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Last Website Update: May 25, 2018 12:55 PM


Board of Assessors
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 202 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact Peter Caron
Webpage Lynn Board of Assessors
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  January 06 | 10 AM  
  January 13 | 10 AM  
  January 20 | 11 AM  
  January 27 | 11 AM  
  February 03 | 10 AM  
  February 17 | 10 AM  
  February 24 | 10 AM  
  March 03 | 10 AM  
  March 10 | 10 AM  
  March 24 | 10 AM  
  March 31 | 10 AM  
  April 14 | 10 AM  
  April 21 | 10 AM  
  April 28 | 10 AM  
  December 12 | 8 PM  
     
Central Business District Advisory Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Citizen's Advisory Board
Location -
Contact Allison Perry | (781) 586-6763
Webpage Citizen's Advisory Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  February 09 | 6 PM
  March 08 | 6 PM
     
Lynn City Council Meetings
2018 Meetings | Last Website Update: May 25, 2018 12:55 PM
Month Week Date
Notice/Agenda Minutes
January 1 1 City Hall Closed New Years Day
January 1 02 No Meetings -
  1 02 Inauguration Ceremony Minutes
  1 02 Organizational Meeting -
January 08 09 January 09 | 6:45 PM Minutes
January 15 16 No Meetings -
January 22 23 January 23 | 6:45 PM Minutes
January 29 30 No Meetings -
February 05 06 No Meetings -
February 12 13 February 13 | 6:15 PM  
February 19 20 No Meetings -
February 26 27 February 27 | 6:15 PM Minutes
Public Hearing/City Financial Condition February 27 | 8 PM  
March 05 07 March 07 | 5:45 PM | PH Minutes
March 12 13 March 13 | 6:15 PM -
March 12 13 March 13 | Cancelled -
March 19 20 No Meetings -
March 26 27 March 27 | 6:30 PM Minutes
April 02 03 No Meetings -
April 09 10 April 10 | 6:15 PM Minutes
April 16 17 No Meetings -
April 23 24 April 24 | 6:15 PM Minutes
April 29 30 No Meetings -
May 07 08 May 08 | 6:45 PM  
May 14 15 No Meetings
May 21 22 May 22 | 6 PM
June 11 12  
June 25 26  
July 09 10  
August 13 14  
Speptember 10 11  
September 24 25  
October 08 09  
October 22 23  
November 12 13  
November 26 27  
December 10 11  
December 17 18  
       
2018 Meeting Schedule | Updated January 09, 2018
 
Please Note: The City Council Meeting Schedule is subject to change. Interested parties are advised to confirm Hearing Dates with the Council Office or the Daily Item. Upcoming Council Meetings and Agendas will be posted here each Monday.

Lynn City Council Meetings
2017 Meetings | Last Website Update: May 25, 2018 12:55 PM
Month Week Date
Notice/Agenda Minutes
January   2 City Hall Closed New Years
January 1 03 No Meetings -
January 9 10 January 10 | 6:30 PM Minutes
January 16   City Hall Closed | Martin Luther King Day
January 16 17 No Meetings -
January 23 24 January 24 | 6:15 PM Minutes
January 30 31 No Meetings -
February 6 7 No Meetings -
February 13 14 February 14 | 6:45 PM Minutes
February 20   City Hall Closed | Presidents' Day
February 20 21 No Meetings -
February 27 28 February 28 | 6:45 PM Minutes
March 06 07 No Meetings -
March 13 14 No Meetings -
March 12 13 March 13 | 5:30 PM
Emergency Meeting
Minutes
March 13 15 March 15 | 8:30 AM
Emergency Meeting
Minutes
March 20 21 No Meetings | Special Election Day
March 21 22 No Meetings -
March 27 28 March 28 | 5:30 PM Minutes
April 03 04 Campaign Finance Seminar | 6:30 PM
April 02 03 No Meetings -
April 10 11 April 11 | 6:15 PM Minutes
April 17   City Hall Closed | Patriots Day
April 17 18 No Meetings -
April 24 25 April 25 | 6:15 PM Minutes
May 1 2 No Meetings -
May 8 9 May_09 | 6:15 PM Minutes
May 15 16 No Meetings -
May 22 23 May_23 | 6:30 PM Minutes
May 29 30 May_30 | 8 PM Minutes
June 05 06 No Meetings -
June 12 13 June 13 | 6 PM Minutes
June 19 20 No Meetings -
June 26 27 June 27 | 5 PM Minutes
    27 June 27 | 6 PM
Special Meeting
 
