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A mortgage survey is not a plot plan. The mortgage plan is usually prepared by the mortgage holder for their puposes and a copy given to the homeowner. They usually contain disclaimers such as, "not to be used to locate property lines".
Home Office - Business within the dwelling operated by the residents with no employees, no deliveries, and no customers that visit the site.
Home Occupation - Allowed by Special Permit from the Zoning Board of Appeals. Business, occupation or sale of articles produced on the premises where sold, conducted in the dwelling by residents, allowing no more than two non-residential employees, not occupaying more than 25% of the area of the dwelling and not changing the residential character of the dwelling.
In order ensure the Town’s compliance with the Federal Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act; the town has implemented a new permit application process to streamline the review of instances where an accommodation is necessary for an individual’s or individuals’ disability. Below are links to the staff memorandums to the Commission on Disabilities, Application and Process Flow Chart, and the Reasonable Accommodation Questionnaire/ Application.
Feel free to contact the Zoning Office or Building Division for any questions you may have.
Memorandum to the Commission on Disabilities (March 20, 2012)
Memorandum to the Commission on Disabilities (April 18, 2012)
Application and Process Flow Chart
Reasonable Accommodation Questionnaire/Application