Town of Westminster, MA
Worcester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Planning Board of the Town of Westminster 9-10-1986; amended in its entirety 1-31-2005. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Zoning Board of Appeals — See Ch. 65.
Earth removal — See Ch. 97.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 173.
Zoning — See Ch. 205.
231a Figures 1 through 8 231b Planning Board Fee Schedule 231c Form A 231d Receiving Approval Not Required ANR Plans 231e Form B-1 231f Form B 231g Checklist for Receiving Definitive Plans
Article I General Provisions

§ 231-1 Statutory authority.

§ 231-2 Compliance with zoning regulations required.

§ 231-3 Number of dwellings per lot.

§ 231-4 Matters not covered.

§ 231-5 Board of Health restrictions on lots.

§ 231-6 Severability.

Article II Plans Thought Not To Require Approval

§ 231-7 Submission; fee.

§ 231-8 Validation of submission.

§ 231-9 Determination of Planning Board.

§ 231-10 ANR plan requirements.

Article III Procedures for Submission and Approval of Plans

§ 231-11 Preliminary plan.

§ 231-12 Definitive plan.

Article IV Design Criteria and Requirements

§ 231-13 Suitability of system of ways.

§ 231-14 Width and grade of ways.

§ 231-15 Dead-end streets.

§ 231-16 Intersection of ways.

§ 231-17 Reservation strips.

§ 231-18 Utilities.

§ 231-19 Access on state highways.

§ 231-20 Adequate access from public way.

§ 231-21 Subdivisions straddling municipal boundaries.

§ 231-22 Open spaces.

§ 231-23 Protection of natural features.

§ 231-24 Street names.

§ 231-25 Lot numbers.

§ 231-26 Lot grading and drainage.

Article V Required Improvements for Approved Subdivision

§ 231-27 Construction of ways.

§ 231-28 Bituminous pavement.

§ 231-29 Sidewalks.

§ 231-30 Driveways.

§ 231-31 Signs.

§ 231-32 Trees.

§ 231-33 Fire protection.

§ 231-34 Maintenance of site during construction; clean-up following completion.

§ 231-35 Maintenance of roads and other improvements.

§ 231-36 Erosion and sedimentation control.

§ 231-37 Requirements for earth removal within the context of subdivision approval.

§ 231-38 Environmental and community impact analysis.

Article VI Administration

§ 231-39 Variation.

§ 231-40 Project review fees.

§ 231-41 Inspection.

§ 231-42 Engineering costs.

§ 231-43 Acceptance of roads.

§ 231-44 Lot release; building permits.

§ 231-45 Appeals.