3/21/2018 - Zoning Board of Appeals. The Board met to hear the four appeals. The first appeal came from John Radley. Ridley is looking to demolish the front of a single family dwelling and reconstruct a two-and-a-half story addition to the existing single family dwelling. Next was Bryce Gibson, he wants to add a 175 square foot storage/workroom attached to the rear of an existing free-standing garage. The third appeal of the evening came from James Wood. Mr. Wood wants to be allowed a four (4) foot front yard setback instead of the allowed 25 feet to demolish and reconstruct the existing front wall and roof of a single family dwelling. Finally, the Board heard from representatives for the Horse Thieves Tavern. They are seeking a waiver from the Town of Dedham Sign Code for their front window.
3/12/2018 - Master Plan Implementation Committee. Committee started with upcoming municipal meetings of importance and gave an update on the hiring of new Town Planner (Second interview on promising candidate - town hopes to make an offer soon). Next, the committee reviewed the next steps for the 2020 Master Plan which included discussions about organizing a workshop to engage stakeholders in the development of the RFP. After Committee Governance, the meeting concluded with a presentation on proposed Overture development and Age Restricted Housing Zoning Amendment. Full notes available on the Community Notes Page.
3/17/2018 - The Town reports that the Town website survey shows the site has room for improvement. If you haven’t yet, please take the survey.
3/01/2018 Board of Selectmen meeting:
3/06/2018 - The Town Manager's office posted a listing for a vacancy on the Transportation Advisory Committee. Applications are should be sent to the Town Manager or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business on March 18th, 2018.