Public Notice February 11, 2017

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 10:00am
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PUBLIC NOTICE
The New Shoreham School Committee, at its meeting held on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, approved the posting of Policy DDB: Energy Conservation for the required 20-day period prior to adoption. Copies are available for community perusal during normal business hours at the Island Free Library, the Block Island School, and on the school’s web site (blockislandschool.net).

LEGAL NOTICE
of hearings on an applications and appeals
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session at the Town Hall, Old Town Road on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM for a regular meeting.  
All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following Applications under the Zoning Ordinances:
    •    Island Enterprises, Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Appeal of correspondence from the Building Official dated June 6, 2016.
    •    Island Enterprises, Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 113(B)(4), 309(E), 401 and 703 regarding the Barn restaurant.
    •    Philip and Alicia Hammarskjold Trust. Plat 19, Lot 51-1. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 113(b)(4), 306(E), 406, and  514 for construction of a single family dwelling, second dwelling unit, garage with accessory residential structure and an accessory residential structure.

LEGAL NOTICE
ZONING MODIFICATION REQUEST
Linda Jackson & Mark Maquire. Assessors Plat 11, Lot 10-2. Zoning Modification request is to enlarge an existing exterior shower enclosure and construct a new exterior deck connector between two existing exterior decks. The enlarged shower and deck connector will be located thirty seven feet six inches (37’ 6”) from the western property line of Lot 10-2. A fifty (50’) foot setback is required from all property lines in the Residential A (RA) Zoning District. If no written objections are received from directly abutting property owners by 13 March 2017 the Zoning Modification will be granted.
Marc A. Tillson
Building Official
Town of New Shoreham

PUBLIC NOTICE
 Block Island Power Company Transition Team
Town Hall, Old Town Road
Monday, February 13, 2017
4:00 p.m.
1. Public Input
2. Approve minutes of January 20, 2017, December 12, 2016 and December 4, 2016 meetings
3. BIPCO Update
4. Discussion of utility district vs. cooperative
5. Discussion of Proposed legislation
Individuals requesting 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: 02/13/2017

PUBLIC NOTICE
 Conservation Commission
Town Hall Meeting Room
Old Town Road, Block Island
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
5:30pm
AGENDA
A. Call to Order.
B. Advisory:
1. Block Island Housing Board. Plat 14 Lot 55. Advisory to the Planning Board for Application for Master Plan Stage of Major Subdivision to create five (5) lots.
2. Island Enterprises, Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Advisory to the Zoning Board for Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 113(B) (4), 309 (E), 401 and 703 regarding the Barn restaurant.
C. Discussion:
1. Discuss mowing/ tree cutting at Ball O’Brien Park.
2. Discuss flail mowing along roads.
3. Dune Fencing/ Dune Restoration: Recap of discussion with Block Island Residents Association.
4. Banning Plastic Bags on Block Island: Block Island High School student Moira O’Neill is currently working on a petition to ban the use of plastic bags on Block Island.
D. Approval of minutes of December 13, 2016.
E. Adjournment.
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 2/8/17 ksc

Public Notice
Block Island Land Trust
 Thursday, February 16, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, RI
AGENDA
4:00 PM – Open Session:
1. Public Input
2.  Stewardship
    a. Libow: Possible Little League Field
    b. Nevas Lot: Dog Park Request
c. Solviken: Update
    d. Ball-O’Brien: Harbormaster Facilities; Stewardship
    e. Turnip Farm: Additional Stewardship
3.  Kalba: Final Payment and Ownership Interest Decision
4.  NRCS Funding Opportunities
5.  Treasurer’s Report: January 2017    
6.  Secretary’s Report    
7.  Approval of Minutes:  Open & Closed January 12, 2017
8.  4:30 PM– Closed Session:  Acquisitions, Litigation*
9.  Motion(s) as a result of closed session discussion
10.  Adjournment
Next Meeting:  Thursday, March 9, 2017
*This item will be held in Closed Session pursuant to RIGL 42-46-5(5) (acquisitions: confidential at this time), and RIGL 42-46-5(2) (litigation: updates for Champlin’s Marina Expansion–RI Supreme Court Case #2009-113,114,115-M.P., Renz, and TNS Zoning Board/Stockman-Washington County Superior Court Case #WC2016-250).
Those requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must call (401) 466-3200  
48 hours prior to meeting date.  TTY: 711.
Posted:  February 8, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE
THE ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
4:00 P.M. @ Town Hall, Old Town Road
AGENDA
The Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session for a meeting on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road.
THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE CHAIRMAN OR UPON MOTION OF ANY MEMBER
Hearings:
    •    Island Enterprises, Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Appeal of correspondence from the Building Official dated June 6, 2016.
    •    Island Enterprises, Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 113(B)(4), 309(E), 401 and 703 regarding the Barn restaurant.
    •    Philip and Alicia Hammarskjold Trust. Plat 19, Lot 51-1. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 113(b)(4), 306(E), 406, and  514 for construction of a single family dwelling, second dwelling unit, garage with accessory residential structure and an accessory residential structure.
Decisions:
    •    Calvez, LLC. Plat 6, Lot 119. Application for a Variance from Section 113(C), 311(C), 511 and 502 to demolish an existing accessory structure and build an accessory residential structure.
Approval of Minutes
Election of Officers
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY:711   JBB  2/8/17