Legal and Public Notices

Fri, 01/21/2022 - 8:00am
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P U B L I C N O T I C E
Notice of Public Hearing
Proposed Amendment to Town of New Shoreham Zoning Ordinance
Section 202, Definitions & Section 306(D), Permitted Uses in RA Zone
Monday, February 7, 2022

Hybrid Meeting: Via Zoom and In-Person at Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island RI
7:00 p.m.

The New Shoreham Town Council will meet via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 22-01 dated January 6, 2022 as amended.
Open Session Zoom access: dial toll free for cellular phone or landline (888) 788 0099; (833) 548 0276; (833) 548 0282 or (877) 853 5247.
Webinar ID: 869 6499 8196 Passcode: 374858
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https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmvoSBIQ0bsFRg1kxPgNVCA

The New Shoreham Town Council will consider amendments to the Zoning Ordinance related to Living Floor Area, as follows. Deletions appear crossed out and additions are underlined. The proposed language may be altered or amended prior to the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the public hearing. Any alteration or amendment must be presented for comment in the course of the hearing.
Section 202 Definitions
Add two new definitions:
Hawking And Peddling: Hawking means to sell or to offer for sale any goods, wares, or merchandise, including any food or beverage, on any public street, highway, or public right of way from a stationary location. Peddling means selling or offering for sale any goods, wares, or merchandise from a vehicle, cart, or any other conveyance that is not stationary. Notwithstanding the above, Hawking and Peddling do not include activities conducted by Mobile Food Establishments required to be registered pursuant to Title 5, Chapter 11.1 of the Rhode Island General Laws.
Mobile Food Establishment: A food service operation that is operated from a movable motor driven or propelled vehicle, portable structure, or watercraft that can change location. It specifically includes, but is not limited to, food trucks, food carts, ice-cream trucks/carts, and lemonade trucks/carts.
Section 306D (Permitted Uses In RA Zone)
Add Hawking and Peddling and Mobile Food Establishments as permitted uses in the RA Zoning District, but only as follows:
Hawking and Peddling pursuant to a license duly issued by the Town Council pursuant to Chapter 8, Article V, Section 8 for a location that is open to the public and established by the Town Council under said Chapter 8, and which activity is in compliance with the provisions of Title 5, Chapter 11 of the Rhode Island General Laws.
Mobile Food Establishment pursuant to a duly issued license issued by the Town Council pursuant to Chapter 8, Article V, Section 8 for a location that is open to the public and established by the Town Council under said Chapter 8, and which activity is in compliance with the provisions of Title 5, Chapter 11.1 of the Rhode Island General Laws.
Posted: January 11, 2022
Hearing: February 7, 2022
Adopted: Posted:
Attest: Millicent McGinnes, Town Clerk

P U B L I C N O T I C E
Historic District Commission
Monday, January 24, 2022
5:00 p.m. via Zoom
Block Island, Rhode Island
AGENDA

The meeting will be held via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 22-1 dated January 6, 2022 as amended. VIA ZOOM

VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 817 8292 9022 Passcode: 229301
Telephone: 1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 888 788-0099 (877) 853 5247
Call to Order
After presentations by the Applicant, members of the Public will be allowed 2 opportunities to speak on Agenda items. The Chair will ask if anyone from the Public has questions of the Applicant in an attempt to understand the project. After questions are closed, the Chair will ask if anyone from the Public has comments. Members of the Public will have up to 3 minutes per person to comment. Comments should be limited to the exterior design of the building and site. Comments will not be allowed as to the interior design or use of the project, etc.
Thank you for participating.
Signs:
1. O’Neil, Erin. Plat 6, Lot 11. #472 Old Town Road. Application for a sign for a dwelling.
Preliminary:
1. 251 Spring Street, LLC. Plat 7, Lot 27, Spring Street. Application to construct an addition on the Hotel Manisses.
2. O’Hayer, Mathew and Stewart, Catherine. Plat 5 Lot 113. Fire # 582 Beach Avenue. Application for renovations to porches, windows and
doors at the Hygeia House.
3. O’Neil, Erin. Plat 6, Lot 11. #472 Old Town Road. Application to remove the existing front steps leading up to the house from the street.
4. O’Neil, Erin. Plat 6, Lot 11. #472 Old Town Road. Application for a bluestone patio and walkway to the front porch.
5. O’Neil, Erin. Plat 6, Lot 11. #472 Old Town Road. Application for replacement of front and side porches with proposed changes to the corbels and railings.
6. Sereno, Christopher. Plat 6, Lot 117. Water Street. Application by Julie Fuller to replace windows, trim, and siding on the front of the National Hotel.
7. Tangney, Patricia. Plat 7, Lot 75. #350 High Street. Application to replace windows and construction of a deck.

