Planning Board

Meets: 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm

Phone: 413-655-2300 x357
Email: planning@hinsdalema.gov

Chairman

Richard Scialabba

Secretary

Dan Brown

Members:

William Pike

James Sullivan

 

 

 

The Planning Board operates under the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40A and Chapter 41. The purpose of the Planning Board is to guide the development of the town in the best interests of all its residents. The Board has very specific responsibilities and authorities as granted by Massachusetts General Laws and the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Hinsdale. Dealing with Zoning Bylaw changes, Subdivision Responsibilities, Site/Design Review, and project planning assistance are all important duties of the Planning Board.

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PLANNING BOARD  PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

 

The Hinsdale Planning Board will conduct a public hearing pursuant to MGL 40A, Section 5, on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 6:30 pm. Purpose of the hearing is to review/consider revisions to the current Marijuana Bylaw that will incorporate latest Cannabis Commission changes/
definitions and revise language to strengthen definition of permissible locations for cultivation.  

Complete text of the proposed amended Hinsdale Marijuana Bylaw can be viewed on the town website www.HinsdaleMass.com or is available at the office of the Administrative Assistant at Town Hall, 39 South St., Hinsdale, MA during regular business hours Monday through Thursday (8am to 4pm).

Persons wishing to be heard should appear at the time and place designated. Written comments may be addressed to the Hinsdale Planning Board, 39 South St., Hinsdale, MA 01235.

Requests for information or comments can be directed to planning@hinsdalema.gov.

(8/3/2021, 8/10/2021)

Northgate Resort

The Planning Board has been asked to review Northgate Resort's Special Permit Application to redevelop what is now known as Camp Emerson.  The Select Board has requested the Planning Board's recommendation on the matter before acting on the Application.  The Planning Board shall, as always, conduct their review openly and per Mass General Law. Meetings and agendas will be posted at least 48 hours in advance, and documents will be posted on this page for all to review. 

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