Public hearing on major town-wide revision set for November 12, 2013

Warning

Town of Pawlet Selectboard

Will Hold a Public Hearing for Comments

Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at 6:30 PM

In the Conference Room of the Town Hall

122 School Street, Pawlet

To hear comments regarding a major town wide revision incorporating multiple regulations (Flood Hazard Area, Subdivision, Zoning) into one Unified Bylaw.  Notable among the changes are as follows:

  1. Integration of Flood Hazard Area Regulations into Unified Bylaw;
  2.  Creation of Subdivision Regulations, including Two-Lot Subdivisions and Boundary Line Adjustments, and integration within Unified Bylaw;
  3. Creation of review standards for Major Developments;
  4. Creation of River Corridor Overlay District to limit new development in areas where geomorphic assessment has identified a high risk of fluvial erosion;
  5. Revisions to Table of Uses to more accurately reflect character of districts and goals of Pawlet Town Plan.

A full copy of the proposed bylaw can be found at the Town Hall and on the Town of Pawlet web-site-www.pawlet.vt.gov