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On the Agenda for the week of May 23, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, May 24
Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

Plans, Covenants, and Releases*: B560 – Hillside Estates – Release of Lots 15-8 and 15-11; B437 – Pinehills LLC, Hatherly Rise – Release of Lot A-287
Form A Plans*: A4610 – Herbert and Jessica Jacobs, Highland/Manomet Ave., Map 46, Lots H-3,4, & 5 – Divide to create lots 45 and 46

Tuesday, May 25
Affordable Housing Trust, 8 a.m. at 15 Hedges Road

Discussion on funding for State Road and Cutter Drive affordable housing units. Plymouth South High School Council, 7 p.m. at Plymouth South High School

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

ORDERS OF CONDITIONS: SE57-2881    John Moynihan and Deborah A. Norton, 37 Manomet Avenue, Parcel ID 048-049-000A-005.  A Notice of Intent to construct a 2nd floor addition to an existing single-family dwelling, re-surface patio and walkway, add new front stoop, outside rinse station and new septic system, and reconstruct an existing driveway, within the buffer zone of Top of Coastal Bank.; SE57-2883     Dominic Abbatangelo (et ux), 83A Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-101-000.  A Notice of Intent to construct a deck on concrete footings, relocate door steps and bench, and plant beach grass, within the Coastal Dune of White Horse Beach and Land Subject to Coastal Storm Flowage. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of April 17, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, April 18
Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:20 PM     Dominic Abbatangelo (et ux), 83A Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID 045C-000-101-000.  A Notice of Intent to construct a deck on concrete footings, relocate door steps and bench, and plant beach grass, within the Coastal Dune of White Horse Beach and Land Subject to Coastal Storm Flowage. Thursday, April 20
Disabilities Commission, 6 p.m. at the Plymouth Public Library

Discussion WHB mobi-mat-update
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On the Agenda for the week of April 9, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, April 11
Plymouth South Middle School Council, 5 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School

Conservation Commission, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:30 PM     John Moynihan and Deborah A. Norton, 37 Manomet Avenue, Parcel ID 048-049-000A-005.  A Notice of Intent to construct a 2nd floor addition to an existing single-family dwelling, re-surface patio and walkway, add new front stoop, outside rinse station and new septic system, and reconstruct an existing driveway, within the buffer zone of Top of Coastal Bank. Orders of Conditions: SE57-2880  Cynthia V. and Mark E. Bresnahan, 19 Central Avenue, Parcel ID 124-000-003-011.  A Notice of Intent to demolish an existing single family dwelling, construct a new larger dwelling, including amenities and utilities, within the buffer zone of an inland bank of Big Sandy Pond. Continue Reading →

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Several Manomet and Pinehills residents seeking town office

Manomet and Pinehills residents will see competitive races for Town Meeting this election season. In Precinct 6, incumbents Colleen Coughlin, Paul Francis and Megan Collins-Dempster are being challenged by Cheryl Fischer and Maureen Renaud. In Precinct 7, Nathan Segal is running against incumbents Jeanette Kelly, Robert Materna and Karen Buechs. While Precinct 15, is guaranteed to see at least one new face at Town Meeting as Mark Leppo, Anatol Zukerman and Gilbert Paul are running against incumbents John DeCoste and Joseph Curley. (more…) Continue Reading →

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On the agenda for the week of March 26, 2017

 On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, March 28
Board of Selectmen, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

8:20 p.m.     Licenses and Administrative Notes: Gerard Turkey Farm, 499 State Road, Frank Silver – Manager, is requesting a Common Victualler License. Administrative Notes: The Board will execute a Purchase and Sales Agreement for 127.8 acres of land located off Beaver Dam Road in Plymouth as voted on under Article 9E of the 2016 Fall Town Meeting. Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:20 PM     Cynthia V. and Mark E. Bresnahan, 19 Central Avenue, Parcel ID 124-000-003-011.  A Notice of Intent to demolish an existing single family dwelling, construct a new larger dwelling, including amenities and utilities, within the buffer zone of an inland bank of Big Sandy Pond. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of March 19, 2017

 On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, March 20
Precinct 5 caucus, 6:30 p.m. at PCIS

Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:05 pm Conceptual Review: Clifford Road RDD, Property Renovations LLC,38 Clifford Road, Map 42, Lot 29, Divide to create 3 single family dwelling lots with associated infrastructure and open space. 7:10 pm Public Hearing: B613 – Residences at Serenity Hill VOSD, 225 Beaver Dam Road, Map 75, Lots 13B and 13D (cont. from 2/13), Divide to create 5 residential units, open space and associated infrastructure. Tuesday, March 21
Plymouth South High School Council, 7 p.m. at PSHS

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:35 PM     Manomet Beach Association Inc., Off Provincetown View Road (Adjacent to #9), Parcel ID 049-002-000A-001. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of March 12, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, March 13
Plymouth School Committee, 7 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School

7:05 p.m. A discussion relative to Plymouth South High School building project turf fields versus grass fields, the impact to the community, and what is left to do. Tuesday, March 14
Plymouth South Middle School Council, 5 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School

Board of Selectmen, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

8:00 p.m.   Licenses and Administrative Notes: M & H Restaurants Inc. d/b/a Café Roo, 12 Village Green South, Michael Clinton is requesting a Transfer of Common Victualler License from Haybean Inc. d/b/a Café Roo. (more…) Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of March 5, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, March 7
Affordable Housing Trust, 8 a.m. at Town Hall

Update on 17 Cutter Dr.

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:20 PM     Eric and Stacy Thorson, 227 Manomet Avenue, Parcel IDs 046-000H-007-000, 046-000H-008-000.  A Request for an Amended Order of Conditions for DEP File No. SE57-2791 (Big Realty Trust and Little Realty Trust) to eliminate a wood dam and a man-made impoundment and install a covered drain pipe to flow through a coastal revetment, in the buffer zone and resource of a Coastal Bank and a Coastal Beach. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of February 19, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, February 21
Board of Selectmen, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:45 p.m. Article 16B: To see if the Town will vote to revise the funding sources and thereby amend the vote taken under Article 16A of the 2015 Fall Annual Town Meeting for the historical preservation, restoration and rehabilitation for the Simes House, as previously amended, by reducing the amount to be borrowed by a sum of money and transferring a sum of money from Fiscal Year 2018 Community Preservation Act estimated annual revenue or other available funds for such purposes, or take any other action relative thereto. 9:00 p.m.     Licenses and Administrative Notes: Wildlands Trust Inc., 675 Long Pond Road, Alison Arnold is requesting a One Day Wine and Malt License for a National Beer Day Event being held on March 1, 2017 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Wildlands Trust Community Conservation Hall. Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM  Town of Plymouth – Department of Public Works – Engineering Division, Sid Kashi, P.E., Taylor Avenue, Parcel ID: N/A.  A Notice of Intent to reconstruct Taylor Avenue from White Horse Road south to Manomet Point Road for approximately one mile, including drainage improvements and parking. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of February 12, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, February 14
Board of Selectmen, 6:15 p.m. at Town Hall

8:10 p.m. STM Article 4 – Taylor Avenue (Jonathan Beder): To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate, transfer from available funds or borrow a sum of money for the construction and/or repair and/or purchase and/or lease of buildings and/or replacement of departmental buildings, ad/or equipment, and/or capital facilities for various departments of the Town and/or for feasibility and other types of studies or professional consulting services as follows: (Taylor Avenue) or take any other action relative thereto. 9:15 p.m. Licenses and Administrative Notes :Wildlands Trust Inc., 675 Long Pond Road, Alison Arnold is requesting a One Day Wine and Malt License for a National Beer Day Celebration being held on March 1, 2017 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Wildlands Trust Community Conservation Hall. Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM Article 19 presented by Betsy Hall, Open Space Committee & Richard Vacca, Conservation Planner: To see if the Town will vote to transfer the care, custody, management and control of the property shown below, from the Town Treasurer for tax title purposes to the Conservation Commission for conservation purposes pursuant to G.L. c. 40, section 8C; and further to authorize the Conservation Commission to execute any and all instruments as may be necessary to effectuate the vote taken hereunder, or take any other action relative thereto. Includes Priscilla Beach Road, (0.207 Acres) and Gunners Exchange Road (9.159 Acres). Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of February 5, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, February 7
Board of Selectmen,  6 p.m. at Town Hall

