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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Request for Qualifications/Proposals for the new Homeless Services Center

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The Request for Qualifications/Proposals for the new Homeless Services Center, which was approved by the Housing & Economic Development Committee, is now advertised on the City’s website. Proposals will be accepted until 3:00PM on Tuesday, April 27, 2...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: February 10, 2021

New Development Review Project - 144 State Street

To residents and property owners: Community Housing of Maine has submitted a Level III Site Plan and Subdivision application to facilitate a 57 unit senior housing building and a 41 unit multifamily housing building at 73 and 91 Spring St (formerly 144 St...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Revised Development Review Application - 49 St. Lawrence Street

To residents and property owners: Lawson Holdings, LLC has submitted a revised Level II Site Plan application (Dec. 2020) to facilitate interior renovations, exterior renovations, and associated site work at 49 St. Lawrence Street in connection with the c...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: February 5, 2021

New Development Review Project - 100 Thompsons Point Connector Rd.

To residents and property owners: Langdon Street Real Estate has submitted a Major Site Plan Amendment application for changes to the 2.8 acre, 300-space surface parking facility approved by the Planning Board on September 25, 2018 as PEZ.2018-002. &n...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: February 5, 2021

New Development Review Project - 631 Stevens Avenue

To residents and property owners: DC Baxter Woods II LLC has submitted a Minor Site Plan application to facilitate a change of use at 631 Stevens Avenue to accommodate a restaurant, office space, personal services and community center uses, along with an ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: January 29, 2021

New Development Review Project - 630 Ocean Avenue

To residents and property owners: JHA Assisted Living, Inc. and Cedars Nursing Care, Inc. have submitted a staff-level Level III Site Plan Amendment for review by the Planning Authority for changes to the plans approved by the Planning Board on April 24, ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: January 13, 2021

New Development Review Project - 132 Brackett Street

To residents and property owners: Portland Public Schools have submitted a Conditional Use Permit application to facilitate a 670 square foot conference room and stairwell expansion to the Reiche Elementary School building at 132 Brackett Street, along wi...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: January 6, 2021

New Development Review Project - 122 Pine Tree Industrial Parkway

To residents and property owners: LMD Properties, LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the creation of a 14,590 square foot paved area for use as equipment storage at 122 Pine Tree Industrial Parkway, along with associated drai...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: January 6, 2021

New Development Review Project - 383 Commercial Street

To residents and property owners: DPD Lot 3 LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a seven-story, 35,100 square foot mixed-use building at 387 Commercial Street. The proposed project is Phase 3 of the 383 Comm...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: December 21, 2020

New Development Review Project - 97 McAlister Farm Road

To residents and property owners: Gregory J. Scott has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a 10,200 square foot commercial building and associated site improvements at 97 McAlister Farm Road. The subject property is...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: December 9, 2020

New Development Review Projects (Various Properties)

921 RIVERSIDE STREET

To residents and property owners: North Spore has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a change of use at a 25,000 square foot warehouse building at 921 Riverside Street; the subject building, currently vacant, was ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: November 17, 2020

New Development Review Project - 96 Falmouth Street

To residents and property owners: The University of Southern Maine has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the temporary relocation of a solid waste collection area from 25 Bedford Street to 96 Falmouth Street. The subject proper...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: November 17, 2020

New Development Review Projects

295 FOREST AVENUE

To residents and property owners: Hannaford Bros. Co has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a 1,160 square foot addition to the existing supermarket building at 295 Forest Avenue, along with associated site improveme...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: November 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - House Island

To residents and property owners: Fortland, LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the development of 21-site campground project consisting of a 2,095 square foot community building, three accessory structures totaling 656 square...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: November 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - 1000 Washington Avenue

To residents and property owners: Pinnacle Home Builders, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate the development of two new duplex buildings with a total of four dwelling units at 1000 Washington Avenue. The subject property is ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 29, 2020

New Development Review Project - 7 Rand Road

To residents and property owners: Brockway Smith Company has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the construction of a gravel turnaround loading/drop off area at 7 Rand Road. A total of 2,596 square feet of new impervious surface...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 29, 2020

New Development Review Project - 1025 Ocean Ave.

