Planning Board Actions Taken 11/13/19

Planning Board Actions Taken 11/13/19

Agenda Items & Actions Taken (unofficial):

  1. Discussion about Planning Board Meeting on December 9, 2019 – Due to the conflict with Special Town Meeting, the board voted to hold a brief meeting at 6:45 PM on 12/9/19 in order to continue all public hearings scheduled for that date. The next full Planning Board Meeting will instead be held on December 16, 2019.
  2. Requests from the Growth Study Committee for some nominal funding of data research efforts and potential consultant work to further their efforts – This request was funded.
  3. Discussion about Special Town Meeting Warrant Article for the acceptance of Legacy Farms Road North in response to school bus pickup/drop-off safety issue. – The committee expressed support for solving this issue and voted to authorize the chair to send a statement to the Select Board prior to their 11/19/19 public hearing on this topic.
  4. Discussion of Main Street Corridor Special Town Meeting Article – Discussed, no vote taken.
  5. Minutes of September 23, 2019 – Approved

Business to be considered by the Board at any time during the meeting:

  • Legacy Farms Road/East Main Street Traffic Light Status – Not discussed
  • Legacy Farms North Bus Stop Safety Issue – Discussed above
  • Lumber Street/West Main Street improvements – Not discussed
  • Legacy Farms North (Section formerly known as Rafferty Road) – Discussion about disrepair – Not discussed
  • Main Street Downtown Corridor discussion – Discussed above
  • Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness and Climate Change discussion – Not discussed
  • Affordable housing/payments-in-lieu/off-site units discussion – Not discussed
  • Future agenda items, correspondence – Not discussed

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