Zoning Board of Adjustment

The Freedom Zoning Board of Adjustment meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Freedom Town Hall.

Completed applications must be submitted by 1:00 pm on the closing date noted below. Items submitted after this date or incompletely filled out, will not be placed on the agenda; such applications will be deferred.

Board Members

Scott Lees

Chairman (2023)

Craig Niiler

Vice-Chairman (2024)

Dennis Anderson

Member (2024)

Karl Ogren

Member (2025)

Peter Keenan

Member (2025)

Tim Cupka

Alternate (2024)

Jeff Fongemie

Alternate (2024)

Jake Stephan

Alternate (2025)

Pamela Keith

Alternate (2025)

Support Staff

Stacy Bolduc

Administrative Assistant & Recording Secretary

  • Application Submittal Closing Deadline
  • January 10
  • February 7
  • March 7
  • April 11
  • May 9
  • June 13
  • July 11
  • August 8
  • September 12
  • October 11 (October 10th is a holiday)
  • November 14
  • December 12
  • Regular ZBA Meeting
  • January 25
  • February 22
  • March 22
  • May 3*
    (original meeting date was April 26, date changed at the March 22 meeting)
  • May 24
  • June 28
  • July 26
  • August 23
  • September 27
  • October 25
  • November 29
  • December 27

September 27, 2022 Agenda

ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

TOWN OF FREEDOM

The following Public Meeting will be held at the

Freedom Town Hall, 16 Elm Street, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 7:00 pm.

  AGENDA

Public Meeting

  • Review August 23, 2022 Meeting Minutes

 Public Hearings

Application # 33-10-22 Walter, Courtney, and Lynda Latta (Continued 1st time from August)

Applicant wishes to expand an existing non-conforming patio and to permit tree removal below the required tree count. The applicant is also seeking an after-the-fact Special Exception for the removal of trees within 300’of the shoreline.

Applicant requests the following:

Special exception from Article 7 Section 703.05 any cutting between 75′ and 300′ of the reference line shall require a cutting plan to be approved by the ZBA.

Variance from Article 3 Section 304.5 Table

Variance from Article 9 Section 906.02 the expansion or extension shall not violate the side yard or rear yard setback.

Variance from Article 7 Section 703.04 for the tree count points to be less than allowed.

At Map 33 Lot 10 Located at 69 West Danforth Rd. Zone: General Residential.

Application # 26-9-22 Foss-Delorge Revocable Trust Katherine Foss, TTE and Benjamin Delorge, TTE

Applicant is applying for and after-the-fact permit to retain the partially completed retaining wall, removing the portion over the boundary line, adding a stairway to reach the partially completed retaining wall, place stepping stones and stairs at the switchbacks, within 75 feet of the shoreline.

Applicant requests the following:

Variance from Article 3 Table 304.5

Variance from Article 9 Section 906.2 the horizontal expansion or extension shall not violate the side or rear yard setback.

Special Exception Article 3 Section 304.6.3 Erosion Control

Special Exception Article 7 Section 703.5.2 Erosion Control

At Map 26 Lot 9 Located at 364 Pequawket Trail. Zone: Ossipee Lake Gen Res.

Application # 27-12-22 Dana & Valarie Sumner

Applicant wishes to relocate existing garage so that is will be an addition to the house and construct deco eves over windows on the house and enclose the bulkhead and construct a new garage.

Applicant requests the following:

Variance from Article 9 Section 906.1 Front yard setbacks

Variance from Article 9 Section 906.2 Side and Rear setbacks.

Special Exception Article 3 Section 304.6.3 Erosion Control

At Map 27 Lot 12. Located at 496 Pequawket Trail Zone: Ossipee Lk Gen Res.

Public Meeting

  • Communication and miscellaneous.
  • Unfinished Business
  • New Business

Meeting Minutes