Planning Board Grants Special Permit for Mixed-Use Warehouse Town Hall – The Planning Board met briefly on November 8 to discuss a variety of different agenda items. The most talked about issue was about 36 Arlington Street. Currently the space is used in a variety of different ways, including the first floor being rented by […]
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Planning Board Approves Zoning Amendments to Retail Marijuana Establishments Town Hall – At the Planning Board’s October 10 meeting, members approved several zoning amendments applying to retail marijuana shops in Watertown. The Town Council will need to approve the zoning amendments. Check Out the Video! Produced by Mark Aiello, Videographer October 11, 2018 Back to […]
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Arsenal Yards Building with Retail, Research and Development Labs Discussed Town Hall – At the Sept. 12 Planning Board meeting, members of the board and developers of Arsenal Yards continued discussions regarding Building A of the Arsenal Yards development. Plans for Building A call for the first floor to be for commercial use and the […]
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Arsenal Yards and Elm Street Self-Storage Facility Present Updated Plans Town Hall – The Watertown Planning Board convened on Wednesday, August 8 to continue discussions about a pending self-storage facility on Elm Street. The development team approached the Planning Board looking for a special permit for their facility. The permit would allow the building to […]
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Zoning Amendment Proposed to Raise Arsenal Yards Building Height Town Hall – The July 11 Planning Board meeting provided members of the board, Arsenal Yards developers and residents to have a lengthy discussion about the potential benefits and setbacks of a proposed zoning amendment. The proposed amendment would increase the maximum height allowed for buildings […]
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Planning Board Approves Phase 4 of Arsenal Yards Master Plan Town Hall – At the June 13 Planning Board meeting, members approved phase four of the Arsenal Yards Development master plan. Phase four consists of three new buildings, including two multistory apartment buildings and a small retail property. These three buildings will hold 220 residential […]
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Mixed-Use Development on Pleasant Street Gets Green Light From Planning Board Town Hall – At the Mar. 19 Planning Board meeting, developers of a pending residential and retail building on Pleasant Street presented their latest renderings. The project was voted down twice by the Planning Board in the past few months, but Planning Board members […]
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Planning Board Discusses Renovations to Armenian Cultural and Educational Center Town Hall – At its Feb. 14 meeting, the Watertown Planning board heard only one case. It regarded changes to the Armenian Cultural and Educational Center on Nichols Avenue. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer February 15, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly […]
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Planning Board Debates How to Tax and Regulate Short Term Rentals in Watertown Town Hall – A permit application submitted to the Planning Board by a Watertown household that wants to list their home on the popular short term rental site Airbnb sparked a debate among members of the board about how to regulate and […]
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Planning Board Discusses Arsenal Yards, Other Important Projects in Town Town Hall- At the November 8 Planning Board meeting, board members discussed a number of important topics, including Arsenal Yards. Check Out the Video! Produced by Kenny Elas, Videographer November 16, 2017 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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