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Planning Minutes 11/15/2017

SOUTH BERWICK PLANNING BOARD
Regular Meeting
Date: 11-15-2017
ROLL CALL:
Present: Paul Steinhauer, William Straub, Warren Spencer, Manley Gove, Joseph Rousselle, CEO and Kathy Connor SMPDC
 
CALL TO ORDER:
Mr. Steinhauer called the meeting to order at 6:34 p.m.
 
MINUTES APPROVAL:
Motion to approve minutes of 6/21/17 by Mr. Spencer, second by Mr. Gove.  VOTE: 2-0
 
Motion to approve minutes of 8/16/17 by Mr. Straub, second by Mr.Spencer.  VOTE: 4-0
 
Motion to approve minutes of 10/4/17 by Mr. Straub, second by Mr. Gove.  VOTE: 4-0
 
PUBLIC AUDIENCE:
 
CORRESPONDENCE:  
 
NEW BUSINESS: 
 
OLD BUSINESS:  Continued Ordinance Review
Mr. Steinhauer asked Ms. Connor if she knows of a time table to work on Sub-Division regulations (600 foot max for cul-de-sacs, dead ends and hammerheads).  Ms. Connor said that if someone comes before the planning board with a proposed cul-de-sac, they have the option to wave the 600 foot requirement.  The Town Council was ok with the regulations as they stand.
 
Ms. Connor discussed some changes/additions that the Planning Board asked her to review under Table A (ex: Light Industry, Kennel, Dog Grooming, etc.)
 
Board discussed discussing this subject again and wrapping up their recommendations so that they can then submit them to the Town Council.
 
OTHER:
The Planning Board discussed the future of Marijuana (growth and production facilities) and what is on the horizon for the State and what will the Town do.  Ms. Connor and Mr. Rousselle will be meeting with Mr. Ellsworth next week to discuss.
 
MEMBER COMMENTS:
Mr. Steinhauer talked to the Planning Board about the open spot on the Board for a full time member as well as 2 alternate members.
 
Motion by Mr. Spencer and second by Mr. Gove to adjourn the Regular Meeting at 8:10 p.m.  VOTE: 4-0
 
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