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Planning Board hearings: Clark Field lighting, 2 East Main St mixed use, and Fayville Hall renovations

July 11, 2019 04:55:42 PM
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The Planning Board’s hearings scheduled for July 22nd include three worth specially noting.

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Downtown Initiative: EDC & BOS joint meeting; Town pursuing grant for zoning assistance

May 21, 2019 09:54:39 AM
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The discussion this Thursday will follow up on a discussion at the May 7th BOS meeting. On that night, selectmen approved EDC’s pursuit of a state grant to help their efforts.

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Planning and EDC reach apparent compromise on plan to revise mixed-use zoning for Downtown Business Village

May 6, 2019 03:30:00 PM
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Last week, the Economic Development Committee and Planning Board came to a tentative consensus on rewriting zoning to “revitalize” the Downtown Business Village.

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EDC forum on Downtown challenges and hopes: Septic constraints, zoning changes, and more

February 13, 2019 10:18:05 AM
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Last week, the Southborough community was invited to another forum on the Downtown Initiative. The public was briefed on experts’ recommendations for revitalizing the downtown area of Main Street. The Economic Development Committee also shared some of the obstacles and thoughts on how to overcome them.

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ZBA approved mixed use for 2 East Main St

October 22, 2018 02:35:00 PM
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Last week, the Zoning Board of Appeals unanimously approved a mixed use Special Permit for 2 East Main St.

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Letter: Perspective on 2 East Main Street Proposal

September 28, 2018 09:34:55 AM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Downtown mixed-use project to reapply for 2nd floor “hotel/motel” use despite zoning issues

September 21, 2018 12:46:43 PM
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A developer is seeking permission for a downtown building with ground floor businesses and upstairs residences. That plan is despite legal advice to the Town that zoning doesn’t allow it.

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2 East Main mixed use project back at ZBA tonight

September 19, 2018 06:59:44 PM
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Sorry for making this last minute – but I’m reminding readers what an item on the Zoning Board of Appeal’s agenda this week means.

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East Main St mixed-use project: Mixed reception; questions about process; hearing continued to 19th

August 31, 2018 01:41:05 PM
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The main issue at the ZBA’s hearing on a mixed use project was whether proposed 2nd floor apartments are covered by zoning for hotels.

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SWL: Developer to pitch 2½ story Mixed-Use project at 2 East Main to ZBA

August 21, 2018 12:14:04 PM
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The ZBA is being asked to decide if the long overgrown, vacant lot downtown can be the site of a mixed-use project now that owners have finally cleaned it up.

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