Town of Maynard
Zoning Board of Appeals - Remote Meeting

Paul Scheiner, Chair 
Posted by: Bill Nemser, Planning Director
This Agenda is subject to change.

April 24, 2023, 7PM

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Minutes Approval


Minutes 03.27.23


Public Hearing - 123 Summer Street

7P.M. - Special Permit Renewal Application filed by Andy Moerlein and Donna Dodson, 123 Summer Street, Maynard, MA 01754.   The subject property, 123 Summer Street, is located within the S-1 Zoning District. Consistent with Section 3.2.5 and 10.2 of the Zoning By-laws, the petitioner is requesting renewal of the Special Permit allowing a Trade Shop use (Artist Studio) within the subject property, originally approved September 8, 2022.


2022 Special Permit


Discussion with Senator James B. Eldridge

7:30P.M. - Discussion with Senator James B. Eldridge regarding recent updates to municipal Zoning By-laws regulating the sale of firearms.


Other Municipalities By-laws


Public Hearing - 31 Fairfield Street.

Variance Application filed by Elizabeth Peterson, 31 Fairfield Street, Maynard, MA 01754.  The subject property is a non-conforming single-family dwelling on a non-conforming lot located in Zone S-2 (Single Family Residence District 2). Per Maynard Town By-laws Section 5.1.4, the applicant is requesting a Variance from the maximum building coverage of 15% percent, extending the existing non-conformity from approximately 25% to approximately 31% percent and increase the Impervious Coverage of 40% percent, to approximately 43%.