ST. GEORGE – The St. George City Council held their biweekly meeting Thursday, July 21, in the City Council Chambers.
Among the items on the agenda was the application for a conditional use permit for an in home child day care center. The CUP was granted to Tiffany Nelson with unaninmous approval.
Nelson, a former Mrs. Utah, will own and operate the business from her home and provide child day care for up to 16 children.
Also unanimously approved was a motion for a CUP for a 30-acre motocross park outside of St. George.
The applicant, Judd Palmer, presented a thorough business proposal, which addressed various concerns such as dust and water considerations, traffic flow and operational occupancy.
Palmer estimates an average of 12 races per year in addition to the normal open-to-the-public operation. The park will be a benefit to the local businesses of St. George as well as the motorcycling community, both pro and enthusiast
The motocross site is located northwest of Exit 6 on Southern Parkway.
City Council meetings are held twice monthly and are open to the public.
Copyright St. George News 2011