SJC: McLean Hospital Corporation v. Town of Lincoln

KeywordsZoning, Educational use. Education, Zoning. Words, “Educational purpose.” 

Reversing the decision of the Land Court, the SJC’s decision rejected the Land Court’s denial of “Dover Amendment” protections to McLean’s residential program reasoning that the Land Court’s conclusion that program activities were medical and not educational for purposes of G.L. c. 40A, Section 3, was wrong.  Click here for the full text of the SJC opinion.

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