All residents who spoke were in favor of the change. Joe Hennes, owner of Sloppy Joe's spoke and thanked the commission members for considering this change as it will allow him to enlarge his kitchen and better serve his customers. He also commented he might make some changes to the outside of the building.
Nancy Manhattan, owner of Johnny Manhattans spoke in favor of the zoning change. Again Richfield restaurants are taking the high road and continue to provide excellent dining experiences.
Later, members of the plan commission had to vote on the zoning change. The motion to approve the change was unanimous.
Stay tuned to read about future changes at Sloppy Joe's. Thank you Joe and Nancy for investing in Richfield.