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Tiverton planners give thumbs down to Site Ready

By   /  March 8, 2013  /  Government & Politics  /  No Comments

Officials worried that Site Ready weigh scales would cause trucks to back up, and stack or queue.

TIVERTON — Tiverton’s planning board has rejected a proposal by Site Ready Materials and Recycling Company to construct a large recycling facility and solid waste transfer station at 322 Eagleville Road. The vote, which followed a hearing that lasted for over two hours last Tuesday night in Town Hall, was unanimous by the seven members […]

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Tiverton takes Site Ready to court

By   /  February 26, 2013  /  Government & Politics  /  No Comments

Weigh station at Site Ready

TIVERTON — The Town of Tiverton filed a lawsuit Monday in Newport County Superior Court against Site Ready Company on Eagleville Road, seeking to permanently stop and penalize what it says are violations of town zoning ordinances. Site Ready’s conduct, the town claims, “constitutes a threat to public health, safety, and the general welfare of […]

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Tiverton residents, planners, hammer Eagleville Road recycling plan

By   /  January 10, 2013  /  Government & Politics, News  /  No Comments

TIVERTON — A proposal to convert 18 acres of land at 322 Eagleville Road into a regional “indoor materials recycling and transfer facility” drew sharp questioning from planning board members Tuesday night. Later in the meeting, the attorney for the facility’s owner proposed cutting the tonnage by half — and with that the number of […]

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Recusals stall Tiverton Yacht Club zoning bid

By   /  November 20, 2012  /  Government & Politics, News  /  No Comments

Greg Jones, Commodore of the Tiverton Yacht Club, stands on the club's grounds in 2010, uphill of the site proposed for the new septic system that is the subject of a new zoning proposal.

TIVERTON — Recusals by five members of the town planning board — a majority — have halted board consideration of a zoning change sought by the Tiverton Yacht Club (TYC). Because the nine-member board has determined that it can’t take action at all on the zoning amendment, it notified the town council of the impasse […]

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