8:15 p.m. Special Town Meeting Articles: STM Article 14 – Triangular Parcel, To see if the Town will vote to transfer the care, custody, management and control of Lot 4 on Assessor’s Map 44 from the Town Treasurer for tax title purposes to the Board of Selectmen to sell or lease or transfer for a sum and upon conditions to be determined by the Board of Selectmen and pursuant to the requirements of G.L. c.30B or take any other action relative thereto. 8:25 p.m.  Spring Town Meeting Articles: Article 16B – CPC Simes House To see if the Town will vote to revise the funding sources and thereby amend the vote taken under Article 16A of the 2015 Spring Town Meeting for the historical preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation for the Simes House, as previously amended, by reducing the amount to be borrowed by a sum of money and transferring a sum of money from Fiscal Year 2018 Community Preservation Act estimated annual revenues or other available funds for such purposes, or take any other action relative thereto; Article 21 – White Horse Beach Parking Fines To see if the Town will vote to amend the General By-Laws by establishing a White Horse Beach Parking District, with fines up to $50 per violation, or take any other action relative thereto. 9:00 p.m.        Licenses and Administrative Notes Café Roo, 12 Village Green South, Michael Clinton is requesting a One Day Wine and Malt License for Specialty Dinners held from 5:00pm to 9:00pm on the following Dates: February 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, and 28th, 2017. Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM   Shea Revocable Trust, John and Dolores Shea, 20 Homer Avenue, Parcel ID 045B-000-002-015. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of January 29, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, January 30
Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:05 pm Zoning Board of Appeals Review ZBA 3858 – Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless 1197 State Road, Map 72, Lot 1 Appeal of the zoning denial issued by the Department of Inspectional services
7:10 pm Zoning Board of Appeals Review ZBA 3854 – Industrial Tower & Wireless LLC
620 Long Pond Road, Map 68, Lot 1B-1 Special Permits subject to EDC in order to erect a 180’ telecommunications tower

Tuesday, January 31
Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 PM Article 19,  presented by Betsy Hall, Open Space Committee, To see if the Town will vote to transfer the care, custody, management and control of the property shown below, from the Town Treasurer for tax title purposes to the Conservation Commission for conservation purposes pursuant to G.L. c. 40, section 8C; and further to authorize the Conservation Commission to execute any and all instruments as may be necessary to effectuate the vote taken hereunder, or take any other action relative thereto. Parcels include 0.207 acres on Priscilla Beach Road and 9.159 Acres on Gunners Exchange Road. Board of Selectmen, 4 p.m. at Town Hall

(Note: Selectmen will recess between 6 and 7:30 p.m.)

7:30 p.m. Public Hearing – Acceptance of Roads (Article 15), including Fairview Lane
and Edgewood Circle

Wednesday, February 1
Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:45 P.M. Case #3854 – Industrial Communications – 620 Long Pond Road
Special Permit per Section 205-40, Paragraph D5 subject to EDC; and, a Special Permit per Section 205-17, Paragraph I in order to erect a 180’ telecommunications tower
(NOTE: The Petitioner is requesting a continuance to February 15, 2017 @ 8:00 p.m.)
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On the Agenda for the week of January 22, 2017

  On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, January 24
Board of Selectmen, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:10 p.m. Plymouth South High School Building Project: The School Department will present a request to increase the borrowing authority for the Plymouth South High School Building Project. 7:15 p.m. Bond Authorization for PNHS, Senior Center & PSHS Building Projects:
The Board will consider the reallocation of the remaining funds from the Plymouth North High School and Senior Center Building Projects to the Plymouth South High School Building Project. 7:25 p.m. Committee Interviews: Affordable Housing Trust: William Tocco, 45 Thoreau Road, Mike Sinclair, 10 Fountain Grass Waye, Kathleen Dunn, 85 Warren Avenue, Tiffany Potter; Energy Committee: Ronald Dobrowski, 36 Massasoit Avenue, Benjamin Swan, 12 Mayflower Drive; Natural Resources Committee, Ronald Dobrowski, 36 Massasoit Avenue
7:35 p.m. 2018 Spring Annual Town Meeting Article Presentations
Article 13 – Entergy Pilot: To see if the Town will vote to approve a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement between the Town of Plymouth and Entergy Nuclear Generation Company for the property known as the Pilgrim Nuclear Generation Station, as on file with the Town Clerk, or take any other action relative thereto. 8:15 p.m. Licenses and Administrative Notes: Vehicle for Hire Operator License (New) W. Wrestling Brewster of 39 Forge Drive requests a Vehicle for Hire Operator License to operate for Special Occasion Limousine. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of December 25, 2016

