The well established neighborhood consists of 43 existing single-family households on Rice Road, Thomas Hill Road, Aldrich Avenue and Captain Peter Simpson Road; and the extended neighborhood includes, but is not limited to another 30± surrounding residences on South Main Street, Curve Street, Jackie Drive and Providence Street (Route 122A), that are direct or in-direct abutters of the proposed Rice Pond Village project site at 17 Rice Road in Millbury, Massachusetts.
The Millbury Assessor provided an official list of direct abutters of the proposed Rice Pond Village project site at 17 Rice Road in Millbury, Massachusetts, those properties are within 300 feet of the proposed Rice Pond Village project site.
The following list are in-direct abutters (i.e., more than 300 feet from the proposed Rice Pond Village project site), that have no other means of entry or egress to their properties without the use of Rice Road through either Thomas Hill Road or Aldrich Avenue and will be directly impacted by the proposed multifamily development at 17 Rice Road in Millbury, Massachusetts.
|1||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||84||No|
|2||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||83||Yes|
|3||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||85||No|
|4||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||82||No|
|5||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||86||–|
|7||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||87||No|
|11||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||88||–|
|12||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||96||No|
|13||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||89||No|
|14||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||95||No|
|15||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||90||No|
|16||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||94||No|
|17||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||91||–|
|18||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||93||No|
|19||Capt Peter Simpson||Rd||63||92||–|
The following table shall act as a legend for the two preceding tables, as to whether the direct or in-direct abutter feel that the proposed Rice Pond Village project as submitted to the Millbury Planning Board on April 12, 2021, is in harmony with the neighborhood and is appropriate for the proposed project site or not. The super majority (more than 67%) are strongly opposed to the proposed Rice Pond Village project for a multitude of reasons articulated throughout this website.
|–||Not available to weigh in on the proposed Rice Pond Village project at the time of the initial survey was performed and has not weighed in since.||16||22%|
|(b)||Indicates a property that is a business entity. Businesses typically do not weigh in on another business’ activities unless there is a perceived direct adverse impact to their own business.||5||7%|
|No||Strongly opposed to the development of 17 Rice Road in Millbury, Massachusetts as a multifamily development to the proposed magnitude of 52 condominiums on a minor access road with significant issues.||51||70%|
|Yes||Supports the proposed Rice Pond Village project as initially submitted to the Millbury Planning Board on April 21, 2021.||1||1%|