POSTED: December 18, 2018, 2:11 PM
CAPE COD COMMISSION
Draft Technical Bulletins to the 2018/2019 Draft Regional Policy Plan
January 10, 2019
The Cape Cod Commission will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the Harborview Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main Street, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA. At this hearing, the Cape Cod Commission will take testimony and consider public comments received during the public comment period on the Draft Technical Bulletins to the 2018/2019 Draft Regional Policy Plan (“Plan”) for the 14 corresponding goals of the Plan in the issue areas of Capital Facilities and Infrastructure, Coastal Resiliency, Community Design, Cultural Heritage, Economy, Energy, Housing, Ocean Resources, Open Space, Transportation, Waste Management, Water Resources, Wetlands, and Wildlife and Plant Habitat. The technical bulletins provide the methods and guidance to achieve the goals and objectives set out in the draft 2018/2019 Regional Policy Plan. The Commission will also consider staff’s revised versions of Technical Bulletin 96-001--Designing the Future to Honor the Past: Design Guidelines for Cape Cod; and Addendum to Technical Bulletin 96-001--Contextual Design on Cape Cod: Design Guidelines for Large-Scale Development, which update the references within each to align with the draft 2018/2019 Regional Policy Plan. The Cape Cod Commission will also consider whether it should repeal the following Technical Bulletins and replace them with the technical bulletins considered at this hearing which were drafted to correspond with the draft 2018/2019 Draft Regional Policy Plan upon its adoption: Technical Bulletin 91-001--Nitrogen Loading; Technical Bulletin 92-002--DRI Guidelines for Natural Resources Inventory (Plant and Wildlife Assessment); Technical Bulletin 94-001--Guidelines for Calculation and Provision of Open Space in DRIs; Technical Bulletin 95-001--DRI Guidance for Exterior Lighting Design; Technical Bulletin 96-003--Guidelines for Transportation Impact Assessment; Technical Bulletin 01-001--DRI Guidelines for Invasive Plant Species Management Plan; Technical Bulletin 04-002--DRI Economic Development Technical Bulletin; Technical Bulletin 09-001--DRI Guidelines for Mitigation Credit and Reduction for Minimum Performance Standard AH3.2 (related to Affordable Housing); Technical Bulletin 09-002--DRI Guidelines for Energy Compliance; Technical Bulletin 10-001--Guidelines for Calculation of Mitigation for DRIs in "Other" Category for Minimum Performance Standard AH3.1 (related to Affordable Housing); Technical Bulletin 12-001--Visual Impact Assessment (VIA) Methodology for Offshore Development.
Anyone wishing to testify orally will be welcome to do so. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing, or delivered or mailed to the Cape Cod Commission, P.O. Box 226, 3225 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 for receipt on or before the date the hearing is closed. The draft Technical Bulletins and draft 2018/2019 Regional Policy Plan are available at http://www.capecodcommission.org/rppupdate and are also available at the Commission offices at 3225 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The office can be reached at (508) 362-3828.
If you are deaf or hard of hearing or are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation, please contact the Cape Cod Commission at (508)362-3828; for Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS) dial 711.
Caso estas informações sejam necessárias em outro idioma, por favor, contate o Coordenador de Título VI da MPO pelo telefone (508)362-3828 or Para serviços de retransmissão de telecomunicações, disque 711.