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Minutes 7-9-13
Holland Zoning Board of Appeals
                                Meeting Minutes

Date:           July 9, 2013

Present:        Fred Beaulieu, Chairperson
                Ron Seaburg, Secretary
                Sarto Caron, Associate
                Ralph Martone, Associate

Absent:         Don Beal, Scribe

7:00 PM The minutes for June 11 were read and accepted with changes noted.

                The Board discussed general business.

7:30 PM Special Permit Continuance
                Joe Niemirowski
                25 Old County Road     R20-B-01     Book 18810     Page 6

                Mark Lamontagne, builder, and Gary Naples, abutter, were also present.

                The Board discussed the project with the applicant. The Board said that language                        regarding usage of the present house on the property must be included in the Board’s                    decision.

                After discussion, Ron Seaburg made the following motion:  The Board approves the                        request for construction  as presented with the following addition: “The Board expects at                       least 25 percent of the present house wall space material to be incorporated into the new                       structure. If upon removal of this material it is observed that part(s) of the material being                     removed for reuse are not salvageable, i.e. usable, the applicant or builder will call Fred                     Beaulieu who will inspect and confirm the damage and make a determination                               regarding adjusting the Board’s requirements. Fred will then contact the Building                               Inspector who will also inspect the building and confirm the findings”. The motion was                   seconded by Sarto Caron.  Board members present voted unanimously  in favor of the                      motion.

8:15 PM Informal Information Request
                Resident Cari Robertson asked question regarding a project she is considering.

8:25 PM Fred requested Board members presence on Thursday, July 17 at 6:15PM to help Don                        Beal write the Board’s decision for the Niemirowski petition.

8:30 PM The meeting was adjourned.

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

                Submitted by:

                Ronald Seaburg, Secretary       

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Phone: 413-245-7108 Fax: 413-245-7037
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