City of Monticello
CITY OF MONTICELLO
WRIGHT COUNTY, MINNESOTA
AN INTERIM ORDINANCE ALLOWING PLACES OF PUBLIC ASSEMBLY ON A TEMPORARY BASIS AS A PRINCIPAL OR ACCESSORY USE IN A B-3 (HIGHWAY BUSINESS) DISTRICT BY INTERIM USE PERMIT
THE MONTICELLO CITY COUNCIL ORDAINS AS FOLLOWS:
WHEREAS, the City of Monticello shall adopt this ordinance to allow the City of Monticello time to study and consider appropriate land use controls regulating places of public assembly; and
WHEREAS, the City of Monticello is presently conducting a planning study for the purpose of considering amendment of its official controls regarding appropriate uses in zoning districts; and
WHEREAS, there is a need for a study to be conducted so that the City can review its land use zoning regulations to identify the potential issues and impact of permitting a place of public assembly in various zoning districts; and
WHEREAS, there is a need for an interim ordinance to be adopted for the purpose of protecting the planning process and the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of the City until such a study has been completed.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the City Council of the City of Monticello, Minnesota:
1. Pursuant to Minn. Stat. 462.355, et seq., the City hereby adopts and approves the order for interim ordinance temporarily relaxing Monticello Zoning Ordinance Use Standards (Section 5.1, Table 5.1: Uses By District) within the City of Monticello.
2. This ordinance shall take effect and be in full force from and after its passage and publication. It shall remain in effect until the adoption of the official controls contemplated herein or September 1, 2014, whichever occurs first.
3. Places of Public Assembly shall be permitted on a temporary basis as a principal or accessory use in a B-3 (Highway Business) District by Interim Use Permit.
ADOPTED BY the Monticello City Council this 24th day of February, 2014.
VOTING IN FAVOR: Herbst, Hilgart, Perrault, Posusta, Stumpf
VOTING IN OPPOSITION: None
CITY OF MONTICELLO
Clint Herbst, Mayor
Jeff ONeill, City Administrator
3/6/14, 3MT, Ordinance No 590, 185039