Notice is hereby given that a Public Informational Meeting will be held at the City Hall Annex, (AAA Sawtooth Building) Community Room located at 65 Centerville Road, Warwick, RI, on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 beginning at 6:00 P.M.  The purpose of the meeting is to consider, and the Planning Board may vote on, a Major Land Development Project/Subdivision with zone change, street abandonment (Flora) and Comprehensive Plan amendment for requested Master Plan approval and advisory recommendations.   The Applicant is proposing to construct a 15,000 square feet boat workshop on the westerly side of Wharf Road.  The applicant is also seeking an advisory recommendation to the Warwick City Council for a zone change (A7/A40 Residential to Waterfront Business “WB”); an advisory recommendation to the City Council for the abandonment of Flora Street (undeveloped paper street); and an advisory recommendation to the City Council to amend the City of Warwick Comprehensive Plan to change the designation on the Future Land Use Map (12.1) for the rezoned lots as well as Lot 393 from residential to commercial.  The Applicant also is seeking a merger of lots. This Public Informational Meeting is held pursuant to the provisions of the Development Review Regulations.

Location:  #115, #125, #136, #138 Wharf Road

Assessor’s Plat:  359

Assessor’s Lots:  389, 391, 392, 393, 394, 395, 396, 549 (to be merged)
292-303, 305, 306, 388, 555, 556 (to be merged), 547                       

Applicant:  Safe Harbor Greenwich Bay, LLC

Lots to be rezoned to WB:  294-303, 305, 306, 394-396, 547, 555

Lots to be redesignated to commercial on FLUM:  294-303, 305, 306, 393-396, 547, 555

Proposed Number of lots: Three (3)

Area:  10.2+/- acres

Ward:  5

Engineer:  Waterman Engineering

A vote will be taken by members of the Planning Board at this meeting.

All persons interested in the above are respectfully requested to be present at the time and place to be heard thereon.  For any questions or to review Development Plans, please contact the Planning Department at 401-738-2009.

Any party, person (s) or entity interested in registering for electronic notice for proposed zoning amendments and/or amendments to the City’s Zoning Ordinance and the City’s Development Review Regulations governing Subdivision, Land Development and Development Plan Review should contact the City’s Planning Department at 401-738-2009.

Per order of the Warwick Planning Board
Philip Slocum, Chairman


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