Joint Planning Board/ Planning, Licenses and Development Committee
The Planning, Licenses and Development Committee and the Planning Board shall hold a joint legislative workshop, with public notice when proposed amendments to the City’s Zoning Map or Ordinance are received by the City Council. The intent of these workshops is to: prepare information for the Council, provide an opportunity for the applicant and the public to discuss the proposal in an informal fashion; and afford an opportunity for adjustment or modification of the proposal prior to the scheduling of a formal public hearing before the City Council.
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UPCOMING PUBLIC WORKSHOP:
Social Service / Congregate Living Ordinances - O-2019-13 & O-2019-14: The Joint Committee has continued the public workshop on this draft Ordinance to Monday, June 8, 2020 at 6:30 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers, second floor, 3 Washington Street, Keene, NH. The Ordinances propose changes to Chapter 102 – Zoning, Chapter 46 – Licenses and Permits, Chapter 18 – Building Regulations, and Appendix B – Fee Schedule of the City Code of Ordinances including the introduction of land uses categorized broadly as Social Service and Congregate Living uses as well as a conditional use permit and City operating license for some of these uses.
- Full Text of O-2019-13 & O-2019-14
- Summary of Proposed Changes
- Zoning Map
- Staff Report
- September 9, 2019 Presentation
- October 15, 2019 Presentation
- November 12, 2019 Presentation
- January 13, 2020 Presentation (Includes revised maps with street names)
- March 9, 2020 Presentation
The intent of the Public Workshop is to provide an opportunity for the applicant and the public to discuss the proposal in an informal fashion; and afford an opportunity for adjustment or modification of the proposed ordinance prior to a City Council Public Hearing.