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April 24, 2014
              APRIL 24, 2014
                        TOWN HALL ANNEX – 246 MAIN STREET
                                                                6:30 P.M.

Present:        Chris Senecal, Vice-Chair
                Richard Surrette, Chair
                       Robert Paulsen, Member
Lynn Miller, Secretary

                       Arthur Wells, Associate Member
                Paul Kirrane, Associate Member  
                Peter Van Dyke, Associate Member

        Opening of meeting by the Chairman:    
Richard Surrette opened the meeting at 6:40 p.m.

Acceptance of Minutes:    Chris Senecal motioned to accept the minutes of September 4, 2013.  Robert Paulsen seconded. Vote was unanimous.

The Board of Appeals will be referred to as the “Board”.

Public Hearings:

6:30 p.m.

Kenneth Babineau, 116-C Houghton Road, Princeton, MA 01541is seeking a Special Permit to temporarily  locate a camper on the property of 4 Paddock Road, Rutland, MA  during the construction of a new home.

Voting members: Richard Surrette, Chris Senecal, Robert Paulsen

Abutters present:  Sue Hall & Paul Miller, 42 E. County Road – had no concerns

Ken Babineau, applicant
Rick Travers, Building Inspector

The application & plan was reviewed. There was not a denial with the application from the Building Inspector. The Board reviewed Section 14C of bylaw – Special Uses. Mr. Babineau hopes to have the house completed by October 1, 2014. The water and electricity is already in place. The septic should be in next month. Chris Senecal asked Rick Travers if there is a code that the camper has to be on a foundation. Rick Travers has no concerns as long as it’s temporary.
The memo from the Board of Health was reviewed.

Chris Senecal motioned to grant the Special Permit. Robert Paulsen seconded.  Vote was unanimous.

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Correspondence: none


   Next scheduled meeting:   July 23, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m.

  Bills:  none

New Business: none

Old Business:    

Adjournment:  Richard Surrette motioned to adjourn. Robert Paulsen seconded. Vote was unanimous. Meeting adjourned at 7:10 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted, Lynn Miller, Administrative Assistant

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