City of Rosemount
RESOLUTION NO. 2014 - 23
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PUBLICATION OF ORDINANCE NO. B231 AMENDING THE CITY OF ROSEMOUNT ZONING ORDINANCE B
RELATING TO SOLAR COLLECTORS
WHEREAS, the Planning Commission of the City of Rosemount recommended City Council approval of this amendment after holding a public hearing on July 23, 2013; and
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Rosemount adopted Ordinance No. B-231 amending the City of Rosemount Zoning Ordinance B relating to solar collectors; and
WHEREAS, Minnesota Statutes, Section 412.191, Subd. 4 allows publication by title and summary in the case of lengthy ordinances; and
WHEREAS, the City Council finds that the following summary would clearly inform the public of the intent and effect of the Ordinances.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Council of the City of Rosemount that the City Clerk shall cause the following summary of Ordinance No. B-231 to be published in the official newspaper in lieu of the entire ordinance:
During their March 4, 2014 meeting, the City Council of the City of Rosemount adopted Ordinance No. B-231. The ordinance amends Ordinance B, the Zoning Ordinance relating solar collectors.
In summary, the new ordinance makes the following three (3) changes:
1.Define a clear purpose and intent for alternative energy systems standards based on the Comprehensive Plan and provide a clear regulatory process for reviewing these systems.
2.Create specific definitions related to solar energy systems.
3.Establish consistent performance standards focused on specific criteria.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a copy of Ordinance No. B-231 shall be kept in the City Clerks office at City Hall for public inspection and a full copy of the ordinance be posted in the lobby of City Hall for 30 days after adoption.
ADOPTED this 4th day of March, 2014, by the City Council of the City of Rosemount.
CITY OF ROSEMOUNT
/s/William H. Droste, Mayor
/s/Amy Domeier, City Clerk