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|Meeting Date||Location/Project Name||Description & Application*|
|08/04/2020||15 Water Street|
Special Permit Application (SP2020-02) for lanscaping/mason business in an existing structure (former Fire Station)
|08/04/2020||Parker Street/Parker Street North 2020 Subdivision|
Preliminary Subdivision Plan (SUB2020-01), 3 house lots
Agendas for meetings are posted 48 hours prior to each meeting here. All Meetings start at 7:00PM in Meeting Room #3 in Town Hall, 3 Washburn Square, except as noted.
For questions about applications, contact the Planning Office at 508-892-7007 or [email protected].
|Decision Date||Location/Project Name||Description & Application Materials|
|07/07/2020-Approved||400 Marshall Street||ANR Plan (5 new building lots)|
|06/15/2020-Approved||12 Lehigh Road/Hillcrest Water Tank|
Special Permit Application (SP2020-01) Exception to Lot Size Requirements
Applicant: Hillcrest Water District
|05/05/2020-See Description for Vote||Citizen Petition: Zoning Bylaw Amendment to Allow Outdoor Marijuana Cultivation|
Zoning Bylaw Amendment to allow marijuana cultivation outdoors in the Suburban Agriculture District by Special Permit from the Planning Board. Applicant: Lee Dykas. On 5/5/2020, the Planning Board voted (5-0) to recommend approval of this Bylaw amendment at the Annual Town Meeting (currently scheduled for June 2, 2020).
|03/24/2020-Approved||Mulbery Street/Mulberry Solar #3|
Discussion of tree clearing in required landscaped buffer for commerical solar farm approved in 2018 (SP2018-02). Applicant: Syncarpha Solar
The Planning Board issued a Cease & Desist Order 1-22-2020. Public hearing 3/10/2020 continued to 3/24/2020.
Area of Tree Clearing (red is unauthorized clearing)
Applicant Submittals 01/22/2020 (includes restoration plan)
|03/24/2020-Approved||674 Pleasant Street/Greenville Baptist Church: Site Plan Modificati|
Site Plan Application (SP2020-01), Modification to Approved 2004 Site Plan(SPR2004-01). Proposes adding 1,300sf storage building, expanding parking lot, and reconfiguring sidewalks. Applicant: Greenville Baptist Church
|03/10/2020||Zoning Bylaw Amendments: Adaptive Reuse Overlay District Improvements|
The Planning Board recommended approval of these amendments at the May 5, 2020 Annual Town Meeting.
|12 Lehigh Road/Hillcrest Water Tank|
Special Permit Application (SP2020-01) Exception to Lot Size Requirements
Applicant: Hillcrest Water District
|01/22/2020-Approved||20 Soojian Drive/Wal-Mart|
Minor Parking Waiver (SPR2004-03)
|01/07/2020-Approved||Leicester Middle School Parking (proposed new PreK-8 School)|
|01/07/2020-Approved||Paxton Street/Smuggler's Cove|
Special Permit Appilcation (SP2019-02). Open Space Residential Development (24 lots). Applicant: Central Land Development Corp. Continued from 8/20/2019 & 9/10/2019, 11/5/2019, and 11/19/2019 (meeting cancelled), 12/3/2019 (meeting cancelled) , 12/17/2019 (meeting cancelled), 12/19/2019
|9/10/2019-Approved||103 Marshall Street/Pyramids DGC|
Site Plan Review Application (SPR2019-03). Construction of 4,000 s.f. pro-shop building. Applicant: Jason Southwick.
|07/16/2019-Approved||1762 Main/Cultivate Parking|
Site Plan Application (SPR2019-01): Expansion of parking for Cultivate (next to existing facility). Applicant: Cultivate. Continued from 6/4/2019.
|07/16/2019-Approved||1749 Main Street|
Special Permit/Minor Amendment (SP2016-03). Reduction in size of self-storage building. Applicant: C&J Realty Trust.
