Public Hearing

Public Hearing Notice

Town of Lisbon, New Hampshire

The Lisbon Planning Board will hold a public hearing on November 8, 2018 at 6:00 PM at the Lisbon Railroad Station to receive public comments on the following zoning amendment under consideration by the Planning Board for proposed adoption at 2019 Town Meeting:

The proposed amendment would replace the existing Lisbon Zoning Ordinance with a revised Zoning Ordinance incorporating modifications to the organization and numbering for clarity, updates required by state law, and several revisions, including but not limited to:

  • Article I – Adds and modifies several Definitions.
  • Article II – Adds and modifies language in Present Uses.
  • Clarifies language in Article III Future Use District Definitions and modifies District A to provide a clearly identifiable boundary.
  • Separates Industrial District from overlay districts in Article III and IV, eliminates Special District nomenclature, and modifies Section 4.1 Land Use Limitations.
  • Article V – Updates language in Section 5.1 Permitted Uses. Makes minor modifications to Table of District Uses, adds several uses, expands opportunity for Wireless Communication Facilities. Changes minimum lot size of Industrial District from 200,000 sq ft to 80,000 sq ft except for industrial parks. Clarifies that generally only 1 principal building/use per lot.
  • Article VI – Adds regulations to Personal/Commercial Wireless Communication Facilities.
  • Article VII – Revises Section 7.3 cluster development, and adds cluster development to District D.
  • Article VIII – Adds specific impacts to Special Exception review criteria.

The full text of the amendment can be viewed at the Town Office at 46 School Street during regular business hours. Written comments may be submitted in advance of the hearing addressed to Planning Board, 46 School St., Lisbon, NH 03585.