Change Summary

On Feb 26, 2024 11:05 AM EST Theresa Whitman changed a meeting of Planning Board as follows:

So that the meeting notice now reads:

Information for Meeting of Planning Board
Wednesday Feb 28, 2024 7:00 PM EST

Town:Essex, MA 
Board:Planning Board
Time:Wednesday February 28, 2024 7:00 PM EST
Location:Town Hall - Auditorium (3rd Floor)
Agenda:
TOWN OF ESSEX PLANNING BOARD AGENDA — WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2024

The Public Forum of the Planning Board will be held at the Essex Town Hall,
3rd Floor Auditorium, 30 Martin Street at 7:00 PM

Remote access will be available through the following Zoom link:
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84928884797
Meeting ID: 849 2888 4797
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Please note that while an option for remote attendance is being provided as a courtesy to the public, the meeting/hearing will not be suspended or terminated if technological problems interrupt the virtual broadcast or its quality, unless otherwise required by law. Members of the public with particular interest in any specific item on this agenda should make plans for in-person versus virtual attendance accordingly.

7:00 - 8:30PM - PUBLIC FORUM WITH METROPOLITAN AREA PLANNING COUNCIL (MAPC) 
This public forum is joint with the Board of Selectmen, and MAPC representatives will be in attendance as the Town’s consultant for the zoning bylaw update project and will lead the meeting discussions. The forum will include the following items:
•	Introduction - Planning Board & MAPC
•	MAPC review of online place type mapping exercise results
•	Discussion of Special Permits with public engagement/input
•	Discussion of Permitted Uses with public engagement/input


8:30PM - PLANNING BOARD REGULAR BUSINESS
The Planning Board may reconvene to the 2nd floor conference room for these items if necessary, at which point remote participation will be ended.

BOARD MEMBERS’ COMMITTEE UPDATES:
o	Community Preservation Committee – Peter Levasseur
o	Strategic Planning Committee Update – Peter Levasseur
o	Affordable Housing Trust - Shelly Bradbury   
  
BOARD REVIEW OF MEETING MINUTES:  
o	Minutes from February 7, 2024
o	Review of additional prior meeting minutes

MEETING TO ADJOURN

The Agenda Items listed are those items which were reasonably anticipated by the Chair to be discussed at the meeting. Not all items may be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.  

The next regular meeting of the Town of Essex Planning Board will be held at 7pm on March 7, 2024 at the Essex Town Hall 2ND Floor Meeting Room, 30 Martin Street, Essex, MA 01929.
Scheduled By:Theresa Whitman
Posted At:Feb 21, 2024 10:10 AM EST
Last Modified:Feb 26, 2024 11:05 AM EST