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City Hall will be closed on Monday, October 25. 2021 due to multiple staff members testing positive for COVID-19. Emergency services and departments located outside of City Hall will be operating as usual.

PUBLIC NOTICE and AGENDA for October 6, 2021

The regular meeting of the Ellsworth Planning Board will be held Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 5:30 PM in the Council Chamber at City Hall.

1. Call to Order

2. Adoption of Minutes from the September 1, 2021 regular meeting.

3. Adoption of Minutes from the August 24 and September 21, 2021 site visits.

4. Revisions to an approved Major Use Site Development Plan entitled Woodlawn Museum Visitor Center for Kathy Young, Executive Director. The proposal revises layout of the visitor center and reduces its square footage from 14,000 SF to 10,672 SF, relocates parking areas, and reduces overall impervious surface on a 155-acre parcel located at 19 Black House Drive (Tax Map 26, Lot 57). The subject property is located in the Neighborhood (N) Zoning District.

a. PUBLIC HEARING, DETERMINATION OF APPLICATION COMPLETENESS, DELIBERATION, FINDING OF FACTS AND DECISION

5. Preliminary Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled Ellsworth Renewables for Nexamp Solar, LLC. The proposal is to construct a 5-megawatt large-scale solar energy system on a 94.6-acre parcel (Tax Map 37 Lots 20 & 20-1) located on the Bucksport Road. The subject property is located in the Rural (R) and Drinking Water (DW) Zoning Districts.

a. PUBLIC HEARING AND DETERMINATION OF APPLICATION COMPLETENESS

6. Final Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled BD Solar Ellsworth for BD Solar Ellsworth, LLC. The proposal is to construct a 3.3-megawatt large-scale solar energy system on a 95-acre parcel (Tax Map 93 Lot 2) located on Nicolin Road. The subject property is located in the Rural (R) and Resource Protection (RP) Zoning Districts.

a. PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATION, FINDING OF FACTS AND DECISION

7. Preliminary Plan Review for a Major Use Site Development entitled Hughes Bros. Concrete Plant for Hughes Bros., Inc. The proposal is to construct a heavy industry use (concrete plant) on a portion of a 95-acre parcel located at 575 Bucksport Road (Tax Map 31 Lot 47). The subject property is located in the Industrial (I) Zoning District.
a. PUBLIC HEARING AND DETERMINATION OF APPLICATION COMPLETENESS

8. Staff Comments

9. Adjournment