Weeping Water Nebraska






JUNE 14, 2012



            Mayor Howard Stubbendieck opened the public hearing at 5:35 p.m., on June 14, 2012 at City Hall with the following members of the Council answering roll: Bob McCaulley, Ray Frew and Mitch Miller. Absent: Kelly Nutter. The posted location of the Nebraska Open Meeting Act was noted by the Mayor. The purpose of the public hearing was to consider a rezoning request. The purpose of the Special Meeting was to consider action on said rezoning request and to consider action on a request for a Special Designated Liquor License.

            Notice of public hearing/special meeting was given in advance thereof by posting in three public places in the city on June 5, 2012, as well as being provided to all members of the Council.          

            It was noted that Jason Buller has submitted a request to rezone Lot 1B, Block 3, Fleming & Race Addition to the City of Weeping Water, Cass County, Nebraska (104 South Chicago Street) from B-1 (Commercial District) to R-2 (Medium Density Residential District). Proper signage was posted in said area and all property owners within 300 feet of said property received advance notice of the rezoning proposal. Planning Board approval for the same was granted on June 11, 2012. There being no public objection, the public hearing was closed and the special meeting was opened with all members of the Council present, except Nutter.

            Motion by McCaulley, seconded by Miller to adopt Resolution No. 12-08, which authorizes the amending of Zoning Ordinance No. 509 to show that Lot 1B of Block Three, in Fleming & Race’s Addition to the City of Weeping Water, Cass County, Nebraska is hereby rezoned from B-1 (Commercial District) to R-2 (Medium Density Residential District). Motion carried unanimously.

            Motion by Miller, seconded by Frew to approve the application for a Special Designated Liquor License for Hopkins Tavern to operate a beer garden during Limestone Days on June 30, 2012 from 10 a.m., to 1 p.m. the following day. Motion carried unanimously.

            There being no further business, a motion was made by Miller, seconded by McCaulley to adjourn. Motion carried unanimously.


/s/ Howard Stubbendieck, Mayor

/s/ Kay Gerdes, City Clerk