The role of the Planning Commission is to provide long-term perspective on community planning matters. Their efforts include public outreach and gathering feedback through holding public hearings and forums, conducting surveys, and educating the community about future planning issues related to Starksboro.
The Planning Commission’s mission and responsibilities are defined by State Statute. For details, see VT State Statute Title 24, Chapter 117, Sections 4321-4328.
Planning Commission members:
Dennis Casey (chair), Dan Harris, Jeff Keeney, Dan Nugent, Denny Barnard, Brad Boss, Rodney Orvis(revised and approved 2018)
Bylaw Amendments 2019
The PC has recommended a series of editorial and clarifying changes to the existing Land Use and Development Regulations a.k.a. the Bylaws.
The PC held a public hearing on October 17, 2019. The Selectboard held a 2nd public hearing on December 17, 2019. The Selectboard approved the amended bylaws on Jan. 7, 2020.
Planning & Zoning Survey