June 12 — Planning Board — Agenda and Materials

6 p.m.
Lenox Town Hall – Land Use Room

Time………………….. Subject…………………………………………………………………………………… Pre-reading: Board Members: Printed Packets with these documents are available Thurs. prior in Land Use Room foyer
6 – 6:05 Approve minutes for May 22 and June 5 pjk 05222018

Pam will do 6-5 minutes and add to Thursday package

6:05-6:20 Citizen comments 
6:20-6:35 Master Plan:

Discuss two submissions; decide next steps — either agree to one right now, or schedule interviews

Board members, please bring materials made available June 5 + forms filled out
6:35-7:10 Recreational Marijuana:

Review bylaw proposals  

 Bylaw proposals will be added to Thursday  packet by Gwen
7:10-8:00 Short-Term Rentals:

Discussion among the Board, discussion topics:

  • “Why “Seasonal Rental of Rooms” Seasonality?” (two remaining topics, on Tourism and ADUs may also be discussed, time permitting)

Kam Spaulding bylaw proposal — review

Discuss and prepare list of questions, including those that can be submitted in advance, for Joel Bard, who will attend meeting on June 26.  Questions will focus on bylaw creation including addressing grandfathering concerns. To include update on recent enforcement action.

STR Proposal from Kam Spaulding

Not printed again: Planning Board, please refer to your previous printouts on legal issues discussed at our April 10 meeting also archived on this page

8:00-8:15 Affordable housing bylaw improvements

Review v1 of proposed bylaw change to allow multifamily dwellings in the C-district and reduce apartment size requirement to building code standard .

Gwen will add her bylaw proposal to the packet.
 8:15 – 8:20 Review updated timeline of meetings, deadlines to Nov. Town Meeting  updated june 6 Calendar to Nov 1 Town Meeting
8:20 Adjourn