Article 03 - Zoning, Wetland Conservation District Ordinance Use Restrictions  (121 Views)  (1 Comments)

Warrant Article Created By: Planning Board

Rational Taxpayer's has No Position

Are you in favor of the adoption of Amendment No.2 as proposed by the Planning Board for the Hampton Zoning Ordinance as follows?

Amend Wetland Conservation District Ordinance Section 2.3.4 - Use Restrictions and Prohibited Uses to add a new Section "H" titled "Construction Standards for the Tidal Wetland Conservation District" that will require all new construction and substantial improvements projects within the Tidal Wetland Conservation District to comply with FEMA's Guidelines that the Town has adopted for the VE Special Flood Hazard Area (Section 2.4.11-C Coastal High Hazard Areas (Zone VEl - Construction Standards). The construction work shall have no adverse impacts on adjacent properties.

Recommended by the Planning Board


# Jerry Znoj Wednesday, February 6, 2019 7:25 AM
I agree . We need to assure that dwellings in the wet land area as described above ( new or ones undergoing major reconstruction) comply to the FEMA requirements . It makes no sense to build and rebuild after major storm and flood events.

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