Zoning Amendment Could Change, Repeal Overlay Districts

Some residents of Peterborough don’t want to see their town turned into a city.
Good for them!

This article is instructive for everyone in NH.

“The rules of the Traditional Neighborhood Overlay Zone II were adopted in May of 2017, with the intent of “allow[ing] for higher density and infilling of lots and additional residential housing in close proximity to the currently developed areas of town…” according to the zoning ordinance.

The ordinance allows single-family, two-family, or multi-family dwellings, up to a maximum of 10 dwelling units per building.”