This page lists recently proposed and adopted amendments to the Town's Zoning Ordinance.
The following zoning amendments are currently under consideration by the Planning Board and/or Town Council. If this table is empty, then there are no amendments presently under review.
Please note that the "petitioner" is the person or body responsible for bringing forward the zoning amendment.
Petitioner's Name and Description
Town Council Measure
|Advertised Joint Public Hearing Date|
Status of Proposed Amendment
Amendments are listed in chronological order beginning with the most recent and going back to 2010.
Subject of Zoning Amendment
Advertised Joint Public Hearing Date
Date Approved by Town Council
Add Article VIIB Commercial Corridor Overlay District. Add §120-64.7.1 Billboard Relocation Overlay District. Prohibit additional uses in business districts. Expand commercial uses in office parks. Reduce parking requirements for restaurants.
|Add §120-106.4 Regulation of Commercial Marijuana.||02/20/2018||03/19/2018||18-002|
Add §120-53.2 Lot Shape Factor.
Add §9A Weymouth Ground Mounted Solar PV Overlay District. (Amendment to NAS South Weymouth Zoning By-Laws.)
Rezone two parcels at White Street from OS-W to R-1. (Amendment to NAS South Weymouth Zoning By-Laws.)
Add §120-106.3 Solar Energy Facilities.
Allow restaurant drive-throughs in HT district by special permit.
Add §120-28I Medical Marijuana Dispensary.
Rezone Block 444, Lot 6 at Bridle Path from POP to I-1.
Amend subdivision requirements for undersized lots by special permit.
Rezone Block 446, Lot 17 at Washington Street from HT & I-1 to all I-1.
Add Article XXVIII Moratorium - Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers.
Update Floodplain District maps, administration, and regulation.
Add Article VIIA Village Center Zoning Overlay District.