February 22, 2021 minutes


Alexandria, Minnesota 56308

Minutes of the meeting of February 22, 2021 

A regular meeting of the Planning Commission of Alexandria Township was held on the 22nd day of February, 2021 via teleconference.

Roll Call:  Commission members onsite were Shad Steinbrecher, Larry Steidl and Linda Dokken-McFann along with Bonnie Fulghum, Deputy Clerk, and Ben Oleson, Township Zoning Administrator.  Commissioner Julie Haar attended via teleconference.  As said members formed a quorum and the meeting was called to order by Chairman Steidl at 5:00 p.m.

Agenda: Steinbrecher, seconded by Dokken-McFann, made a motion to approve the agenda as written.  Motion carried unanimously.

Minutes: Steinbrecher, seconded by Dokken-McFann, made a motion to approve the minutes of the 1/25/2021 meeting as written.  Motion carried unanimously.

Public Hearing:  none

Zoning Administrator’s Report:  Update provided.

New Business:  none

Old Business:  The commission continued their discussion from last month’s meeting on shouse regulations.  The staff report provided by Zoning Administrator Oleson presented a summarization from the last meeting as well as a general outline of potential options for regulating shouse construction.  For the next meeting, consensus to have Oleson provide pictures of shouse buildings that are within the township and document the acreage for each.

Adjournment:  Being no further business Haar, seconded by Steinbrecher, made a motion to adjourn the meeting.  Meeting adjourned at 6:27 p.m.

Respectfully submitted…


Bonnie Fulghum, Deputy Clerk

Approved this ____ day of ___________, 2021


Larry Steidl, Chairman