July 3 4 No Meetings -
      City Hall Closed | 4th of July
July 10 11 July 11 | 6:15 PM Minutes
July 17 18 No Meetings -
July 24 25 No Meetings -
August   01 August 01 | 6 PM
Special Meeting at 6:30 PM
Minutes
August 07 08 No Meetings -
August 21 22 August 22 | 5:30 PM Minutes
August 28 29 No Meetings -
September 4   City Hall Closed | Labor Day
September 4 5 September 05 | 5:45 PM Minutes
September 11 12 No Meetings -
September 18 19 September 19 | 7:15 PM  
September 25 26 September 26 | 6:15 PM Minutes
October 2 3 No Meetings  
October 9   City Hall Closed | Columbus Day
October 9 10 October 10 | 6:15 PM Minutes
October 15 16 No Meetings -
October 23 24 October 24 | 6:45 PM Minutes
October 29 30 October 30 | 5 PM Minutes
November 6 7 No Meetings -
November   9th City Hall Closed at 12:30 PM
November   10th City Hall Closed I Veterans Day
November 13 14 November 14 | 6:30 PM Minutes
November 20 21 No Meetings -
    23 City Hall Closed Thanksgiving
    24 City Hall Closed
November 27 28 November 28 | 6 PM Minutes
December 04 05 No Meetings -
December 11 12 December 12 | 6:45 PM Minutes
December 18 19 December 19 | 6 PM Minutes
December 25 26 No Meetings -
       
2017 Meeting Schedule | Updated July 14, 2017
2016 to 2009 Lynn City Council Meeting Archive
     
Please Note: The City Council Meeting Schedule is subject to change. Interested parties are advised to confirm Hearing Dates with the Council Office or the Daily Item. Upcoming Council Meetings and Agendas will be posted here each Monday.
Committee of the Whole
Location City Hall | City Council Chambers
Contact Terry Young
Webpage Lynn City Council
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
May 22 | 7:15 PM January 24 | 7 PM June 14 | 6 PM
  April 11 | 7 PM June 28 | 6 PM
    December 13 | 7 PM
     
Council On Aging | Board of Directors
Location Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS)
8 Silsbee Street Lynn | MA 01901
When See Agenda To Confirm Meeting Time and Location
Contact Sandra Suarez
Webpage Greater Lynn Senior Services Website
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  2017 Meeting Schedule November 09 | 11:30 AM
     
CMCC Board of Directors
Location 298 Union Street | Lynn
Contact Michael W. Phelps | President CMCC/CDC
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
May 15 | 6 PM February 27 | 6 PM February 23 | 6:30 PM
  May 15 | 7 PM March 15 | 6:30 PM
  November 30 | 7 PM May 09 | 6:30 PM
     
Cultural Council
Location See Agenda For Room
Contact Aaron Liber | (781) 691-0600
Webpage www.mass-culture.org/Lynn
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  November 8 | 6:30 PM December 01 | 6 PM
  November 15 | 6:30 PM December 05 | 6 PM
  November 22 | 6:30 PM December 07 | Cancelled
  December 13 | 6:30 PM  
   
EDIC Board of Directors
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 303 | See Agenda To Confirm
When Tuesday's
Time 6:00 PM
Contact James Cowdell
Webpage ediclynn.org
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
January 16 | 6 PM January 17 | 6 PM January 19 | 6 PM
March 20 | 6 PM March 21 | 5:30 PM February 16 | 6 PM
April 17 | 6 PM May 23 | 6 PM March 22 | 6 PM
April 17 | Cancelled July 18 | 6 PM June 28 | 6 PM
May_01 | 6 PM July 18 | Cancelled October 18 | 6 PM
May_29 | 6 PM August 15 | 6 PM  
  October 17 | 6 PM  
     
Education and Environmental Affairs Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
February 13 | 6:15 PM June 13 | 6:30 PM January 26 | 6 PM
February 27 | 6:15 PM September 05 | 6 PM March 08 | 6:15 PM
March 13 | 7:45 PM November 14 | 7:45 PM April 05 | 6 PM
March 27 | 7:45 PM    
April 24 | 6:15 PM    
     
Emergency Planning Committee
Location See Agenda For Meeting Location
Contact  
Webpage Our Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     

Emergency Preparedness Coalition | North Shore
Location See Below
Contact -
Webpage https://www.nscalert.org/
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School District
Location See Below
Contact -
Webpage http://www.essextech.net/
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Finance | Budget Committee
Location City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact  
Webpage  
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  March 28 | 5:30 PM  
  May_09 | 6:30 PM  
  May_23 | 6:30 PM  
  June 13 | 7 PM  
     
