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October 16 Agenda Item 8
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Subject:
Introduction of an amendment to the Zoning and Site Plan Review Ordinance to amend the definition of farming in the Farm and Forest District to include commercial greenhouses.

A public comment period will not be included with this item.

ACTION: Schedule Public Hearing
Summary:
Staff request that the Council consider an amendment to the definition of Farming to allow commercial greenhouses in the Farm and Forest District.  The ordinance currently excludes them, prohibiting commercial greenhouses anywhere in town except as part of a nursery in the Village Center Districts.  Please find attached an introduction letter, a memo to Councilor Pierce from Amanda Stearns, Community Development Director and a proposed amendment.

 

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