ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6:00 pm
Department of Planning & Development, 114 Main Street
A meeting of the Economic Development Committee

NOTICE OF MEETING

COMMITTEE: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

PLACE: Library, LeVanway Meeting Room, 402 Main St.

DATE: Tuesday June 12, 2018

TIME: 6:00 PM

AGENDA:

  1. Call to Order

CHAIRMAN STATEMENT: This meeting is being recorded by the Economic Development Committee. If any other persons present are doing the same you must notify the chairperson at this time.

  1. Roll Call

  1. Approval of Minutes –none

  1. Public Hearings
    • 6 pm - Joint Public Hearing with Planning Board Zoning Amendment – Proposed Zoning Amendments Relative to Marijuana Establishment - including new definitions and replacing section 200 7.17
    • 6:15 pm - Public Hearing – Sale of Town Owned Land- Lincoln Street -Parcel 93-48

  1. Motion
    • Section 200-7.15 Large-Scale Ground- Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installations
    • Proposed Zoning Amendments Relative to Marijuana Establishment - including new definitions and replacing section 200 7.17
    • Sale of Town Owned Land- Lincoln Street -Parcel 93-48

  1. Discussion

•Resolution of support of 100% renewable energy and a fossil fuel free future in Greenfield

  1. New Business

  1. Old Business

  1. Next Meeting

  1. Adjournment

EXECUTIVE SESSION MAY BE CALLED

Please note that the list of topics was comprehensive at the time of posting, however, the public body may consider and take action on unforeseen matters not specifically named in this notice. Posted in accordance with M.G.L.c 30A § 18-25.


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

The Greenfield Town Council Economic Development Committee and the Planning Board will hold a joint public hearing on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m., at the Department of Planning and Development, 114 Main St., to consider the following proposed amendments to the Greenfield Zoning Ordinance:

Amend the Greenfield Zoning Ordinance by adding the following new definitions to Section 200-2.1: Cannabis or Marijuana, Craft Marijuana Cooperative, Commission (CCC), Hemp, Host Community, Host Community Agreement, Marijuana Cultivator, Marijuana Establishment, Marijuana Micro-Business, Marijuana Independent Testing Laboratory, Marijuana Research Facility, Marijuana Retailer, Marijuana Product Manufacturer, Marijuana Standards Testing Laboratory, Marijuana Transporter, and Medical Marijuana Dispensary.

Amend the Greenfield Zoning Ordinance by replacing Section 200-7.17, Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, in its entirety with a new ordinance regulating all Marijuana Establishments.

The Town Council may consider the same on Wed., June 20, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Greenfield High School, 21 Barr Avenue, Greenfield, MA 01301. Materials can be obtained from the Town Clerk’s Office, 14 Court Sq. from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon. - Fri. or phone 413-772-1555, xt. 6163 or at the Department of Planning and Development at 114 Main St. from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon. - Fri. or phone at 413-772-1549.

Respectfully submitted,

Daniel Leonovich, Economic Development Committee Chairperson

Linda Smith, Planning Board Chairperson

Emailed to the Recorder: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Published twice in the Recorder: Monday, May 28, 2018 and

Monday, June 4, 2018

Posted on Town Bulletin Board: Monday, May 28, 2018

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

The Greenfield Town Council Economic Development Committee will hold a public hearing on Tues, June 12, 2018 beginning at 6:15 p.m., at the Department of Planning and Development, 114 Main St., to consider the sale of town owned land described as follows:

  • A portion of a parcel of town owned land on Lincoln Street Parcel 93-48

The Town Council may consider the same on Wed., June 20, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Greenfield High School Cafeteria, 21 Barr Avenue. Materials can be obtained from the Town Clerk’s Office, 14 Court Sq. from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon. - Fri. or phone 413-772-1555, xt. 6163.

Respectfully submitted,

Daniel Leonovich, Economic Development Committee Chairperson

Emailed to the Recorder: Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Published in the Recorder: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Posted on town bulletin board: Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Posted to: Town Council