Zoning Board of Adjustment

Zoning Board Minutes 09.06.17

Meeting called to order at 7:00pm by Brooks McCandlish, Chair.   Members Present: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Denise Renk; Nathanial Bruss, Stephen Pierce; Bill Duffy Members Absent: Bob Hodges, Alternate   Review and Consideration of Minutes Minutes of August 16th were approved with the change of putting Bill Duffy as recused   Receipt of Application: Michele and David Halsted: Application for Appeal of Planning Boards Decision regarding Kraken Ammunition. Brooks recused himself as he is an abutter. Board reviewed the letter from Amy Manzelli, Esq who is representing the Halsteds and she asked the Board to be on the agenda for the Octover meeting. The Boards secretary gave Michele a copy of the application for Kraken Ammunition so she could share…
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Notice of Public Hearing (10.4.17) & Site Walk (9.11.17) Map20/Lot27

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING & SITE WALK BRADFORD, NH  ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT   Notice is hereby given of a public hearing to be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in the Community Center, concerning a request by Eric Buck for a Special Exception, per Article V, Section B.2, and Variance, per Article 3, Section D, and another Variance, per Article 3, Section D#4 of the Bradford Zoning Ordinance. The applicant proposes to remove an existing non-conforming structure (house and attached deck) and build a new non-confirming structure (house and attached deck) located at 82 East Shore Dr. Map20/Lot27 (Property owners Ted and Susan Chumas). There will also be a Site Walk at 82 East Shore Rd on September 11th…
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ZBA agenda for 09.06.17

TOWN OF BRADFORD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT September 6, 2017 at 7:00 PM Bradford Area Community Center   Members: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Nathanial Bruss; Bill Duffy; Stephen Pierce; Denise Renk. Alternates: Bob Hodges; Heather Weed AGENDA CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES OF August 16, 2017 RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS NEW BUSINESS Application for Appeal of Planning Board Decision, Michele and David Halsted Application for Special Exception and two Variances, Property of Theodore and Susan Chumas, 82 East Shore Drive, Tax Map20 Lot 27 COMMUNICATIONS & MISCELLANEOUS ADJOURNMENT  

ZBA Finding 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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Zoning Board Minutes for 08.16.17

Meeting called to order at 7:00pm by Brooks McCandlish, Chair.   Members Present: Brooks McCandlish, Chair; Denise Renk; Nathanial Bruss, Heather Weed, Alternate, Bob Hodges Members Absent: Stephen Pierce; Bill Duffy   Review and Consideration of Minutes Minutes of August 2, 2017 were accepted   Review of Public Hearing for Rosa’s application for Hunting Preserve: The Board reviewed the Finding of Facts (these will be published on the website once approved by the Board). After discussion on the Finding of Facts there was a motion to accept with section 2. Reading “This proposal is for a hunting preserve regulated under RSA 212:25 and Chapter Fis 800 of NH Administrative Rules. It is not for a shooting range subject to RSA…
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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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