Planning and Zoning Commission

Posted on July 10, 2018 · Posted in
When:
July 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
2018-07-12T19:30:00-04:00
2018-07-12T19:45:00-04:00

Chester Planning & Zoning Commission

Regular Meeting, Thursday, July 12, 2018

Chester Town Hall, 203 Middlesex Avenue, Chester

(community meeting room)

@ 7:30 PM

PUBLIC HEARING Application

for Special Exception #18-02 submitted by Caitlin Clark

(applicant) and Sarah Jansen (owner) for Cafe (Coffee and Tea Bar, indoor and outdoor seating)

located within retail business, on property located at 1 Main Street (Tax Map 14, Lot 550, Zone

Village District).

MEETING AGENDA

Meeting:

1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call & Seating of Alternates

3. Audience of Citizens

4. Old Business

(a) Petition to Amend Zoning Regulations

Add to Section 20 Definitions – definition for Short Term Rental and add

Short Term Rental to definition for Transient Accommodations.

Add Short Term Rentals as General Principal Use or Special Principal Use

requiring a Special Exception in such Districts as Commission deems

appropriate after receipt of evidence and comment at Public Hearing. The

Districts which will be considered for having Short Term Rentals as a

General Principal Use or as Special Principal Use are RESIDENTIAL

DISTRICTS R2,

R1,

and R1/

2, PLANNED RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT

(PRD), CHESTER VILLAGE DISTRICT, COMMERCIAL DISTRICT,

CONTROLLED DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT (CDD), WATERFRONT

DESIGN DISTRICT, RESEARCH AND LIGHT MANUFACTURING

DISTRICT (RLM).

Add new Section 132 establishing Standards and Conditions for Short Term

Rentals both as General Principal Use or as Special Principal Use requiring

a Special Exception, including occupancy limits, parking, code compliance,

management and special events.

Provisions for obtaining a permit, permit renewal, permit termination and

permit reinstatement after termination.

Town of Chester telephone: 860-526-0013

203 Middlesex Avenue facsimile: 860-526-0004

Chester Connecticut 06412 web page: chesterct.org

(b) MasoniCare Amendment to Special Exception, 317 West Main Street,

adding second floor to common area

(c) Application for Special Exception #18-02 submitted by Caitlin Clark (applicant)

and Sarah Jansen (owner) for Cafe (Coffee and Tea Bar, indoor and outdoor seating)

located within retail business, on property located at 1 Main Street (Tax Map 14, Lot

550, Zone Village District).

5. New Business

6. Report of Officers and Subcommittees

(a) Report from Zoning Compliance Officer

(b) Plan of Conservation & Development Update

7. Bills for Payment

8. Communications, Receipt of New Petitions, New Applications

(a) Bernard J. & Hazel C. Negrelli Family Trust, c/o Beth Wood Trustee,

P. O. Box 1175, Truro, MA 02666, for 2 lot Subdivision at 39 Wig Hill

Road, Chester, CT

9. Approval of Minutes – June 14, 2018 Regular Meeting Minutes

10. Pending Litigation

11. Adjournment