Town of Smithfield / Planning Board

Town of Smithfield / Planning Board

64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917

(401) 233-1017

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Town of Smithfield / Planning Board TOWN OF SMITHFIELD, RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Smithfield Town Council will hold a Public Hearing at the Smithfield Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider and act upon proposed amendments to the following Article(s) and Section(s) of the Smithfield Zoning Ordinance as summarized below: Summary: Amendments are proposed in ARTICLE 12 Comprehensive Permit for Low and Moderate Income (LMI) Housing that change the responsibility for review of Comprehensive Permit Applications from the Zoning Board of Review to the Planning Board. Amendments are also proposed in 12.5 Review Process for Pro- jects Listed in Table 22 Selected Properties for the Construction of Low and Moderate Income Housing that change the density, LMI percentage requirement and tenure of Comprehensive Permit projects, to comply with the Comprehensive Community Plan adopted in May 2016. At said Hearing opportunity will be given to all interested persons to be heard upon the proposed amendments. The proposals shown hereon may be altered or amended prior to the close of the Public Hearing, without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the Public Hearing. Any alteration or amendment must be presented for comment in the course of the Hearing. A complete copy of the proposed amendments and map are available for in- spection or copying at the Smithfield Planning Office, Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, Rhode Island during regular business hours (8:30 AM 4:30 PM, Monday Friday). Interested persons requiring special accommodations or assistance are requested to notify the Town Managers Office (401-233-1010) 48 hours in advance of the meeting. BY ORDER OF THE TOWN COUNCIL. Paul Santucci, President