Zoning Ordinance

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ZONING ORDINANCE AS OF MARCH 2020 - INCORPORATES CHANGES VOTED ON TOWN MEETING AT THIS DATE
 
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Zoning Ordinance - 2020

 

Section

Description

1. Purpose and Authority

General citation of legal authority for and goals of the ordinance

2. Application of Regulations and Non-conforming Uses

Changes permitted in non-conforming structures

3. Definitions

Definitions of terms in the ordinance

4. Districts and District Regulations

Town-wide regulations and regulations for Rural-Residential and Village Districts

4.4 Short Term RentalsRegulations pertaining to Short Term Rentals

5. River Conservation District Regulations

Boundries and Regulations for the River Conservation District

6. Minimum Lot Size

Calculations for minimum lot size based on soil types

7. Parking

Number of parking spaces for various kinds of establishments

8. Cluster Single-Family and Multi-Family Residential Development

General requirements and dimensions for cluster developments

9. Accessory Apartments

Types permitted

10. Affordable and Work Force Housing

Discusses these issues

11. Trailer and Mobile Home Parks

Trailer and Mobile Home Parks not permitted

12. Areas of Special Flood Hazzard

Special zoning within flood plains

13. Signs

Permitted signage, size and type Definitions and requirements for towers and antennas

14. Communications Towers and Antennas

Permitted signage, size and type

15. Lighting

Regulations to perseve the night sky

16. Administration and Enforcement

Regulations pertaining to building permits

17. Zoning Board of Adjustment

Role of the Board of Adjustment regarding appeals

18. Effective Date

Effective date