Public Hearing
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Agenda

FIVE HUNDRED FORTY-NINTH MEETING

TUESDAY–JUNE 13, 2017– 7:00 P.M.

AGENDA

 

PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to be heard at this meeting please sign the speaker list provided on the table at the side of the Council Chamber.  The Chairman reserves the right to limit the amount of time each speaker has for each agenda item.

 

 

  1. Roll Call

 

  1. Approval of Minutes from the May 9, 2017 meeting

 

  1. Plat of Correction and Resolution No. 17-05-PC- Millbrook Woods Subdivision- Dorset Road, filed by Brookfield Washington, LLC.

 

Public Hearing on Application

 

Final Action by Planning Commission

 

  1. Planning Commission Annual Report and Resolution No. 17-06-PC

 

Public Hearing on Application

 

Final Action by Planning Commission

 

  1. Adjourn

Minutes

The meeting convened in the Council Chambers of the Laurel Municipal Center at 7:00 P.M., with Chairwoman Mitzi R. Betman, presiding. The roll was called with Mr. John R. Kish, Vice Chairman, Mr. Bill Wellford, and the Honorable G. Rick Wilson present. Also present were Mr. Martin A. Flemion, Executive Officer, Ms. Christian L. Pulley, Director, Mr. Nathan D. Grace, Planner II and Ms. Sara Green, Secretary to the Commission. There was approximately one (1) member of the public in attendance.

 

Chairwoman Betman and the Commissioners congratulated Ms. Pulley who was appointed by Mayor Moe and confirmed by the Council to be the new Director of the Department of Economic and Community Development at the June 12, 2017 Mayor and City Council hearing.

 

Mr. Wellford made a motion to approve the minutes of the May 9, 2017 meeting as written. Mr. Kish seconded the motion, Mr. Wilson cast a vote of “Yes”, and Chairwoman Betman abstained, as she was not present at the May meeting.

 

Next, Mr. Nathan D. Grace, Planner II presented the Technical Staff Report dated May 17, 2017 regarding the Plat of Correction Application for Millbrook Woods Subdivision- Dorset Road, filed by Brookfield Washington, LLC., 3201 Jermantown Road Fairfax, Virginia 22030. Mr. Grace stated that the Applicant was requesting approval to correct the plat that was previously approved by the Commission. Mr. Grace said that this would be accomplished by removing two (2) easements that were labeled to be abandoned (One in lot 4 and one in lot 5) that were never recorded. The Technical Staff Report recommended approval of the request.

 

Chairwoman Betman opened the public hearing on the application at 7:04 p.m. and noted that Mr. Mike Mitchell, P.E., Morris and Ritchie Associates, 14280 Park Center Drive Suite A Laurel, Maryland 20707, representing the Applicant, was signed up to speak. Mr. Mitchell said that he was available for questions. There was no one else signed up and no one came forward to speak regarding the application. Chairwoman Betman closed the public hearing at 7:05 p.m.

 

The Commission, on motion by Mr. Wilson, seconded by Mr. Kish, and carried on a roll call vote of all members present, voted to approve the Plat of Correction Application for Millbrook Woods Subdivision- Dorset Road and Resolution No. 17-05-PC as presented.

 

The last agenda item was the Annual Report for Calendar Year 2016. Ms. Pulley provided a summary of the report and said that local planning departments were required to submit an annual report to the Maryland Department of Planning for the previous calendar year by July 1st of the current year.

 

Chairwoman Betman opened the public hearing regarding the Annual Report for 2016 at 7:07 p.m. and noted that there was no one signed up and no one came forward to speak regarding the item. Chairwoman Betman closed the public hearing at approximately 7:08 p.m.

 

Mr. Wellford made a motion to approve the 2016 Annual Report and Resolution No. 17-06-PC. Mr. Wilson seconded the motion and roll call continued with all other members present voting in favor of the motion.

 

There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 7:10 p.m.

 

 

Approved:  Sara Green, Secretary to the Commission                                                                           Date:   July 11, 2017

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