Planning Commission adopts two zoning changes

At its meeting on May 28, the Planning Commission adopted two changes in the zoning regulations that will be considered by the Selectboard. The first established the Vermont Significant Wetlands Inventory as the definitive standard for determining “developable land, replacing the present language that cites “the National Wetlands Inventory or the most recent regional wetlands… Read More »

Planning Commission sets priorities for the coming year

In addition to completing their work on the Form Based Code, the Planning Commission reviewed their work plan at their May 14 meeting and decided to set their priorities as follows: Proposing changes in the Town Plan relating to solar energy devices; Revisiting issues related to growth, particularly in the rural area, and density. Incorporating… Read More »

Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, May 28, 7pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Approval of Minutes May 28, 2015 Commissioner Questions and Comments Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included on agenda. Panel on Wetlands Presentations by wetland regulators, wetland consultant, and land use planner with experience developing… Read More »

Shelburne Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, May 14, 7pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Approval of Minutes April 23, 2015 Commissioner Questions and Comments Open to the Public Limited Individual Comment on Subjects Not Included on Agenda. Legislative Matters Phone conference with Reps. Kate Webb and Joan Lenes (both invited) regarding local involvement… Read More »

Shelburne Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, April 23, 7pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Approval of Minutes April 9, 2015 Commissioner Questions and Comments Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included on agenda. Paths Committee Priority Projects Map Presentation by and Discussion with Paths Committee Chair Marc Gamble. Possible… Read More »

Shelburne Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, April 9, 6pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Annual Organization Election of Chair Election of Vice Chair Approval of Agenda Commissioner Questions and Comments Form Based Zoning Work Session Discussion of Revisions to Sign Section Discussion of Schedule for Sunsetting Current Regulations Approval of Minutes March 26 Open to the… Read More »

Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, March 26, 6pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Commissioner Questions and Comments Work Session Continued discussion of Form Based Zoning proposal Approval of Minutes Feb. 26, 2015 Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included on agenda. Proposed Amendments to Zoning Bylaw Continuation of… Read More »

Planning Commission emphasizes stormwater management in Form Based Code discussion

At their Feb. 26 meeting, the Planning Commission reviewed the proposed Sustainable Design and Development Site Performance Standards, paying careful attention to the Stormwater Best Practices section (1.6.4 B 3), drawing largely upon those detailed in the South Burlington Low Impact Development Guidance Manual. They also adopted a standard that “All buildings in the Form-Based… Read More »

Shelburne Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, Feb. 26, 6pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Commissioner Questions and Comments Work Session Continued Discussion of Form Based Zoning Proposal Approval of Minutes Feb. 12, 2015 Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included on agenda. Proposed Amendments to Zoning Bylaw Continuation of… Read More »