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November 13 Agenda Item 5
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Subject:
Public Hearing on 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 be included with this item (5 minutes).

ACTION: Schedule Order
Summary:
Staff requested 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 Community Development Director Amanda Stearns, and the proposed amendment.

 

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