Government Administration Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact  
Webpage  
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2017
  May 24 | 7:30 PM
     
Infrastructure Bond Oversight Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Interview Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
License Commission
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 302 | See Agenda To Confirm
When 3rd Tuesday of Each Month Except December
Time 6 PM
Contact Debby Ginivan | (781) 586-6731
Webpage Lynn License Commission
SPECIAL NOTICE:
Please Be Advised Per The Massachusetts State Law: ALL Liquor, Beer And Wine Sales Will Be Allowed On: MEMORIAL DAY: MAY 29, 2017
STARTING: 12:00 PM / NOON and CLOSING: Regular Business Closing Time
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
January 16 | 6 PM January 17 | 6 PM January 19 | 6 PM
February 20 | 6 PM February 21 | 6:30 PM February 16 | 6 PM
March 20 | 6 PM March 07 | 6 PM March 15 | 6 PM
April 17 | 6 PM March 21 | Cancelled April 19 | 6 PM
May 15 | 6 PM April 18 | 6 PM May 17 | 6 PM
June 19 | 6 PM May 16 | 6 PM June 21 | 6 PM
July 17 | 6 PM June 20 | 6 PM July 19 | 6 PM
August 21 | 6 PM July 18 | 6 PM August 23 | 6 PM
September 18 | 6 PM August 15 | 6 PM September 20 | 6 PM
October 16 | 6 PM September 19 | 6 PM October 18 | 6 PM
November 20 | 6 PM October 17 | 6 PM November 15 | 6:30 PM
December 11 | 6 PM November 21 | 6 PM December 13 | 6:30 PM
  December 12 | 6 PM  
2018 Meeting Schedule 2017 Meeting Schedule  

Lynn First Foundation
Location See Below
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Lynn (PAC) Parent Advisory Council on Special Education
Location 100 Bennett Street, Lynn | School Committee Room
When 1st Monday of the month
Contact Frances Martinez | (781) 477-7220 ext. 3336
Webpage Visit Our Webpage Here
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
April 02| 6 PM February 06 | 6 PM February 01 | 6 PM
  March 07 | 6 PM March 07 | 6 PM
  October 02 | 6 PM May 02 | 6 PM
    November 07 | 6 PM
     
Pickering Middle School Building Committee
Location See Agenda For Meeting Location
Contact Janet Costin
Webpage Visit Our Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  January 10 | 3 PM | #16 January 21 | 2 PM
  February 07 | 3 PM | #17 February 25 | 2 PM
  March 15 | 3 PM | #18 March 31 | 2:30 PM
  March 22 | 3 PM | #18 April 21 | 2:30 PM
  March 28 | 3 PM | #19 May 18 | 7 PM |
Public Forum #1
    June 08 | 11 AM
    September 14 | 7 PM
Public Forum #2
    October 07 | 10 AM
    November 02 | 7 PM
Public Forum #3
    December 13 | Rescheduled
    December 15 | 1 PM
     

New Marshall Middle School Building Committee
Location See Agenda For Meeting Location
Contact Janet Costin
Webpage Visit Our Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
    January 12 | 11 AM
    February 23 | 11 AM
    April 05 | 11 AM
     
Inter-Municipal Idea Exchange
Location See Agenda To Confirm Location
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Off Street Parking Commission
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 107 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact Robert Stilian | (781) 586-6870.
Webpage Lynn Off Street Parking Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
May 22 | 6 PM January 03 | 6 PM January 05 | 6 PM
  January 03 | Cancelled February 02 | 6 PM
    March 01 | 6 PM
    April 05 | 6 PM
    May 03 | 6 PM
    June 07 | 6 PM
    July 05 | 6 PM
    August 02 | 6 PM
    September 06 | 6 PM
    October 04 | 6 PM
    November 01 | 6 PM
    December 6 | 6 PM
    2016 Meeting Schedule
     
