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Minutes of Conservation Commission, 04/21/2015

AGENDA: Conservation Commission

RECEIVED 04/23/2015 8:30am
Michele R. Grande – Redding Town Clerk


Present: David Pattee, Chairman; Susan Robinson; William Hill; Stuart Green Tina Miller; Wallace Perlman.

Absent: Joseph Beres

The Chairman called the meeting to order at 7:35 p.m.

  1. APPROVAL OF MINUTES -Minutes of April 7, 2015

-Site Walk Minutes of 4/12/15-Halo Trail

On the motion of W. Perlman and the second of S. Green, the Commission voted to approve the 4/7/15 Meeting Minutes.  W. Hill abstained.

On the motion of S. Green and the second of W. Perlman, the Commission voted to approve the 4/12/15 Site Walk Minutes.  T. Miller abstained.


Trail Maintenance

  1. Pattee reviewed the proposed plan and estimate for Halo Trail maintenance.  An additional estimate will be obtained to include removal of barberry.

The Commission agreed to accept Mr. Pollack’s offer to fund the trail maintenance and will hire the contractor and oversee the project.


  1. Hill is getting a cost estimate for fertilizer application on Couch Hill fields. D. Pattee walked the perimeter of the fields to review the status of cleanup required.

Appreciation was noted for a letter in The Redding Pilot re: trail tenders.

  1. Robinson reviewed the status of Gilbert-Miller Park re: required cleanup of materials.

On the motion of T. Miller and the second of W. Perlman, the Commission voted unanimously to adjourn the meeting at 8:35 p.m.

Submitted by:

Kristi C. Reilly