Planning Board Meeting Minutes 05/13/2019

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Town of Otis

Planning Board Meeting Minutes

May 13, 2019

Town Hall Inspectors’ Office


Meeting called to order at 7:00 pm in the Otis Town Hall Inspectors’ Room.  Meeting is recorded and a quorum is present.


Present:           Rona Knight, Jen Daily, Hal Kobrin, Jim Kaufmann, Katherine Frisina, Ralph Frisina


Approval of Minutes:  The April 8, 2019 Planning Board meeting minutes were unanimously approved as written.  Jen made the motion to accept and Jim K. seconded.  The April 29, 2019 Planning Board meeting minutes were unanimously approved as written.  Hal K. made the motion to accept and Rona K. seconded.


Special Permit:  A Public Hearing for a Special Permit was requested by Ralph and Kathy Frisina for a height variance for a garage at 863 Dimmock Road, Map 1 Lot 56.  The standard height allowance is twenty feet and this garage will be at twenty-three feet.  The new garage will not impede views for any of the abutters and none were present at the meeting.  All abutters were notified.  Rona made the motion to accept the twenty-three foot variance for the new garage, Jim seconded the motion, and the motion was passed unanimously.  Lisa will complete the Special Permit Approval paperwork for signature and filing.



Jim moved the meeting be adjourned, Jen seconded, and the meeting was unanimously adjourned at 7:12 pm.


Respectfully Submitted,

Lisa D’Orazio

Planning Board Clerk

Town of Otis



List of Documents


  1. A copy of the Notice of Public Hearing and paperwork for the Special Permit for 863 Dimmock Road will be filed with these meeting minutes.