Town of Smithfield / Planning Board

Town of Smithfield / Planning Board

64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917

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Town of Smithfield / Planning Board TOWN OF SMITHFIELD, RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Smith eld Planning Board will hold a virtual Public Hearing on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 6:00 PM. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider and obtain public input on proposed amendments to the Land Use chapter of Comprehensive Community Plan. This amendment is proposed in accor- dance with the provisions of Section 45-22.2-8 of the General Laws of Rhode Island. VIRTUAL MEETING* Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/454530925 You can also dial in using your phone. United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073 Access Code: 454-530-925 For Technical Support, please call 401-233-1017 *Provided, however, that the meeting is allowed to be held virtually. If virtual meetings are prohibited on this date, then the Planning Board may convene the meeting at the Smith eld Town Hall, 2nd Floor, Crepeau Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smith eld, RI, pursuant to compliance with the latest Executive Order dealing with public meetings. Comprehensive Plan Amendment Summary: The Planning Board will review areas of inconsistency identi ed in Figure LU-12 Inconsistencies between Future Land Use and Existing Zoning as recommended by the Smith eld Town Council. Speci c areas identi ed for review by the Planning Board include Map ID #21, Map ID #22, Map ID #32, Map ID #52, a portion of Map ID #11 on Douglas Pike, Map ID #12 and Plat 46, Lot 171, Plat 43, Lot 78 on Mountaindale Road and Plat 39, Lot 45 off of Whipple Road. The Board may recommend to the Town Council that amendments be made to these areas and other parts of the Comprehensive Plan including, Figure LU-11 Future Land Use, land use categories, Table LU-4 - Zoning and Land Use Inconsistencies and Figure LU-12 Inconsistencies between Future Land Use and Existing Zoning. At said Hearing opportunity will be given to all interested persons to be heard upon the proposed amendments. The proposed amendments 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 amendments must be presented for comment in the course of the Hearing. Availability of Information: A complete copy of the proposed amendments are available on the Town Planners page of the Towns website at www.smith eldri.com. The public is welcome to any meeting of the Planning Board. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) or any other accommodation to ensure equal participation is needed, please contact the Smith eld Town Managers of ce at 401-233-1010 at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting. Please call (401) 233-1017 with any Technical dif culties during the meeting. By order of the Smith eld Planning Board Albert S. Gizzarelli, Jr., Chairman