Pubic Hearing February 22, 2024 Proposed Amendment to Chapter IX Beaches, Harbors and Recreational Areas
TOWN OF LITTLE COMPTON RHODE ISLAND
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER IX – BEACHES, HARBORS, AND RECREATIONAL AREAS
OF THE LITTLE COMPTON TOWN CODE
To consider amending the Little Compton Town Code to amend Chapter 9 dealing with the design, placement and inspection of moorings in the following sections:
9-1.4, c and e - add “mooring system description” and “the design and”
9-1.8 - clarify placement only by qualified and insured mooring companies
9-1.11, h. – delete existing table h.1 and replace text recognizing bottom composition of existing harbor and specification of ground tackle, design and inspection plan procedure.
9-1.11, i, 1. – restricting mooring inspections to be accomplished by diving unless specifically authorized by the Harbor Master.
A full text of the above proposal 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.
Link to proposal
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, 72 hours in advance of the hearing date.
HEARING DATE: February 22, 2024
TIME: 7:00 PM
PLACE: Town Hall, Town Council Chambers, 40 Commons,
Little Compton, RI
Sakonnet Times - February 8, 2024