development is planned for a vacant lot on the corner of Highway
K and Addison Road in the town of Addison.
Dale and Margaret Flowers plan to build a 4,800square-foot
building, parking lot and stormwater retention pond on their
4.7-acre parcel, according to documents submitted to Washington
This week the county’s Land Conservation Committee authorized a
conditional use permit for the project. The permit will allow
the Flowers to grade and fill the land, county Land Resources
Manager Phil Gaudet said.
Dale Flowers told the Daily News he already had permits from the
town and the state’s Department of Natural Resources for the
commercial project. He declined to say what business he would
have, but did say it would take about a year before he was ready
to announce it.
The county approved a conditional use permit in 2010 for that
property “for a very similar project,” Planning and Parks
Department Administrator Jay Shambeau said. “That permit has
The department had no objection to the permit request, Shambeau