Montague Historical Commission
Town Hall Upstairs and via zoom
A meeting of the Montague Historical Commission
MONTAGUE HISTORICAL COMMISSION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CONTIUATION FROM 11/16/22
TO CONSIDER PRESERVATION DETERMINATION
FOR FARREN CARE CENTER
PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD BY THE HISTORICAL COMMISSION AT 6:00PM
ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2022 TOWN HALL – UPSTAIRS MEETING
ROOM IN PERSON OR THROUGH REMOTE PARTICIPATION VIA ZOOM
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The hearing is in response to an application for a demolition permit from AOW Construction, LLC, on
behalf of Trinity Health Care of New England. The permit requests permission to demolish the entire
Farren Care Center, at 330-340 Montague City Road, including ancillary structures.
In accordance with the Historic Preservation Demolition Delay ByLaw of the Town of Montague, the
Montague Historical Commission will hold a public hearing to consider whether or not The Farren Care
Center aka Farren Memorial Hospital, a state-recognized building of significance be Preferably
In accordance with the Demolition Delay ByLaw, the Montague Historical Commission may impose at
this hearing a delay in demolition for a period not longer than 12 months should a majority of the
Commissioners vote that the Farren Care Center be preferably preserved.
Public comment at the hearing is invited. Additionally, comments may be submitted to the Historical
Commission at Town Hall at any time prior to the hearing. An agenda will be posted prior to the
meeting with information regarding remote information.
David Brule, Chair
This hearing of the Montague Historical Commission will be held in-person at the location provided on this notice. Members of the public are welcome to attend this in-person meeting. Please note that while an option for remote attendance and/or participation is being provided as a courtesy to the public, the meeting/hearing will not be suspended or terminated if technological problems interrupt the virtual broadcast. Members of the public with particular interest should make plans for in-person vs. virtual attendance accordingly.
MHC 2022-12-06 Agenda (2022-12-05 at 9:24 AM)
MONTAGUE HISTORICAL COMMISSION continuation hearing (2022-11-17 at 3:20 PM)
Posted to: Historical Commission on 2022-11-17 15:05:14 (updated 2022-12-05 09:24:14).