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Minutes from Selectmen's Meeting

Time:   August 2, 2017
                                                                                                                   Time:  4:00 p.m.
Place:  Town Office, 70 Snare Creek Lane

Opened by:  Selectman Alley, Fiah and Selectman Milliken.

Attendees: Sandy & Jay Gawkowski, Nancy Beal, and Irene Rogers, Asst. to the Board
                                   
Approval of Minutes:  July 26, 2017 - Selectmen’s Meeting. Motion made by
S. Alley, Seconded by  S. Milliken  Approved.

A PUBLIC HEARING WAS HELD BEFORE THE SELECTMEN’S MEETING ON THE LOCAL FOOD ORDINANCE.  THERE WAS NO DISCUSSION FROM THE PUBLIC. AT THE NEXT TOWN MEETING, IT WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE CITIZENS FOR ADOPTION.  

Signatures:
           A.  Warrant:
           B.  Tax agreements:

           NEW BUSINESS:

  • Open bids for the local roads project:  Two bids were received.  The lowest bid was from Embert Tibbetts.  A motion was made by Selectman Milliken, seconded by Selectman Alley to accept his bid for $15,800.

 

            OLD BUSINESS:

  • Sidewalk/Resident issue: A letter was drafted by Attorney Hamer and signed by the Selectmen. A motion was made by Fish, seconded by Milliken to forward it to the citizen.

 

  • Emera Maine- easement:  The easement was signed by the Selectmen and will be forwarded to Emera Maine.

             MISCELLANEOUS:

  • Fire Road Junkyard:  Donnie Woodward, CEO, had written a letter to the Selectmen with pictures showing the situation as it exists at the junkyard.  A motion was made by Milliken, seconded by Fish to send the information to Attorney Hamer.

 

  • Update on work at Fire Station & Kelley Point Cemetery:  No updates.
  • Signs for Co-op Road and Jonesport Ave:  A motion was made by Alley, seconded by Fish to order signs.

 

  • Place trash can at Beach location:  The beach  people have been placing trash in the port a potty.  Because of problems in the past with household trash being placed in a trash can, a sign will be erected, asking that beach users take their trash with them.

                                                                                      

                                                                                                     

Minutes:  IFR

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August 15, 2017
Planning Board Agenda

 

  • Application # 687   Owner/Applicant: Asa Alley

Proposes: place a 32” x 6’ camper on his property
Location: 91 Fire Road; Map 008 Lots 2 & 3

  • Application # 688   Owner/Applicant: Tim and Dianne Farley

Proposes: 26’ x 26’ 2 car garage
Location: 1204 Mason Bay Road; Map 004 Lots 092 & 093

  • Application #689    Owner/Applicant: Ernest & Serita Childs

Proposes:  to have a garden shed placed too close to property line
Location: 18 Rosemary Lane; Map 014 lot 054

  • AFTER- THE – FACT Application #690  Owner: Beals-Jonesport Co-op Inc. ; Applicant: Stephen Peabody

Proposes: 24’ x 12’ Office Building on skids; no septic
Location: 13 Wharf St.; Map 013 Lot 17

  • Application #691  Owner: Rc & Wyn Cyr; Applicant: Coastline Homes/Scott Morrison

Proposes: 38’ x 24’ home; 36’ x 12’ with a 10’ x 10’ room in back outbuilding; 24’ x 12’ outbuilding; a 48’ x29’ garage with an attached 15’6” x 33’ garage
Location: 76 Verna’s Lane; Map 009 Lot 021

  • Application #692              Owner/Applicant: Dixon Smith

Proposes: to construct a 20’ x 20’ deck  on the southern side of house
Location: 341 Main Street; Map 15 Lot 67

  • Application #693 Owners: Holly Davis  & Whitney White; Applicant: Holly Iossa

Proposes a non-conforming lot split in the Maritime activities district
Location: 121 Main Street;  Map 013 Lot 090

  • Application #694 Owner/ Applicant: Paul Hauser

Proposes to renew permit #1014 issued May 21, 2013
Location: Englishman Bay Road; Map 004 Lot 067

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