Major Site Plan Application (SPR2019-02): 132,000 Marijuana Cultivation Facilty (Non-Retail). Applicant: Commerce Real Estate. Continued from 6/4/2019 and 6/18/2019
|06/04/2019-Approved||500 Boutilier Rd/ZPT Energy|
Defintiive Subdivision Plan (SUB2018-03): 2 lot subdivision. Applicant: ZPT Energy Systems II, LLC. Continued from 5/21/2019
|05/21/2019-Approved||1570 Main St/Hank's Marine|
Special Permit Application (SP2019-01): Boat repair & storage. Applicant: Matthew Shogren.
|05/21/2019-Withdrawn||424 Main/Nor'Easter Remedies|
Site Plan Review (SPR2018-08): Use of existing building for marijuana cultivation. Continued from 1/15/2019, 2/5/2019, 2/19/2019, 3/5/2019, 4/16/2019
|04/16/2019-Approved||88 Huntoon/East Coast Organics|
Site Plan Amendment (SPR2018-04): Site modifcations related to utilities
|04/02/2019-Withdrawn||515 Henshaw Street Solar Farm|
Public Hearing: Major Site Plan Review Application (permit #SPR2018-01) for a 1,339.2 kW Large-Scale Ground-Mounted Solar Energy System. Applicant: Borrego Solar Systems, Inc. (originally scheduled for 3/6/2018) 4/3/2018 hearing continued to 6/5/2018, 6/26/2018, 8/7/2018, & 9/11/2018. New hearing opened 12/4/2018, continued to 1/15/2019, 2/5/2019, 3/5/2019, 4/2/2019
|03/19/2019-Approved (endorsed 4/16/2019)||Oak Bluff Lane|
Defintive Subdivision Plan Application (SUB2018-01) for a 6 lot residential subdivision. Applicant: Central Land Development Corp. Hearing opened 1/15/2019,continued to 2/5/2019, 2/19/2019, 3/5/2019
|03/19/2019-Approved||710 Main Street|
Special Permit application (SP2018-03) for 4 duplex structures. Applicant: Rapid Transit, LLC. Hearing opened 1/15/2019, continued to 2/5/2019, 2/19/2019, 3/5/2019
|12/18/2018-Approved||500 Boutlier Road/ Boutlier Solar Farm #3|
Major Site Plan Review (SPR2018-06): Solar Farm. Continued from 11/13/2018 and 12/4/2018.
|11/13/2018-Approved||488 Stafford/Integrated Genetics|
Site Plan Review (SPR2018-07): Use of existing building for marijuana cultivation
|10/16/2018-Approved||Boutilier Road Subdivision|
Preliminary Subdivision Plan (SUB2018-03).
Site Plan Review Application (SPR2018-03) for an 8,100 s.f. addtion to an existing manufacturing building. Continued from 8/7/2018, 8/21/2018, and 9/11/2018.
|10/2/2018-Approved||88 Huntoon/East Coast Organics|
Site Plan Review Application (SPR2018-04) for use of 98,098s.f. portion of an existing 150,000s.f. structure for a proposed marijuana cultivation and product manufacturing facility.
Site Plan Review Application (SPR2018-05) for use of 86,176s.f. portion of an existing 150,000s.f. structure for a proposed marijuana cultivation and product manufacturing facility.
|09/11/2018- Disapproved||Parker Street|
Preliminary Subdivision Plan (permit #SUB2018-02) for 15 lots on Parker Street. Applicant: Webster First Federal Credit Union. Continued from 5/15/2018, 6/19/2018, and 7/10/2018.
|09/11/2018- Approved||Mulberry Street Solar #3|
Special Pemit Application (SP2018-03) for a large scale ground-mounted solar facility. Continued from 8/21/2018.
|06/26/2018-Approved||1764 Main Street/Cultivate|
Site Plan Review Application to allow conversion an existing Registered Marijuana Dispensary to a recreational/adult use marijuana retail facility. Permit #SPR2018-02). Applicant: Cultivate Holdings, LLC
|06/19/2018-Approved||off Mayflower and Holcomb Streets/Mayflower-Holcomb OSRD|
Special Permit Application (permit #SP2018-01) for an Open Space Residential Development with 19 lots on 2 roadway extensions. Applicant: Central Land Development Corp. Continued from 5-15-2018 and 6/5/2018
|06/05/2018-Approved||1749 Main/Curtis Self Storage|
Amendment of previously-issued Special Permit for self-storage units (permit #SP2016-03). Applicant: C&J Realty Trust. Hearing continued from 4/17/2018 and 5/15/2018
|03/27/2018-Approved||Oak Bluff Lane Preliminary Subdivision|
5 lot Preliminary Subdivision Plan.
