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Planning Board Mtg.

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 6:00pm

Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at 6:00 P.M.

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: To keep the public, our members, and our staff safe, and to comply with RSA 91-A, the CoVID-19 State of Emergency, and the Governor’s Orders on restrictions on public gatherings, the Town of Alton has moved from "in-person" meetings to "remote audio participation meetings”, therefore, providing each meeting to the public via a live audio conference. Please refer to “News and Announcements” on the Town’s website,, to either locate the Call-in telephone number, Webinar ID, and Password to listen in via audio only, or to locate the link to connect via Zoom and register for a live video stream of the meeting in progress. You may also contact the office at, or by telephone at (603) 875-2162 between 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday - Friday, for the Call-in number and Zoom link for each meeting. We strongly encourage everyone attend our meetings remotely. Should you have a need to attend in person, we will make a remote location available upon a reservation request by you to this office NO LATER THAN TWO (2) BUSINESS DAYS in advance of the meeting date.


Call to Order

Assignment of Alternate

*Reminder: Any Other Business to Come Before the Board and Public Input on Non-case Specific Planning Issues have been put on hold until further notice as voted on at the May 12, 2020, meeting. If the public does have any input on those two items, they should contact the office to be scheduled at a future meeting.

Approval of Agenda

1. Second and Final Public Hearing on Zoning Amendments 2020-2021

2. Design Review

Case P21-01
Paul Zuzgo, LLS, of Prospect Mountain Survey, Agent for James & Allison Brown, Applicants, and William L. Moore, Thomas M. Moore, and Nancy C. Moore, Owners
Map 9 Lot 35, Moore Farm Lane
Design Review for Major Subdivision, Residential Rural (RR) Zone

Proposal: To subdivide a five (5) acre parcel off Tax Map 9 Lot 35. The lot will require Moore Farm Lane to be extended approximately 650 feet.

3. Completeness Review of Application and Public Hearing if Application is Accepted as Complete

Case #P21-02
Bradford Jones of Jones & Beach Engineers, Inc., Agent for George & Carol Stevens, Jr. and Michael Stevens, and Robert C. Broughton ½ Int. Trust & Janet A. Broughton ½ Int. Trust/Robert & Janet Broughton, Trustees, Owners
Map 41 Lots 31 & 32, 14 & 20 Sand Peep Lane
Lot Line Adjustment, Lakeshore Residential (LR) Zone

Proposal: To increase Lot 31 from .28 AC to .37 AC, and decrease Lot 32 from 1.80 AC to 1.72 AC.

Other Business:
1. Old Business:
a. Reminder that Tom Hoopes and Scott Williams are up for reelection in 2021. January 20th through January 29, 2020, is the timeline to file with the Town Clerk.
2. New Business:
a. Update from the Master Plan Committee. Petition to create a Warrant Article re: Master Plan Update.
3. Approval of Minutes: Planning Board meeting minutes of October 20, 2020; November 17, 2020; and December 15, 2020
4. Correspondence for the Board's review/discussion/action:
a. Case #P20-24, Voluntary Lot Merger for Janet M. Boucher for property located at Minge Cove Road, Map 60 Lots 7-1 & 7-2.
b. Application dated 12/1/2020 from Paul Zuzgo, LLS, stating his interest in becoming the Citizen Member for the Alternative Housing Committee.
c. Chairman to sign, Release and Termination of Covenant Restricting a Building Permit, re: P15-04, subdivision for Walter Duane Thomas and Inge Hannan Thomas, Trustees of the Thomas Rev. Family Trust.
5. Correspondence for the Board's information:
a. Amended Voluntary Lot Merger for Mark & Megan Farrell, Evans Hill Road.
b. Letter to Town of Barnstead re: Holmes Land Trust subdivision, Hollywood Beach Road/New Castle Drive.
c. Construction Services Report from Northpoint Engineering, LLC, dated November 25 and December 1, 2020, re: W&W Ingalls Ralph Trust, LLC, “Phase II”.

Drew Carter, Planning Board Chairman

* If there is foul weather, a lack of a quorum, or the public on a whole cannot obtain access to the hearing electronically, the second and last public hearing on the 2021 Zoning Amendments will be continued to Thursday, January 21, 2021, and the public hearing on applications will be continued to Tuesday, February 16, 2021, with both meeting starting at 6:00 P.M. at the Alton Town Hall.

**All meetings will last no longer than 10:30 P.M., with no new cases or hearings starting after 10:00 P.M., unless extended by a majority vote of the members present. Any items remaining as unfinished business on the agenda will be given priority on the agenda of the next meeting.

Posted 1/8/2021
Revised 1/15 & 19/2021

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