IntroductionThis guide was created to help citizens better understand the planning and zoning process so that they may participate more effectively and have a more active and positive role in shaping the future of their neighborhoods and town. Please note, the information contained in this guide is for educational purposes and is not intended as legal advice. As statutes, regulations, and ordinances are subject to change, please consult with the Planning Department for the most up to date information.
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