Public Notice - Public Hearing 12/12/19

2020 Zoning Amendments Public Hearing

Goffstown Planning Board

The Goffstown Planning Board will hold its first public hearing on its proposed 2020 zoning amendments in the Mildred Stark Room (Room 106) of the Goffstown Town Hall, located on 16 Main Street, Goffstown, New Hampshire on Thursday, December 12, 2019.  The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM.  Explanations of the proposed amendments are as follows and full-text copies may be obtained from the Town’s Website, the Planning Department, and the Town Clerk’s Office, located on 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH during the hours of 8 am-4 pm, Monday-Friday.  For ADA assistance in attending the meeting please, call 497-8990, Ext. 117 at least 72 hours in advance.

Shall the Town adopt Amendment No. 1, as proposed by the Goffstown Planning Board, by amending the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance – Glossary, by removing the current definition of Recreational Vehicle in its entirety, and replacing it with the following definition: “Recreational Vehicle shall mean a self-propelled or towed vehicle that is equipped to serve as temporary living quarters for recreational, camping, or travel purposes”?

Shall the Town adopt Amendment No. 2, as proposed by the Goffstown Planning Board, by amending the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance – Section 7.7., Parking and Storage of Recreational Vehicles by removing the current paragraph in its entirety, which states, “No Recreational Vehicle shall be parked or stored in a residential district, except in a carport or enclosed building, or in the rear yard area. No such equipment shall be used for living, sleeping, or housekeeping purposes”, and replacing 7.7 to read, “No Recreational Vehicle shall be parked or stored on a public way. Parking shall not create a safety hazard. Recreational Vehicles shall not be used for sleeping and housekeeping purposes”?

Shall the Town adopt Amendment No. 3, as proposed by the Goffstown Planning Board, by amending the Goffstown Zoning Ordinance – Section 13.2. Flood Hazard (FH) District, by replacing portions of Section 13.2., and inserting sections of FEMA’s Updated Model Ordinance.