Selectmen’s Meeting, July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018

Opened the meeting and declared a quorum present. Selectmen present: Ben Astbury, Michael Sheahan. Also present: Clerk/treasurer Cindy Reilly, CEO Duane Ford, Jessica Dheere, Assistant Barbara Grindle.

There being no errors or omissions in the records of the last meeting, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to accept them as written.

Reviewed and signed the treasurer’s warrant for $61,969.65; education $57,696.51, fire protection $634.90, administration $255.88, motor vehicle clearing $2700.05 and fees $126, plumbing $265, property tax overpay $36.31, town dock $120, and sludge $135.

NEW BUSINESS: A taxpayer had a question about our trash at the transfer station, and a notice to be careful about gravel on the concrete ramps at the Ferry Landing access.
Dheere came in to talk with Publicover about broadband, will email him with an offer to help and update him on the Stonington meeting just held.

OLD BUSINESS: Planning Board request: CEO has checked the questioned site and he and Publicover will discuss it with the Planning Board at their next meeting.
CEO/LPI : interviews scheduled for two applicants.
PERC/MRC: Still working on scheduling a visit to the Orland site with other towns.
Hales Hill Bridge: Meeting with DOT representatives, road commissioners and the Brooklin selectboard Tuesday at 3 p.m.
Will discuss Healthy Acadia’s smoking policy next week when complete board present.
Blue Hill rejected the public access project on the Salt Pond at a large special meeting.

CEO REPORT: Gave Wardwell Oil executives the application papers for a site plan review on their property on the Mines Road. Visited one property with 2 new buildings and a septic, a home to be torn down in W. Sedgwick which will be replaced with a slab and a double wide mobile home, referred a request for roadside mowing to the proper authorities and discussed the plumbing problems between neighbors at a seasonal cottage on Carter Point.

ADJOURN: There being no further business, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to adjourn the meeting at 7 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,
Barbara Grindle, Assistant