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Needham Planning Board, 4/25/23

While we were unable to record the meeting in person, we were attending this meeting online, where the topics included a plan to add a third floor onto Wingate, outdoor dining for Cook, and an in depth discussion on warrant article positions for next week’s Town Meeting. The meeting is available for viewing in the window below:


1) Public Hearing: 589 Highland Avenue
Wingate Development, LLC, Petitioner
Request to permit adding a third floor to the building, which would add an additional 22 IL units,for a total of 72 IL units, of which 12.5%, or 9 units, will be affordable.)
Please note: this hearing is continued from the March 7, 2023 meeting of the Planning Board.

2) Public Hearing: 101-109 Chapel Street
Ceed Corp, d/b/a Cook Restaurant, Petitioner
Request for further parking waiver to allow for additional seating (outdoor seats, which will subsequently be reviewed by Select Board).

3) Decision: 920 South Street
Brian Connaughton, Petitioner
Creation of 920 South Street Definitive Subdivision
Scenic Road Act and Public Shade Tree Act

4) Zoning Board of Appeals Agenda for April 27, 2023

5) Zoning Article Assignments for the Annual Town Meeting and further Board discussion on Warrant Articles

6) Summer and Fall Schedule

7) Minutes

8) Report from Planning Diretor and Board Members

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