The Brunswick Town Council and Brunswick Planning Board held its joint workshop focused on the Shelter Task Force’s recommendations for shelter zoning amendments on October 25th. The minutes are not yet published, but will be found on the Town of Brunswick’s website.
The Planning Board now has a meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 13th at 7:00 pm in the council chambers at the Brunswick Town Hall at 85 Union Street. This workshop, according to the website, will “review a proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment from the Town of Brunswick Shelter Task Force to:
a. Establish definitions for: homeless shelter, apartment-style; homeless shelter, nonapartment-style;
and homeless shelter, resource center;
b. Establish appropriate zoning districts for the location of above referenced shelter
c. Establish supplementary use standards for above referenced shelter definitions.”
The workshop is open to the public and will also be televised.
In addition, The Planning Board will set a public hearing date “in accordance with subsection 5.1.3.B of the Brunswick Zoning Ordinance to review and provide a recommendation to the Town Council on a Zoning Ordinance Amendment for homeless shelters in accordance with Chapter 12.2-5 of the Brunswick Code of Ordinances.”
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