11-9-2016 Planning Commission Regular Meeting Minutes




The New London Township Planning Commission Meeting opened at 7:00 PM.   Present were:  Ron Ragan, Chairman; Mary Anne Steel, Vice Chairman; and Members, Charlie Humkey, Martha Straus, and Lynn Klingensmith, Also present was Township Consultant, David Sweet.    The minutes were recorded by Maureen Zdun.

Public Comment

There was no public comment.


Ron Ragan asked the Planning Commission if there were any additions or corrections to the Minutes.  Charlie Humkey made a motion, seconded by Lynn Klingensmith, to approve the September 14, 2016 Minutes.  The vote was unanimous.

No Solicitation / No Peddling Ordinance

There was some discussion whether the Ordinance should be drafted to not allow any solicitation or peddling in New London Township or be drafted to say that solicitation or peddling would be allowed with licenses or permits being issued.  It was decided to draft the Ordinance as not allowing solicitation or peddling in New London Township.

Subdivision and Land Development Recreation Land and Facilities

Township Consultant, David Sweet distributed the latest revised draft of the Ordinance to the Planning Commission.  The draft was reviewed and Mr. Sweet advised that the bolded text will be taken out of the draft.

R – 1 and R – 2 Consolidation

Township Consultant, David Sweet, distributed the latest revision of the New London Township Zoning Ordinance Consolidation of RA, R – 1, and R – 2 District with Related Code Changes dated November 9, 2016.  The Planning Commission reviewed the draft.  There was some discussion regarding the draft.


On a motion made by Mary Anne Steel, seconded by Lynne Klingensmith, and approved unanimously the meeting was adjourned at 8:45 PM.