Zoning Board of Appeals

Overview

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is the Special Permit Granting Authority for certain projects as required under the Zoning Bylaw. The ZBA also hears appeals by parties aggrieved by a decision of the Building Commissioner, and may issue Variances where the criteria set forth in the Zoning Bylaw have been met.

ZBA MEETING INFORMATION

Agendas, Agenda Documents, Minutes, and Meeting Videos can be found in the Meeting Portal.

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  1. Meeting Schedule
  2. Applications & Fees
  3. Bylaws

Date
Special Permit Deadline
Appeal, Finding, Variance  & Sign Deadline

August 14

July 6, 2018
July 20, 2018

September 18

August 10, 2018 August 24, 2018
October 9 August, 31, 2018 September 14, 2018

ZBA decisions may be accessed by selecting the "Result" in the table.

  1. 2018 ZBA
  2. 2018 Signs
  3. 2017 ZBA
  4. 2017 Signs

File

Address

Applicant

Request
1st Hearing Decision Date

Result
18-01 67 Willis Avenue Fabio Homen Variance for side setback February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-02 12 Frederick Street Renato Oliveira and Sidnei Camaro Renewal of Special Permit 14-16 for auto repair April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-03 25 Dennison Avenue ADMV Management and Lisa Venuto Finding for 3rd unit addition to preexisting nonconforming 2-family structure February 13, 2018 February 13, 2018 WWOP (PDF)
18-04 298 Worcester Road Budak Enterprises, Inc. Special Permit for used automobile dealer and Variance for being within 1,000 feet from another dealer April 10, 2018 April 10, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-05 31 Flagg Drive Framingham Public Schools Variance for height  April 10, 2018 April 10, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-06 9 Richardson Circle Marc Resnick and Kirkland Realty Trust Finding for 4th dwelling unit to existing nonconforming 3-family April 10, 2018 May 15, 2018 Denied (PDF)
18-07 1, 11, 13 Hartford Street Arista Development, LLC; Fay and Wendell Mah; and Peter and Steven Collotta Finding for reconstruction of a nonconforming commercial structure and Variances for insufficient ATM drive thru setback and landscape buffers April 10, 2018 June 12, 2018 Granted  (PDF)
18-08 48 South Street Carlos Hanzi Finding for the alteration of a pre-existing nonconforming two-family structure  April 10, 2018 May 15, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-09  109 Spruce Street Roy and Cynthia Alston  Variance for porch within front setback  May 15, 2018 May 15, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-10  45A Flanagan Drive Tanya and Mike Lipp  Variance for addition within side yard setback  May 15, 2018 May 15, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-11 243 Howard Street Tania Bicalho  Finding for 2nd floor addition to pre-existing nonconforming commercial structure  May 15, 2018
N/A N/A
18-12 1 Grant Street Howard One Grant, LLC  Special Permit for lab  June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-13 236 Cochituate Road Mammouth Development Company, LLC  Variance for insufficient side and front yard setback  May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-14 429 Old Connecticut Path  Rute A. Delima  Variance for deck within required side yard setback  May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-15 400 Brimstone Lane Eversource Special Permit to replace Wireless Comm. Facility & Variance for height and setback  June 12, 2018 July 10, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-16 196 Fountain Street Charles & Susan Long Realty Comp. Finding for alt. of nonconforming structure & Variance for FAR  June 12, 2018 June 12, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-17 19 Flutie Pass BRE DDR Shoppers World  Use Variance for mixed use & Variance for height  June 12, 2018 June 12, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-18 6 Claflin Street SMOC Finding for conversion of rooming house to multifamily June 12, 2018 June 12, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-19 56 Jodie Road Reider Silva Variance for addition within side setback  July 10, 2018 July 10, 2018 Granted (PDF)
18-20 340 Winter Street J. Dennis Morgan & Nevins Realty Trust Variances side yard setback, lot coverage, building height, & parking aisle width  August 14, 2018 N/A N/A
18-21 101 Pond Street ReFab Capital Management & William and Agnatuvech Variances for construction within side & front setbacks  August 14, 2018 N/A N/A
18-22 125 Prospect Street Jawed Wahid Appeal BC determination of unauthorized Cultural and Educational Center & Center for Performing Arts August 14, 2018 N/A N/A