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PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice of Public Hearing
Proposed Amendments to New Shoreham General Ordinances
Chapter 8 Licenses and Business Regulations
Article IV. Motorized Cycle Rental Section 8-90 Safety
The New Shoreham Town Council will meet via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 20-46 dated June 12, 2020
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
Zoom access: Toll Free (888) 788 0099, (833) 548 0276, (833) 548 0282, (877) 853 5247. Meeting ID: 830 0185 9082; Passcode: 513616
The New Shoreham Town Council will hold a public hearing to consider amending New Shoreham's Revised General Ordinances Chapter 8 Licenses and Business Regulations Article IV. Motorized Cycle Rental. All persons for or against may be heard and the Town Council may act on this proposal and/or amendments hereto. Language to be added is underlined, words to be removed are crossed out.
Amendment to Sec 8-90-Safety.
A. Each licensee shall make available to persons renting motorized bicycles, motorized tricycles, and motorized scooters eye protection and helmets of the type approved by the state as set forth in rules and regulations promulgated in accordance with G.L. 1956 § 31-10.1-4. Each licensee shall comply with section 18-24 of this ordinance, and all applicable laws and regulations of the State and its agencies including, without limitation, Rhode Island General Laws §31-10.1-6 Each licensee shall ensure that no person renting a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle, or motorized scooter shall carry any passenger in front of the driver. Each licensee shall instruct any person renting a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter that no passenger shall be carried in front of the driver.  Each licensee shall instruct any person renting a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter that no passenger shall be carried in front of the driver. Each licensee shall ensure that all passengers on motorcycles, motor scooters, or motor-driven cycles are provided with a separate rear seat, a separate foot-rest, and an appropriate handlebar or grip for his or her use, and that all passengers wear a properly fitting helmet of a type approved by the division of motor vehicles. No person shall operate a motorcycle, motor scooter, or motor-driven cycle unless any passenger on it wears a helmet and is able to rest his or her feet upon a foot-rest. Each licensee shall insure that any passenger on a motorcycle, motor scooter, or motor-driven cycle under twelve (12) years of age has a properly secured back-rest or equivalent, shall have his or her feet placed upon the foot-rest, and shall be seated behind the operator unless a side car is provided. When, however, a side car is provided this age requirement shall not apply to any passenger(s) in the side car. Violations of this section are subject to fines as enumerated in § 31-41.1-4 and in applicable Town ordinances. In addition, violations of this ordinance as well as any other Town ordinance or state law or regulation, may result in suspension, revocation, and/or non-renewal of a licensee's license.
B. Each licensee shall be responsible for instructing each person renting a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter in the proper operation of the vehicle, in the form of presenting a comprehensive training video, followed by a questionnaire on best operational practices and relevant Town ordinances. Each licensee shall administer a supervised test drive to each person renting a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter on the licensee’s premises, or on premises obtained for such purposes.
C. Pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws § 31-27-2, it is unlawful for any person to operate any vehicle in the state while under the influence of any intoxicating liquor or drugs. No licensee may allow a person who is visibly intoxicated to operate or to be a passenger upon a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter.. Rent a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motor scooter to any person who at the time of rental is visibly intoxicated.

This amendment shall take effect upon passage.
Proposed Amendment Posted: April 27, 2021
Hearing Date: May 19, 2021
Ordinance Approved:
Ordinance Posted:
Effective Date:

PUBLIC NOTICE
Applications for Extended Hours for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m.
Zoom access: Phone Number: 877-853-5247, 888-788-0099 OR 833 548 0282 US Toll-free Meeting ID: 837 0053 1898 Passcode: 795292
Notice is hereby given that the following named holders of Beverage Licenses have made application to the Licensing Board of New Shoreham for the sale of alcoholic beverages for extended hours until 2:00 a.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and the eve before legal Rhode Island holidays pursuant to 3-7-7 of the General Laws of Rhode Island as amended by Chapter 71 of the Public Laws of Rhode Island of 1975:
Great Salt Pond Marina Manager, LLC Member: TPG Hotels and Resorts, Inc. d/b/a Champlin’s Hotel, Marina & Resort, West Side Road, Plat 19, Lots 5 & 6
Before acting on the foregoing applications, the New Shoreham Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing via Zoom on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. 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
Commissioner

