Town Code (Bylaws)

Recent Bylaw Adoptions/Amendments

Bylaw adoptions and Bylaw amendments approved within the last six (6) months will appear here as they occur.
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Adding Human Resources Department Bylaw

For the purpose of adding the Human Resources Department to the Town of East Longmeadow General Bylaws, Chapter 78. 

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Removing Chapter 335 Firearms Bylaw

For the purpose of removing Chapter 335 Firearms, in its entirety, from the Town of East Longmeadow General Bylaws, Chapter 335. 

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Bylaw Amendments Related to Self-Storage Facilities

For the purpose of amending and clarifying the Town of East Longmeadow Zoning Bylaws §450-11.2, and Table 3-1 Schedule of Use Regulations. 

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Public Works Board Reorganization

For a proposed amendment of Town of East Longmeadow Bylaws Chapter 119 Public Works Department, Chapter 150 Multiple-Member Bodies General Provisions, and Chapter 185 Community Preservation Committee in relation to the Board of Public Works; and for the removal of Town of East Longmeadow Bylaws Chapter 175 Board of Public Works. 

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Proposed Bylaw Amendments Related to Home Office

For the purpose of improving administrative efficiency/clarity and improving consistency with Massachusetts General Laws, the Town of East Longmeadow proposes amendments to Zoning Bylaws §450 Table 3-1 Schedule of Use Regulations and Article XI - Definitions in relation to Home Office.

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Public Hearing Dates:
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Proposed Bylaw Amendments Related to Parking Plan Review

For the purpose of improving administrative efficiency/clarity and improving consistency with Massachusetts General Laws, the Town of East Longmeadow proposes amendments to Zoning Bylaws §450 Article III Use Regulations and Article V Special Use Regulations in relation to the Parking Plan Review process.

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Public Hearing Dates:
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Proposed Bylaw Amendments Related to Site Plan Review

For the purpose of improving administrative efficiency/clarity and improving consistency with Massachusetts General Laws, the Town of East Longmeadow proposes amendments to Zoning Bylaws §450 Article III Use Regulations, Table 3-1 Schedule of Use Regulations, and Article IX Site Plan Review in relation to the Site Plan Review process.

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Public Hearing Dates:
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Proposed Bylaw Amendments Related to Recreation Facilities

For a proposed amendment of the Town of East Longmeadow Zoning Bylaws §450-11.2 Terms defined and Table 3-1 Schedule of Use Regulations to amend recreational facilities and include fitness facilities. 

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Pending Bylaw Adoptions/Amendments

Pending Bylaw adoptions and Bylaw amendments, currently under consideration by the Town, will appear here as they occur.
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Proposed Bylaw Amendments Related to Backyard Hens

For a proposed amendment of the Town of East Longmeadow Zoning Bylaws Article III Use Regulations § 450-3.3  to include (5) Backyard Hens, and Table 3-1 to include (12) Backyard Hens under G. Accessory uses.

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Public Hearing Dates:
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Proposed Bylaw for Fee, Fine and Penalty Schedule

For a proposed additional bylaw Chapter 500 Fee, Fine and Penalty Schedule. 

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Public Hearing Dates:
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