View Other Items in this Archive | View All Archives | Printable Version


Planning Board

Administration Building

149 Main Street


Telephone (617) 972-6417

Facsimile   (617) 972-6484

John B. Hawes, Jr., Chairman

G. Jack Zollo

Jeffrey W. Brown

Fergal Brennock

Linda Tuttle-Barletta 


The next Watertown Planning Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 7:00 PM in the Lower Hearing Room, Administration Building, 149 Main Street, Watertown, Massachusetts.


Minutes of 3/9/2011 Meeting


  • 42 Union Street; Elizabeth Gibby & John Homnick ? Special Permit Finding
    Section 4.06(a) to enclose 3?4?x4?11? open entryway, extend towards front 1?1? for 3?4?x6?0?, maintaining side yard setback of 4?9? where 12? is allowed ? located in T (Two Family) district
  • 52 Partridge Street; Daniel Watson ? Variance
    Section 5.04 to construct a front roof 9?9?x5?3? over existing front stoop, with 5?6? setback where 25? is required ? located in S-6 zoning district.
  • 57 Irving Street; Rafael Loftus ? Special Permit
    Special Permit under Section 4.06(e) as to permit change from an office use with auto parking to an office use with 6 truck parking ? located in R.75 district.
  • 560-580 Pleasant Street; A. Russo Real Estate Trust, c/o A. Russo & Sons, Inc. ? Amendment to a Special Permit/Site Plan Review & Variance
    Amendment to a Special Permit #06-38ASP in accordance with § 5.01 (h) Wholesale Business; 5.02 (j) Outdoor Display of Merchandise; 5.02 (f) Parking for business trucks, so as to permit: 
    1. Expansion of the existing Russo?s building for additional warehouse space (15,566 square feet);
    2. Expansion of the area dedicate to the outdoor display of merchandise (4,550 square feet);
    3. Reconfiguration of accessory parking located on a separate lot in common ownership; and
    4. Parking for occupant's business trucks (not specified)

Variances under Sections 5.16(d)(8)(9) maximum impervious surface and minimum open space, 6.02(b) minimum size of parking spaces, 6.02(h) driveway opening greater then 24 feet, 6.02(k) interior landscaping, parking setback from lot lines and buildings as to permit use and occupancy of accessory customer parking and reconfiguration and expansion of parking areas - located in the PSCD (Pleasant Street Corridor District).


320 Main Street; John Paicopoulos ? Special Permit
Section 5.02(l), Accessory Use Regulations, New and Used Vehicles for Sale, Zoning Ordinance, so as to use two existing parking spaces for the purpose of selling used motor vehicles as an accessory use to the service station, Main Street Mobile, Inc. - located in the LB (Limited Business) Zoning District.

IV.       OTHER