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Event takes place on July 07, 2016 at 6:15 PM until 8:00 PM
sue Ellen Panitch River Access Center - 8 Oscar Street Holyoke, MA 01040

Conservation Commission

City of Holyoke

July 7, 2016

Sue Ellen Panitch River Access Center at Jones Ferry

8 Oscar Street

 

6:15 PM

1. New Business

 

  • Notice of Intent:  DEP 186-0260
  • Applicant: Holyoke Gas & Electric
  • Representative: Melissa Coady, Tighe & Bond
  • Location: Open Square Way
  • Description: Steamline removal project and limited canal wall repairs along Open Square Way and adjacent to the First Level Canal in Holyoke, MA on land belonging to Open Square LLC  (MBP 22-01-003, 004 & 005).  Proposed development will require work within the buffer zone of regulated resource ares found on-site, specifically inland bank associated with the Holyoke Canal System.

 

2. Continued Business

  • Notice of Intent:  DEP 186-0259
  • Applicant: Mountain View Baptist Church
  • Representative: Mike Gagnon, Milone & MacBroom, Inc
  • Location: 310 Apremont Highway
  • Description: Construction of a 100′ x 75′ structure attached to the south side of an existing building located at 310 Apremont Highway (MBP 81-00-078A); as well as this addition’s associated infrastructure.  Proposed development will require work within the buffer zone of regulated resource ares found on-site, specifically vegetated wetlands.  Construction of stormwater infrastructure and a subsurface septic system are located within the 100′ Buffer Zone of a Vegetated Wetland and within the 50′ Limit of Disturbance established in Section VII.C(2) of the Holyoke Wetlands Ordinance.  The Applicant is requesting a variance from the 50′ Buffer Zone performance standards under section VII.C.2.b of the Holyoke Wetlands Ordinance. 

3. Other Business

  1. Review of Land Preservation Workshop – June 29th
  2. Minutes
  3. Approval of Wetlands Replication Plan for Whitney Avenue

4. Adjourn


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