Hearing supports special permits for lake houses


SALISBURY — The public hearing on the proposed change to the town’s zoning regulations for expanding lakefront homes continued before the Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday, Feb. 15.

The zoning text amendment, which began life last year as a petition from the Lake Wononscopomuc Association, would prohibit expansion of non-conforming homes in the Lake Protection Overlay Zone (which extends to 300 feet from the water) and eliminate the special permit process that currently governs such properties.

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