Tuesday, November 21, 2017
7:30 p.m. – Old Town House
Present: David Pattee, Chairman; William Hill; Stuart Green; Susan Robinson; Tina Miller; Wallace Perlman.
The Chairman called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m.
I. APPROVAL OF MINUTES -Meeting of November 7, 2017
Site Walks 11/11/17
-42 Wayside Lane, P. Cartoun
-17 Meeker Hill Rd., Rountos
On the motion of S. Robinson and the second of S. Green, the Commission voted unanimously to approve the Minutes.
On the motion of W. Perlman and the second of S. Robinson, the Commission voted unanimously to approve the 11/11/17 Site Walk Minutes as amended.
Application #17-12, Paula S. Cartoun Credit Shelter Trust (owners), Michael J. Mazzucco, P.C. (agent), 42 Wayside Lane. To receive and discuss and application for regulated activities associated with a two-lot subdivision. Site Walk 11/11/17.
Mr. Mazzucco was present for the applicant. The site development plan was displayed and the Site Walk findings reviewed.
After discussion regarding relocation of the driveway across the zoning setback area, the Commission concluded that they will send a recommendation to the Planning Commission to recommend allowing an easement in order to pull the driveway away from the wetlands.
Application #17-13, Christopher and Angela Rountos, 17 Meeker Hill Road. To receive and discuss an application for renovation and addition to an existing building within the regulated area.
Mr. Rountos was present. Site Walk findings were reviewed. D. Pattee noted that silt fencing has been installed and Mr. Rountos confirmed that it is drawn on the supplemental drawing distributed at the Site Walk.
On the motion of W. Perlman and the second of W. Hill, the Commission voted unanimously to approve Application #17-13.
Application #17-14, Florian Spiekermann/Lisa Tancredi, 6 Long Ridge Road. To receive and discuss an application for construction of a dry stone bridge over a stream.
Florian Spiekermann and Lisa Tancredi were present. The proposal was reviewed accompanied by sample photos of the desired stone bridge. Mr. Spiekermann confirmed that he will be utilizing existing stones and excavation is expected only for the foundations. The road site of the stream will be used for any excavation material.
A Site Walk is scheduled for Sun., 12/3/17 at 8:30 a.m. D. Pattee requested stakes at the center line of the driveway. Mr. Spiekermann was referred to the Zoning Dept. re: setback requirements and entrance location requirements.
Application #17-15, Michael Stach (owner), Rick Jaccarino (agent), 10 Mallory Lane. To receive and discuss an application to construct a garage within the regulated area.
No one was present for the applicant. The application was briefly reviewed. A more complete review will be conducted pending attendance by the applicant or applicant representative.
Discussion of the Town of Redding Open Space Plan 2018.
III. CHAIRMAN’S REPORT
The 2018 meeting schedule is complete. No meeting is scheduled for July 3, 2018.
Re: budget, D. Pattee has an upcoming meeting with Steve Gniadek.
Tina Miller will contact the Highstead intern, Emma Borjigin-Wang, to determine availability for assistance on the Open Space Plan GIS mapping.
Fundraising letters re: NRVT were sent.
D. Pattee and S. Robinson reviewed their attended the CACIWC Annual Meeting.
On the motion of T. Miller and the second of W. Perlman, the Commission voted unanimously to adjourn the meeting at 9:05 p.m.
Kristi C. Reilly