CITY OF ELLSWORTH PLANNING BOARD
1 City Hall Plaza
Ellsworth, Maine 04605

PUBLIC NOTICE and AGENDA for November 2, 2016

The regular meeting of the Ellsworth Planning Board will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 7:00 PM in the Council Chamber at City Hall to hear public comment and for consideration of the following requests:

  1. Adoption of Minutes from the October 5, 2016, meeting.
  2. Sketch Plan for a Major Use Development Plan titled Building 250 Ellsworth Expansion Project for The Jackson Laboratory. The proposal is for a change of use from Commercial to Laboratory, Research, and Development Facility, and to create a 174,300 SF Laboratory (Vivarium) and Central Utility Plant on a 17.71-acre property located at 21 Kingsland Crossing (Tax Map/Lot: 16/2) in the Commercial Zone.
    a. PUBLIC HEARING AND GENERAL DISCUSSION.
  3. Preliminary Plan for a Major Subdivision titled Maine Estates Phase II for Maine Estates LLC. The proposal is to create 13 lots located on a 16-acre property off of Sugar Way (Tax Map/Lot: 33/4 & 33/4-21) in the Neighborhood Zone.
    a. PUBLIC HEARING AND DETERMINATION OF COMPLETENESS.
  4. Final Plan for a Major Subdivision titled Upper Lakewood for Craig T. Fellis. The proposal is to create 7 lots located on a 35.5-acre property on the Mariaville Road (Tax Map/Lot: 117/20) in the Rural and Shoreland zones.
    a. PUBLIC HEARING, DELIBERATIONS, FINDINGS OF FACT, AND CONCLUSIONS.
  5. Preliminary Plan for a Major Use Site Development Plan & Major Subdivision titled Union River Center for Innovation for the City of Ellsworth. The proposal is to subdivide the existing building located on a 0.47-acre lot on Water Street (Tax Map/Lot: 130/9) into seven professional office units in the Shoreland Zone (General Development).
    a. PUBLIC HEARING AND DETERMINATION OF COMPLETENESS.
  6. Request of the City Planner, on behalf of Yovanna Donnell, for Recommendation to the City Council of a proposed amendment to the City of Ellsworth Official Land Use Map. The proposal is to consider the rezoning of Tax Map/Lot: 16/34-1 (9.72 acres) from the Commercial Zoning District to the Rural Zoning District. The subject lot is located on the geographic border of the City of Ellsworth and the Town of Lamoine and can only be accessed from the Town of Lamoine.
    a. DISCUSSION OF PROPOSED AMENDMENT.
    b. PUBLIC HEARING.
    c. RECOMMENDATION TO CITY COUNCIL.
  7. Signing of Mylars.
  8. Adjournment.