Zoning Board of Adjustment

ZBA Findings of facts regarding Hunting Perserve

Bradford Zoning Board of Adjustment   FINDINGS OF FACT —  8/16/2017   Anthony Rosa Jr. seeks a Special Exception to construct and operate a hunting preserve on his property on East Washington Rd comprising 158.8± acres. Mr. Rosa proposes:   to construct small (1 to 5 acre) fields, connected by trails; to release game birds in these fields for groups of up to four customers and a dog, one group at a time with the possibility of one group in the morning and one in the afternoon; to require the use of steel shot only; to limit hours of operation to 8 AM to 4 PM, September through April to comply in full with RSA 212:25 and Fish and Game…
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ZBA Notice of Decision

  NOTICE OF DECISION BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT       Case # 2017SE-001 Map 8 Lots 30 and 31 And Map 12 Lots 5 and 6 Ref. Public Hearing Notice____________________     You are hereby notified that the request for a Special Exception in order to construct and operate a hunting preserve in the Rural Residential Zone is denied by this Zoning Board of Adjustment, vote 4-1, for the following reasons: The ZBA finds that the proposed hunting preserve is not an appropriate use of the site, which is currently forested, and is hilly, with very rocky soils, steep and ledgy sections, and wetland areas.   The ZBA finds that the proposal may be detrimental and injurious to…
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Zoning Board Agenda 08.16.17 (Special Meeting)

TOWN OF BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT August 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM Bradford Community Center   AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES OF August 2, 2017 DISCUSSION ON SPECIAL EXCEPTION MAP8/LOT30&31 AND MAP12/LOT5&6 RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS NEW BUSINESS OLD BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS & MISCELLANEOUS ADJOURNMENT  

Zoning Board Minutes 08.02.17

Meeting called to order at 6:00pm by Brooks McCandlish, Chair.   Members Present: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Denise Renk; Nathanial Bruss, Heather Weed, Alternate; Bill Duffy (recused himself for puvlic hearing) ; Bob Hodges, Alternate Members Absent: Stephen Pierce; Brooks seated Bob Hodges for Stephen Pierce and Heather Weed for Bill Duffy Review and Consideration of Minutes Minutes of July 19, 2017 were accepted   Public Hearing 647 East Washington Rd (Map8/Lot30&31 and Map12/Lot5&: Public hearing opened at 6:02pm Anthony Rosa read through his application for a hunting preserve on East Washington rd. He explained to the public and the Board that this is not a gun range and that small hunting groups of no more than 4 members would come…
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Zoning Board Minutes 07.19.17

Meeting called to order at 7:00pm by Brooks McCandlish, Chair.   Members Present: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Denise Renk; Nathanial Bruss, Heather Weed, Alternate, Garrett Members Absent: Stephen Pierce; Bill Duffy; Bob Hodges, Alternate   Review and Consideration of Minutes Minutes of July 5, 2017 were accepted with the change of changing “Bill Duffy because he recessed himself to recused”   Review of Zoning Ordinance: Denise reported on accessory dwelling: She talked to the electric company because she currently has two different rates from the electric company for her house and her barn and wanted to know if this would be the case in accessory dwelling, she was informed that the rate would be the same with accessory dwelling as the…
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Zoning Board Agenda 08.02.17

TOWN OF BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT August 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM Bradford Community Center   Members: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Nathanial Bruss; Bill Duffy; Denise Renk; Stephen Pierce. Alternates: Heather Weed; Bob Hodges   AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES OF July 19, 2017 PUBLIC HEARING: SPECIAL EXCEPTION MAP8/LOT30&31 AND MAP12/LOT5&6 RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS (Dunne Family) NEW BUSINESS OLD BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS & MISCELLANEOUS ADJOURNMENT  

Zoning Board Public Notice 08.02.17

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING & SITE WALK BRADFORD, NH  ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT Notice is hereby given of a hearing to be held on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 6:00 pm, in the Community Center, concerning a request by Anthony Rosa for a Special Exception, per Article IV, Section B 3.b.4 of the Bradford Zoning Ordinance regarding Description of Districts. The applicant proposes to operate a hunting preserve out of their residence 647 East Washington Rd (Map 8/Lot 30 & 31 and Map 12/Lot 5 & 6)   7.11.2017 BRADFORD NH ZBA

Zoning Board Agenda 7.19.17

TOWN OF BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT July 19, 2017 at 6:00 PM Bradford Community Center   Members: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Nathanial Bruss; Bill Duffy; Denise Renk; Stephen Pierce. Alternates: Heather Weed; Bob Hodges   AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES OF July 5, 2017 REVIEW OF ZONING ORDINANCE RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS NEW BUSINESS OLD BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS & MISCELLANEOUS ADJOURNMENT  

Zoning Board Minutes 7.5.17

Meeting called to order at 6:00pm by Brooks McCandlish, Chair.   Members Present: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Denise Renk; Stephen Pierce ; Bill Duffy; Nathanial Bruss, Heather Weed, Alternate, Bob Hodges, Alternate   Review and Consideration of Minutes Minutes of June 7, 2017 were accepted with the change of adding Bob Hodges as absent   Public Hearing: Public hearing opened at 6:02. Brooks read letter stating that not all abutters were notified of Public Hearing and therefore the Board postponed the Public Hearing till 8.2.17 at 6:00pm at the community Center. Public Hearing closed at 6:08 Nathanial made a motion that the ZBA notify the Towns of Hillsboro and Washington of the Public Hearing on the Rosa application on 8.2.17 for…
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Zoning Board Agenda 7.5.17

TOWN OF BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT July 5, 2017 at 6:00 PM Bradford Community Center   Members: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Nathanial Bruss; Bill Duffy; Denise Renk; Stephen Pierce. Alternates: Heather Weed; Bob Hodges   AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES OF JUNE 7, 2017 PUBLIC HEARING: SPECIAL EXCEPTION MAP8/LOT31 RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS NEW BUSINESS OLD BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS & MISCELLANEOUS ADJOURNMENT