Board of License Commissioners

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 4:00 pm
Town Hall meeting room, 14 Court Square
A meeting of the Board of License Commissioners


  1. John Lunt, Riddell Street block party between High Street & Parkway Street, Saturday, June 24, 2017, 4:00pm – 7:00pm (rain date June 25, 2017)
  2. Christy Moore / Recreation Department, Criterium cycling event, Main Street, High Street, Church Street, and Franklin Street, Sunday, June 18, 2017, 9:00am – 4:00pm
  3. David L. Westbrook / PDP Productions, entertainment license for RPM music festival, at 50 Raymond Road, Friday, August 25th, 5:00pm – 10:30pm, Saturday, August 26th, 1:00pm – 11:00pm, Sunday, August 27th, 1:00pm – 8:00pm
  4. Sarah Kanabay / The Progress Partnership, Inc., use of lower section of Miles Street (adjacent to the parking lot) and the Miles Street parking lot for a pre Green River Festival event, Thursday, July 13, 2017, 5:00pm – 9:00pm (set up starting at 12:00pm)
  5. Sarah Kanabay for The Progress Partnership, Inc., special one-day beer & wine license at the Energy Park for a pre Green River Festival event with food, music, and beer & wine, Thursday, July 13, 2017, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  6. Bill Goldfarb, special one-day beer license, at the Energy Park for a pre Green River Festival event,  Thursday, July 13, 2017, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  7. Sarah Kanabay / Franklin Community Coop, use of Sear’s Ave for Farmers’ Market, Tuesdays May – October 2017, 3:00pm – 6:30pm
  8. Bill Goldfarb / Lefty’s Brewing Company, entertainment event license for music and brew fest and special one-day beer & wine license for Lefty’s Fest, Saturday, May 20, 2017, 3:00pm – 8:00pm at the Franklin County Fairgrounds
  9. A.R. Sandri, Inc., amend existing flammable storage license for maximum storage of 6,000gal gasoline, 15,000gal diesel, and 3,600gal propane at 400 Chapman Street
  10. Joseph H. III & Marcia L. Nickerson c/o Cobalt Properties (Leasee:  Irving Oil Marketing), amendment of existing flammable storage license at 223 Mohawk Trail for a maximum storage of 15,000gal of gasoline – regular, 5,000gal of gasoline – super, and 7,000gal of diesel
  11. Eversource, utility pole petition for new pole on Wisdom Way, approximately 600’ east of Munson Street
  12. Tim Niejadlik / Veterans’ Services, Memorial Day parade, assembling at Middle School and processing along Sanderson Street, Federal Street, Church Street, Franklin Street, and Main Street to Veterans’ Mall, Monday, May 29, 2017, 10:00am – 11:00am
  13. Geraldine Voudren, special one-day beer & wine license at GCC Dining Commons, Thursday, May 25, 2017, 5:00pm – 10:00pm
  14. Greenfield Lodge #1296 B.P.O.E. Inc, 3 Church Street., liquor license application for change of officers and change of manager to Gary Gadreault
  15. Mark Pelis, special one-day beer & wine license, Saturday, June 17, 2017, 4:00pm – 9:00pm at Stoneleigh-Burnham School
  16. Root Cellar preliminary discussion possible use of Fiske Ave for outdoor event in July
  17. Church of St. James & Andrew, ratify & confirm previous approval given by Chairman for drive from Canal Street in Turners Falls, along Turners Falls Road, High Street, Silver Street, Federal Street, to Federal Street School, and march along Federal Street to Church Street, Sunday, April 23, 2017, 9:10am – 9:40am
  18. Church of St. James & Andrew, march from Town Common to Church Street, Thursday, May 4, 2017, 9:00am – 9:15am
  19. Kimberly Lynch, vendor license for sale of hand crafted items, 486 Main Street, May 20, 2017
  20. Janice Bajyier dba Jansjems, vendor license for sale of jewelry, 486 Main Street, May 20, 2017
  21. Junk dealer/collector license renewals
  22. Community Action/Franklin County Hunger Task Force, use of Common and parking spaces adjacent to Common for Belly Bus food drive, Friday, August 4, 2017, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  23. Greenfield Moose Lodge, exceed maximum number of allowed guests, Sunday, May 21, 2017, 1:00pm – 3:00pm, for 90 guests
  24. Emily Hildebrand, ratify & confirm previous approval given by Chairman for an assembly/demonstration on the Common, Thursday, March 23, 2017, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
  25. Ratify & confirm previous approval of Chairman for rescheduled date for Children’s Advocacy run to Saturday April 22nd from 9:00am – 9:30am



  1. FYI Elks report


This list of topics was complete as of the time of posting, however the Licensing Commissioners may consider or take action on items that were unforeseen by the Chairman at the time of posting to the extent allowed by law.

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