Wednesday, March 3, 2021, 5:30 PM

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 March 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 and the City of Ellsworth Facebook page the morning of March 3, 2021. Instructions for how to participate in the public hearing portions of the meeting are also posted on 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, 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 February 3, 2021 meeting.

4. Introduction to the Ellsworth Green Plan—presented by Green Ellsworth (10-15 minutes)

5. Sketch Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled Grindle Pit for E. Skip Grindle & Sons Inc. The proposal is to create a 10-acre gravel pit and access road on a 45-acre parcel (Tax Map 60 Lot 8) located on North Street. All of the subject property is located in the Rural and Limited Residential Zones.


6. Adjournment.