CITY OF ELLSWORTH PLANNING BOARD
Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 5:30 PM
ZOOM MEETING

In accordance with An Act To Implement Provisions Necessary to the Health, Welfare and Safety of the Citizens of Maine in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, as enacted to read: Sec G-1 1 MRSA §403-A Public proceedings through remote access during declaration of State of Emergency due to COVID-19, the February 3, 2021 Planning Board meeting will be held through a ZOOM Meeting, to begin at 5:30 PM.

A link for the public to access the ZOOM webinar will be posted to ellsworthmaine.gov and the City of Ellsworth Facebook page the morning of February 3, 2021. Instructions for how to participate in the public hearing portions of the meeting are also posted on ellsworthmaine.gov. The meeting will also be broadcast live on the City of Ellsworth Facebook page and YouTube Channel. The meeting will be recorded and made available live on Spectrum Channel 1303.

Public comment or questions prior to the meeting are strongly encouraged. You may email written public comments/questions prior to the meeting to ktaylor@ellsworthmaine.gov, or mail them to the Planning Office, 1 City Hall Plaza, Ellsworth, ME 04605. Please call 669-6615 if you have questions on a specific application, or on how to participate prior to or during the meeting.

The Planning Board will conduct the following business, hear public comment, and consider the following:

1. Roll Call of members present

2. Call to Order

3. Adoption of Minutes from the January 6, 2021 meeting.

4. Election of Officers

5. Final Plan Review for a Major Subdivision Plan entitled Patrick’s Way for Bridgetwin, LLC. The proposal is to create two new residential rental units on a 15.2 acres( Tax Map 35 Lots 20 & 21) located on Patrick’s Way. All of the subject property is located in the Neighborhood and Rural Zones.

a.) PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSION

6. Final Plan Review for a Major Use Subdivision entitled 8 Union Street for Barbara & Dale Joyce. The proposal is to subdivide the interior of the building to create one residential unit and six professional office spaces on a .7-acre parcel located at 8 Union Street (Tax Map 137 Lot 3). All of the subject property is located in the Neighborhood Zone.

a.) PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSION

7. Final Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled Gilpatrick Solar LLC for Ryan Stair. The proposal is to construct a 19.81-acre solar energy facility on a 126.86-acre parcel located on the Gilpatrick Road (Tax Map 58 Lot 15). All of the subject property is located in the Rural and Urban Zones.

a.) PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSION

8. Adjournment.