2nd try for accessory dwelling ordinance

13 Jun 2016

By Aviva Luttrell, Recorder Staff

Sunday, June 12, 2016

GREENFIELD — A new ordinance that would give residents permission to build in-law apartments on their properties is advancing to the Town Council.

Before the council votes on the ordinance, the Economic Development Committee and Planning Board will hold a joint public hearing, and both will make their recommendations to the full council.


In drafting the ordinance, Wedegartner said the board used the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission’s model bylaw as a guide, and looked into how many other towns in the area have crafted their ordinances.

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