January 9, 2017
of Sullivan, NH Board of Selectmen
Meeting Minutes, January
members present: Chairman Laura J. Merrifield, Joe Lewandowski and
Kate Fuller, Administrative Assistant
Jeff Burbank, Steven Pro, James Forrest, Mellissa Miller and Planning
Board Chairperson Leslie Casey
CALL TO ORDER: Chairman
Laura Merrifield called the meeting to order at
Laura Merrifield made a motion to approve the minutes of the January
2, 2017 meeting, seconded by Joe Lewandowski. The minutes were
about letter from Pittsburg/Northern Pass-The
Towns of Pittsburg, Clarksville and Stewartstown are asking for
letters of support from other towns as Eversource is trying to
circumvent regulatory issues. This could set a precedent; so
Sullivan will write a letter of support.
Forrest-267 Centre Street-Mr.
Forrest brought a written plan to the meeting. He reviewed the
progress that he had made and explained his plans for cleaning up
his property. He requested an extension on his clean up until June
30, and the Board granted it.
Plan for 509 Gilsum Road-Stephen
Pro for owner Nicholas Perra-The
Board signed and stamped the septic plan.
Discussion on Animal Control-There
is a state law relative to a dog control; the Board discussed the
state law; if the Town wanted to make the law stricter then they
could do that by Ballot question. Laura Merrifield made a motion to
defer to the State dog control law for the present; seconded by
David Beers. The vote was unanimous in the affirmative.
Board will wait to act until there is feedback from Department
Vendor Payments and Purchase Orders-Approved
Legislative Bulletin received. December Planning Board minutes
received. SWRPC Highlights received. Audit date set for May 8th.
2017 Holiday Schedule approved by the Selectmen. Discussion
continued from the last meeting about employees and municipal
Laura Merrifield moved to adjourn the meeting at 7:45 pm.
Assistant for the Board of Selectmen