City of Beverly’s Plan for Zoning for Marijuana Establishments


A set of zoning amendments to regulate marijuana establishments has been proposed to the City Council.  A public hearing to review and discuss the proposed amendments was held on November 5th, 2018.  At their regular meeting on November 21st, 2018, the Planning Board reviewed the proposed amendments and voted to recommend that City Council approve the amendments as revised by the Planning Department.  City Council will review the Planning Board’s recommendation and the revised set of amendments at their regular meeting on December 3rd, 2018, at 7:00 PM.

The proposed amendments can be seen here.  Please note that the revisions are red-lined in the document, and are solely to for purposes of clarification and to correct scrivener’s errors.  The accompanying memorandum to City Council can be seen here.

A map describing the proposed zoning for marijuana establishments can be seen here.  Please note that this map is for informational purposes only and is not an official City zoning map.  This map and other maps showing zoomed-in portions of the city can be viewed at City Hall, Conference Room A (third floor, next to the Planning Department).