Attached is a notice of public hearing by the Department of Public Utilities. It pertains to a public comment meeting for a project in which Nextsun Energy LLC has filed with the Department of Public Utilities seeking individual and comprehensive zoning exemptions from the Town of Dartmouth Zoning Bylaws. The zoning exemptions are requested in connection with the Company's proposed construction and operation of a dual-use, ground-mounted solar array and energy storage facility Located at 293 Flag Swamp Road. The DPU will review the Petition to determine whether the zoning exemptions should be granted, and if the proposed use of the land or structure is reasonably necessary for the convenience or welfare of the public, pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, $ 3. The project entails installing ground mounted solar arrays above the existing cranberry bogs.
The meeting is scheduled for March 2nd at 7pm at the Dartmouth middle school.