5/29/20

The Wilmington Development Review Board has changed the time of their regular meetings to 5 pm.

 

The Wilmington Development Review Board has cancelled their regularly scheduled meetings on Monday, June 1 and 15, 2020.

 

The Wilmington Public Safety Facilities Committee has changed their meeting times to the 2nd Thursday at 2:00 pm and 4th Thursday at 6:00 pm via zoom until further notice. Zoom information will be posted with each agenda.

5/20/20

 

The Wilmington Selectboard will hold a public hearing on amendments to Article V of the Zoning Ordinance Friday, June 5, 2020 8:00 am via Zoom Conference.

The proposed Articles to amend the Zoning Ordinance are to address Zoning Administration in the Town of Wilmington, Vermont including:

Article V

Section 531   Exceptions to Zoning Permit or Development Review Board Site Plan and Design Review Requirements (page 55)

Section 531 B. Zoning Permit from Zoning Administrator Required; No Development Review Board Written Decision and Approval Requirement (page 56)

Add 7. Businesses may erect temporary fencing or other means of delineating outdoor areas for the sole purpose of extending dining for a period of no more than 120 days from the date of approval by the Zoning Administrator. (page 56)

The purpose of the proposed changes is to:

1.    Enhance the collaborative process between property owners and the Zoning Administrator and Development Review Board.

2.    Improve the understanding and simplicity of administration of the Wilmington Zoning Ordinance, in accordance with the duly adopted Town Plan.

3.    To clarify processes and procedures.

4.    To clarify the roles and responsibilities of town governing bodies

A full copy of the proposed Zoning Articles is available for public review and can be found in the Wilmington Town Office, Town Clerk’s Office and on the website, http://wilmingtonvermont.us/documents/ordinances/.

Check back at http://wilmingtonvermont.us/documents/public-notices/ for the zoom meeting information.

 

 

4/30/20

The Wilmington Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on amendments to Article VIII of the Zoning Ordinance Monday, June 8, 2020 5:00 PM in the Wilmington Town Meeting Room. Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. Chapter 117, § 4444, notice is hereby given by the Planning Commission of the Town of Wilmington.

The proposed Articles to amend the Zoning Ordinance are to address Zoning Administration in the town of Wilmington, Vermont including:

Article VIII:

Section 822 (L) Window Display (page 90)

Section 823 Add (K) (page 91)

Section 831 Types of Signs (page 92)

Article VIII:

Section 822 (L) Delete Window Display

Section 823 Add (K) All window signs as defined in Article X are exempt.

Section 831 correct “Appendix III to Article X”

The purpose of the proposed changes is to:

1.    Enhance the collaborative process between property owners and the Zoning Administrator and Development Review Board.

2.    Improve the understanding and simplicity of administration of the Wilmington Zoning Ordinance, in accordance with the duly adopted Town Plan.

3.    To clarify processes and procedures.

4.    To clarify the roles and responsibilities of town governing bodies

 A full copy of the proposed Zoning Articles is available for public review and can be found in the Wilmington Town Office, Town Clerk’s Office and on the website, http://wilmingtonvermont.us/documents/ordinances/. Check back at http://wilmingtonvermont.us/documents/public-notices/ for any changes to the location or format of this hearing.