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ARTICLE 12--PLANNING BOARD
ARTICLE 12--PLANNING BOARD  (Adopted 6/13/81) (Amended 1/20/96)

SECTION 1.      The Planning Board shall have all the duties and powers given to it under       the Massachusetts General Laws and the Town of Becket By-Laws and Zoning By-Laws,       including but not limited to MGL Chapters 40 and 41.

SECTION 2.      The Planning Board shall meet a minimum of twelve (12) times per year to        review planning and shall hold public hearings as required for zoning amendments,       special permits, applications and changes in subdivision rules and regulations,         or for the resolution of complaints from citizen groups.

SECTION 3.      The Planning Board has functioned for a number of years under the authority     of the Subdivision Control Law.  The nature of this authority and the duties of         the Board thereunder are described in MGL Chapter 41, Sections 81K through 81GG.

SECTION 4.      The Planning Board shall report annually in the Town Report, the condition      of the Town and any plans or proposals for its development and estimates of the         cost thereof; and to enumerate any Special Permits granted or denied to         petitioners during the year.

SECTION 5.      The Board shall make available the most recently approved version of the        Protective (Zoning) By-Laws.


opted 6/13/81) (Amended 1/20/96)

SECTION 1.The Planning Board shall have all the duties and powers given to it under the Massachusetts General Laws and the Town of Becket By-Laws and Zoning By-Laws, including but not limited to MGL Chapters 40 and 41.

SECTION 2.The Planning Board shall meet a minimum of twelve (12) times per year to review planning and shall hold public hearings as required for zoning amendments, special permits, applications and changes in subdivision rules and regulations, or for the resolution of complaints from citizen groups.

SECTION 3.The Planning Board has functioned for a number of years under the authority of the Subdivision Control Law.  The nature of this authority and the duties of the Board thereunder are described in MGL Chapter 41, Sections 81K through 81GG.

SECTION 4.The Planning Board shall report annually in the Town Report, the condition of the Town and any plans or proposals for its development and estimates of the cost thereof; and to enumerate any Special Permits granted or denied to petitioners during the year.

SECTION 5.The Board shall make available the most recently approved version of the Protective (Zoning) By-Laws.


 
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