PUBLIC NOTICE
Transfer Application for Beverage (Liquor) License
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m.
Zoom access: Phone Number: 877-853-5247, 888-788-0099 OR 833 548 0282 US Toll-free: Meeting ID: 837 0053 1898 Passcode: 795292
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 BV Liquor License
Transfer of Class BV liquor license from Champlin’s Trader Vic, Inc., Stockholders: Joseph Grillo & Susan Grillo, d/b/a Champlin’s Trader Vic’s, to Great Salt Pond Marina Manager, LLC Member: TPG Hotels and Resorts, Inc. d/b/a Champlin’s Hotel, Marina & Resort, West Side Road, Plat 19, Lot 5 & 6
Before acting on the foregoing applications, the Board of License Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing via Zoom on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m. 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
Application for New Outdoor Entertainment License
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 @ 7:00 p.m.
Zoom access: Phone Number: 877-853-5247, 888-788-0099 OR 833 548 0282 US
Toll-free:
Meeting ID: 837 0053 1898 Passcode: 795292
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.
The following named establishment has made an application with the Office of the
Town Clerk:
1. Great Salt Pond Marina Manager, LLC Member: TPG Hotels and Resorts, Inc. d/b/a Champlin’s Hotel, Marina & Resort, West Side Road, Plat 19, Lots 5 & 6
All remonstrants are entitled to be heard before the granting of said licenses at the time of the Public Hearing.
Attest: Millicent A. McGinnes, MMC
Deputy Town Clerk
New Shoreham Board of License
Commissioners

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Town of New Shoreham is seeking Sealed Proposals for Athletic Field Maintenance Services for Heinz Field. Bids will be accepted until 1:00 p.m. on May 10, 2021 and will be publicly opened immediately thereafter at the Offices of the Town Manager, 16 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI. For bid proposal specifications go to www.new--shoreham.com. Posted: 4/21/2021

 

LEGAL NOTICE
Meeting to be held virtually via Zoom pursuant to RI Executive Order 20-25
Webinar ID: 889 2520 7094 Passcode: 451093
Via Telephone:1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656 or + 1 888 788-0099
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session via Zoom on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. for a regular meeting.
All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application:
Marino, Michelle. Plat 8, Lot 42. Fire # 307 Southeast Road. Public Hearing for Development Plan Review of an Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 306 (E), 314(C), 415 (B)(1)(2)(3) and (5) and a Variance from Section 306(C) to provide maintenance access to proposed shoreline stabilization.
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 2/17/2021

LEGAL NOTICE
Meeting to be held virtually via Zoom pursuant to RI Executive Order 20-25
Webinar ID: 889 2520 7094 Passcode: 451093
Via Telephone: 1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656 + 1 888 788-0099
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session via Zoom on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. for a regular meeting. All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the amendment to the New Shoreham Comprehensive Plan:
PROPOSED NEW SHOREHAM COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT TO FUTURE LAND USE MAP REQUEST TO CHANGE PLAT 18 LOT 2-3 FROM LOW-DENSITY RESIDENTIAL TO MEDIUM-DENSITY RESIDENTIAL
The amendment may be altered or amended prior to the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the public hearing. Any alteration or amendment must be presented for comment in the course of the hearing.
A copy of the matter under consideration may be obtained through the Land Use Office at Town Hall.
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

PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice of Public Hearing
Proposed Amendments to New Shoreham General Ordinances
Chapter 8 Licenses and Business Regulations
Article VII. Motor Vehicles for Hire
The New Shoreham Town Council will meet via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 20-46 dated June 12, 2020
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
Zoom access: Toll Free (888) 788 0099, (833) 548 0276, (833) 548 0282, (877) 853 5247. Meeting ID: 830 0185 9082; Passcode: 513616
The New Shoreham Town Council will hold a public hearing to consider amending New Shoreham’s Revised General Ordinances Chapter 8 Licenses and Business Regulations Article VII. Motor Vehicles for Hire. All persons for or against may be heard and the Town Council may act on this proposal and/or amendments hereto. Language to be added is underlined, words to be removed are crossed out.
Proposed amendment to Sec 8-161 Commission on Motor Vehicles for Hire -
(c) The commission shall have the following duties:
(1) To draft and forward regulations for the operation of motor vehicles for hire in the town in keeping with public convenience and necessity, including rates for the hiring of such motor vehicles to the town council for its approval. Motor vehicles for hire are further defined as follows:
a. Taxis are herein defined as motor vehicles for hire with a seating capacity, including the driver, of no more than 12, 14 (fourteen) or the manufacturer’s seating specifications, whichever is less, which may pick up or discharge upon solicitation anywhere within the town. Taxis are permitted to provide vehicular tours of Block Island.
Attest: Fiona Fitzpatrick, Town Clerk
Proposed Amendment Posted: April 19, 2021
Hearing Date: May 19, 2021
Ordinance Approved:
Ordinance Posted:
Effective Date:

PUBLIC NOTICE
The New Shoreham Sewer and Water Commissions hereby request sealed bid proposals for the following services:
EMERGENCY SEPTAGE/SEWERAGE
PUMPING AND HAULING
ROUTINE AND EMERGENCY ROADWORK
OIL BURNER/WATER HEATER SERVICE
SLUDGE CONTAINER SERVICE
MOWING AND TRIMMING
Bids will be received by the New Shoreham Sewer Commission office at 20 Spring St, Block Island, RI until 10:00 a.m. local time on Monday May 17, 2021 and then shall be opened and read aloud at that address.
Information is available on the above bids by calling the New Shoreham Sewer Commission office at (401) 466-3231 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., M-F, or email nssc@new-shoreham.com. Proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked with the service being bid upon and must bear the Bidder’s name, address and license number. If forwarded by mail, the sealed envelope containing the Bid must be enclosed in another outer envelope addressed to: New Shoreham Sewer Commission, Attn: Susan Garneau, PO Box 774, Block Island, RI 02807. The New Shoreham Sewer and Water Commissions reserve the right to reject any and all bids or any part thereof and to waive any informalities. EOE.
Posted: April 14, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE
NEW SHOREHAM SEWER DISTRICT & NEW SHOREHAM WATER DISTRICT BUDGET WORK SESSIONS FY 2022
Tuesday, May 4, 2021, 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 4:00 p.m.
PUBLIC HEARING TO ADOPT PROPOSED BUDGETS
Monday, May 17, 2021, 4:00 p.m., Town Hall
ANNUAL FINANCIAL MEETING
Monday, June 21, 2021
4:00 p.m. New Shoreham Sewer District
4:05 p.m. New Shoreham Water District
The New Shoreham Sewer and Water Districts are equal opportunity providers and employers.
Posted: 4/27/21

PUBLIC NOTICE
New Shoreham Planning Board
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
4:00 p.m. @ via Zoom
Block Island, RI 02807
The meeting will be held via telecommunication pursuant to State of Rhode Island Executive Order 20-46 via Zoom
VIA ZOOM: Webinar ID: 854 9610 6195 Passcode: 845961. Via Telephone: 1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656 or + 1 888 788-0099
AGENDA
1. Merkler, William and Shannon. Plat 9, Lot 58. Application for a modification to an existing plan under Section 908. This is a modification to the original subdivision for Lot 58.
2. Stinebaugh, John M. and Stinebaugh, Blakely R. Plat 4, Lot 7-1. Fire # 615 Corn Neck Road. Public Hearing is closed. Recommendation/Advisory to the Zoning Board of Review for an Application for Development Plan Review of an Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 306 (E), 401 and 406 to demolish an existing single-family dwelling and construct a single-family dwelling and an accessory
structure.
3. Stinebaugh, John M. and Stinebaugh, Blakely R. Plat 4, Lot 7-1. Fire # 615 Corn Neck Road. Advisory to the Zoning Board of Review for an Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 306 (E), 401 and 406 to demolish an existing single-family dwelling and construct a single-family dwelling and an accessory structure.
To see supporting documents for this agenda go to Clerkbase clerkshq.com/newshoreham-ri
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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 4/27/21 JB