Officials vote on special permit for a new Tesla dealership in Chicopee

Chicopee officials vote to approve a special permit for a new electric car dealership on Burnett Road.

After several meetings filled with questions, debate and compromises, the city of Chicopee is one step closer to being the home of the newest Tesla dealership.

The committee gathered to decide whether or not to approve a special permit for tesla, as required of any development on Burnett Road, and they have reached a decision.

“The vote passes: 5 votes favorable, 0 votes unfavorable. And that will be sent to the full city council on May 2 for a final vote for passage.”

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