Public Notices November 4, 2017

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:00am
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Public Notice
Beverage (Liquor) License – Expansion of Liquor Service Area
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Chapter 2013 of the Public Laws of Rhode Island, approved in April 1956 as amended, that the following applications for Beverage Licenses have been made to the New Shoreham Town Clerk as follows:
Expansion of Liquor Service Area: Class BV License
•    Bea’s Dream, Inc. Stockholder: Lorraine Cyr, d/b/a Surf Hotel, Dodge Street, Plat 6, Lot 143
Before acting on the foregoing application, the Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, Old Town Road, at which time remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses.  
Attest:  Millicent A McGinnes, CMC
        Deputy Town Clerk
        New Shoreham Board of License Commissioners

Public Notice
Applications for Renewal of Beverage (Liquor) License
October 16, 2017
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Chapter 2013 of the Public Laws of Rhode Island, approved in April 1956 as amended, that the following applications for Beverage License Renewals have been made to the New Shoreham Town Clerk as follows:
Class A Beverage:
Maclac Enterprises, Inc., Stockholders: Mark Helterline, & Mary Jane Balser, d/b/a Block Island Grocery,     Ocean Avenue
Redbird Liquor Store, Inc., Stockholder: Caroline Todd, d/b/a Redbird Liquor Store, Dodge Street
Class BM Beverage:
Sachem Holdings, Inc. Stockholder: Marc Scortino, d/b/a Mohegan Café, Water Street
Class BVL Beverage:
B.A.D.C.G, Inc. Stockholder: Bethany Campbell Coviello, d/b/a Bethany’s Airport Diner, Center Road
Block Island Pizza Pie Company, LLC. Member: Kevin V. Finnegan, d/b/a Block Island Pizza Pie
    Company, Corn Neck Road
Peckham, Inc., Stockholder: Lewis H. Gaffett, d/b/a Topside Café, Ocean Avenue
Class BV Beverage:
Rita Draper, d/b/a 1661 Inn, Spring Street
Aldo’s Place, Inc. Stockholders: Stephen E. Papa, Anna R. Papa, Christina L. Papa & Stephen N. Papa     d/b/a Aldo’s Restaurant and Pizza, Weldon’s Way
A.B.M., Inc. Stockholder: Bradford Marthens, d/b/a The Atlantic Inn, High Street
Shoreham, Inc. Stockholder: Marion Filippi, d/b/a Ballard’s Inn, Water Street
Beachead II, LLC, Members: Rebecca Pappas Clark & Timothy Clark d/b/a The     Beachhead, Corn Neck     Road
On-Island Entertainment Management, Inc. Stockholder: Marc Scortino, d/b/a Captain Nick’s, Ocean     Avenue
Champlin’s Trader Vic’s, Inc. Stockholders: Joseph Grillo and Susan Grillo, d/b/a Champlin’s Trader     Vic’s, Champlin’s Marina, West Side Road
Club Soda, Inc. Stockholders: Maxon G. Balmforth, Jr. & Glenn C. McKiernan, d/b/a Club Soda,     Connecticut Avenue
Island Caterers, Inc. Stockholders: John P. & Adam Wronowski, Est. of Burke & Patricia Hewitt,     Raymond & Susan Linda, Thomas Tyrseck, d/b/a Dead Eye Dick’s Restaurant, Ocean Avenue
Eli’s Restaurant, Inc. Stockholders: Bradford G. Marthens & Rosemary Tobin, d/b/a Eli’s Restaurant,     Chapel Street
Ernie’s Old Harbor Restaurant, Inc. Stockholders: Frederick & Deborah Howarth, & F. Jason Howarth,     d/b/a Finn’s Seafood Restaurant, Water Street
Royal Hospitality Group, Inc. Stockholder: Marc Scortino d/b/a Harbor Grill, Water Street
Island Pond, Inc., Stockholders: Clif Payne & Edward Sands Payne, Ocean Avenue
Cecil’s Black Rock Grille, LLC; Members: Kimberly & Norman Ward d/b/a Kimberly’s, Ocean Avenue
Manisses Restaurant, Inc., Stockholders: Steven Filippi, Blake Filippi & Paul Filippi d/b/a Hotel             Manisses, Spring Street
Merkaloons, LLC, Member: Kathleen McAloon d/b/a McAloon’s, Corn Neck Road
KSR Enterprises, LLC; Members: Rita Draper & Steve Draper, d/b/a Narragansett Inn, Ocean Avenue
Coastal Resorts International, Inc. Stockholders: Chris Sereno & Jackie Sereno, d/b/a National Hotel,     Water Street
Humphries, Inc. Stockholders: Steven & Rita Draper, d/b/a The Oar, West Side     Road
Old Island Pub, LLC, Member: Lewis N. Gaffett, d/b/a Old Island Pub, Corn Neck  Road
Poor People’s Pub Block Island, Inc. Stockholders: James Keating, Brenna Audino and Ross Audino,     d/b/a Poor People’s Pub, Ocean Avenue
Island Entertainment, Inc. Stockholder: Frank DiBiase, Jr., d/b/a Spring House Hotel, Spring Street
Bea’s Dream, Inc., Stockholder: Lorraine Y. Cyr, d/b/a Surf Hotel, Dodge Street
Kamm Group, LLC, Membership: Block Island Sales Corp. Stockholders: Kristen A. Kiley, Melissa A.
    Kiley, Allison K. Nasin & R. Michael Kiley, d/b/a Yellow Kittens, Corn Neck Road
Before acting on the foregoing applications, the Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, Old Town Road, at which time remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses.
Attest:   Millicent A. McGinnes, MMC
        Deputy Town Clerk
        New Shoreham Board of License Commissioners

