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Earlier this week, Town Planning Director, Michael Zehner wrote an open letter to all Town Residents, Business Owners, Commercial/Residential Developers, and Land Use Attorneys with regard to the Board’s initiative to re-codify the Zoning Bylaw of the Town of Wellesley, Massachusetts. By way of background, at this most recent past Annual Town meeting, the Planning Board announced that it would be “initiating a collaborative approach to re-codification” and “will be establishing a subcommittee” to recommend “the course of action [by which re-codification will be pursued] and changes to re-codify the Bylaw.”
The Planning Director and the Board is now working to appoint this Re-Codification Subcommittee. In addition to the appointment of members of the Planning Board, Board of Selectmen, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Design Review Board, the Planning Board intends to appoint to the Subcommittee one (1) resident representative, one (1) representative of commercial, business, or residential development interests, and one (1) attorney knowledgeable of land use and zoning matters.
Anyone who fits one of these categories and is interested in serving on the Subcommittee should submit a letter of interest, together with a summary of their qualifications to the Planning Department no later than August 19, 2015, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
Attn: Michael Zehner
525 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
The Planning Board will consider the appointment of those interested at a future meeting of the Board. Questions may be directed to Michael Zehner at Town Hall.