A new tattoo parlor in Huron has the green light from the Huron City Commission. The Commission, meeting as the Board of Adjustments last night, approved a variance request filed by Christopher McClure to operate a tattoo parlor in an area not allowed by code. That area is the Central Business District of downtown Huron. City Planner Ralph Borkowski say state law provides a number of provisions regarding tattoo shops…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/10/tattoo1.mp3|titles=tattoo1]
Mayor Dave McGirr asked for opinions in favor and against McClure’s request…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/10/tattoo2.mp3|titles=tattoo2]
No piercing will be allowed for now at the Sinful Temptations Body Art shop….[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/10/tattoo3.mp3|titles=tattoo3]
McClure said he understands the process for approval of a tattoo shop more now. McGirr says he saw over 300 comments on Facebook after the opening of the shop was delayed due to the variance process.