Park Commission | Board of Park Commissioners
Location See Agenda For Meeting Location
When First Tuesday of Each Month | See Below To Confirm
Time See Agenda For Meeting Time
Contact Steven J. Babbitt
Webpage Park Commissioners
2018 2017 2016
January 09 | 6:30 PM January 03 | Cancelled January 05 | 6:30 PM
February 13 | 6:30 PM January 17 | 6:45 PM February 02 | 6:30 PM
March 13 | Cancelled January 23 | 6 PM March 08 | 6:30 PM
April 03 | 6:30 PM February 07 | 6:30 PM April 05 | 6:30 PM
May 01 | 6:30 PM March 07 | Cancelled May 03 | 6:30 PM
June 05 | 6:30 PM April 04 | 6:30 PM June 07 | 6:30 PM
July 03 | No Meeting May 02 | 6:30 PM July 05 | Cancelled
August 07 | 6:30 PM June 06 | 6:30 PM August 02 | 6:30 PM
September 04 | 6:30 PM July 04 | No Meeting September 06 | 6:30 PM
October 02 | 6:30 PM August 01 | 6:30 PM October 04 | 6:30 PM
November 13 | 6:30 PM September 05 | 6:30 PM November 01 |
December 04 | 6:30 PM October 03 | Cancelled December 06 | 6:30 PM
  November 14 | 6:30 PM  
  December 05 | 6:30 PM  
2018 Schedule | Updated 2017 Schedule 2016 Schedule

ALL MEETINGS ARE SCHEDULED THE FIRST TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH,
UNLESS OTHERWISE POSTED.  ANY CHANGES TO THIS SCHEDULE OR SPECIAL
MEETINGS CALLED WILL BE POSTED WITHIN FORTY-EIGHT (48) HOURS ADVANCE
NOTICE, AS REQUIRED BY LAW.

PER ORDER:  STEVEN BABBITT, CHAIRMAN, PARK COMMISSION
POSTED: CITY CLERK’S OFFICE

Personnel Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
May 29 | 545 PM October 10 | 6:15 PM February 23 | 6:15 PM
  November 14 | 7 PM May 24 | 7 PM
  December 12 | 7:30 PM August 09 | 5:45 PM
    August 16 | 6 PM
    Sept. 13 | 6:30 PM
    December 13 | 6 PM
     
Pine Grove Cemetery Commissioners
Location Pine Grove Cemetery Office | 145 Boston Street, Lynn
When First Tuesday of Each Month, Unless Otherwise Posted. Any changes to this schedule or special meetings called will be posted within forty-eight (48) hours advance notice as required by law.
Contact Loreen Casey | (781) 268-8000 Ext. 13
Webpage Pine Grove Cemetery Commission
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
January 02 | 3:30 PM January 03 | 3:30 PM January 05 | 3:30 PM
February 13 | 3:30 PM February 07 | 3:30 PM February 02 | 3:30 PM
March 13 | 3:30 PM March 07 | 3:30 PM March 08 | 3:30 PM
April 03 | 3:30 PM April 04 | 3:30 PM April 05 | 3:30 PM
May 01 | 3:30 PM May 02 | 3:30 PM May 03 | 3:30 PM
June 05 | 3:30 PM June 06 | 3:30 PM June 07 | 3:30 PM
July 03 | No Meeting July 04 | No Meeting July 05 | No Meeting
August 07 | No Meeting August 01 | No Meeting August 02 | No Meeting
September 04 | 3:30 PM September 05 | 3:30 PM September 06 | 3:30 PM
October 02 | 3:30 PM October 03 | 3:30 PM October 04 | 3:30 PM
November 13 | 3:30 PM November 14 | 3:30 PM November 01 | 3:30 PM
December 04 | 3:30 PM December 05 | 3:30 PM December 06 | 3:30 PM
     
2018 Schedule 2017 Schedule 2016 Schedule

ALL MEETINGS ARE SCHEDULED THE FIRST TUESDAY OF EACH
MONTH UNLESS OTHERWISE POSTED. ANY CHANGES TO THIS
SCHEDULE OR SPECIAL MEETINGS CALLED WILL BE POSTED WITHIN
FORTY-EIGHT (48) HOURS ADVANCE NOTICE, AS REQ"UIRED BY LAW.

PER ORDER: ARTHUR DULONG III.
CHAIRMAN PINE GROVE CEMETERY COMMISSION
POSTED: CITY CLERK'S OFFICE

Planning Board
Location Lynn City Hall | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact Robert J Stilian
Webpage Planning Board
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
March 27 | 6:30 PM January 24 | 6:30 PM February 23 | 6:30 PM
April 24 | 6:30 PM March 28 | 6:30 PM March 08 | 6:30 PM
May 22 | 6:15 PM April 25 | 6:30 PM April 05 | 6:30 PM
  May 23 | 6:30 PM May 03 | 6:30 PM
  July 25 | 6:30 PM July 19 | 6:30 PM
  September 26 | 6:30 PM August 30 | 6 PM | PH
  October 17 | 6:30 PM October 11 | 6:30 PM
    November 29 | 6:30 PM
     