8. Rose, Judith B. Plat 7, Lot 68. Sunset Hill Lane. Application to construct a single-family dwelling.

Approval of Minutes
Adjournment

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Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the
meeting date. TTY: 711 Posted 1/19/22 JB

P U B L I C N O T I C E
ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
6:00 p.m. @ Via Zoom
Block Island, RI 02807
AGENDA

The meeting will be held via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 22-1 dated January 6, 2022 as amended. VIA ZOOM
VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 873 4306 4802 Passcode: 690124
Telephone: 1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 888 788-0099 (877) 853 5247
THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE CHAIRMAN OR UPON MOTION OF ANY MEMBER
Applications:
1. Eldh, Richard, Eldh, Joyce and Eldh, John C. Trustees. Plat 14, Lot 34. Fire # 925. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections
306(E), 401 and 406 to demolish an existing single-family dwelling and rebuild a single-family dwelling. The single-family dwelling exceeds the limits set forth in Section 306 (E).
Hearings:
1. Trahanas, Philip and Jennifer as Trustees of the Jennifer A. Trahanas Revocable Trust. Plat 14, Lot 31. Appeal by Bluff Head, LLC, Michael Barile and Michele Ann McBride of a Decision of the Building Official issuing Permit to Philip P. Trahanas and Jennifer A. Trahanas as Co-Trustees of the Jennifer A. Trahanas Revocable Trust for construction of a fence. Letter dated 5/14/21 Permit No. B-21-153, dated 5/10/21. Request for a continuance
Decisions:
1. BI Harborview Partners II, LLC. Plat 4, Lot 29. Fire # 638 Corn Neck Road. Application for a Variance from Sections 113(C) and 306(C) to demolish existing kitchen and construct a 28’x 40’ addition to the single-family dwelling.

2. Masiello, Mark. Plat 15, Lot 132. Fire # 997 Grace's Cove Road/ Old Dunn Road. Application for a Variance from Section 306 (C) to
demolish an existing single-family dwelling and two sheds and construct a single-family dwelling, accessory residential structure, pool, accessory structure (gym), accessory structure (studio) and an accessory structure (garage).
Approval of Minutes
To see supporting documents for this agenda go to Clerkbase: https://clerkshq.com/newshoreham-ri
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711 posted 1/18/22 JB

L E G A L N O T I C E
PLANNING BOARD
of a Public Hearing on an application for a Preliminary Plan review of a Minor Subdivision.

Meeting may be held in person at Town Hall, 16 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI, virtually via Zoom, or both in-person and via Zoom in order to provide public access in accordance with the latest guidance from the State of Rhode Island, including pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 22-1 dated January 6, 2022 as amended.
VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 859 8967 0342 Passcode: 901322
Telephone: 1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 888 788-0099 (877) 853 5247
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session on February 9, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. for a regular meeting.
All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application under the Land Development and Subdivision Regulations:

The Margaret Millikin Trust, Charles Millikin, Trustee, Plat 8, Lot 194-2. Fire # 1232 PUBLIC HEARING for the Preliminary Plan Stage of a Minor Subdivision for the above-referenced property on Pilot Hill Road.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the
meeting date. TTY: 711 Posted

L E G A L N O T I C E

PLANNING BOARD
of a Public Informational Meeting on an application for a Master Plan review of a Major Subdivision.
Meeting may be held in person at Town Hall, 16 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI, virtually via Zoom, or both in-person and via Zoom in order to provide public access in accordance with the latest guidance from the State of Rhode Island, including pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 22-1 dated January 6, 2022 as amended.
VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 859 8967 0342 Passcode: 901322
Telephone: 1 646 558 8656 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 888 788-0099 (877) 853 5247
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session on February 9, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.. for a regular meeting, Block Island, RI. All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application under the Land Development and Subdivision Regulations:

Phelan, Blake and Michele. Plat 10. Lots 19-1 & 23-1. Application for a Master Plan stage review and approval of a Major Subdivision of land on Payne Road; Public Informational Meeting.

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711 Posted