Planning Board Minutes, July 12, 2011



July 12, 2011


Planning Board members present:  Palmer Little, Chairman, Sylvia Wardwell, Secretary, John Allen, David Webb, Jim Wood, Alternate.


Also present:  Robert Gray, CEO Duane Ford, Assistant to the Selectmen Barbara Grindle


The meeting was brought to order at 7:05 pm.


Map 7, Lot 3  Robert Gray was in with his state permit and approval from Fire Chief David Carter for the addition of a 30,000 gal. tank to his propane storage facility on Gristmill Road.  The original permit was issued Sept. 8, 2010, the amended permit was approved 5-0.  CEO Ford will check the facility when finished.


Map 2, Lot 10  Centerline Communications responded to the assistant’s letter requesting confirmation of the conditions in the permit application.  They have agreed to all requests, including availability of the tower to town emergency carriers at no cost to the town.  A registered letter was also received from Lucas Environmental, LLC requesting comments regarding any potential effect to historical properties.  No work will begin on the cell tower until clients have been signed up to use it.


CEO reported that the test tower of Mr Spofford’s on the Caterpillar Hill Road should be coming down at the end of this month.  The selectmen will handle this project.  He also reported that the state is continuing to push for an update of the comprehensive plan.  Assistant Grindle will get a copy of the current plan for review by the Planning Board.


The meeting was adjourned at 7:25 pm.


                        Barbara Grindle, Assistant to the Selectmen