March 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM in Room 302

Notice is hereby given that the Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM in Room 302 and the Lynn City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 8:00 PM in Council Chambers, to amend the
Zone Ordinance to establish a Recreational Cannabis Overlay District.
Section 1. Purpose. The purpose of this section is to regulate the time, place and manner of Cannabis establishments. The zoning will serve to preserve the character of the community and create a place for residents to responsibly have access to legal
cannabis while mitigating community impact. This ordinance should serve as a guide that will support the citizens' right to access legal cannabis, protecting the public health and safety and expanding new growth for the tax base.
Section 2. Scope. This section relates only to Cannabis establishments authorized by General Laws, Chapter 94G, and not to medical Cannabis treatment centers authorized by General Laws, Chapter 941, the location and operation of which is governed
elsewhere in this Ordinance, nor to Cannabis-related businesses not required to be licensed by Chapter 94G.
Section 3. Definitions
For the purpose of this document the word Cannabis is used in place of Marijuana as found in MA General Laws, Chapter 94G
a Commission (CCC): the Cannabis Control Commission.
b. Community Host Agreement: an agreement, pursuant to General Laws, Chapter 94G, Section 3(d), between a Cannabis establishment and a municipality setting forth additional conditions for the operation of a Cannabis establishment, including
stipulations of responsibility between the parties and a up to 3% host agreement revenue sharing.
c. Craft Co-Op: a Cannabis cultivator comprised of residents of the commonwealth organized as a limited liability company or limited liability partnership under the laws of the commonwealth, or an appropriate business structure as determined by the
commission, and that is licensed to cultivate, obtain, manufacture, process, package and brand Cannabis and Cannabis products to deliver Cannabis to Cannabis establishments but not to consumers.
d. Independent testing laboratory: a laboratory that is licensed by the commission and is:
(1) Accredited to the most current International Organization for Standardization 17025 by a third-party accrediting body that is a signatory to the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation mutual recognition arrangement or that is otherwise
approved by the commission;
(2) Independent financially from any medical Cannabis treatment center or any licensee or Cannabis establishment for which it conducts a test; and
(3) Qualified to test Cannabis in compliance with regulations promulgated by commission pursuant to this chapter.
e. Cannabis cultivator: an entity licensed to cultivate, process and package Cannabis, to deliver Cannabis to Cannabis establishments and to transfer Cannabis to other Cannabis establishments, but not to consumers.
f. Cannabis Cultivation: Use of land and/or buildings for planting, tending, improving, harvesting, processing and packaging, the preparation and maintenance of soil and other media and promoting the growth of cannabis by a Marijuana Cultivator,
Micro-Business, Research Facility, Craft Marijuana Cultivator Cooperative, Registered Marijuana Dispensary or other entity licensed by the Commission for cannabis cultivation. Such use is not agriculturally exempt from zoning.
f. Cannabis establishment: a Cannabis cultivator, independent testing laboratory, Cannabis product manufacturer, Cannabis retailer or any other type of Cannabis business Licensed under Chapter 94G of the General Laws. The term does not include
establishments whose business is related to Cannabis but does not involve the handling of Cannabis, for example, cultivation supplies and equipment.
g. Cannabis product manufacturer: an entity licensed to obtain, manufacture, process and package Cannabis and Cannabis products, to deliver Cannabis and Cannabis products to Cannabis establishments and to transfer Cannabis and Cannabis
products to other Cannabis establishments, but not to consumers.
h. Cannabis products: products that have been manufactured and contain Cannabis or an extract from Cannabis, including concentrated forms of Cannabis and products composed of Cannabis and other ingredients that are intended for use or
consumption, including edible products, beverages, topical products, ointments, oils and tinctures.
i. Cannabis retailer: an entity licensed to purchase and deliver Cannabis and Cannabis products from Cannabis establishments and to deliver, sell or otherwise transfer Cannabis and Cannabis products to Cannabis establishments and to consumers.
j. Adult on Site Cannabis Social Consumption Operator: a Cannabis retailer licensed to purchase Cannabis and Cannabis products from a Cannabis establishment and to sell Cannabis and Cannabis products on its premises only to consumers or
allow consumers to consume Cannabis and Cannabis products on its premises only.
k. Micro-Business: a cannabis establishment that is licensed to act as a: licensed cannabis cultivator in an area less than 5,000 square feet; licensed cannabis product manufacturer, and licensed cannabis delivery service in compliance with the
operating procedures for each such license.
Section 4. Place
a. No Cannabis establishment shall be located within 500 feet of pre-existing public or private school providing education in kindergarten or any of grades 1 through 12 licensed by the Department of Education. in operation at the time of application for
a special permit or site plan approval as measured by a typical path of travel door to door. This exception shall not apply to cannabis retail stores who are permitted to operate as a medical cannabis treatment center within the medical cannabis treatment
center overlay district.
b. No Cannabis establishment shall be located within a building containing residential units, except mixed use buildings in the (CBD) and (BSBZ) zones. This prohibition includes transient housing or group housing.
c. No more than Eight (8) Cannabis retail sales storefronts shall be allowed within the city the first year (July 1st 2018).
Business type Zone allowed
Cannabis Retail Sales Storefront B3, B, CBD, LI, HI (1)
Delivery B3, B, CBD, LI, HI
Cultivation, Research Development LI, HI
