1/4/2016 · A gravel company is planning to build an asphalt plant in the next few months. This will be less than one mile from my home and bees. We have meet with the company president as a community to raise concerns about pollution; water, air, noise. It appears the
3. Update on construction of the asphalt plant at 540 Groton Road 4. Request to accept gifts from Hanover Company for the following: a. $35,000.00 for construction of any sidewalks, including sidewalk along the south side of Littleton Road betweenb.
6/8/2009 · Trouble arrived by the truckload Monday for a proposed asphalt plant in Westford. Dozens of Chelmsford and Westford residents opposed the plant at the Westford Planning Board Meeting, held at the Abbot School.
11/9/2020 · So they created a people's hearing for neighbors to testify how MAT Asphalt plant — which set up shop with no notice to residents in 2018 — has negatively affected their livelihoods and health. "Having a serious health condition and living a block-and-a-half away from a polluter that is seriously making me ill, and also living in a pandemic has been very stressful," resident Dana
26/10/2016 · A public hearing that began at 7 p.m. on Oct. 25 and ended at 1:45 a.m. on Oct. 26 drew almost 800 to Westford Academy's Performing Arts Center. With all five selectmen and four out of five Planning Board members seated on the stage facing residents, …
28/12/2016 · Foes of Westford asphalt plant aren't giving up By Brenda J. Buote Globe Correspondent, December 28 Facing intense public pressure, the town of Westford on Nov. 3 …
11/1/2015 · WESTFORD — A controversial proposal for an asphalt plant on Route 40, rejected by the Planning Board in 2010, has been revived by a state Land Court ruling that allows the …
15/4/2011 · WESTFORD — The proposed asphalt plant on Groton Road took a key step forward as the state Department of Environmental Protection last week approved a …
18/2/2015 · The Westford Planning Board now has until March 26 to issue a decision. As of deadline, a public hearing, rescheduled due to storm delays, was set for Thursday, Feb. 12, 7 p.m. at the Millennium School Building in Westford.
26/10/2016 · Westford schedules meeting on asphalt plant agreement By Brenda J. Buote Globe Correspondent, October 26, 2016, 7:00 p.m. Westford town officials have scheduled a public meeting for 7 p.m. Tuesday
16/8/2017 · Chelmsford resident Larry Sweeney at an Oct. 25 public hearing on the Westford asphalt plant. FILE PHOTO BY JOYCE PELLINO CRANE In accordance with the court order, the town of Westford issued a Major Commercial Property special permit to Newport Materials on Nov. 14.
6/4/2015 · The asphalt plant is intended to be built on the same facility owned by Newport Materials at 540 Groton Road and the hearing was the continuation of a public hearing from March 16.
The Board has 2 functions as defined by Massachusetts law: to establish planning goals and to prepare plans to implement those goals, which take the form of the town's zoning bylaws; and to administer the Subdivision Control Law which establishes the process
2/10/2017 · In the latest battle in the ongoing dispute over a proposed asphalt plant in Westford abutting the Chelmsford town line, the Superior Court recently held that Chelmsford has no standing to appeal special permits issued by the Westford Zoning Board of Appeals.
25/8/2017 · Westford was embroiled in an asphalt plant debate that had divided officials and residents. Town officials had ended the eight-year-long slugfest with Newport Materials, LLC, with an $8.5 million settlement but much to the displeasure of a vast number of the town's 22,000 residents..
22/11/2016 · The provision was added back into the settlement agreement without a hearing and the court ruled Westford's motion to vacate as moot. The court also ordered Westford to file the proposed asphalt plant project's special permit by Nov. 14.
3/11/2016 · At the hearing, residents bombarded town officials with an array of concerns ranging from health implications to property values regarding the settlement agreement for a proposed asphalt plant. As part of the $8.5 million settlement agreement with the town, Newport Materials will be able to build an asphalt manufacturing plant and processing facility at 540 Groton Road.
12/1/2015 · The Planning Board has scheduled a public hearing for January 21. Newport Materials first proposed to construct the asphalt plant in 2009 on two acres of the 115.52 acres owned by 540 Groton Road. Abutting the century-old, 300-foot-deep open rock quarry called Fletcher Quarry, 540 Groton Road's land includes a large photovoltaic power facility, office building,rock-crushing site and granite store.