We are near the time of year when the ground water will hit the seasonal high, which is important in designing septic systems. Many towns only allow soil tests to be done in this season, in order to get an accurate reading of high ground water. Septic systems must be designed four feet above seasonal [...]
Town/city approvals for some work can take several months. Now is the perfect time to hire Land Planning, Inc. to survey your site and design a site plan to apply for town approvals. By the time the town has inspected the site, reviewed the plans and held town meetings, the flowers will be in bloom. [...]
Wishing everyone a great holiday season. Enjoy your time with your family and friends. Please note that LPI is still surveying and engineering through the winter, and now is a great time to hire us, because the leaves are down, and survey visibility is increased. Field work proposals for large wooded parcels will be considerably lower in [...]
Over the last 30 years, town, state, and federal regulation have increased at an exponential rate. If you are considering buying a lot for building a new home, there are some things you should know before buying. It is possible that a non-buildable lot can be listed and sold as a "buildable lot". Do not let this happen [...]
Building a new home or business, or adding on to an existing one, requires a town/city approval process. We have worked successfully in hundreds of towns throughout New England (MA, CT, RI, and ME) to get approvals for clients. A recent approval we received for a client in Millbury, MA is a good example of what Land Planning, Inc can do for you. [...]
This is a question you should ask yourself before hiring a surveyor or engineer. The answer to this question is easier to find then you may realize. The Massachusetts website mass.gov has a service for easily finding professional licensing in MA for many fields. For example, here is a link to my Professional Land Surveying license, [...]
See an interview with President Norman G. Hill in the Worcester Telegram and Gazette. This article appeared in the Sunday March 25, 2012 Business Matters section of the Worcester Regional news paper.
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