(1) Except retail cannabis retail l sales storefronts that have also been permitted to operate a medical cannabis treatment center in any district in the City of Lynn within the medical cannabis treatment center overlay districts.
d. All Cannabis cultivation, processing, testing, product manufacturing, retail, and other state-licensed Cannabis businesses shall operate within a fully enclosed building. For purposes of this section, a greenhouse shall be considered a "fully enclosed
building." However, a partially enclosed deck that is part of a Cannabis business is allowed, as long as other provisions of this ordinance are met.
e. A cannabis establishment is permitted by Special Permit in B3, B, CBD, LI, HI zoning districts as we'll as those permitted within the medical cannabis treatment facility overlay districts. .
Section 5. Time and manner
a. Odor: No Cannabis establishment shall allow the escape of noxious odors. They shall incorporate odor control technology and provisions, and ensure that emission do not violate MGL Chap. 111, Section 31 C.
b. Signage: All signage shall comply with commission regulations of this city of Lynn sign ordinance.
c. Hours: Cannabis retailers shall be open to the public no earlier than 8:00 a.m. or later than 11:00 p.m. For adult onsite consumption Last call will be at 11:00 p.m. and closing time can be as late 1 a.m.
d. Visual Impact: Cannabis plants, products, and paraphernalia shall not be visible from outside the building in which the cannabis establishment is located. No outside storage of any cannabis plants, products and paraphernalia is permitted.
e. Home Occupation. Cannabis establishments are not permitted as a Home Occupation.
f. Security. Every application for a Special Permit for the operation of a Cannabis establishment shall include a security plan describing all security measures. This should include site security, security for the transportation of Cannabis and Cannabis
products. Safety plans should mitigate any potential harm to the employees and the public including ensuring all customers are 21+. These plans shall be kept private (between the city and establishment) and out of the public record for the security of the
establishment.
Section 6 Other
a. Community Host Agreement. No Special Permit shall be granted without first having an executed Host Community Agreement with the City of Lynn.
b. State Law. Cannabis establishment operations shall conform at all times to General Laws, Chapter 94G, and regulations issued thereunder.
c. License requirement. The applicant shall submit proof that the application to the Cannabis Control Commission has been deemed complete pursuant to 935 CMR 500.102. Copies of the complete application, to the extent legally allowed, shall be
provided as integral component of the application to the Lynn City Council. No person shall operate a Cannabis establishment without having a license in good standing from the Commission (CCC).
d. Energy Use. All cannabis cultivators shall submit an energy use plan to the Lynn City Council to demonstrate best practices for energy conservation. The plan shall include an electrical system overview, proposed energy demand, ventilation system
and air quality, proposed water system and utility demand.
e. Line Queue Plan. The applicant shall submit a line queue plan to ensure the the movement of pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic along the public right of ways will not be disrupted.
f. Traffic Impact Statement. Any cannabis establishment open to the general public (such as retail dispensary, or, social consumption and delivery only operations) may be required to submit a detailed Traffic Impact Statement. This is required in each
case where a proposed new building, use or project will contain more than 10,000 square feet, or will include one of the following uses which generates high volumes of trips: convenience stores, drive-in restaurant, automotive service station, or bank.
g. Parking. Parking shall be governed pursuant to Section 9 of this Ordinance for retail establishments.
h. Permitting. The Lynn City Council shall be the Special Permit Granting Authority.
i. Waivers. The Lynn City Council may waive applicability of one or more of the requirements imposed by 935 CMR 500.000. The applicant shall be required to submit the request in writing and identify whether the waiver is from a provision in state law or
local law. Any waivers from the state law should only be granted if said waiver was also approved by the Cannabis Control Commission under their waiver provisions available in 935 CMR 500.700. The following criteria can be used to request a waiver:
(A) Compliance would cause undue hardship to the requestor;
(B) If applicable, the requestor's non-compliance does not jeopardize the health or safety of any patient or the public;
(C) If applicable, the requestor has instituted compensating features that are acceptable to the Lynn City Council; and
(D) The requestor provides to the Lynn City Council written documentation, in a form and manner determined by the Lynn City Council, supporting its request for a waiver.
j. Hemp. Nothing in this bylaw shall be construed to regulate the cultivation of industrial hemp, as same is regulated by the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources pursuant to General Laws, Chapter 128, Sections 116-123. Use of land or
buildings for hemp processing and/or product manufacture shall be subject to such zoning controls as apply to other (non-cannabis) processing and product manufacture operations.
Section 7. Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers
Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers is hereby deleted from Section 5 Table of Use regulations. The following language shall appear following the word "facility." in the definitional Section 5.4 of "Retail Stores." "Retail stores shall also include Medical
Cannabis Treatment Centers which are establishments that acquires, cultivates, possesses, processes (including development of related products such as food, tinctures, aerosols, oils or ointments), transfers, transports, sells, distributes, dispenses or
administers cannabis or products containing cannabis and/or related supplies for ostensibly medical purposes.
Section 8. Severability.
If any provision of this Section is found to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder of Section shall not be affected but shall remain in full force. The invalidity of any provision of this Section shall not affect the validity of the remainder of
this zoning ordinance.

