Public Hearings Scheduled in Surry

SURRY — The town of Surry is holding public hearings on Wednesday, Sept. 23, and Wednesday, Sept. 30. Both will be held at the Surry Fire Station.

The Sept. 23 hearing will follow the monthly Planning Board meeting, which starts at 7 p.m.

The hearing will provide updates to the town’s Unified Development Ordinance. There will be time for questions and answers.

There is space for 24 people to attend in person, but the meeting will be available via the videoconferencing site Zoom.

Surry residents will be asked to vote on the proposed updates during the Nov. 3 referendum.

On Wednesday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m., a public hearing will be held to further discuss Unified Development Ordinance updates, shoreland zoning updates and whether to allow marijuana sales in Surry. These items will be voted during the Nov. 3 referendum.

A maximum of 40 people will be allowed to attend in person. The meeting will be available on Zoom.

Details for signing up for Zoom or reserving an in-person space are available at the town office. Information packets may be obtained from the town office or at





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