To residents and property owners: 1025 Ocean Ave LLC has submitted an after-the-fact Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the paving of portions of the front yard of 1025 Ocean Avenue to create additional parking spaces and unenclosed storage area...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 29, 2020

New Development Review Project - 723 Riverside Street

To residents and property owners: Terrace Pond, LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a 576 square foot expansion of an existing office building at 723 Riverside Street. The subject property is eight acres in size and is zoned R...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 29, 2020

New Development Review Project - 2002 Congress Street

To residents and property owners: Brooklawn Memorial Park has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the construction of a 2,200 square foot addition to an existing crematory facility at 2002 Congress Street. The subject property is 31.9...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 28, 2020

New Development Review Project - 200 Federal Street

To residents and property owners: Redfern Downtown, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan and Subdivision application to facilitate the development of an 18 story, 180,000 square foot mixed use building with 266 residential units and ground-floor commer...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 28, 2020

New Development Review Project - 144 State Street

To residents and property owners: NewHeight Redfern, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan and Subdivision application to facilitate a 195,942 square foot mixed use redevelopment project at 120 and 148 State Street. The proposed development would renova...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 8, 2020

New Development Review Project - 32 Thomas Street

To residents and property owners: West End, LLC has submitted a zoning map and text amendment application to dissolve Conditional Zoning Agreement C-57, which currently encumbers 32 Thomas Street, and to amend Sec. 14-103 of the Land Use Code to reduce th...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project - 631 Stevens Avenue

To residents and property owners: DC Baxter Woods II LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a change of use from classrooms to office space encompassing 10,268 square feet of floor area in the existing Maine Girls Academy buildin...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project – 116 Island Avenue

To residents and property owners: George Cantalupo has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the installation of 50 linear feet of rip rap for shoreline stabilization purposes as well as the implementation of drainage improvements at 11...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project – 69 Presumpscot Street

To residents and property owners: Portland Public Schools has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate a 15,750 square foot addition to the rear of the Presumpscot Elementary School building to be used as cafeteria and classroom space, al...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project – 5 Portland Street

To residents and property owners: Preble Street Resource Center, Inc. has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the conversion of 7,378 square feet of interior space at 5 Portland Street for use as an emergency shelter and for the insta...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project - 120 Island Avenue

To residents and property owners: Jean Hoffman has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the installation of 70 linear feet of rip rap for shoreline stabilization purposes as well as the implementation of drainage improvements at 120 Is...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2020

New Development Review Project - 110 Island Avenue

To residents and property owners: Tom Hill has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the installation of 50 linear feet of rip rap for shoreline stabilization purposes as well as the implementation of drainage improvements at 110 Island...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: September 17, 2020

New Development Review Project - 11 Thompson's Point Road

To residents and property owners: Forefront Commons Warehouse, LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a new 14,160 square foot warehouse and the renovation of an existing 1,900 square foot building to create ar...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: September 17, 2020

New Development Review Project - 200 Federal Street

To residents and property owners: Redfern Downtown, LLC has submitted a Zoning Map and Text Amendment application to amend the Downtown Height Overlay Map at 200 Federal Street to allow a maximum of 190 feet in building height and to remote the 40 foot ar...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: September 11, 2020

New Development Review Project - 100 Bld. F W. Commercial St.

To residents and property owners: New Yard, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate Phase V of the Canal Landing New Yard project, with proposed improvements to include a two-story, 7,500 square foot building and a 28,500 square ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: September 11, 2020

New Development Review Project - 165 Industrial Way

To residents and property owners: Commercial Properties, Inc. has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the construction of a 15,400 square foot industrial building addition, a new 4,550 square foot refrigerated warehouse building, and ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: September 11, 2020

New Development Review Project - 8 Ocean Street

To residents and property owners: Michael Peddle has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate a seawall replacement at 8 Ocean Street on Peaks Island. The proposed area of disturbance is 1,000 square feet. The subject property is 10,4...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 28, 2020

