Proposed Zoning Changes: Spring 2015

Devens, MA
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planning-zoning

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K.I.S.S.

Why should Ayer & Shirley have any say or interest in what goes on in Harvard?  Why should they go to the expense & trouble of Super Town Meeting for it?  Harvard has a good track... Read more

Shirley Senior Residential

I can support this zoning change so long as any development in this space does not count against the current housing cap on Devens. 

K.I.S.S.

Why should Ayer & Harvard have any interest or say in what goes on in Shirley?  Why should they have to go to the expense & bother of Super Town Meeting over it?  If Shirley just leaves... Read more

Plan ahead

We should be sure the healthcare districts already in place in DREZ host communities are at "critical mass" for the facilities there to attract/serve enough clients to support the business BEFORE we... Read more

All good except...

The last thing we need is more biotech, pharmaceutical, and private military contractors locating in Devens. In my opinion, these corporations are either destroying our planet, destroying our physical... Read more

Support No Supporters Yet

I agree with you in that I think this is a unique opportunity to create the kind of community where people would want to live and raise a family / start a business. Anytime you can encourage creativity... Read more

Grant Road zoning change

After fighting for years to increase our population here at Devens, I see this proposed change as a capitulation to Harvard and Ayer who have fought us every step of the way. 

DREZ (Devens Regional Enterprise Zone)

     Their website shows some nice-looking urban projects. But, who decided a company named coUrbanize works in a context suitable for us?

     Does someone... Read more

Confusion w/ Grant Road Zoning Changes

After talking with other residents, I've found that there is some confusion about what exactly the proposed changes are for Grant Road: more specifically what is meant by "commercial." There is... Read more

Think municipal finance

Why should Ayer & Shirley have any say or interest in what goes on in Harvard?  Why should they go to the expense & trouble of Super Town Meeting for it?

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Moore Field

Although not directly related to these specific zoning changes, there has been a concern regarding the current use and future zoning of Moore Field. Currently the field is a 'noise dump' adversely affecting... Read more