Public Notice
New Applications for Beverage (Liquor) License
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Chapter 2013 of the Public Laws of Rhode Island, approved in April 1956 as amended, that the following applications for Beverage Licenses have been made to the New Shoreham Town Clerk as follows:
Class BV License
•    Audino, Inc., Stockholders: Brenna Audino and Ross Audino, d/b/a Tigerfish, Corn Neck Road, Plat 5, Lot 10
Class BH License
•    Block Island Accommodations, LLC, Member: Cariona Corccoran, d/b/a Bellevue, High Street, Plat 7, Lot 73-2
Before acting on the foregoing applications, the Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, Old Town Road, at which time remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses.  
Attest:   Millicent A McGinnes, CMC
        Deputy Town Clerk
        New Shoreham Board of License Commissioners

Public Notice
Transfer Applications for Beverage (Liquor) License
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Chapter 2013 of the Public Laws of Rhode Island, approved in April 1956 as amended, that the following application for a transfer of Beverage License has been made to the New Shoreham Town Clerk as follows:
Transfer of Class BVL Liquor License
•    Transfer from Rhode Island Seafood Enterprises, Inc., Stockholder: Matthew King, d/b/a Topside Café, Ocean Avenue, Plat 6, Lot 3-2 to Peckham, Inc.,  Stockholder: Lewis H. Gaffett, Topside Café, Ocean Avenue, Plat 6, Lot 3-2
Transfer of Class BV Liquor License – Stockholders Only
•    Transfer of Stockholders for Eli’s Restaurant, Inc. d/b/a Eli’s Restaurant, Chapel Street, Plat 6, Lot 111 from Stockholder: Edward Moon to Stockholder: Rosemary Tobin
Before acting on the foregoing application, the Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, Old Town Road, at which time remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses.
Attest:   Millicent A McGinnes
        Deputy Town Clerk
        New Shoreham Board of License Commissioners

Public Notice
Application for New Outdoor Entertainment License
The Town of New Shoreham will hold a Public Hearing regarding the issuance of an Outdoor Entertainment License, for outdoor amplification or entertainment, pursuant to Chapter 8, Article IX. Section 8-254 of the Revised Ordinances of the Town of New Shoreham, on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island.
The following named establishments have made an application with the Office of the Town Clerk:
•    Island Caterers, Inc., d/b/a Dead Eye Dick’s, Ocean Avenue, Plat 5, Lot 66
All remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses at the time of the Public Hearing
Attest:   Millicent A. McGinnes
        Deputy Town Clerk

