Planning Commission Minutes

 Monday 1, April 2013


Minutes of the Norris Planning Commission meeting, held in the Council Room of the Norris Community Building, 20 Chestnut Drive.

Monday 1, April 2013

Commission Members Present: Chairman-Spencer Boardman, Secretary-Jeff Merritt, Jack Black, Chris Mitchell, Matt Zorvan, Ed Meyer and Joy Wilson

Also Present: May Boardman, Loretta Black, Pam Turner, Loretta Painter


I.          Call to Order:

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairman Spencer Boardman

II.         Hear the public:

No member of the public spoke.   

III.       Minutes 4, February 2013

Mr. Matt Zorvan made motion to approve minutes, Mr. Jack Black seconded.  All voted unanimously. 

IV. New Business

1.         Review ordinance 567 to Add/Remove street light.  Mr. Boardman reviewed ordinance 567 with Commissioners.  After discussion, Commission wants to add language under street light removal to read that such private individuals or organization would assume the cost of such removal.  Mr. Merritt made motion to recommend to City Council to add language under removal of street light to read:  A private individual or organization, may request a light to be removed, providing they assume the cost of such removal.  Affected abutters must also approve of this removal.  Mr. Zorvan seconded.  Mr. Boardman called for a vote.  All voted unanimously to approve. 


V.        Old Business

1.         Mr. Boardman asked if any Commissioners had any subjects that they wanted to bring up.  Mr. Boardman asked Commission to think about training in the near future.  Mr. Black suggested reviewing Manual on Planning responsibilities, Tennessee Planning Hand Book and City Charter.  Mr. Boardman asked members to review such.

Mrs. Joy Wilson made for a motion to adjourn.  Mr. Boardman seconded.  Commission voted unanimously to adjourn.


Submitted by Jeff Merritt, Secretary