Proposed Zoning By-law Changes

The following zoning amendments have been submitted for inclusion on the 2017 Special Town Meeting warrant (for the Fall).

Zoning Article Hearing #1 - Monday, August 14, 7:00p, Swampscott Senior Center, 200 Essex St

Rezoning of Residential Properties

This article proposes to change the zoning designation of all properties in the Residence A-3 District (A3) to a new Residence A-4 District (A4), retain a specific list of properties within a (new) Residence A-3 District (A3), and make the revisions within the Zoning By-laws to reflect the new zoning district.

  • Warrant article (article along with zoning map, list of affected properties, and proposed changes to Zoning By-law)


Zoning Article Hearing #2 - Monday, October 16, 7:00p, Swampscott High School, Room B129, 200 Essex St

Amend Humphrey Street Overlay District

This article proposes to amend the "Table of Additional Uses Within the HSOD" that's part of section " Humphrey Street Overlay District" by adding in the categories of Hotels, Inns, Motels, and Bed & Breakfast establishments as well as identifying the required special permits for those uses within the overlay district.