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Posted on: August 5, 2021

[ARCHIVED] PLANNING BOARD: Fall Town Meeting Warrant Articles


The Winchester Planning Board will hold a public hearing pursuant to MGL Chapter 40A, Section 5, to discuss proposed amendments to the Town’s Zoning Bylaws.

Three articles are proposed for the Fall Town Meeting of 2021 (1) AMEND Section 8.1: Floodplain Overlay District to reference the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s new National Flood Insurance Program regulations. (2) AMEND Section

10.0 Half-story. (3) AMEND Section 7.3.12 to allow for greater side setbacks between Center Business District properties and other residential districts.

The complete draft text relative to each of the proposed changes is available for inspection at the Town Clerk’s Office at Winchester Town Hall located at 71 Mt. Vernon St, Winchester, MA during regular business hours. Additionally, it will be available online at The public hearing for the articles listed above will be held on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 7:30pm remotely. Zoom ( MEETING ID 831 1809 1869 PASSWORD 741629. Call-in number 301-715-8592.

For further information contact the Winchester Town Planner at


Diab Jerius, Winchester Planning Board Chair Run on 8/17/21 and 8/24/21

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