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13‑P‑1418 Appeals Court
MARTHA SAMUELSON & another vs. PLANNING BOARD OF ORLEANS
No. 13‑P‑1418. July 2, 2014.
Subdivision Control, Conditions, Decision of planning board, Planning board. Practice, Civil, Subdivision control appeal.
In 1975, the planning board of Orleans (board) approved the subdivision of a large parcel of oceanfront land into six lots. A private road known as Tom’s Hollow Lane provides access to the lots. The 1975 approval imposed various express conditions, including that any further subdivision of the six lots would require both that improvements be made to Tom’s Hollow Lane and that municipal water service be installed..