Planning Board Public Hearing + Meeting

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 - 6:00pm


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Northborough, MA 01532
United States
Public Hearing Notice
Northborough Planning Board
In accordance with MGL Ch. 40A Sec. 5 the Northborough Planning Board will hold a public hearing on 
February 20, 2024 at 6:00pm for the purpose of seeking public opinion on proposed amendments to the 
Zoning Map and the following sections of the Northborough Zoning Bylaw (Chapter 7). Complete text 
of the proposed amendments and proposed Zoning Map is available on the Planning Department webpage 
•     Section 7-03-030 Board of Appeals
•     Section 7-03-060 Design review
•     Section 7-04-010 Classification of districts,
•     Section 7-05-010 General provisions
•     Section 7-05-020 Classification of uses
•     Section 7-05-030 Table of Uses. Part B. Commercial and Industrial Districts
•     Section 7-06-020 Table 2. Table of Density and Dimensional Regulations,
•     Section 7-07-010 Groundwater Protection Overlay District
•     Section 7-07-030 Major Commercial Development Overlay District
•     Section 7-09-020 Site design standards
•     Section 7-09-030 Off-street parking and loading
•     Section 7-09-040 Signs
Zoning Map by creating a new “Highway Business Southwest (HBSW) District” to include all land 
within the Industrial District in the vicinity of the Southwest Connector, as shown on the map 
entitled “Highway Business Southwest (HBSW) District Map”.
Zoning Map by creating a new “Multi-family Development Overlay District (MDOD)” to include areas 
titled  “Southwest   Connector  Multifamily  Development   Sub-District”  and  “Downtown  
Multifamily Development  Subdistrict”,  as  shown  on  the  map  entitled  “Multi-family  
Development  Overlay  District Map”.

Pursuant to Chapter 2 of the Acts of 2023, An Act Relative to Extending Certain COVID-19 Measures 
Adopted During the State of Emergency, signed into law on March 29, 2023, this meeting will be 
conducted via  remote  participation.    No  in-person  attendance  by  members  of  the  public  
will  be  permitted.  To participate in the public comment portions of this meeting from a PC, Mac, 
iPad, iPhone or Android device, please click this URL to join: Please click the link below to join 
the webinar: https://town-northborough- Passcode: 531739 Or One tap 
mobile: 301 715 8592

Kerri Martinek, Chairperson