On June 29, 2022, the Groton Selectboard received a letter from MassHousing regarding a Project Eligibility application for construction of approx. 200 housing units at 500 Main St (Parcel 216-95) In accordance with Chapter 40B, the applicant is proposing 150 Units at Market Value and 50 Units of AMI 80% Affordable.
Based on review of this letter, the Selectboard is required to provide any and all initial comments to the Mass Housing Authority by August 2,2022 regarding this development.
We respectfully request all interested parties to review the attached letter and Application as submitted and provide comments, issues and/or concerns to the Selectboard by the above date for consideration and review.
Questions and comments may be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that this application is in the INITIAL phase, Mass Housing will be reviewing this application and comments and issuing a decision at a later date. When and if Mass Housing approves this application, then the applicant will be required to apply for a Comprehensive Permit from the Zoning Board of Appeals which is subject to public hearing.
Town Comment Request Letter - Groton Farms Groton
Groton Farms MassHousing Site Eligibility Application
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Upcoming Public Meetings
Earth Removal Stormwater Advisory Committee Meeting
July 5, 2022 7:00 pm
Groton Sewer Commission Meeting
July 6, 2022 2:00 pm
Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee – 2022 Meeting
July 7, 2022 6:30 pm
Montachusett Regional Planning Commission Meeting
July 7, 2022 7:00 pm
Finance Committee Meeting
July 11, 2022 7:00 pm
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July 13, 2022 6:30 pm
Recycling Committee Meeting
July 14, 2022 7:00 pm
Planning Board Meeting
July 14, 2022 7:00 pm
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- Affordable Housing Trust - 1 open vacancy.
- Agricultural Commission - 1 open vacancy.
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Recent Public Documents
|Groton Stewardship Committee||approved_minutes_2022-05-18_id-13003....||2022-06-30|
|Cable Advisory Committee||approved_minutes_2022-06-09_id-13065.pdf||2022-06-29|
|Cable Advisory Committee||approved_minutes_2022-05-26_id-13032.pdf||2022-06-29|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Natick_Electronic_Voting_Report.pdf||2022-06-28|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Wayland_2012_to_2017_Implementation_R...||2022-06-28|
|Sargisson Beach Committee||2022-06-21_SB_WQR.pdf||2022-06-28|
|Sargisson Beach Committee||2022-06-14_SB_WQR.pdf||2022-06-28|
|Destination Groton Committee||approved_minutes_2022-06-09_id-13069....||2022-06-28|
|Destination Groton Committee||approved_minutes_2022-06-12_id-13068....||2022-06-28|
|Destination Groton Committee||approved_minutes_2022-06-15_id-13098....||2022-06-28|
|Groton Sewer Commission||Center_District_Sewer_Application_202...||2022-06-27|
|Groton Sewer Commission||Four_Corners_District_Sewer_Applicati...||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Amherst_Electronic_Voting_Report.pdf||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Grafton_Electronic_Voting_Report.pdf||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Longmeadow_Electronic_Voting_Report_2...||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Milton_Electronic_Voting_Report.pdf||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Upton_Electronic_Voting_Report_2019-0...||2022-06-27|
|Town Meeting Electronic Voting Study Committee - 2022||Uxbridge_Electronic_Voting_Report.pdf||2022-06-27|