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Minutes of Conservation Commission, 05/05/2015

AGENDA: Conservation Commission

RECEIVED 05/07/2015 8:30am
Michele R. Grande – Redding Town Clerk

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

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

I.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES -Minutes of April 21, 2015

On the motion of S. Green and the second of T. Miller, the Commission voted to approve the 4/21/15 Meeting Minutes.
J. Beres abstained.

II.  REGULATORY

Application #15-03, Brian J. McGuinness (owner), 36 Chestnut Woods Road. To receive and discuss an application for construction of a new barn, driveway, well, septic and new pool house within the regulated area.

M. Mazzucco was present for the applicant. The property survey and site plan were displayed and the proposal was reviewed.

Additional information was requested re: number of parcels.

A Site Walk is scheduled for Mon., 5/11/15 at 6:00 p.m.

III. CHAIRMAN’S REPORT

D. Pattee provided an update re: fertilizer application at Couch Hill fields. Mowing is permitted after 8/15/15. The stonewall has also been cleared.

An estimate has been approved for barberry removal on Halo Trail.

A. Pardee has offered to make trail signs.

The Town website needs to be updated re: route for upcoming Trail’s Day hike.

Boundary work is scheduled for 5/13/15 on Granskog property.

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

Submitted by: Kristi C. Reilly