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Meeting Name: ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 10/4/2011 9:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Room 301-B, City Hall
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     Meeting convened at 9:11 a.m.    Roll call Not available
110644 01.AppointmentAppointment of Jonathan Hackbarth to the Standards and Appeals Commission by the Mayor. (4th Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Johnathan Hackbarth Ald. Wade joined the committee at 9:13 a.m.
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110645 02.AppointmentReappointment of Mark Knapp to the Standards and Appeals Commission by the Mayor. (10th Aldermanic District)

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Mark Knapp
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110587 13.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to the Second Amendment to the Detailed Planned Development known as Central Greens (f/k/a Story Hill Place), for construction of greenhouses, on land located on the south side of West Bluemound Road and east of North 51st Street, in the 10th Aldermanic District.

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Vanessa Koster, Department of City Development Ald. Zielinski joined the committee at 9:18 a.m. Ald. Murphy said that the majority of the neigborhood was in support with some opposing. Despite some concerns, he was in support. Individuals appearing on behalf of the development and in support: Bowen Dornbrook, Central Greens Operations Manager Sheila Ferrari, Central Greens Member Mr. Dornbrook gave a PowerPoint presentation and information on the proposed Central Greens development, greenhouse, and aquaponics operation. Ald. Witkowiak opened the meeting to the public. Individuals appearing in opposition: Carlen Hatala, 5008 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53208 Trevor Williams, 5036 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53208 Ms. Hatala said that she was concerned with the site planning and aesthetics of the proposed greenhouse. Her issues included: lack of space for retail, lack of parking, an industrial appearance, and added congestion to existing crowdedness in the area. Mr. Williams had the following concerns: the previous greenhouse was an eyesore, the current land is for residential use, the area is within a historic district, the new greenhouse would diminish property values within the area, and the greenhouse would push retail space to ten feet from the curb. He requested for changes to the proposal that would allow for parking, room for retail space, and architectural changes to the proposal. Ms. Koster stated that the City Plan Commission was in support and found this proposal consistent. Ald. Murphy moved passage. (Prevailed 5-0) Ald. Wade, Zielinski, and Bauman moved to be added as cosponsors. There were no objections.
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110602 04.ResolutionResolution approving Amendment No. 1 to the Project Plan for Tax Incremental District No. 63, Rexnord Industries LLC/Falk Gear Group Project, and authorizing expenditures, in the 8th Aldermanic District.

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Jim Scherer, Department of City Development Dan Sterk, Director of Operations Support for Rexnord Mr. Scherer gave a PowerPoint presentation and information on the proposed amendment. M. Martin Morics, Comptroller, appeared at the table in support. Ald. Murphy moved adoption. (Prevailed 5-0) Ald. Zielinski moved to vote aye for agenda items 1 and 2 relating to file numbers 110644 and 110645. There were no objections.
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110627 15.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to the First Amendment to a Detailed Planned Development known as Bishop's Creek, to allow for Phase III development, on land located west of North 32nd Street and south of West Hampton Avenue, in the 1st Aldermanic District.

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Vanessa Koster, Department of City Development Daren Daniels, Project Administrator for Bishop's Creek Ms. Koster said that the City Plan Commission was in support. There was no public testimony. Ald. Wade moved passage. (Prevailed 5-0)
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110703 06.ResolutionResolution approving the Land Disposition Report for property in the Menomonee Valley Industrial Park for sale to J.F. Ahern Co. for development of its regional office and fabricating facility, in the 8th Aldermanic District.

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Dave Misky, Redevelopment Authority Bob Fischer, Executive Vice President - J. F. Ahern Company Ald. Murphy moved adoption. (Prevailed 5-0)
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110738 17.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to fence regulations.

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Jeff Osterman, Legislative Reference Bureau Catherine Cooper, Legislative Aide - Aldermanic District 13 Tom Mishefske, Department of Neighborhood Services Ald. Murphy moved to hold to the call of the Chair. (Prevailed 5-0)
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     Meeting adjourned at 11:14 a.m. Chris Lee, Staff Assistant    Not available
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