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Minutes/Edina City Council/July 7, 2009 <br /> Member Housh made a motion, seconded by Member Swenson, to close the public hearing. <br /> Ayes: Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> The Council discussed the Conditional Use Permit process, the proposed Code revision and asked <br /> questions of Mr. Teague. Member Bennett stated her concern with the protection of all R-1 <br /> neighborhoods from the adverse impact of nonresidential uses and large accessory buildings while <br /> the Planning Commission takes the ordinance revision under advisement. The Council noted the <br /> Interlachen application had been discussed numerous times, a number of similar maintenance <br /> structures had been permitted, and it was not anticipated that additional applications for <br /> maintenance structures would be received. <br /> Member Swenson made a motion, seconded by Member Brindle, to grant First Reading and <br /> waive Second Reading adopting Ordinance No. 2009-08, amending the City Code <br /> concerning regulation of accessory buildings in the R-1, Single-Dwelling Unit District. <br /> Rollcall: <br /> Ayes: Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Nays: Bennett <br /> Motion carried. <br /> Member Swenson made a motion, seconded by Member Bennett, directing the Planning <br /> Commission to prepare an ordinance amendment relative to CUPs for accessory buildings <br /> in the R-1 district to be returned for Council's consideration within ninety days. <br /> Ayes: Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> RESOLUTION NO. 2009-59 ADOPTED APPROVING CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT — <br /> INTERLACHEN COUNTRY CLUB, 6200 INTERLACHEN BOULEVARD — PUBLIC HEARING <br /> HELD Affidavits of Notice presented and ordered placed on file. Member Housh recused himself <br /> from consideration of this item due to his membership in the Interlachen Country Club. <br /> Planning Director Presentation <br /> Mr. Teague presented the Planning Commission's recommendation to approve the request of <br /> Interlachen Golf Course for a CUP for a new maintenance building and parking lot subject to <br /> findings and conditions outlined in the draft resolution. He advised the Council of the changes <br /> made to the building materials, building location shift to the east, increased landscape plan, and <br /> addition of a fence. <br /> Proponent Presentation <br /> Lyle Ward, 6613 Biscayne Boulevard, Interlachen Country Club Board of Governors, reviewed the <br /> history of Interlachen Country Club, its benefit to the City, and its need for a new maintenance <br /> facility to abide by current building codes, environmental laws, and employee safety codes. <br /> Craig Christensen, 5812 Hidden Lane, Interlachen Country Club Board of Governors, presented <br /> the project site and noted that all other golf courses in Edina had constructed new maintenance <br /> facilities. Mr. Christensen described the number of meetings held with the neighborhood and <br /> Planning Commission and commented on the importance of having facilities that fit this prestigious <br /> golf course. <br /> Truman Howell, architect of the project, described the outdoor lighting plan. <br /> The Council asked questions of Mr. Teague and the proponents about the specifics of the project. <br /> It was agreed the buffered landscape would address many concerns that had been expressed and <br /> the proponent was advised of noise disturbances caused by equipment start up, back-up beepers, <br /> and radios. The proponent stated their equipment was not equipped with back-up beepers, radios <br /> Page 2 <br />