Town of Belchertown, MA
Hampshire County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting of the Town of Belchertown 5-12-1992 by Art. 27. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Historic District — See Ch. 51.
Mobile home parks — See Ch. 78 and Ch. 235.
Wetlands — See Ch. 139 and Ch. 290.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 270.
Attachment 1 - Schedule of Use Regulations Attachment 2 - Table of Dimensional Regulations Attachment 3 - Open Space Community Development Dimensional Regulations
Article I General Provisions

§ 145-1 Authority; purpose.

§ 145-2 Definitions.

Article II Zoning Districts

§ 145-3 Establishment.

§ 145-4 Overlay districts.

§ 145-5 Zoning Map.

§ 145-6 Interpretation of boundaries.

§ 145-7 Division of lots by district boundaries.

§ 145-8 Intent of districts.

§ 145-9 Intent of overlay districts.

Article III Use Regulations

§ 145-10 Permitted uses; accessory uses and buildings.

§ 145-11 Schedule of Use Regulations.

Article IV Overlay Districts

§ 145-12 Wetland Protection District.

§ 145-13 Floodplain District.

§ 145-14 Aquifer Protection District.

§ 145-15 Historic Village Protection District.

Article V Dimensional Regulations

§ 145-16 Regulations established.

Article VI General Regulations

§ 145-17 Nonconforming uses.

§ 145-18 Accessory structures.

§ 145-19 Temporary structures.

§ 145-20 Corner lots.

§ 145-21 Fences; swimming pools.

§ 145-22 Signs.

§ 145-23 Parking and loading areas.

§ 145-24 Breeding, raising or keeping of animals.

Article VII Special Use Regulations

§ 145-25 Home occupations.

§ 145-26 Estate lots.

§ 145-27 Site plan approval.

§ 145-28 Commercial solar photovoltaic installations.

§ 145-28.1 Small wind energy systems.

§ 145-29 Earth removal.

§ 145-29.1 Accessory apartments.

Article VIII Industrial Regulations

§ 145-30 Purpose.

§ 145-31 Prohibited uses.

§ 145-32 Performance standards.

§ 145-33 Enforcement.

Article IX Business Regulations

§ 145-34 Purpose.

§ 145-35 Commercial developments.

§ 145-36 Access.

§ 145-37 Landscaping and screening.

§ 145-38 Parking and loading areas; pedestrian walkways.

§ 145-39 Lighting.

§ 145-40 Stormwater runoff.

§ 145-41 Commercial development and architectural design.

Article X Common Drive Development

§ 145-42 Definitions; intent.

§ 145-43 Special permit granting authority; waivers.

§ 145-44 Standards.

§ 145-45 Administration.

§ 145-46 Inspections.

§ 145-47 Acceptance as a public way.

§ 145-48 Lapse of special permit.

§ 145-49 Submission of as-built plans.

§ 145-50 Enforcement; appeals; violations and penalties.

Article XI Open Space Community Development

§ 145-51 Development method; where permitted.

§ 145-52 Purpose.

§ 145-53 Definitions.

§ 145-54 OSCD development.

§ 145-55 Dimensional standards.

§ 145-56 Open space land.

§ 145-57 Administration.

§ 145-58 Amendments; recording of plan; covenant.

§ 145-59 Severability.

Article XII Wireless Communications Facilities

§ 145-60 Definitions; intent.

§ 145-61 Special permit granting authority; waivers.

§ 145-62 Use restrictions.

§ 145-63 Cessation of use; bond; demolition and removal.

§ 145-64 Grant of special permit.

§ 145-65 Submission requirements; administration; application review.

§ 145-66 Rules and regulations.

Article XIII Administration

§ 145-67 Enforcement; violations and penalties.

§ 145-68 Board of Appeals.

§ 145-69 Special permits.

§ 145-70 Amendments.

§ 145-71 Severability.

Article XIV Business Neighborhood Center District

§ 145-72 Purpose.

§ 145-73 Development method.

§ 145-74 Administration.

§ 145-75 Dimensional standards.

§ 145-76 Development design.

§ 145-77 Use standards.

§ 145-78 Other conditions.

§ 145-79 Open space land.

§ 145-80 Amendments; recording of plan; covenant.

§ 145-81 Severability.