New Development Review Project - 460 W. Commercial Street

To residents and property owners: MaineDOT has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the development of a 2,800 linear foot internal auxiliary roadway along the International Marine Terminal (IMT) rail corridor. The proposed roadwa...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 28, 2020

New Development Review Project - 5 Portland Street

To residents and property owners: Preble Street Resource Center, Inc. has submitted a Conditional Use application pursuant to Section 14-474 of the Land Use Code to facilitate the conversion of 7,378 square feet of interior space at 5 Portland Street for ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 28, 2020

New Development Review Project - 209 Valley Street

To residents and property owners: The City of Portland has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the implementation of trail improvements within the Western Promenade at 209 Valley Street. Approximately 3,500 square feet of area wo...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - 39 Oaklawn Road

To residents and property owners: Doug and Jennifer Lavanture have submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate site disturbance associated with excavation for a new house foundation, the construction of a swale, and the installation of r...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - 86 Fox Street

To residents and property owners: The City of Portland has submitted a Level II Site Plan application for the development of a new, 7,200 square foot futsal court at Kennedy Park, located at 86 Fox Street. 12,630 square feet of area would be disturbed via...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - 263 Cumberland Avenue

To residents and property owners: Downtown Lodging, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan Amendment for 263 Cumberland Avenue. This project was approved by the Planning Board on October 8, 2019 for 89 lodging rooms with a ground-floor commercial space. ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New Development Review Project - 148 State Street

To residents and property owners: NewHeight Redfern, LLC has submitted a Zoning Map and Text Amendment application to facilitate the rezoning of 148, 120, and 102 State Street from R-6 Residential to B-3 Downtown Business, along with changes to the Downto...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: July 9, 2020

New Development Review Project - 934 Ocean Avenue

To residents and property owners: Ocean Avenue Development, LLC has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the construction of a low ropes course at 934 Ocean Avenue. The area to be disturbed is approximately 41,000 square feet in s...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: July 9, 2020

New Development Review Project - 188 Warren Avenue

To residents and property owners: Atlantic Construction Fabrics, Inc. has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the placement of an office trailer and covered shed totaling 1,272 square feet in area at 188 Warren Avenue. The subject pro...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: July 9, 2020

New Development Review Project - 337 Cumberland Avenue

To residents and property owners: YFO PHDC Development, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan and Inclusionary Zoning Conditional Use application to facilitate the development of a seven-story mixed use building containing 60 dwelling units and a ground...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 30, 2020

New Development Review Project - 40 W. Commercial Street

To residents and property owners: Maine International Cold Storage Facility LLC has submitted a Conditional Use application to facilitate a 108,024 square foot cold storage facility and associated site improvements at 40 West Commercial Street. The propos...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 30, 2020

New Development Review Project - 83 Middle Street (Level II Site Plan Re

To residents and property owners: Community Housing of Maine has submitted a Level II Site Plan and Level III Subdivision application to facilitate a 5-story, 45,770 square foot mixed use building with 50 affordable residential units at 83 Middle Street. ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 30, 2020

New Development Review Project - 83 Middle Street (Subdivision Review)

To residents and property owners: Community Housing of Maine has submitted a Level II Site Plan and Level III Subdivision application to facilitate a 5-story, 45,770 square foot mixed use building with 50 affordable residential units at 83 Middle Street. ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 17, 2020

New Development Review Project - 164 Cove Side Drive - GDI

To residents and property owners: Domenic and Robin Rignanese have submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a 2-story, 2,518 square foot single family home at 164 Coveside Drive. The subject property is 38,940 square fee...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 16, 2020

New Development Review Project - 11 Thompson's Point

To residents and property owners: Forefront Commons Warehouse, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a new 14,160 square foot warehouse and the renovation of an existing 1,900 square foot building to create a...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 10, 2020

New Development Review Project - 191 Marginal Way

To residents and property owners: Earle W. Noyes & Sons has submitted a Level III Traffic Movement Permit application to facilitate the lease and occupancy of an existing retail space at 191 Marginal Way by a new tenant, pursuant to an approval condit...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 10, 2020

