Public Notice - December 3, 2011

Tue, 01/10/2012 - 6:55pm

Not a legal posting: agenda may be amended after press time
New Shoreham Town Council Agenda
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island
Monday, December 5, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Warden’s Report
Public Input
1.    Board of License Commissioners: Act on applications for annual Moped License renewals
2.    Receive and act on report of Peter Greenman/ re: Spring House Pump House
3.    Receive and act on report/requests of the 350 Committee
4.    Receive and act on memo from Solicitor Don Packer regarding briefing schedule for Champlin’s Realty Associates vs. State of Rhode Island, et al No. PC2011-0661
5.    Act on recommendations of the Finance Director:
• Consider and adopt Town of New Shoreham Fund Balance policy
• Act on recommendation to close Old Harbor Dock Washington Trust Co. CD
• Act on Loan Resolution for the Thomas Property acquisition
6.    Receive and act on letter from Senior Advisory Committee re: Emergency Communication procedure
7.    Act on draft Heinz Management agreement between Town of New Shoreham and BI Land Trust
8.    Receive and act on letters from the Recreation Board re: Heinz Field maintenance and Heinz Field management plan
9.    Consider and act on Town Council resolution re: RI State Senate and House of Representatives reapportionment proposals
10.    Act on Probate Judge appointment
11.    Receive report from Chris Murphy, Shellfish Warden, re: Status of the Great Salt Pond
12.    Boards, Committees and Commissions: Announce upcoming openings
13.    Act on Town Council 2012 meeting schedule
14.    Correspondence: Richard Hayes re: Corn Neck Rd. drainage problem; David and Caroline Voorhees re: Corn Neck Rd./Georgian Swamp drainage; CRMC/DEM Joint Public Notice re: Ballard’s Marina maintenance dredging;
15.    Minutes: November 7, 2011; November 28, 2011 (open and closed)
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date.  TTY: (800) 745-5555.  Posted 12/1/11  MM

Public Notice
The New Shoreham School Committee, at its meeting held on Monday, November 21, 2011, approved the posting of the following policies for the required 30-day period prior to adoption:
GD:  Notification to Parents and Subsequent Action for Head Lice Infestation
HIA:  Student Activities Advisors
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 (

Gray, Judith.  Assessors Plat 9 Lot 26-2.  Zoning Modification Request is to construct additions to a prior existing exterior deck.  The deck additions will be located forty six (46) feet from the southern property line and forty two (42) feet from the northern property line of Lot 26-2.  A fifty (50) foot setback from property lines is required in the Residential A (RA) Zone.  If no written objections are received from abutting property owners within thirty (30) days, the Zoning Modification will be granted.
Marc A. Tillson
Building Official
Town of New Shoreham