Public Notice April 1, 2017

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 10:00am
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PUBLIC NOTICE
New Shoreham Town Council Budget Schedule
The Town Council will hold budget work sessions at Town Hall, Old Town Road on the following dates and times.  Members of the public are welcome and encouraged to attend the remaining sessions.  
Tues. March 28, 2017, 4:00 p.m.  Budget Work Session
Wed. April 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m.  Budget Public Hearing
Wed. April 19, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Warrant Adoption
Financial Town Meeting will be Monday, May 1, 2017, at 7:00 at the Block Island School on High Street.  
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711. Posted 3/20/2017 FF

Public Notice: Dog Licenses 2017
2017 Dog Licenses will be available at the Town Hall beginning Monday April 3, 2017.  Proof of current rabies vaccination must be provided before a license can be issued.  The fee for each license is $6.00.  Dog owners are required to renew dog licenses annually by May 1, 2017.  
New licenses are available at any time for puppies over six (6) months and dog owners who move here.  No license shall be required for any puppy under the age of six (6) months.  
Dog licenses are available at the Town Hall Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  3/24/2017  kcl

PUBLIC NOTICE
INVITATION TO BID
Town of New Shoreham, Rhode Island
P.O. Drawer 220
Block Island, RI  02807
Sealed bids for general contractors will be received by NEW SHOREHAM SEWER COMMISSIONERS until 1:00 P.M. for the LINE CLEANING & CCTV INSPECTION OF SEWER SYSTEM at the office of the Town Manager, Old Town Road, Block Island, RI on APRIL 6, 2017 and at that time and place, bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of James J. Geremia & Associates, Inc., 272 West Exchange St., Suite 201, Providence, RI between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, after March 24, 2017 or at the Town Managers Office, New Shoreham Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, RI.  Documents can only be obtained by general contract bidders.  
Contract Documents will be provided on disk in .pdf format and will be sent by mail (via USPS).  If Bidder requests the Contract Documents to be forwarded by Federal Express, the shipping fee will be borne by the Bidder.  Bidder is to provide their Federal Express account number.  
Each Bid shall be submitted (in duplicate) in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
No Bidder may withdraw their Bid for a period of one hundred twenty (120) days, excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays, after the date of the opening of the Bids.
Complete instructions for filing Bids are included in the Information for Bidders.
The Owner reserves the right to waive any informality in or to reject any or all Bids if deemed to be in its best interest.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk (401-466-3200) three (3) business days prior to the Bid opening.
Date:    March 24, 2017            
Shirlyne J. Gobern
Interim Town Manager
New Shoreham, RI

PUBLIC NOTICE
 THE BLOCK ISLAND SCHOOL
New Shoreham School Department
P.O. Box 1890, High Street, Block Island, Rhode Island 02807
401-466-5600 * Fax: 401-466-5610
TTY: 1-800-745-5555
LOCAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING
New Shoreham School District
Monday, April 3, 2017
3 pm
Block Island School Library
AGENDA
1. Transportation
2. IDEA Grants
a. Part B
b. Preschool
3. ESY
4. Other
New Shoreham School Department Does Not Discriminate On The Basis Of Age, Sex, Race Religion,
National Origin, Color, Or Handicap In Accordance With Applicable Laws And Regulations.

PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS
PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION
IN RE:  BLOCK ISLAND POWER COMPANY:  DOCKET NO. 4690
PROCUREMENT PLAN, STANDARD OFFER SERVICE:
AND TRANSMISSION RATE FILING:  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Pursuant to  R.I. Gen. Laws § 39-3-11, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) will conduct a public hearing on Friday, April 14, 2017 @ 9:30 AM. in Hearing Room A at the PUC’s office located at 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island. At this hearing, the PUC will examine the propriety of a filing by the Block Island Power Company (Company) seeking approval of the Company’s proposed procurement plan to obtain competitively priced wholesale power supply to meet its Standard Offer Service supply for the six-month period of approximately April through September 2017. The Company also seeks approval to recover the purchase power costs and associated transmission costs through the implementation of proposed Standard Offer and Transmission Tariffs and to revise its current rates to reflect the new tariff language. The filing is available for examination at the PUC’s office. The docket can also be accessed at www.ripuc.org/eventsactions/docket/4690page.html.  Reference is made to Chapters 39-1, 39-3 and 42-35 of the Rhode Island General Laws.  The Public Utilities Commission is accessible to the handicapped.  Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Commission Clerk’s office at 780-2107, seventy-two hours in advance of hearing date.
Luly E. Massaro, Commission Clerk 
March 31, 2017