Public Notices - September 20, 2014

Issue #38
Fri, 10/24/2014 - 2:47pm
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Public Notice
THE ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW
Thursday, September 25, 2014
6:00 P.M. @ Town Hall, Old Town Road
AGENDA

The Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session for a regular meeting on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road.
THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE CHAIRMAN OR UPON MOTION OF ANY MEMBER
Applications:
1. Stover. Keith and Susan. Plat 16, Lot 82. Application for a Variance from Section 306 (C) to expand and convert a garage to an Accessory Residential Structure.
Hearings:
1. Fontaine. Craig and Michele. Plat 6, Lot 37. Application for a Variance from Section 313 (C) for an outdoor shower and a back porch.
Approval of Minutes
THE ZONING BOARD’S POLICY IS TO ADJOURN AT 8:30 P.M.
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 9/17/14

 

Public Notice
Not a legal posting: agenda be amended after press time
Electric Utilities Task Group
Monday, September 22, 2014
Town Hall, Old Town Road
12:30 P.M.

1.  Public Comment
2.  Approval of minutes, August 25, 2014
3.  Approve moving closed minutes to open from 1/9/2008. 1/17/2007, 10/29/2007, 12/3/2007, 1/4/2008, 3/3/2008, 5/16/2008, 8/7/2008, 8/16/2008.
4.  Deepwater Update
5.  Review fixed versus variable costs in BIPco’s structure
6.  Discuss and act on rate design issue
7.  Discuss and act on laws and regulations excluding BIPco.
8.  Review and act on recommendation to Town Council on street light acquisition
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:

 

Public Notice
Election Reminders

Not a registered voter? The last day to register to vote in the November 4, 2014 general election is Sunday, October 5, 2014.  If you are a New Shoreham resident, you may register at the Town Clerk’s Office at Town Hall, Old Town Road Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. before the deadline, or at the Police Station on Beach Avenue on Sunday October 5, 2014 between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Absentee Ballot Applications Available:  Mail (“absentee”) ballot applications for the election are available at the Town Clerk’s Office.  You must apply by 4:00 PM October 14, 2014.
Call the Town Clerk’s Office at 466-3200 if you have questions!    
Posted July 24, 2014/FF

 

PUBLIC NOTICE
INVITATION TO BID

Separate sealed Bids will be received by the Town of New Shoreham, Rhode Island for  MOORING MAINTENANCE, on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m.  at the office of the Town Manager, #16 Old Town Road, Block Island, RI 02807 and will be opened immediately and read in public.  Specifications may be obtained by calling: (401) 466-3213, or from the Town’s website @ www.new-shoreham.com  or by e-mail@ townmanager@new-shoreham.com.
All Bids must be submitted and clearly marked:
(Sealed Bid):    Mooring Maintenance
Bids must be enclosed in an opaque envelope addressed to:
Nancy O. Dodge
Town Manager
P.O. Drawer 220
Block Island, RI  02807
No Bidder may withdraw their Bid within ninety (90) days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bid.
The Town of New Shoreham reserves the right to reject any/all bids, waive any informalities in the Bids received, and to accept the Bid deemed most favorable to the interest of the Town.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk @ (401)466-3200 two (2) business days prior to the Bid opening. TTY: 711
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Posted:  September 10, 20114

 

PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice of Public Hearing
Monday, October 6, 2014
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island
7:00 p.m

The New Shoreham Town Council will hold a Public Hearing to consider amending New Shoreham’s Revised Ordinances Chapter 11 Article IV Section 11-71 to allow waterfowl hunting on Plat 1 Lot 16 within the Sachem Pond Wildlife Refuge.  The proposed language appears underlined below.
Sec. 11-71. - Protected wildlife area designated.
(a) Except as provided in subsections (b) and (c) of this section, no person shall hunt, shoot, trap or annoy wildlife nor destroy or disturb the eggs, nests or nesting areas of the wildlife within or upon Sachem Pond and the land areas adjacent thereto, both private and public, within that certain area bounded:
Northerly and easterly by Corn Neck Road and also northerly by the extensions of Corn Neck
Road from Settler’s Rock running northwesterly with the shoreline to a line running due east and
west through the base of the North Lighthouse and by the same line running westerly to the
shoreline referred to as the “West Beach”; westerly by the shoreline of the “West Beach” from the aforesaid line south to a point being the westerly terminus of a roadway running easterly from the shoreline to Corn Neck Road through lands of F. Nelson Breed and Edna Sheffield White, and southerly by said roadway.
(b) The town council may vote on an annual basis to allow the hunting of deer on those areas of
Assessor’s Plat 1, Lot 16, which lie within the above-described property during such limited periods of time and under such conditions as the town council shall deem appropriate. In allowing any such hunting of deer, the town shall clearly mark the area(s) where deer hunting is permitted.
(c) The hunting of waterfowl is permitted on those areas of Assessor’s Plat 1, Lot 16, which lie within the above-described property. The town shall clearly mark the area(s) where waterfowl hunting is permitted.
Before acting on the foregoing, 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.
Fiona Fitzpatrick,
Town Clerk
Posted:  September 3, 2014
Hearing: October 6, 2014

 

LEGAL NOTICE
of hearings on an applications for Variances, Special Use Permits an Appeals under the Zoning Ordinance.
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 Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM for a regular meeting.  
All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following applications under the Zoning Ordinances:
1. Fontaine. Craig and Michele. Plat 6, Lot 37. Application for a Variance from Section 313 (C) for an outdoor shower and a back porch.

 

LEGAL NOTICE
of hearings on applications for Development Plan Review.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session at the Town Hall on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. for its regular monthly meeting.  All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application:
1. Payne’s Harbor View Inn. Plat 5, Lot 111. Public Hearing for an Application by Carole Payne for Development Plan Review

 

LEGAL NOTICE
ZONING MODIFICATION REQUEST

Fischberg, Kimberly.  Plat 15, Lot 5, Unit 1.  Zoning Modification request is to construct a new 14’x34’ exterior deck onto a Single Family Dwelling under construction.  A portion of the new deck will be located forty one (41’) feet from the Northern Property Line of Lot 5.  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 to Lot 5 by 13 October 2014 the Modification will be granted
Marc A. Tillson
Building Official
Town of New Shoreham