Public Notice
Renewal of Outdoor Entertainment Licenses
October 16, 2017
The Town of New Shoreham will hold a Public Hearing regarding the renewal of Outdoor Entertainment Licenses, for outdoor amplification or entertainment, pursuant to Chapter 8, Article X. of the Revised Ordinances of the Town of New Shoreham, on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island.
The following named establishments have made applications with the Office of the Town Clerk:
    ▪    Rita Draper, d/b/a 1661 Inn
    ▪    Aldo’s Place, Inc., d/b/a Aldo’s Restaurant and Pizzeria
    ▪    ABM, Inc., d/b/a The Atlantic Inn
    ▪    Shoreham, Inc., d/b/a Ballard’s Inn
    ▪    Beachead II, LLC, d/b/a The Beachhead
    ▪    On-Island Entertainment Management, Inc., d/b/a Captain Nick’s
    ▪    Champlin’s Trader Vic’s, Inc., d/b/a Champlin’s Trader Vic’s
    ▪    Ernie’s Old Harbor Restaurant, Inc., d/b/a Finn’s Seafood Restaurant
    ▪    Island Entertainment, Inc. d/b/a Inn at the Spring House
    ▪    Cecil’s Blackrock Grille, LLC d/b/a Kimberly’s
    ▪    Manisses Restaurant, Inc. d/b/a Manisses Restaurant
    ▪    Merkaloon’s, LLC, d/b/a McAloon’s
    ▪    KSR Enterprises, LLC, d/b/a The Narragansett Inn
    ▪    Coastal Resorts International, Inc., d/b/a National Hotel
    ▪    Humphries, Inc., d/b/a The Oar
    ▪    Old Island Pub, LLC, d/b/a Old Island Pub
    ▪    Island Pond, Inc. d/b/a Payne’s Dock
    ▪    Poor People’s Pub of Block Island, Inc. d/b/a Poor People’s Pub
    ▪    Island Entertainment, Inc., d/b/a The Spring House Hotel
    ▪    Rosalie O’Brien Kivlehan, d/b/a The Sullivan House
    ▪    Bea’s Dream, Inc. d/b/a Surf Hotel
    ▪    Kamm Group, LLC d/b/a Yellow Kittens
All persons for or against the granting of said licenses shall be heard at the time of the Public Hearing.
Attest:        Millicent A. McGinnes, MMC
        Deputy Town Clerk

PUBLIC NOTICE
PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED
Notice of Public Hearing
Proposed Amendment to New Shoreham General Ordinances
Chapter 6. Health and Sanitation, add a new Article IV - Plastic Bags
Town Hall, Old Town Road
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
7:00 p.m.
The New Shoreham Town Council will hold a public hearing to consider amending New Shoreham’s Revised General Ordinances Chapter 6 Health and Sanitation, to add a new Article IV - Plastic Bags. The proposed ordinance would encouraging the use of reusable carryout bags, banning the use of single use plastic carryout bags for retail checkout of goods, and reducing the number of single use carryout bags that enter our environment.  The ordinance is posted at Town Hall, the Block Island Free Library and the Post Office and on the Town’s website, new-shoreham.com.  It appeared in its entirety in the Block Island Times on October 7, October 14 and September 30, 2017.  Before acting on the ordinance, the New Shoreham Town Council will hold a Public Hearing at the time and place referenced above at which time all persons for or against may be heard.

PUBLIC NOTICE
 The Planning Board Meeting
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
4:00 P.M. @ Town Hall, Old Town Road     
Block Island, RI 02807
The Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session for a meeting on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, RI.
AGENDA
    •    Zoning Ordinance Review - Identification of potential future zoning amendments including those necessary to bring ordinance into consistency with state law and local comprehensive plan.
    •    Report on status of Plastic Bag Ordinance
    •    Set meeting dates to review Capital Budget Requests with staff.
    •    Approve Annual Meeting schedule for 2018
    •    Discussion of Future Use of the Coast Guard Station
    •    Approval of Minutes
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 Posted 10/30/17 jb

LEGAL NOTICE
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS
PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION
RE:    BLOCK ISLAND POWER COMPANY
    RIPUC DOCKET No. 4690
NOTICE OF CHANGES IN RATES
Pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws (R.I.G.L.), Section 39-3-11, and in accordance with Section 2.4 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission (RIPUC), the Block Island Power Company (BIPCo) hereby gives notice of proposed changes in rates filed and published in compliance with R.I.G.L. § 39-3-10.
The proposed changes are contained in the exhibits accompanying the filing.  The new rates, as proposed, are to become effective December 1, 2017.

Factor                         Current                  Proposed(12/1/17)                       Difference

Standard Offer            $0.0615                     $0.0709                                      $$0.0094

Transmission              $0.0629                       $0.0779                                     $0.0150

Total                             $0.1244                      $0.1488                                       $0.0244

A residential customer using 500 kilowatt-hours is currently paying $120.08.  Under the proposed rates, this customer’s bill would increase to $132.29, an increase of $12.21 per month.
Be advised as follows:
    •    BIPCo, incorporated by a special act of the General Assembly, has its office located at 100 Ocean Avenue, Block Island, Rhode Island 02807.
    •    BIPCo operates an electric distribution system providing retail electric service to customers in the Town of New Shoreham (Block Island), Rhode Island.
    •    Correspondence for BIPCo in this case should be addressed to Michael R. McElroy, Esq., Schacht & McElroy, P.O. Box 6721, Providence, RI 02940-6721.
    •    In accordance with the RIPUC Rules and Regulations, the documents accompanying this filing contain data and information in support of BIPCo’s application.  A copy of this filing is at our offices and may be examined by the public during business hours.                               
BLOCK ISLAND POWER COMPANY
By: Jeffery Wright
Its: President