Public Hearing for proposed amendments to the Little Compton Town Code
TOWN OF LITTLE COMPTON RHODE ISLAND
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER XIV – ZONING,
CHAPTER VI – LICENSING and APPENDIX C – SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS
OF THE LITTLE COMPTON TOWN CODE
Proposals are a direct result of recent legislative changes requiring the Town Code to be updated.
First relating to Zoning and Subdivision Regulations:
To amend the Little Compton Town Code to remove all references to supply the Associate Director of the Division of Planning of the Department of Administration of the State of Rhode Island copies of amendments or publications for both zoning ordinances or sub-division regulations due to new legislation adopted by the General Assembly to RIGL 45-23-53, 45-23-54, 45-24-45 and 45-24-53. This amendment shall take effect upon passage.
To amend Chapter 6-5.3 and 6-5.4 of the Little Compton Town Code to include the Special Event Licenses (Class SE) established by RIGL 3-7-16.10 which are special event single day licenses with similar pricing to Class F category licenses and statutory restrictions. This amendment simply allows the issuance of said licenses to a qualified entity. This amendment shall take effect upon passage.
A full text of the above proposals may be obtained in the office of the Town Clerk between the hours of 8 AM and 4 PM, Monday through Friday and posted on the Town website www.littlecomptonri.org.
At the public hearing opportunity shall be given to all persons interested to be heard upon the matter of the proposed amendment. The proposal may be altered or amended prior to the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the public hearing. Any such alteration or amendment must be presented for comment in the course of said hearing.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk’s Office at (401) 635-4400, 48 hours in advance of the hearing date.
HEARING DATE: September 5, 2019
TIME: 7:00 PM
PLACE: Town Hall, Town Council Chambers, 40 Commons,
Little Compton, RI
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