Special Town Meeting - February 2018

Proposed Medical Marijuana and Marijuana Establishments Zoning Articles
Approved Districts

February 12, 2018

Grafton High School Auditorium
 
The Planning Board proposed a series of zoning bylaw articles to regulate Medical Marijuana and Marijuana Establishments. The approved Articles are noted below. The Cannabis Control Commission's draft regulations can be found HERE.
 
 
APRROVED ARTCLES (Approved by Attorney General's Office March 29, 2018):
  • ZBL 2018-1 Medical Marijuana and Marijuana Establishments Bylaw: Grafton Zoning Bylaw amending Section 5, Special Regulations by adding a new ZBL Section 5.10 Medical Marijuana and Marijuana Establishments. 
  • ZBL 2018-2 Amendment to Section 3, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning By-Laws: Amendment to Section 3.2.3.1, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning By-Laws to add five Business Uses and one Accessory Use.
FAILED ARTICLES:
  • ZBL 2018-3 Amendment to Section 3, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning Bylaws:  Proposed Amendment to Section 3.2.3.1, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning By-Laws, to permit Marijuana Retailers as a special permit use as indicated by "S" within the Community Buiness (CB) Districts.
  • ZBL 2018-4 Amendment to Section 3, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning Bylaws:  Proposed Amendment to Section 3.2.3.1 Use Regulation Table of the Zoning By-Laws to permit Marijuana Retailers as a special permit use as indicated by "S" within the Neighborhood Business (NB) Districts.
  • ZBL 2018-5 Amendment to Section 3, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning Bylaws:  Proposed Amendment to Section 3.2.3.1, Use Regulation Table of the Zoning Bylaws, to permit Marijuana Retailers as a special permit use as indicated by "S" within the Village Mixed Use (VMU) Districts.

A complete copy of the text of the proposed Amendments to the Grafton Zoning By-law is on file with the Town Clerk and the Planning Board Office in the Grafton Municipal Center, and may be viewed during normal business hours.