Otis Conservation Commission
Monday, May 23, 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 June Applications is Tuesday, June 7th at 6:00 p.m.
Next Meeting is Monday June 20, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
Approval of Minutes from Last Meeting: April 18, 2016 Meeting, and May 06, 2016 Meeting
Public Hearing – RDA – Continuation – 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 – NOI – Continuation – Submitted by Justin Hyland, on behalf of Steve Cloud, 257 Brookman Drive, map 18C lot 32, regarding the rebuilding of existing dock in the same footprint on OR; techno metal posts will be used for the footings/pilings.
Public Hearing – RDA – Continuation – 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 – NOI – Continuation – Submitted by Solitude Lake Management, on behalf of Lawrence Birnbach & Beverly Hyman, 1340 W. Center Road, map 6 lot 162, regarding the removal of decaying Phragmites, as well as accumulated nuisance stick, debris and pockets of organic buildup, as well as the control/treatment of nuisance algae growth on their property pond.
Public Hearing – NOI – Continuation – Submitted by D-Cubed Eng., on behalf of Domenic Battista, 58 S. Lake Ave., map 18B lot 3, regarding the installation of a replacement title 5 system in the BZ of OR.
Public Hearing – RDA – Submitted by David Fishman, 42 S. Gate Island Rd., map 17C lot 13, regarding the installation of a boatlift and jet ski dock in the BZ of OR; RDA filed due to Ch. 91 Requirements.
Public Hearing – RDA – Submitted by Berkshire Geo Tech., on behalf of Curt Thiem, 18 Elm Lane, map 16B lot 20, regarding the drilling of a new well in the BZ of OR.
*Enforcement Order – 102 Kibbe Point Road, James & Christine Horanzy, for installation of a new dock without approval from OCC, asked applicant to file changes with chapter 91 license thru MASS DEP, and all that entails. Here for reminder to follow up.
Forest Cutting Plan(s):
Extension of OOC:
Submitted by Tony & Beverly Scapin, 43 Langdon Lane, map 17B, lots 76 & 77, regarding the extension of OOC under DEP File #254-0270.
Certificates of Compliance:
Submitted by Timothy Brock, 33 Langdon Lane, map 17B, lot 80, regarding request of a Certificate of Compliance for work done under DEP File #254-0284.
Any topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair:
Discuss the schedule for 2017
Next Office Hours: Tuesday, June 7th – 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Otis Town Hall – Deadline for June 20, 2016 meeting Applications is Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 3 PM!
Next meeting: Monday, June 20, 2016 – 6:00 pm at Otis Town Hall