Zoning Board of Review/Appeals

The Zoning Board consists of 5 standard members and 3 alternate members, all of whom are appointed by the Town Council to a 5-year term. The Zoning Board meets on the third Thursday of every month.

Secretary of State - Agendas, Minutes

Zoning Board of Review/Appeals (Gillibrand x326)

Town Hall - Council Chamber or Zoom, 7:00 pm

2021 SCHEDULE

Thursday, January 21

Thursday, February 18

Thursday, March 18

Thursday, April 15

Thursday, May 20

Thursday, June 17

Thursday, July 15

Thursday, August 19

Thursday, September 23

Thursday, October 21

Thursday, November 18

Thursday, December 16

PLEASE NOTE: ZONING BOARD APPLICATIONS ARE DUE THE DATE OF THE MEETING THE PRIOR MONTH (EX. FEBRUARY APPLICATIONS ARE DUE THE DATE OF THE JANUARY MEETING)

 

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July 28, 2021 Zoning Board Special Meeting
August 19, 2021 Zoning Board

Please find below the links to the files for applications on the August 19, 2021 Zoning Board agenda. The agenda can be found on the Rhode Island Secretary of State's website.

Application #4055 - 320 New Meadow Road

Application #4059 - 150 Promenade Street

Application #4061 - 20 Walnut Road

Application #4067 - 184 County Road (Starbucks)

Application #4068 - 11 John Street

Responsibilities

The Zoning Board of Review hears and makes decisions on the following matters:

  • Requests for relief from dimensional requirements relating to lot area, frontage, building coverage, setback and building height, including nonconforming structures

  • Applications for special use permits

  • Relief from the merger requirements for substandard lots of record

  • Other matters as directed by the Town Council

  • Appeals of a decision of the Building/Zoning Official 

 

Additionally, the Zoning Board of Review will sit as the Zoning Board of appeals to hear an appeal of a decision of the Planning Board. 

 

Email Contact: dbegin@barrington.ri.gov

Clerk to the Zoning Board: igillibrand@barrington.ri.gov

Members
  • Paul Blasbalg

  • Douglas Caito, 2nd Alternate

  • Ian Donahue, 1st Alternate

  • Mark W. Freel, Vice Chair

  • Thomas Kraig, Chair

  • Ladd J. Meyer

  • David Rizzolo

  • Robert Humm, Council Liaison

  • VACANT, 3rd Alternate

Dennis Begin, Zoning Officer

Isabelle Gillibrand, Board Clerk