Woburn Board of Appeals

DATE 11/15/2017
TIME 7:00 pm
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda


  1. Christopher and Mary Owen, 3 Florence Terrace, Woburn, MA 01801, appealing the decision of the Building Commissioner and seeking enforcement of conditions of an approved definitive subdivision plan at Dragon Court/Garvey Road, Woburn, MA 01801, by Robert W. Murray, Trustee, Dragon Court Trust, 27 Cambridge St. #200, Burlington, MA 01803


  2. John Rajan Thangaiah, 11 Carlson Way Woburn, MA 01801, seeking a variance from the provisions of the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinance, as amended, for a reduction in the front yard setback to 21.9 feet for the construction of a porch at 11 Carlson Way, Woburn, MA 01801.


  3. Lynda Murray Harding, 1 Dodge Road, Woburn, MA 01801, seeking a Variance of to reduce the front yard setback from 25 feet to 16.3 feet, and a special permit to extend a non-conforming side setback to build a farmer’s porch at 1 Dodge Road, Woburn, MA 01801.


  4. Madison Woburn Holdings LLC, 20 Park Plaza, Suite 433, Boston, MA 02116, for a modification to a Decision of the Board of Appeals dated April 25, 1995, by approving a modified site plan as to the relocation of the existing free-standing cluster sign, for a variance in the rear yard setback from 30 feet to 17.7 feet, more or less, at 395 Washington Street, Woburn, MA, 01801
  5.  McDonald’s Corp., 186 Cambridge Road, Woburn, MA request for variance to permit the following: 1. Five (5) stacking spaces in total before the two proposed menu boards, rather than eight (8) stacking spaces before each menu board, and; 2. One (1) stacking space between service windows, rather than the required two (2) stacking spaces before each of the windows (continuation from October 18, 2017 meeting)


  6. Reading of minutes from meeting of October 18, 2017.


  1. Any other matter that may be legally before the Board.