Minutes for November 2, 2011


Minutes of the Meeting of 

November 2, 2011


Chairman Bob Switzer called the meeting to order at 7:03 p.m.  Present, in addition to the chairman, were members  Michelle Degree, Dave Jakway, Laura Lewandowski, John Little, and Ann Sweet.  Absent was Mark Smith.  There was no selectmen‘s representative.


Minutes of the meeting o fOctober 5, 2011, were accepted as distributed


Review of Ketola plans     

Members viewed the septic and other plans for the Ketola property on Centre Street.  There was some discussion of how much wet area exists.  It was determined the site of an intermittent stream would be made passable by the proposed culvert, already permitted by DES and reviewed by the chairman of the conservation commission.


Town website

Ms. Degree expressed the need for a more flexible layout.  Chairman Switzer said he would show her how to make use of formats she wants.


Groundwater Protection Ordinance

Mrs. Sweet suggested the planning board consider a groundwater protection ordinance in anticipation of possible contaminants.  DES is sending her a model, which the board can discuss at the December meeting.


There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:33 p.m.


Respectfully submitted,




Ann Sweet, Secretary