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Minutes 5-14-2013
Holland Zoning Board of Appeals
                                        Meeting Minutes

Date:           May 14, 2013

Present:        Fred Beaulieu, Chairperson
                Ron Seaburg, Secretary
                Sarto Caron, Associate
                Ralph Martone, Associate
Absent:         Don Beal, Scribe

7:00 PM The minutes for April 23 were read and accepted.
The Board discussed petitioner procedures. Sarto will give amended guidelines to the Town Clerk to pass out to petitioners.

7:40 PM Special Permit Request
                Joseph Paquette
                94 Stafford Road R18-4-06     Book 16624     Page 424

                Ronald and Jean Paquette represented Joseph Paquette and explained the project.
                The Petitioner wants to relocate the house farther back on his lot and add a 24’ x 24’ two stall garage.

                A site visit was scheduled for May 16 at 6:15 PM.
                A continuance was scheduled for June 11, at 7:30 PM.

8:10 PM Special Permit Request
                Jonathan Mason  
                25 Stony Hill Road   R35-B-14

                The applicant explained his proposal to build a 16’ x’16’ room.
                A site visit was tentatively scheduled for May 16 at 6:30 PM.
                A continuance was scheduled for June 11 at 8:00 PM.

8:35 PM  Unscheduled, Informational Meeting
                Special Permit Request
                Joe Niemirowski   25 Old Colony Road   R30-B-01

                Joe Niemirowski, Mark Farrell, engineer, and Mark LaMontagne, builder, were present.
The petitioner requested information regarding what procedures they will have to follow to continue. Fred explained that he had a discussion with the Town’s Attorney who said that the applicant must move a substantial portion of the present house to the new site and involve those portions in the new house construction.

Fred asked the petitioner to reschedule another hearing to explore ideas that may result in a satisfactory resolution for the petitioner and Town.  
                A meeting was scheduled for June 11 at 8:30 PM.     

8:40 PM The meeting was adjourned.

                Submitted by:
                                                                                                                                Ronald Seaburg, Secretary

CC:             Building Inspector, Town Clerk, Executive Secretary, HCC, and ZBA file.

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