PUBLIC NOTICE – TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN
THE FIRST DAY TO ACCEPT 2015 ZONING PETITIONS IS NOVEMBER 10, 2014. THE LAST DAY TO ACCEPT THEM IS DECEMBER 10, 2014. ALL PETITIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS AND BE SIGNED BY AT LEAST 25 REGISTERED VOTERS THAT RESIDE IN THE TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN. PETITIONS MAY BE TURNED IN AT THE SELECTMEN/ADMINISTRATION’S OFFICE LOCATED ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF TOWN HALL, AT 16 MAIN STREET, GOFFSTOWN, NH 03045. HOURS ARE MONDAY – FRIDAY, 8:00 AM TO 4:00 PM. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, SEE THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT OR CALL 497-8990 EXT 117 FOR ASSISTANCE.
PUBLIC NOTICE - TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN
The Goffstown Planning Board will hold its first public hearing on its proposed 2015 zoning amendments in the Mildred Stark Room (Room 106) of the Goffstown Town Hall, located on 16 Main Street, Goffstown, New Hampshire on Thursday, December 11, 2014. The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM. Explanations of the proposed amendments are as follows and full-text copies may be obtained from the Planning Department, the Town Clerk’s Office, and the town’s website. For ADA assistance in attending the meeting please, call 497-8990, Ext. 117 at least 72 hours in advance.
Are you in favor of the adoption of Amendment No. 2 as proposed by the Planning Board, amending the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance as follows: To add a (3-asterisk) note to the bottom of Section 3.12, (Table of Accessory Uses) Table B6 to allow accessory attached dwelling units as a permitted use (with no need to obtain a Special Exception (notwithstanding the fact that it is listed as a use permitted by Special Exception) in the Conservation Open Space (CO), Agricultural(A), Residential – 1(R-1), Residential -2(R-2), and Residential Small Business Office -1(RSBO-1) districts in any instance where the lot is of sufficient size that it already meets or exceeds the minimum buildable acreage requirement in Section 4.3 (Table of Dimensional Regulations) to allow a duplex to be built on the lot?
Are you in favor of the adoption of amendment No. 3 as proposed by the Planning Board, amending the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance by adding the following new section, “Section 7.4.5,” to the Zoning Ordinance which, except within defined driveways, would prohibit off-street parking on single family and two-family lots in the Agricultural, Residential -1 and Residential 2 districts within the front setback areas and on single family and two-family lots in the RSBO-1, RSBO-2, Village Commercial, and in all non-residential districts within 10 feet of the front lot line?
Goffstown Certified Sites Program
The Economic Development Council (EDC) is proposing that the Planning Board adopt new regulations , as a proposed amendment to the Goffstown Development Regulations, regarding implementing a Certified Sites Program in connection with the Southern New Hampshire Planning Commission's Ready Set Go Program. See the EDC's Certified Sites Program page for more info.