MINUTES OF THE BETHANY ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS SPECIAL MEETING OF WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019 Page 1 of 2
The special meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals was called to order at 7:00 p.m. in the Commission Meeting Room of the
, Bethany Town
Hall . 40 Peck Road,
Roll call was taken.
The following Board Members were present:
Thomas Mabry, Vice-Chairman, Acting as Chairman
Margaret Foley, Member
Nick Poulmas, Member
Mark Stricker, Member
April Stirling, Alternate Member, seated as a voting member
Rob Huxley, Alternate Member, seated as a voting member
The following Board Members were absent:
Thomas Magda, Chairman
Also present were: Isabel Kearns, Zoning Enforcement Officer
Kevin McSherry, Town Attorney
· Continue discussion on the application submitted by Peter Kaminski and Julianne Stach for a Zoning Appeal of improper interpretation of the Bethany Zoning Regulations, Section 4.2 regarding a Cease and Desist Order, dated November 15, 2018, for outside storage. Public hearing closed on March 11, 2019.
The Board started their deliberation on the subject Zoning Appeal.
Some Board members stated that they visited the site again to look at the location of the septic, leaching fields and reserve area.
Board members discussed other possible locations on the property for wood to be stacked and stored.
Board members discussed with the Town Attorney amending the Cease and Desist Order dated November 15, 2018.
The Board came to a consensus on the following:
· Have big logs that are unprocessed moved to the southwest corner on the subject property.
· Have processed wood screened.
· Plantings to take place as soon as possible.
Attorney McSherry will prepare a draft motion from the comments made by Board Members and email to Board Members for any other comments or amendments before the next regular meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Voting for: Mabry, Foley, Stricker, Stirling, Huxley.
Antonia R. Marek, Clerk
for the Zoning Board of Appeals