April 22, 2019 - Hearing 19-08
Harlem Township Zoning Commission 3883 South State Route 605
Galena, Ohio 43021
April 22, 2019
Chair, Mike Kabler, called hearing HTZC 19-08 to order at 7:15 p.m. Mr. Kabler asked for a roll call of members.
Members Present: Robin Lobenstein, Joni Manson, Mike Kabler, Alan Czako, Tom Nied
Alternate Present: Bill Needham
Secretary: Sherrie Steele
Zoning Inspector: Not Present
Public Present: Marcia Vargo, 12514 Fancher Road, Westerville, OH 43082
Louis J. Vargo, 12514 Fancher Road, Westerville, OH 43082
Donna Ferrell, 6188 South State Route 605, Westerville, OH 43082
Jack Johnson, 12737 Bevelheimer Road, Westerville, OH 43081
Lisa Johnson, 12737 Bevelheimer Road, Westerville, OH 43081
Mark Ritchie, 6262 State Route 605 South, Westerville, OH 43082
Peggy McGeorge, 10240 Center Village Road, Galena, OH 43021
Mr. Kabler introduced Commission members and the secretary. Mr. Kabler explained the rules and hearing procedures. Mr. Kabler opened the hearing and asked the secretary to read the
The Harlem Township Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on the Reformatted Harlem Township Zoning Resolution to meet Delaware County standards.
The hearing will be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 7:15 p.m. at the Harlem Township
Firehouse, 3883 South State Route 605, Galena, Ohio 43021. The hearing is open to the public.
The application and accompanying documents are available for review by contacting Sherrie
Steele, Zoning Secretary at 740-965-6426.
Mike Kabler, Chairman
Mr. Kabler asked the secretary if the application was on the correct form. The secretary stated the application was on the correct form. Mr. Kabler asked the secretary if the applicant/agent had signed the application. The secretary stated both the Chair and Vice Chair had signed the application.
Mr. Kabler asked Commission members if there were any errors noted. Commission members found no errors.
Mr. Kabler asked the secretary for the recommendation from Delaware County Regional
Planning Commission. The secretary stated that DCRPC does not meet until April 25, 2019. The secretary had talked with DCRPC secretary who will have the minutes to the Township no later than April 29, 2019.
Mr. Kabler opened the hearing to the Commission and asked if there were any comments.
Commission members had no comments.
Mr. Kabler opened the hearing to the public and asked if they had any questions. Mr. Kabler summarized what the Zoning Commission is doing as some members of the public arrived after the hearing was started.
Peggy McGeorge asked if the pages would be numbered in the new formatting. Mr. Kabler
stated numbered pages would be a part of the new formatting.
Mr. Kabler asked if there were any further comments from the public. Being none, Mr. Kabler closed the public portion of the hearing.
Mr. Kabler opened the hearing to Commission members for further comments and questions. Commission members had no further comments or questions.
Mr. Kabler asked the pleasure of the Commission.
Ms. Manson stated in as much as application HTZC 19-08 conforms to the intent of the Harlem Township Comprehensive Plan and appears to meet all applicable aspects of the Harlem
Township Zoning Resolution, I move that the Hadem Township Zoning Commission recommend to the Harlem Township Board of Trustees said application be approved. Mr. Needham
seconded the motion. Mr. Kabler asked if there was any discussion on the motion. Being none, Mr. Kabler asked for a roll call vote on the motion. Robin Lobenstein, aye. Joni Manson, aye. Mike Kabler, aye. Alan Czako, aye. Tom Nied, aye. Motion carried.
Mr. Kabler stated the application would be forwarded to the Trustees who will meet on May
15, 2019. At that time the Trustees will set a date to hold their hearing on the application. The Trustees hearing must be held within 30 days of receipt of the application. There will be a 30 day waiting period once the Trustees make a decision on the application before a zoning permit is issued to allow the public the opportunity to referendum the decision.
Mr. Kabler asked if there were any further comments or questions. Being none, Mr. Kabler
adjourned the hearing at 7:27 p.m.
Sherrie Steele, Secretary