Conservation Commission Agenda 03/21/2016

Otis Conservation Commission
Monday, March 21, 2016 – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Otis Town Hall, 1 North Main Road, Otis, MA

Opening Items: Introductions
Notice that meeting is recorded
Deadline for April Applications is Tuesday, April 5th at 6:00 p.m.
Next Meeting is Monday April 18, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
Approval of Minutes from Last Meeting: February 15, 2016 Meeting


Public Hearing – RDA – Submitted by Justin Hyland, on behalf of George Cohen, 738 Algerie Road, map 12A lot 34, regarding repair and maintenance of existing walkways &structures in the BZ of Big Pond.

Public Hearing – RDA – Submitted by Aquatic Restoration Consulting on behalf of DCR Lake & Ponds Program, off Reservoir Road, maps 15C & 16B, regarding the hand/suction harvesting of invasive species Watermilfoil in the OR.

Public Hearing – Request for Amendment to OOC – Continuation – Submitted by Solitude Management, on behalf of Lawrence/Beverly Birnbach/Hyman, 1340 West Center Road, map 6 lot 162, regarding the amendment to Final OOC 254-0370, to include mechanical removal of decaying Phragmites and nuisance stick and organic matter buildup in the Birnbach property pond.

Public Hearing – NOI – Continuation – Submitted by Paula Geddis with R. Levesque, on behalf of Dennis & Anne Marie Stempel, 41 N. Lake Ave., map 18A lot 38, regarding the expansion of existing deck, installation of a removable shed & dock and removal of identified trees.

Public Hearing – NOI – Continuation – Submitted by Paula Geddis with R. Levesque, on behalf of John & Kimberley Tonlino, 511 Pine Road, map 17B lot 70, regarding the installation of a dock, repair of existing stonewall and removal of identified trees.



Other Business
Enforcement Order(s)/Letters:
Emergency Certifications:
Forest Cutting Plan(s):
Extension of OOC:
Certificates of Compliance:
Any topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair:
Next Office Hours: Tuesday, April 5th – 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Otis Town Hall – Deadline for April 18, 2016 meeting Applications is Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 3 PM!
Next meeting: Monday, April 18, 2016 – 6:00 pm at Otis Town Hall