PER ORDER:
Janet L. Rowe
City Clerk
Item: March 10, 2018
Public Arts Commission
Location Lynn City Hall | See Agenda To Confirm Location
Contact Mary Chalmers Fountain | Emily Ruddock
Webpage Public Arts Commission
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2019
     
Public Safety and Public Health Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  March 28 | 7 PM January 26 | 7 PM
  April 25 | 6:30 PM March 08 | 7 PM
  May_09 | 7 PM June 14 | 7:45 PM
  August 22 | 5:30 PM June 28 | 6:45 PM
  September 26 | 7 PM July 19 | 7 PM
  October 10 | 7 PM August 16 | 6;30 PM
  November 28 | 7 PM September 27 | 7 PM
  December 12 | 7 PM December 20 | 7 PM
     
Public Works Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  February 23 | 7:45 PM
     
RFP Committee
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage -
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  June 13 | 6 PM  
  August 01 | 6:15 PM  
     
Residency Compliance Commission
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact -
Webpage Lynn Residency Compliance Commission
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
School Council and Other Meetings | All LPS Schools | Meeting Archive
SC = School Council | MCAS = Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System
     
LVTI | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017-2018 2016-2017 2013
SC Oct.11 | 5 PM PAC March 1 | 5:30 PM SC | Dec.05 | 6 PM
    SC | October 09 | 6 PM
  2015 2014
  JA Oct.15 | 5:30 PM n/a
  PA Nov. 05 | 5:30 PM  
Breed | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
SC | Oct.29 | 6:30 PM SC | Dec 11 | 4 PM SC | December 04 | 6 PM
  SC | Oct.29 | 6 PM SC | October 10 | 7 PM
    2014
    SC | March 26 | 6 PM
     
Pickering | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
SC | November 16 | 3 PM n/a SC | November 20 | 4 PM
    2014
    n/a
     
Aborn | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  n/a n/a
    2014
    n/a
     
Brickett | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017 2016 2013
Title 1 | Sept. 26 | 5:30 PM Title 1 | Sept. 27 | 5:30 PM MCAS | Nov. 25 | 6PM
Title 1 | Sept. 29 | 5:30 PM 2014
  2015 SC | Feb. 04 | 7:15 AM
MCAS | Nov. 03 | 6 PM  
Callahan | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  n/a SC | Feb. 12 | 2:15 PM
    2014
    n/a
     
Connery | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  SC | January 23 | 8 AM SC | October 28 | 6 PM
    SC | October 28 | 6 PM
    2014
    SC | March 24 | 6 PM
     
Drewicz | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017/2018 2016 2013
SC | January 09, 2018 SC | March 31, 2016 SC | Nov. 19 | 2 PM
SC | April 03, 2018 SC | May 19, 2016 2014
SC | June 05, 2018 SC | June 23, 2016 Principal Inter. | July 1st
     
  2016  
    SC | November 18 | 5 PM
     
Ford | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  Interviews Nov. 19 | 4 PM March 04 | 8:30 AM
  SC Oct. 02 | 5 PM April 01 | 8:30 AM
    May 06 | 8:30 AM
    June 10 | 8:30 AM
    October 15, 2013
    November 05, 2013
    December 03, 2013 CANCELLED MEETING
    December 09 | 7 PM
    2014
    January 07 | 2 PM
    February 04 | 2 PM
    March 04 | 2 PM
    April 03 | 2 PM
    May 06 | 2 PM Cancelled
    June 10 | 2 PM
    2013-2014 Schedule
     
