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Massachusetts: Northfield Planning Board: Amendment to Zoning Bylaws for Adult Use of Marijuana

  • Auditorium at Northfield Town Hall, 69 Main Street Northfield, MA USA (map)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF NORTHFIELD PLANNING BOARD In accordance with Mass. Gen. Laws, Ch. 40A, Sec. 5, the Northfield Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the Auditorium at Northfield Town Hall, 69 Main Street, to consider an amendment to the Zoning By-Laws. The amendment would amend Section 5.4, Section 9.8, and Section 10 of the Northfield Zoning By-Laws to address State law and regulations regarding Adult Use of Marijuana, 935 CMR 500.000 et seq. The purpose of this amendment is to promote public health, safety, and general welfare, and to regulate the location and site development of said establishments in accordance with State law. A copy of the proposed Zoning By-Law amendment is available on file at the Office of the Town Clerk during posted business hours. 10/17, 10/24. Interested parties are invited to comment and attend the hearing. Please direct comments to Richard Fitzgerald, Chair, Northfield Planning Board, 69 Main Street Northfield, MA 01360. October 17, 24 20133