. CLARIFICATIONS FROM COMMISSION

07:10  6. CORRESPONDENCE:

6.A. Hamburg Township Planning Commission – Master Plan Notice

6.B. Marihuana Correspondence

 

08:15 7. PUBLIC HEARINGS 

 

11:02  7A. Case #JPC200002 R GS Ashley, LLC, 22 Barker/9615 Main, Whitmore, MI 48189 for a an Adult Use & Provisioning Center.

21:50  Keri Valmassei, Executive Director of the Madison Heights/Hazel Park Chamber of Commerce

23:50  Kymm Clark: Madison Heights Councilwoman

28:46  Adam Olney

29:35  Bill Rohr  9610 Main St

32:32  Dylan Atkinson  17 Anna Dr

33:45  Dee Eberhard

 

36:54  7B. Case #JPC200004 Great Lakes Logistical Experts, LLC, 587 W Northfield Church Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105 for a Class A Marihuana Grow.

46:52  Margo Hauskord, Meyer Centennial Farm

51:05  Chris Craft: (doesn't know the PC is an unelected body)

54:18  Craig Warburton

57:58  Douglas Dorfler 6449 Lincoln Way

1:01:40  Susan Shink and Tom Hatch

1:04:32  Suzy Wienckowski

1:06:50  Brian Gimmety

1:09:30  Carol Yarrington

1:20:00  Chair's questions

1:30:42  7C. Case #JPC200005 Green Guys Group, 9545-9551 Main, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189 for a Retail & Provisioning Center.

 

9 PM Meeting resumes

 

1:59:58  7D. Case #JPC200006 RTMC Enterprises, 50 E N Territorial Rd., Whitmore, MI 48189 for a Retail & Provisioning Center.

2:20:02  7E. Case #JPC200007 Whitmore Wellness / Pure Buds, 8475 Main, Whitmore, MI 48189 for a Retail & Provisioning Center.

2:34:32  7F. Case #JPC200008 Michigan Pure Green, LLC, 52 Barker, Whitmore, MI 48189 for an Adult Use & Provisioning Center.

 

2:55:41  8. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

2:55:45  A. Board of Trustees

2:56:04  B. ZBA C. Staff None

2:56:18  D. Planning Consultant

3:01:08  E. Parks and Recreation

3:01:38  F. Downtown Planning Group

3:01:52  9. UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None

3:01:54  10. NEW BUSINESS Discussion of scheduling hearings, application process phases, moving applicants forward

3:09:16  11. APPROVAL OF PRECEDING MINUTES: July 1, 2020 Regular Meeting

3:09:44  12. FINAL CALL TO THE PUBLIC

3:10:35   Brant Johnson, East Lansing asks whether applicants can request a second public hearing. The chair, Mr. Lippens, Ms Chick, Mr Dwyer, Mr Cousino, Mr Zarzecki, Mr Iaquinto and Ms Infante respond

13. COMMENTS FROM THE COMMISSIONERS

3:19:25  Chairperson Larry Roman

3:20:00  Ms. Chick

3:20:43  Mr Dwyer

3:21:08  Mr Zarzecki

3:21:58  Mr Iaquinto

3:22:25  Ms Infante

3:22:40  14. ANNOUNCEMENT: Next Regular Meeting – August 5, 2020

15. ADJOURNMENT

 

Click here to watch the July 1st Planning Commission zoom session with chapters / liveAgenda

Gronow introduced himself and his Leland farm plans - Luxury ranch apartments: 200 apartments and 90 single family homes costing under $300,000.  He said that he has followed the Leland property history, that he plans to work another 7 or 8 years ,and that this project will be his "crowning achievement and swan song," a signature development.

 

LiveAgenda - in the form of chapters.  These chapters are on the VideoNorthfield/YouTube timeline as well as in the Description beneath the video.

0:00 Start

00:10 CALL TO ORDER

00:15 ROLL CALL

01:05 ADOPTION OF AGENDA

01:10 CALL TO THE PUBLIC None

01:46 CLARIFICATIONS FROM COMMISSION None

          CORRESPONDENCE None

          PUBLIC HEARINGS None

          REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

01:56 Board of Trustees Report

02:34 ZBA Report

02:41 Staff Report

02:47 Planning Consultant

04:05 Parks and Recreation

04:58 Downtown Planning Group

05:15 UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

05:34 Planner Introduction of Marihuana Facility Cases

19:48 Planner Lippens shares the Pending Packet reviews spreadsheet.

          This is the list of Pot Biz applications.

25:50 Planner Lippens takes the PC on a google map streetview tour of proposed pot businesses

43:00 NEW BUSINESS None

43:05  APPROVAL OF PRECEDING MINUTES: June 17, 2020 Regular Meeting

43:32 FINAL CALL TO THE PUBLIC

43:48 Developer Steve Gronow introduces himself and his Leland farm plans -

  • Luxury ranch apartments.
  • 7 or 8 more years of work.
  • a couple of signature projects.
  • "my crowning achievement and swan song will be this 90 acre Leland Farm development."
  • 200 apartments 90 single family homes Under $300,000 homes, for the schools

48:05 COMMENTS FROM THE COMMISSIONERS

49:03 ANNOUNCEMENT: Next Regular Meeting – July 15, 2020

49:09 ADJOURNMENT

 

The meeting docs: 

7/1/2020 Northfield Township PC meeting Agenda

7/1/2020 Northfield Township PC meeting packet [potbiz applications]   [This is a HUGE download: 146MB]

6/17/2020 Northfield Township PC meeting minutes, draft

 

The meeting:

Please click the "Youtube" at the bottom of the YouTube Player after you fire it up.  That

will take you to the player with chapters and the liveAgenda index in the video description.