2022 Proposed Land Use Ordinance Changes

The Planning Board will be presenting the following changes at a public Zoom hearing to be held at 5:30 Pm on January 18, 2022.

To join the meeting using a computer, tablet or smartphone use this  link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2635429059?pwd=cnJZRzRSSU13RnB3RlJtZ1NyaVZOdz09
Meeting ID: 263 542 9059
Passcode: 880273

To join the meeting using a mobile phone dial 301-715-8592
Meeting ID: 263 542 9059
Passcode: 880273

Expand the I-B Business Zone
The proposal would change the zoning of a 4.15-acre parcel within the Conservation Area identified as the excluded property from R-OS Recreation and Open Space to I-B Island Business Zone.

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Delete the $1000 fee for proposing a zoning change
The proposed amendment would strike all of the text in Article 9 which requires a $1000 application fee for requesting zoning changes.  This fee is specified in Article 8.  Article 9 will be marked as ‘Reserved’.

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Cluster Development
The proposal would make several changes to the cluster development authority passed at last year’s Town Meeting. 

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Driveway Standards
The proposal revises the design and construction standards for driveways required for building permits. 

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Frontage
The proposal would expand the definition of street to include both public and ways.

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