Concerns aired as Birch Hill hearing phase ends

KENT — Kent’s Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) met for their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 14. The main topic of discussion was once again Birch Hill, the proposed for-profit 90-bed drug and alcohol detox and residential treatment facility to open in the building that was formerly The Kent at 46 Maple St. 

Birch Hill’s application for a special permit is currently under review. A public hearing was held during the regular meeting.

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