New Development Review Project - 12 White Birch Lane

To residents and property owners: Birchlane, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan and subdivision application to facilitate the development of a three-story, three-unit residential building at 12 White Birch Lane. The subject property is 7,172 square f...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 3, 2020

New Development Review Project - 20 Island Avenue

To residents and property owners: Thomas Werner has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a deck expansion, the installation of an ADA-compliant ramp, and associated site improvements at 20 Island Ave. The subject property is zoned I-B ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: June 2, 2020

New Development Review Project - 7 Rand Road

To residents and property owners: Brockway Smith Company has submitted an application for a Zoning Map Amendment to rezone the parcel at 7 Rand Road from an I-M Industrial/B-2 Community Business split lot condition to fully I-M, removing the split lot con...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 26, 2020

New Development Review Project - 577 Washington Avenue

To residents and property owners: Portland Housing Development Corporation has submitted a Level I Site Alteration application to facilitate the renovation and rehabilitation of 577 Washington Avenue. The proposed area of disturbance comprises 39,416 squa...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 26, 2020

New Development Review Project - 1006 Congress Street

To residents and property owners: 1006 Congress St, LLC has submitted a Level III Site Plan Amendment application to revise the proposed building at 1006 Congress St by eliminating the first-floor cafe space and constructing seven additional residential u...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 13, 2020

New Development Review Project - 210 Valley Street

To residents and property owners: Avesta Valley Street, LP has submitted a Level III Site Plan and Subdivision application to facilitate the development of a 5-story, 72,113 square foot affordable residential building at with 60 units at 210 Valley Street...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 13, 2020

New Development Review Project - 60 Cassidy Point

To residents and property owners: Cianbro Corporation has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the replacement of the West Main Crane Pier and East Main Crane Pier and to conduct improvements to shoreline abutments at 60 Cassidy Point ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 13, 2020

New Development Review Project - 598 Baxter Boulevard

To residents and property owners: The City of Portland has submitted a Level III Site Plan Application to facilitate the construction of the Back Cove West Storage Conduit, a below-grade stormwater storage tank to be constructed beneath the roadbed of Bax...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: May 13, 2020

New Development Review Project - 148 newbury Street

To residents and property owners: Stephen and Sarah Roop have submitted a Level III Subdivision application to facilitate a 4 story, 3 unit residential building at 148 Newbury Street. This subdivision application is associated with a previously submitted ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: April 22, 2020

New Development Review Projects

513 WASHINGTON AVENUE

To residents and property owners: East Deering Properties LLC and Rockprop LLC have submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the development of a new 2,643 square foot automobile repair facility at 513 Washington Avenu...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: April 14, 2020

New Development Review Projects

25 BEDFORD STREET

To residents and property owners: The University of Southern Maine has submitted a Level III Site Plan application to facilitate a new 60,000 square foot student center, a new 580-bed, 220,000 square foot residence hall, and associated ca...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: March 23, 2020

49 St. Lawrence Street - New Development Review Project

To residents and property owners: Lawson Holdings, LLC has submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate interior renovations, exterior renovations, and associated site work at 49 St. Lawrence Street in connection with the creation of a fourth ...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: March 23, 2020

840 Seashore Avenue - New Development Review Project

To residents and property owners: William E. Bunton and Melissa M. Bunton have submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate the construction of a 1,000 square foot barn structure at 840 Seashore Avenue. The subject property is 49,269 square fe...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: March 23, 2020

148 Newbury Street - New Development Review Project

To residents and property owners: Stephen and Sarah Roop have submitted a Level II Site Plan application to facilitate a 3 story, 3 unit residential building at 148 Newbury Street.  The subject property is 2,445 square feet in size and is located...

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New Development Review Project Notices
Posted on: March 11, 2020

New Development Review Projects

32 THOMAS STREET

To residents and property owners: 32 Thomas Street, LLC has submitted an application to amend Conditional Zoning Agreement C-57, which currently encumbers 32 Thomas Street, in order to modify the minimum lot area per dwelling unit requirem...

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New Development Review Project Notices