Menard's rezoning application will be discussed--but not decided--Tuesday evening
Posted: Mon, Sep 3, 2018 4:52 PM
There will be plenty of talk, but no decisions, Tuesday evening at Decorah City Hall about Menard's application for a zoning change to property at 1780 Old Stage Road.
The retailer is asking that property currently zoned floodplain be rezoned to C-4 Shopping Center Commercial District. The request first went before the Decorah Planning & Zoning Commission, which rejected the request, 4-3. That means the Decorah City council would have to vote 6-1 to overturn the Planning & Zoning Commission's recommendation.
But that vote won't be taken Tuesday night. Instead, the first of two public hearings will be held around 5:45 p.m. A second public hearing will be held Monday, September 17th, at 5:45 p.m.