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Planning Board Minutes 03/05/2007
Town of Buxton Planning Board
Workshop Minutes of March 5, 2007

Planning Board Members Present:  Keith Emery, Dennis Santolucito, David Anderson, Jeremiah Ross, Wanda Emery, Barbara Elwell and Cullen Ryan.

Planning Board Members Absent:  

Others Present: Fred Farnham, Mary Gamage

The workshop opened at 7:30 p.m.   The Board discussed further adjustments to the proposed sign ordinance.  
Article #        Shall Section 10.11.C of the Buxton Zoning Ordinance be amended as follows? (Additions are underlined, deletions are strikethrough)
        10.11.C.          In the Business-Commercial & Light Commercial districts any non-residential use may display a sign attached to the building, that such signs shall be no larger than the 10% of the total building face area, to a maximum of 120 square feet. or and a free standing.  However, Only one freestanding sign shall be permitted per lot.  No freestanding sign shall measure larger than forty (40) eighty (80) square feet per side in area.  No freestanding sign shall be higher than 20 feet above the road level nor closer than the height of the sign from any side or rear property line.  Attached signs shall not be placed on the roof of a building. (amended 6/12/04)
Article #        Shall Section 10.11 of the Buxton Zoning Ordinance be amended to add as follows? (Additions are underlined, deletions are strikethrough)
10.11.G All signs shall be measured in the most reasonable geometric shapes that encompass the letters and/or logo.

The workshop session closed at 8:45 pm.
Respectfully submitted,

Krystal L. Dyer                         Approval Date:                          
Chairperson: ________________________________ Signature Date: ____________
                                               Keith Emery     

Town of Buxton
  185 Portland Road, Buxton, ME 04093 (207) 929-5191
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