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September 24, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Agenda Thursday, September 24, 2020

4:00 PM MT

4:00 PM Bethany Lutheran Church – Downstairs

8559 Highway 35, Bigfork, Montana 59911


I         Call to Order


II        Adoption of Agenda


III       Review and approval of draft minutes dated May 28, 2020


IV      Administrator’s report and announcements:


  1. Sign-in sheet with e-mail address. Approved minutes and documents are posted on the County website: flathead.mt.gov/planning_zoning Click on: meeting information


V        Public Comment:


VI      Applications:

FZV-20-02:  A request from Marion & Dusti Herring for a variance to Section 3.16.040(3)(A) of the Flathead County Zoning Regulations (FCZR), to the front yard setback in for a principle structure. The property is currently zoned RC-1 (Residential Cluster) and is located within the Bigfork Zoning District. The applicant would like to reduce the front setback from 20 feet to 18 feet in order to build a single-family dwelling and attached garage on property located at 152 Bjork Drive, Bigfork, MT. The property can legally be described as Lot 13 of Eagle Bend No. 12 in Section 26, Township 27 North, Range 20 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

FPP-20-17:  A request from Michael & Julie Thompson, with technical assistance from Sands Surveying, Inc. and 406 Engineering Inc. for preliminary plat approval of Jewel of Echo Subdivision, a proposal to create five (5) residential lots on 25.700 acres within the Bigfork Zoning District, zoned SAG-5 (Suburban Agricultural). The property is located just South of 255 Echo Chalet Drive and primary access to each lot would be from an internal subdivision road accessed directly from Echo Chalet Drive. The lots would be served by individual wells and septic systems. The property can legally be described as Tract 2BC, located in Section 08, Township 27 North, Range 19 West, P.M.M., Flathead County, Montana.

VII      Old Business:

VIII    New Business:


IX      Adjourn


Information and documents pertaining to the above requests are on file in the Flathead County Planning & Zoning Office, 40 11th Street West, Ste 220, Kalispell, MT 59901, and may be reviewed during regular office hours, or you may call (406) 751-8200 for more information. Some documents may be posted and found at https://flathead.mt.gov/planning_zoning/planningboard.php. These items are posted as they become available.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting Elaine Nelson Commissioner’s Office at 758-5501 or TTY, 1-800-335-7592, or call Montana Relay at 711. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.


September 24, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Bethany Lutheran Church
8559 Montana 35
Bigfork, MT 59911 United States
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