TOWN OF SEEKONK
NOVEMBER 30, 2009
In the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, we are hereby requested to notify the inhabitants of the Town who are qualified to vote In Town affairs, to meet at Seekonk High School, Arcade Avenue, Seekonk, MA on:
MONDAY, November 30, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
10 vote on the following articles. The Meeting will be called to order by the Town Clerk who will turn the rneeting over to the Town Moderator, who shall preside at said Meeting.
ARTICLE 1 To receive the reports of Town Offlcers, or ComrnitteeS, if any, and to act thereon, or take any other action relative thereto.
Submitted by: Board of Seleetmen
To see if the Town will vote to amend CATEGORY 44 of the General Bylaws by replacing the phrase “Recreation and Youth CommissIon” wherever it appears, with the phrase ‘Parks & Recreation Committee”, or take any other action relativethereto.
Submitted by: Board of Selectmen
ARTICLE 3 To see if the Town will vote to amend the Zoning by laws addiing CATEGORY 4.10 SHARED DRIVEWAYS, as follows:
4.10 SHARED DRIVEWAYS
A shared or common driveway ahalt be allowed by-cight in all zoning districts as an accessory use to a single—fanii~’ residential use, subject to satisfaction of the following performance standards:
4.10.1 No more than Iwo single famiiy units (which shall be detached) shall be sewed by a shared or common driveway.
4.102 Maximum length of a shared or common driveway shalt not exceed 750 feet as measured from the intersection of the drivewaya boundary at the frontege on a public or private way and the point at which the dilveway is no longer shared or common.
4203 Minirnum width of a shared or common driveway shall be at least 18 feet of a gravéled or paved surface.
4.10.4 A shared driveway shall originate on approved frontage for one of the two lots sewed and shall be located entirely within the boundaries of the lots being servr-d.
410.5 Prior to construction of a shared or common driveway or the issuance of any buiiding permit for a dwelling to be served by such a driveway, an easement snail be recorded at We Registry of Deeds against both of the lots to be served by the shared or common driveway and the easement shall detail access, snow plowing, sanding, and maintenance and repair rights and obligations. Conditions of said easenements shall be noted on the deeds of each of the lots served by the shared driveway in perpetuity. Copies of the easement and property deed shall be furnished to the Building Department prior to construction of a shared or common driveway and prior to any building permit being issued for a dwelling to be served by the driveway.
Submitted by: Planning Board