Fecteau Leary | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  n/a n/a
    2014
    n/a
     
Harrington | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2018 2015 2013
SC | January 08 | 5 PM n/a SC October 16 | 5:30 PM
SC | March 12 | 5 PM   2014
SC | May 14 | 5 PM   SC January 15 | 5:30 PM
    SC May 13 | 5:30 PM
     
Hood | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
SC | October 20 | 2:30 PM SC | October 18 | 2:30 PM  
  Jan.17, 2018 | 2:30 PM  
  Mar. 07, 2018 | 2:30 PM  
  May 02, 2018 | 2:30 PM  
     
2016 2015 2013
SC | Jan 14 | 2:30 PM SC | Jan.08 | 2:30 PM SC October 24 | 2:30 PM
SC | Mar. 17 | 2:30 PM SC | Oct. 08 | 2:30 PM 2014
SC | May 21 | 2:30 PM SC | May 21 | 2:30 PM SC | Oct. 02 | 2:30 PM
    SC January 15 | 2:30 PM
    SC May 01 | 2:30 PM
     
Ingalls | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  SC | March 23 | 6 PM SC | Nov. 26 | 7:30 AM
  SC | April 13 | 6 PM SC May 01 | CANCELLED
  SC | May 04 | 6 PM SC | May 01 | 6 PM
    2014
    SC | Jan. 27 | 7:15 AM
     
Lincoln-Thomson | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017/2018 2016 2014
SC | Nov. 16 | 6:30 PM SC | Nov. 12 | 6:30 PM
SC | Jan. 11 | 6:30 PM 2015 SC | Jan. 14 | 6:30 PM
SC | Apr.26 | 6:30 PM SC | Nov. 18 | 6:30 PM SC | Apr. 08 | 6:30 PM
    2013
  SC | Nov. 13 | 6:30 PM
    SC | Jan. 08 | 6:30 PM
    SC | Apr. 09 | 6:30 PM
    April 10 | 6:30PM
     
Lynn Woods | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017/2018 2016 2015
SC | Jan. 08, 2018 SC | Jan. 27, 2016 SC | Nov. 19, 2015
SC | Jan. 24, 2017    
     
     
Sewell-Anderson | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  SC Jan. 21 | Cancelled SC | Nov. 13 | 6:30 PM
  SC Jan. 21 | 6 PM SC | Nov. 13 | 6:30 PM
  SC Oct. 20 | 6 PM 2014
    SC | Jan. 08 | 6:30 PM
    SC | Apr. 09 | 6:30 PM
     
Shoemaker | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2017/2018 2016 2013
SC | Oct. 24 | 2:30 PM SC | Feb. 25 | 2:30 PM SC | Nov. 06 | 2:30 PM
SC | Dec.05 | 2:30 PM   2014
SC | Mar.06 | 2:30 PM 2015 SC | Jan. 15 | 2:30 PM
SC | May 15 | 2:30 PM SC | Jan. 15 | 2:30 PM SC | Feb. 11 | 2:30 PM
  SC | Mar. 10 | 2:30 PM SC | Apr. 16 | 2:30 PM
     
Sisson | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
  n/a n/a
    2014
    SC | Mar. 17 | 3 PM
    SC | Feb. 13 | 3:30 PM
     
Tracy | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2013
Nov 17, 2015 | 2 PM n/a n/a
Jan. 12, 2016 | 2 PM   2014
April 12, 2016 | 2 PM   SC | Mar. 05 | 6 PM
    SC | Apr. 04 | 6 PM
    SC | May 14 | 6 PM
     
Washington | School Council and Other Meetings
 
Meeting Archive
2016 2015 2014
  n/a n/a
    2013
    n/a
     

Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)
Location See Agenda To Confirm Meeting Location
Contact See Below
Webpage  
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
     
Stadium Commission
Location Lynn City Hall | Room 107 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact Mayor Kennedy
Webpage Stadium Commission Webpage
2018 | CURRENT 2017
2016
  May 16 | 3 PM May_10_2016_4 PM
  October 12 | 3 PM  
  October 12 | Cancelled  
  November 02 | 3 PM  
     
Veterans, Youth and Elderly Committee
Location City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact  
Webpage  
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
  April 05 | 6:15 PM
     
Economic and Workforce Development Committee
Location City Hall | Room 402 | See Agenda To Confirm
Contact  
Webpage  
2018 | CURRENT 2017 2016
May 22 | 6 PM April 25 | 7:30 PM  
     

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