Towns and Cities

Subdivision of Land

SECTION 45-23-39

§ 45-23-39. General provisions – Major land development and major subdivision review stages.

(a) Major plan review is required of all applications for land development and subdivision approval subject to this chapter, unless classified as an administrative subdivision or as a minor land development or a minor subdivision.

(b) Major plan review consists of three stages of review, master plan, preliminary plan and final plan, following the pre-application meeting(s) specified in § 45-23-35. Also required is a public informational meeting and a public meeting.

(c) The planning board may vote to combine review stages and to modify and/or waive requirements as specified in § 45-23-62. Review stages may be combined only after the planning board determines that all necessary requirements have been met by the applicant.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1992, ch. 385, § 1.)