Cell Tower Application - Baptist Corner Road

On July 7, 2021, Vertex Tower Assets, LLC, delivered to Town Hall an Application for a Special Permit for construction & operation of a cell tower on Baptist Corner Road. The Application was deemed complete by the Planning Board on August 4. Application documents are below:

  • Main Application - updated August 3, 2021 for typographical errors
  • Supplement 1 - Preliminary NEPA Screening Report (received July 16, 2021)
  • Supplement 2 - proposed notice for visibility demonstration (received August 3, 2021)
  • Supplement 3 - Additional coverage maps, photo-simulations, and other misc. (received September 20, 2021)
  • Supplement 4 - Presentation from 9/22, and revised photo-simulations (Received September 28, 2021)

CONSULTANT REPORT (NEW! added October 19, 2021)

An independent consultant has reviewed the proposal and provided a report that is available here

PUBLIC HEARING

READ THE HEARING NOTICE HERE.  

Opened: Wednesday, September 22, 7:30 pm - by Zoom / See 9/22 meeting presentation documents here

Continued to: Wednesday, October 6, 8:00 pm - by Zoom

Continued to: Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - by Zoom

* meeting agendas can be located on the town calendar *

* meeting minutes are posted once they have been approved *

VISIBILITY DEMONSTRATION

The Applicant conducted a visibility demonstration ("balloon float" or "balloon test") to illustrate the height and location of the proposed cell tower. READ THE FULL PUBLIC NOTICE HERE. Photographs and photo- simulations are available for viewing in Supplement 3 above.

WHERE IS THE PROPOSED CELL TOWER SITE?

The proposed site is located on an unnumbered parcel on Baptist Corner Road near the existing electrical transmission lines. The two maps below are excerpted from the Application material and will help you understand where to look during the visibility demonstration. 

The vicinity map is from the plans that start on application page 55 (the arrow where locus points is the proposed location), and the map in color is from application page 36 (the proposed location is shown with a bulls eye icon). You can use the links above to view the full application materials.


bullseye


Looking for the "2003 Conway Road" cell tower material instead? Please click here. 

Page last updated: August 19, 2021 by Town Clerk