Public Notices - March 24, 2012

Fri, 03/30/2012 - 3:30pm
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Public Notice

New Shoreham Town Council

Budget Work Sessions 2012

Town Hall, Old Town Road

Members of the public welcome and encouraged to attend.

Monday, April 2, 2012 at 7:00

Budget work session at Town Council meeting

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 7:00

Budget Public Hearing and adoption of the budget

Other meetings will be scheduled as needed.

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date.  TTY: 711.  Posted March 22, 2012

 

 

Public Notice

THE ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

5:00 P.M. @ Town Hall, Old Town Road

AGENDA

The Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session for a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 5:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road.

THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE CHAIRMAN OR UPON MOTION OF ANY MEMBER

Applications:

  1. 1. Payne, Frank C. Trust. Plat 7, Lot 153, 154 & 155. Application for a Variance from Section 307 (C) to move a lot line to allow for a shed on Lot 154.
  1. 2. Closter, Robert. Plat 18, Lot 2-14. Application for a Special Use Permit from 405 (affordable housing) and for a Variance from Section 312 (C) for construction of an attached garage.
  1. 3. Dolphin, Kip and Donna. Plat 11, Lot 58. Application for a Variance from Sections 306(C) and 706 to remove an existing single family dwelling and construct a new single family dwelling.
  1. 4. Boston, David and Diane. Plat 19, Lot 35. Application for a Variance from Section 306(C) for construction of a shed.
  1. 5. Town of New Shoreham. Plat 19, Lot 1. Application for a Special Use Permit under 312 (E) and 410 Recreational Facility for construction of a picnic shelter and bathrooms.

Hearings:

  1. 1. Morrissey, J and B. Plat 7, Lot 73-1. Appeal by Herman Hassinger regarding the failure to issue a decision by the Historic District Commission.
  1. 2. Phillips, Jr. Edward and Anderson, Mary. Plat 15 Lot 80. Application for a Variance from Sections 113(C) and 306 (C) for construction of an addition onto an existing single family dwelling.
  1. 3. Geer Trust, Robert Geer, Trustee. Plat 7, Lot 137. Application for a Variance from 307(C) for construction of a shed.

Decisions:

  1. 1. Mott, Eleanor and Mott, Peter. Plat 5, Lots 69-4 & 69-5. Appeal by Peter Mott of a Notice of Violation dated December 1, 2011 regarding the automotive repair business.
  1. 2. Block Island Power Company Inc. and the Estate of Marjorie McGinnes. Plat 17, Lots 35, 36, 37, 38 and 40. Application by Block Island Transmission, LLC for Deepwater Wind for construction of a substation on the BIPCO property.  (will be continued until 4/2/12)

Approval of Minutes

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711

Jbb  3/21/12

 

 

Public Notice

New Shoreham Planning Board Public Hearing

Proposal to Amend the New Shoreham

Comprehensive Plan – Energy Component

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island

4:00 p.m.

The New Shoreham Planning Board is considering amending the New Shoreham Comprehensive Plan to add an Energy Component.

Before acting on the proposal and/or amendments to it, the Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Town Hall, Old Town Road, New Shoreham at which time all persons for or against may be heard. The proposed plan may be altered or amended prior to the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the public hearing. Any alteration or amendment must be presented for comment in the course of the hearing. The Energy Component of the New Shoreham Comprehensive Plan, Town of New Shoreham is available at Town Hall and the Island Free Library. For a copy, call 466-3205.

Posted:  March 21, 2012

Hearing: April 11, 2012

 

 

Public Notice

TOWN OF NEW SHOREHAM

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Highway Department is seeking an individual to assist in the maintenance of Town and State roads and buildings.  Candidates must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, a citizen of the United States, possess a valid driver’s license and a high school diploma or GED.  Applicants must have physical dexterity and be able to work in all weather conditions and be available day or night.  Experience with small engine machinery, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and basic carpentry skills.  CDL License preferred.

