Monday, Apr 27, 2015
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Recent Comments

Stupid_Dems - Gervasi finalist for Pennsylvania job - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Best thing that could happen to QU
qfingers - Kirk, Durbin praise Lynch\'s record after Senate vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Unfortunately Durbin's comment that she's "one of the finest" he has voted for is only a testament to the poor quality that has come before. I'm reminded of this...."When he left company X for comkpnay Y the average IQ of both places went up".
XBgCty - Illinois House Passes Bill To Make Some Marijuana Possession Punishable By Ticket - Quincy, IL News
People drink in their homes. Pot users if they did the same would be treated equally. When they smoke in public or in the vehicle they get treated the same as alcohol, they get locked up. It is Illegal to have open alcohol container in vehicle, or drink in public. Can't smoke tobacco in most buildings or get ticketed or arrested, same a pot. So it is kind of treated the same. Pot users want to…
QuincyGuy - Taxpayer-Funded Video Promoting Eric Holder as ‘People’s Lawyer’ - Quincy, IL News
Not Eric. He wouldn't do anything corrupt. Just ask any Dimocrap and they'll tell you that. He is kind of like Robin Hood. He robs from the whites and gives to the blacks and his replacement will continue doing the same thing.
QuincyGuy - QPD Blotter for April 25, 2015 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I heard he was trying to impersonate a Heating & AC salesman. 😉

Most Popular

Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts

Wisconsin Shame: " I thought it was a home invasion"

Dreyer: “We think we’re in the right direction”

First bid for QHS expansion awarded

Rauner questions the need for 850-plus school districts in Illinois

Quincy’s Steak ‘n Shake to re-open

Yard waste stickers a no-go

Wentzville Obamacare contractor paid 13,000 hours of overtime

Only two items on agenda at Plan Commission meeting

2 years ago by Paige Traeder

At Wednesday night's Plan Commission meeting, only 2 items were on the agenda and both were approved

At Wednesday night's Plan Commission meeting, only 2 items were on the agenda and both were approved.

First on the agenda, Anthony W. Williams requested a Special Permit to use property located at 439 North 3rd Street for vehicle and sales service. In each of the Downtown Districts, a special use permit is required to operate a "vehicle sales or service facility."

A used car lot and service garage has operated under a special use permit since 2005. There are two buildings on the property and Williams plans to demolish one and build a 2,100 sq. ft. building with two wash bays and offices in its place. Motion did carry and the request was approved.

Also, Robert H. Berger, of Berger Properties, LLC, requested a zoning change from M1 (Light Industrial) to D5 (Downtown Industrial) for property located at 220 Oak St. The property is in two zoning districts because it is an el-shaped, double-frontage parcel between Oak and Pine Streets.

Rezoning of the M1 portion of the property to the D5 classification was being sought to allow more flexibility in positioning buildings. The Commission approved the request.

In other business, amendments to the Land Use Plan will be talked about at next month's meeting. Some amendments discussed included sizes of political signs and the definition for backlit signs.

All matters approved by the Plan Commission go to City Council on Monday.


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 6 hours, 14 minutes ago

Blues Enter Offseason Mired in Couldas, Shouldas and Wouldas http://t.co/PBtAAixCg6
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 19 hours, 13 minutes ago

First Christian Church Breakfast on the Lawn http://t.co/013E0YKyBS
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 1 day, 3 hours ago

Hawks Flip Switch Defensively to Clinch Series http://t.co/ffVAB2CGLe
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 1 day, 3 hours ago

After Frustrating Wait, Cubs/Reds Game Postponed http://t.co/WYYCINP3F2