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Zoning Board of Appeals Minutes 4/6/10
Becket Zoning Board of Appeals
Approved Minutes
Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Board Members Present: Joshua Lombard; Chairperson, Nick Speranzo, Robert Gorden, and Barbara Stuhlman.

Board Members Absent: Susan Schneider, Mark Burgwardt.

Members of the Public Present: Gale LaBelle.   

Meeting called to order:  7:11 p.m.  

Review and Acceptance of March 2nd, 2010 meeting minutes – Robert Gorden makes a motion to approve minutes of March 2nd, 2010. Barbara Stuhlman seconds motion; unanimous Approval.

Public Hearing: Mr. William Cichaski, 27 Western Ave, Map 211 Lot 86.
Hearing Continued.  Mr. Robert Gorden makes a motion to continue public hearing; Barbara Stuhlman seconds motion to continue. Hearing is continued until further notice.

New Business
  • Review of newly proposed Zoning By-laws: Planning Board Chairperson, Gale LaBelle presenting.
Article 1- Large Scale Ground Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installations

Ms. Labelle introduces herself to the Zoning Board Members present, and explains that there will be a public hearing being held on the three proposed bylaws on Wednesday, April 28th at 7:00 pm. Ms LaBelle advises that these may by right and that they are speaking of Large scale installations. Ms. LaBelle advises board members that the Zoning Board of Appeals will be overlooking this article. Ms. LaBelle briefly discusses the bylaw with board members, and then answers some questions of concern.

  • New application – Peter Wallach, Becket Highlands LLC- Information packets are handed out for board members.
  • New application – Richard and Sheila Borsari, 53 Will Scarlet Drive – Information packets are handed out to board members.

Public Participation - None

Correspondence- Read and Reviewed

Budget – Read and Reviewed

Ms. Stuhlman  makes a motion to adjourn meeting; Mr. Gorden seconds motion. Meeting is adjourned at 8:05 pm.

Schedule next meeting for Tuesday, May 4th, 2010.

Signed______________________________         Date____________________
          Joshua Lombard

Signed_______________________________       Date______________________
          Barbara Stuhlman

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          Nick Speranzo

Signed _______________________________       Date______________________
           Robert Gorden

Respectfully Submitted,

Heather Hunt
Administrative Secretary

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