|10/03/2017-Approved||Zoning Bylaw Amendments|
Amendments related to Recreational Marijuana, Livestock & Backyard Poultry, and Parking
Note: The Parking Amendment (Article 11) was approved by Town Meeting 11/14/2017; Articles 9 & 10 were passed over
|09/19/2017-Approved||14 Lehigh Road/Hillcrest Water Tank|
400,000 gallon water tank (110' high)
|09/05/2017-Approved||Virginia Drive/Oakridge Estates|
Request to extend deadline to complete work by 2 years
|08/01/2017-Approved||143 Clark Street/R.A. Graham|
Special Permit to reuse existing building for warehouse/wholesale use.
|08/01/2017-Approved||408 Stafford Street/408 Stafford Street Solar|
Special Permit/Major Site Plan Review for a 1.361 kW large-scale ground-mounted solar energy system (solar farm)
|08/01/2017-Approved||1060 Main Street/Eastern Pearl|
Special Permit for restaurant in existing building.
|06/06/2017-Approved||1749 Main Street/Curtis Self-Storage|
Minor Project Change
|05/16/2017-Approved with modications||1205 Main Street/Jin & Ya Company LLC|
Special Permit for commercial use (retail, office, vet clinic, pet grooming or similar use) in existing building.Hearing opened 3/21/2017, continued to 4/4/17, 4/18/17, then 5/16/2017
Minor project change (streetlights) and Street Tree Plan
|04/18/2017||Zoning Bylaw Amendment||Amendments to Zoning Bylaw related to solar energy systems. Hearing opened 4/4/2017. The Board voted to recommend approval 4/18/17. Approved at Town Meeting 5/2/2017 (Article 24). Approved by Attorney General's office 6/26/2017.|
|03/21/2017-Approved||1136 Main Street/Leicester Library Expansion|
Site Plan Review/Stormwater Permit for expansion of Library and related parking Lot (continued from 3/7/2017)
Request for 2 Year extension of deadline to complete work related to Definitive Subdivision Plan
|02/21/2017-Approved||Boutilier Road/Boutilier Estates Subdivision|
Rescission of Definitive Subdivision Plan related to LaFlash Boutlier Solar
|02/21/2017-Approved||9 McNeil Highway/McNeil Solar|
Site Plan Review Application for Solar Farm (Renewal of Expired Permit)
|1/3/2017 - Approved||Victoria Drive/Briarcliff Estates|
Extension of Deadline to complete work
|12/6/2016-Approved||KM Kelly, Inc./93 Huntoon|
Site Plan Review application for office building
|12/6/2016-Approved||1749 Main Street/Curtis Self-Storage & Contrator's Yard|
Special Permit Application for Self-Storage Units/Site Plan Review Application for a Contractor's Yard
|10/25/2216-Approved||21-69 Main Street/Shaping Zone for Women|
Special Permit Application for fitness center in existing structure
|10/25/2216-Approved||Boutilier Road/LaFlash Boutilier Road Solar|
Site Plan Review Application for a Solar Farm
|10/4/2016 - Approved||Cherry Valley Solar|
|10/4/2016 - Approved||Mulberry Street/Mulberry Street Solar|
Site Plan Review Application for a Solar Farm (renewal of expired permit)
|9/6/2016 - Approved||100 South Main Street/AA Transportation|
Special Permit Application for a school bus parking facility & dispatch center, as well as residential units (existing building)
|8/23/2016 - Approved||1 & 3 Paxton Street/Fire & EMS Headquarters||Amendment to Site Plan Approval (training structure)|
1 & 3 Paxton Street/Fire & EMS Headquarters
|08/23/2016-Approved||148 Henshaw Street/Cherry Valley Solar|
Amendment to Site Plan Approval (Grade Changes)
|06/21/2016 - Approved||1181 Main Street/Mike's Donuts|
Special Permit Application for Modification of Drive-Through for Mike's Donuts.
|6/7/2016 - Approved|
148 Henshaw Street/Cherry Valley Solar
Site Plan Review application for a Solar Farm
30 Huntoon Memorial/Verizon Application (150' monopole cell tower)
Approved by the Planning Board 1/19/2016 (plans & application materials below). Related ZBA decision (denial) is currently under appeal.
|30 Huntoon Application||3.72 MB|
|30 Huntoon Final Plans||3.15 MB|
|30 Huntoon Fall Zone Analysis||112.84 KB|
|30 Huntoon Supplemental Info 1-15-2016 (includes photosimulations)||9.11 MB|