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 Town Council will hold a Pub- lic Hearing at the Smith eld Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smith eld, RI on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 7:00 PM. e purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider and act upon proposed amendments to the following Article(s) and Section(s) of the Smith eld Zoning Ordinance: Amend Article 2 De nitions, Section 2.2 Speci c De nitions by amending Item 2. Accessory Dwelling Unit by adding a new item 105. Microbrewery and by adding new item 135. Shipping Container; amend language in Article 3, Section 3.3 Land Non- conforming by Area, D. Merger of Multiple Nonconforming Lots of Record in Residential Zones; amend by adding and/or amending Article 4 - Use Regulations Section 4.3 Table of Uses new use categories, B12. Farmland Residential Compounds, 2A. O ce, Government, Business, Professional <=4,000; amend F4 Restaurant with Entertainment and/or Alcohol by adding and/or Hookah, add new use category F6 Microbrewery add new use Category I7 Construction Service. Amend use provisions of I4 Personal Service Establishments and I16 Indoor Amusement, Sports Facility; Add new use catego- ry J8 Material Processing; Add new use category G3b Automotive Filling, Convenience Retail with a Drive-thru; Article 4 - Use Regulations, Section 4.4- Supplementary Use Regulations, amend B1. Accessory Family Dwelling Unit; add new use provisions B12 Farmland Residential Compound; F6 Microbrewery; add new use provisions I7 Construction Service. Amend use provisions I4 Personal Service Establishments, and add new use provisions J8 Material Processing. In Article 5 - Dimensional Regula- tions - Section 5.4- Table 1 Dimensional Regulations, amend by adding dimensional provisions for the Village Zone. Amending language in Article 5 - Dimensional Regula- tions - Section 5.10 Inclusionary Zoning; amend language in Article 6 - Supplementary Regulations, Section 6.5 - Mixed Use Requirements, Article 6 - Supplemental Regula- tions, Section 6.8 - Land Unsuitable for Development and add new section 6.10 Use of Dumpsters and Shipping Containers. At said Hearing opportunity will be given to all interested persons to be heard upon the proposed amendments. e proposals shown thereon may be altered or amend- ed 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 are available for inspection or copying at the Smith eld Planning O ce, Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smith eld, Rhode Island during regular business hours (8:30 AM 4:30 PM, Monday Friday) and may be viewed on the Town website, www.smith eldri.com. Interested persons requiring special accommodations or assistance are requested to notify the Town Managers O ce (401-233-1010) 48 hours in advance of the meeting. BY ORDER OF THE TOWN COUNCIL. Suzanna L. Alba, President