2006-10-03 Planning Board Meeting Minutes

Town of Bowdoinham

Ordinance Review Workshop Minutes

October 3, 2006

6:00 pm

Present: Whitney, Baum, Beltramini, Zachau

Absent: McGee, Oakes, Evans

Item 1:  Consideration of September 14, 2006

                        Whitney motions to accept the minutes.

                        Baum seconds

                        Vote 3-0

Item 2:  Review work plan/timeline for completing the amendments

Whitney relays that the Board of Selectpersons would like to add more public participation to the project.  Mark would like the feedback sessions to be scheduled on a different night than the workshop sessions.  The first feedback session is scheduled for November 8, 2006 at 7 pm. 

Whitney also asks that time be scheduled to work with the people in/near the highway district.

The Town’s attorney, Roger Therriault, will be consulted as to when he would like to review the work done.  He will be sent a copy of the proposed timeline. 

Item 3:  Review draft of subdivision amendments

                  Site inventory and analysis step

                  Public road standards

                  Lotlayout and rood access limits

                  Open space requirements

                  Re-numbering

Item 4:  Review possible net residential density approach and clustering

                  Factors to be deducted

                  Overall density

                  Application of the net density concept

                  Treatment of two-family and multi-family units (in Village)

                  Begin review of existing shoreland zoning districts

Item 5:  Next meeting

(November 2, 2006)

 Item 6:              Adjourn Meeting