Motion was made by Mr. Tankard that Special Use Permit 08-07 be approved as presented in keeping with Planning Commission recommendation and staff report, with the following conditions:
1. That the special use permit be valid only for the lifetime of the aunt in question; and
2. That the serial number of the mobile home VAFLY19A547; and
3. That the special use permit does not convey to any other individual
All members were present with the exception of Mr. Hughes and voted “yes.” The motion was unanimously passed.
The Chairman called to order the following public hearing:
(8) Special Use Permit 08-08 NHCO: John & Amy Nottingham have applied to sell local seafood and vegetables/produce, other seafood and vegetable products, local arts and crafts, and prepared foods including sandwiches at their grader shed/produce stand located 20220 Lankford Highway just north of Cheriton. The property, zoned A-1 Agricultural, contains 6.12 acres of land and is further described as being parcel 16C of Tax Map 76, double circle A.
The Chairman asked if there were any present desiring to speak.
Ms. Benson indicated that the Planning Commission was recommending approval, allowing sales to the extent provided in the zoning ordinance.
Mrs. Amy Nottingham, the applicant, spoke in favor of the petition and asked for the Board’s approval.
Mr. Bill Parr also spoke in support, encouraging the Board to support local businesses.
Mr. Robert Richardson spoke in favor of the petition.
There being no further speakers, the public hearing was closed.
Mr. Murray read the following comments:
Remarks to the Northampton Board of Supervisors
By H. Spencer Murray
September 9, 2008
Re: Special Use Permit 08-08 John and Amy Nottingham