Court Sides with Tiverton, RI, Yacht Club

Tiverton Yacht Club, Photo by ## Tom Richardson## Dealing a blow to objecting neighbors, the Rhode Island Supreme Court on Thursday, March 24, handed down a decision affirming the right of the Tiverton Yacht Club (TYC) to rebuild its burned-down clubhouse and to operate a marina on Riverside Drive.

SAT map of Tiverton Yacht Club

The court also rejected a claim for attorney’s fees and litigation expenses made by David Campbell, a lawyer and neighbor to the north, who for over five years has led the legal battle against the club in front of multiple venues—the planning board, the zoning board of review, the town council, superior court, and the supreme court.

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