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, December 27
Board of Selectmen, 5:30 p.m. at Town Hall

5:45 p.m. Licenses and Administrative Notes:  7 – Eleven, 507 State Road and 324 Court Street, The Massachusetts State Lottery Commission will approve a Keno License for the above establishments. If the Board of Selectmen objects, it must claim its Right to a Hearing before the MSLC within 21 days of receipt of this notice; Aroma Hospitality LLC, 739 State Road, is requesting a Change of Manager from Jacie Fitzpatrick to Thanh Shorthall. Continue Reading →

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WICKED LOCAL: NRC declines invitation to come to Plymouth and explain the ‘inadvertent’ release of Pilgrim Station memo

They got their apology, but the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) declined the selectmen’s invitation to come to Tuesday night’s meeting and explain both the miscue that resulted in an internal document being released to the public and the suggestion – inferred from that document – that Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station was not being operated in a safe manner. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →

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On the Agenda for the week of December 4, 2016

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Wednesday, December 6
Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:45 P.M.        Case #3851 – William & Marie Smyth – 6 Cobb’s Hollo Special Permit per Section 205-42 and Table 5 to waive the side and front setbacks in order to construct a 10’ extension to an existing 2-car garage
8:15 P.M.        Case #3849 – Dominic Abbatangelo & Roberta Fabrizio – 83A Taylor Ave Special Permit per Section 205-43 and Table 5 to waive the side & rear setbacks; a Special Permit per Section 205-25, Paragraph A3 to enlarge a non-conforming structure in order to construct a 12’ x 20’ deck

Thursday, December 8
Natural Resources and Coastal Beaches Committee, 6:15 p.m. at Town Hall

Update on White Horse Beach Bath House and White Horse Beach Management Plan

Building Committee, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

6:35 P.M. Plymouth South High School
6:50 P.M. Simes House
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On the Agenda for the week of November 20, 2016

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Monday, November 21
Plymouth School Committee, 6:30 p.m. at Plymouth South Middle School

7:38 p.m: School Council Plan Presentation: Plymouth South Middle School

Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

Plans, Covenants, and Releases: ZBA 3849 – Abbatangelo and Fabrizio
83A Taylor Ave, Map 45C, Lot 101, Special Permits to waive the side and rear setback requirements and to enlarge a non-conforming structure in order to construct a 12’x20’ deck
7:15 pm: Public Hearing: B607 – 68 Jordan Road RDD, Mark and Tammy Cedrone, Map 81, Lot 12-3 Divide to create two single family lots (one with existing dwelling) and open space
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On the Agenda for the week of November 13, 2016

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Tuesday, November 15
Plymouth South High School Council, 7 p.m. at Plymouth South High School

Conservation Commission, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:25 PM Paula Skelly, 106 Sea View Drive, 049-003-156-000. A Request for Determination of Applicability to upgrade a septic system in the buffer zone of Top of Coastal Bank and Indian Brook. Wednesday, November 6
Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall

7:45 P.M. Case #3843 – Fontaine & Moyer – 119G Taylor Ave, Special Permit per Section 205-43 and Table 5 to waive the side setback requirements in order to raise and relocate an existing house to comply with FEMA elevation requirements. POST FACTO
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On the Agenda for the week of November 6, 2016

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods. Wednesday, November 9
Board of Health, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

7:15 p.m.: An application for a horse stable license (2 horses) has been requested by: Anthony J. Maglio, 522 Ship Pond Road
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