What should be expected at the hearing?

The Chair will call the petition and invite the applicant to come forward. All parties will be sworn in and the owner or the representative of the owner will present the petition. After the applicant has given all testimony the Chair will ask if there is anyone present who wishes to speak in regards to petition. After all testimony has been heard the Board will deliberate and render a verbal decision.

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1. Where is my septic system located?
2. I want to buy/build a shed do I need a permit?
3. I want to install a fence do I need a permit?
4. I am installing a pool do I need a permit?
5. I am replacing my roof shingles, do I need a permit?
6. I am replacing my siding do I need a permit?
7. I am replacing my existing deck do I need a permit?
8. I am replacing my decking and railings without modifying it, do I need a permit?
9. I am replacing my kitchen cabinets do I need a permit?
10. I am installing replacement windows, do I need a permit?
11. I am installing new windows do I need a permit?
12. I want to finish my basement do I need a permit?
13. I am replacing my flooring do I need a permit?
14. I want to build an addition or a dormer do I need a permit?
15. I want to install a sign for my business do I need a permit?
16. Do I need to be a registered or licensed contractor to do work on my own dwelling?
17. What can I do about mold?
18. ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW – FAQ’S:
19. How to petition the Zoning Board of Review?
20. What documentation is needed at a preliminary review?
21. How do I create a Radius Map and Abutters List?
22. After the preliminary review and the application is accepted, how long is the wait to appear before the Board?
23. What should be expected at the hearing?
24. The Board has approved/denied the application, what happens next?
25. Does the variance or special use permit expire?
26. Is there any recourse if my application is denied?