Planning Board Okays Radio Farm Curb Cut
Emotions ran high at a public hearing of the West Tisbury planning board on Sept. 12, when a request for a new farmstand entrance onto State Road prompted safety concerns and impassioned speeches.
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West Tisbury Plans Zoning Bylaw Update
West Tisbury’s three principal governing boards agreed Wednesday that the town needs a zoning bylaw update that clearly states the rules for food trucks and retail sales at special events on private property.
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West Tisbury Eyes Potential Sunday Noise Restrictions
The rumble, roar and back-up beeping from commercial landscaping and construction equipment — an increasingly regular part of the Island soundtrack — faces a potential Sunday ban in West Tisbury.
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West Tisbury Boards Debate Food Trucks, Retail Sales
Are food trucks restaurants? Do they qualify as fast food? There’s no answer in the West Tisbury zoning bylaws, which led to a joint meeting of three town boards Wednesday night
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Big House Bylaw Heads to West Tisbury Warrant
West Tisbury voters will decide this spring on a proposed bylaw that aims to prevent residential overbuilding in the town.
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West Tisbury Big-House Bylaw Set for Public Airing
Aimed at protecting West Tisbury’s country-village character, a draft bylaw limiting the size and scale of new residential construction will have its first public review Jan. 10.
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Norman Foster Project Meets West Tisbury Laws, Building Inspector Says
British architect Norman Foster’s controversial building project on the Tisbury Great Pond, decried by neighbors as environmentally destructive, is not in violation of West Tisbury zoning bylaws, the town building inspector said.
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West Tisbury Eyes Bylaw to Regulate Big Houses
A house-size bylaw similar to one adopted in Chilmark eight years ago is in the works for West Tisbury, with a public forum expected early in 2022 and a potential town meeting vote in the spring.
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