CONTACT: Hank Barton, Master Plan Committee Chair, (413) 527-4568
David Elvin, PVPC Senior Planner, (413) 781-6045
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 27, 2013
Southampton Master Plan Open House Scheduled
The Southampton Master Plan Committee will hold an open house Thursday, March 14 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Southampton Town Hall, 210 College Highway, to present the final draft of the Southampton Master Plan for public comment. Light refreshments will be available.
Numerous residents and town officials have participated in master plan workshops and meetings during the last three years. The master plan presents detailed information and community recommendations about eight major topics: housing, economic development, historic and cultural resources, open space and recreation, mobility, public services and facilities, energy, and land use. The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission assisted in producing the plan.
The Master Plan Committee encourages residents to attend this open house and offer comments on the final version of the document. The full draft can be reviewed at http://southamptonmasterplan.org under the “Documents” tab. This link is also accessible via the main Southampton Town website: www.town.southampton.ma.us.Print copies will be available at Town Hall and the Edwards Public Library, 30 East Street, starting March 7.
For more information, please contact Hank Barton, Master Plan Committee Chair, at (413) 527-4568 or David Elvin, PVPC Senior Planner, at (413) 781-6045.