****APPROVED**** cc: Town Clerk
RUTLAND ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
April 23, 2015
TOWN HALL – 250 MAIN STREET
Present: Richard Surrette, Chair
Chris Senecal, Vice-Chair
Robert Paulsen, Member
Lynn Miller, Secretary
Absent: Paul Kirrane, Associate Member
Peter Van Dyke, Associate Member
Arthur Wells, Associate Member
Opening of meeting by the Chairman:
Richard Surrette opened the meeting at 6:35 pm.
Acceptance of Minutes: Robert Paulsen motioned to approve the minutes of November 13, 2014. Chris Senecal seconded. Motion made and seconded. Vote was unanimous.
The Board of Appeals will be referred to as the “Board”.
Milliken Brook Estates, LLC, 87 Main Street, Rutland, MA is seeking a Variance at 55 Ridge Road, Rutland, MA (Map No. 63B, Lot # 1) for a reduction of lot width from 200 feet to 130 feet.
Voting members: Richard Surrette, Chris Senecal, Robert Paulsen
Present: Clealand Blair Jr.
George Kiritsy, Mr. Blair’s Attorney
No abutters present.
The house on the property is pre-existing. The Board reviewed the Zoning By-Law for Estate Lots.
The plan and other lot lines were reviewed by the Board and petitioner.
The Board received a memo from the Board of Health expressing no objections. The Board also received no opposition from the Planning Board.
Mr. Surrette moved to vote to Grant the 70 foot building lot width variance. Mr. Senecal seconded. Motion made and seconded. Vote was unanimous.
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Correspondence: reviewed as received
Next scheduled meeting: September 23, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m.
New Business: none
Robert & Corrine Puliafico, 1 Edson Place, P.O. Box 3, Rutland, MA
is seeking a Variance to add a third apartment in the basement of an existing duplex
located at 11A & 11B Sunnyside Avenue.
Corrine Puliafico spoke to the Board about her conversation with the Planning Board regarding the above previous matter. She said the Planning Board said she shouldn’t have to come back to the Board if the Zoning changes for her road or her property.
Adjournment: Richard Surrette motioned to adjourn. Chris Senecal seconded. Vote was unanimous. Meeting adjourned at 7:10 p.m.
Respectfully Submitted, Lynn Miller, Administrative Assistant