-Full family benefits, $14.27-$20.61/hr.  40 hrs/wk

-Applications are available from the Town Manager's office or from the Town’s website@new-shoreham.com.  Please call (401) 466-3210 or email townmanager@new-shoreham.com with any questions.  Applications are due back to the Town Manager, P.O. Drawer 220, Block Island, Rhode Island 02807 by 2:00 pm on April 5, 2012.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Posted

3/21 /2012

 

 

Public Notice

Information for Voters

Voting in the Republican and Democrat Presidential Preference Primary (PPP) will be from NOON through 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at Town Hall.  Voters will be able to elect either Republican or Democrat Party presidential candidates and convention delegates.  Voters must be registered by March 24.  You may register to vote at the Police Station on Beach Avenue between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 pm on Saturday, March 24, or before then at the Town Clerk’s Office at Town Hall Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Absentee ballot applications for the PPP are available and MUST be returned to Town Hall by April 3, 2012.   Get your application from Town Hall or the internet: http://sos.ri.gov/elections/ppp/

Voters are now required to bring ID to the polls!  Bring your valid driver’s license, state-issued nondriver ID, school or military ID, passport, social security card or birth certificate.  Voter ID’s will be issued at Town Hall on April 19 from 12:30 to 2:00 pm for anyone who does not have another form of ID.  Call your Board of Canvassers at 466-3200 if you have questions about any of these matters.

 

 

Legal Notice

LEGAL NOTICE

of hearings on an applications for Variances, Special Use Permits an Appeals under the Zoning Ordinance.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session at the Town Hall, Old Town Road on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 5:00 PM for a regular meeting.

All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following applications under the Zoning Ordinances:

  1. 1. Morrissey, J and B. Plat 7, Lot 73-1. Appeal by Herman Hassinger regarding the failure to issue a decision by the Historic District Commission.
  2. 2. Phillips, Jr. Edward and Anderson, Mary. Plat 15 Lot 80. Application for a Variance from Sections 113(C) and 306 (C) for construction of an addition onto an existing single family dwelling.
  3. 3. Geer Trust, Robert Geer, Trustee. Plat 7, Lot 137. Application for a Variance from 307(C) for construction of a shed.

 

Public Notice

NEW SHOREHAM SEWER COMMISSION

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Position Title: Wastewater Operator I

Supervisor:   Sewer Superintendent

Salary:       $14.00 to $18.00/hour - 40 hours per week - Family benefits

High School Diploma or GED and valid driver's license required. Position requires

strenuous physical dexterity. Applicant must obtain a Grade 1 Rhode Island Wastewater

license within one (1) year of employment. Responsible for proper operation and

maintenance of pumping stations and treatment plant and to assist in delivery of efficient

sewer services for the New Shoreham Sewer Commission on Block Island. Applications

are available from the Town Manager's Office (401) 466-3213 and Sewer

Superintendent's Office (401) 466-3231. Housing may be available. Resumes and inquiries can also be sent to: newshorehamwpcf@hotmail.com. Position will remain open until filled. EOE

2/27/12

Posted

 

 

Legal Notice

MORTGAGEE’S SALE

Ocean Avenue (Tax Assessor’s Plat 6, Lot 5 and Lot 6)

New Shoreham, Rhode Island.

The premises described in the mortgage will be sold subject to all encumbrances and prior liens on March 29, 2012 at 1:00 pm on the premises, by virtue of the power of sale in said mortgage made and executed by Nicholas A. dePetrillo on August 24, 2005 and recorded in Volume 347 at Page 66 of the Land Evidence Records of the Town of New Shoreham and amended by that certain Amended Mortgage Deed made and executed by said Nicholas A. dePetrillo on January 14, 2011 and recorded in Volume 429 at Page 7 of said Land Evidence Records, the conditions of said mortgage having been broken.

Terms of sale: Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) down payment in cash, certified or bank check at the time and place of sale; other terms to be announced at the sale.  By order of the holder of the mortgage who gives notice of his intention to bid at said sale or any postponement or adjournment thereof.

James F. Hyman, Esquire,

Attorney for the Holder of the Mortgage,

11 Memorial Boulevard

Newport, Rhode Island 02840

(401) 849-1510

 

 

Public Notice

Voter Registration Deadline for Financial Town Meeting

Financial Town Meeting will be Monday, May 7, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at the Block Island School, High Street.  In order to participate, you must be registered to vote in New Shoreham on or before Friday, April 6, 2012.  You may register at the Town Clerk’s Office, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Monday through Friday 9:00 to 3:00, and until 4:00 p.m. on April 6, 2012.  If you have questions, contact the Town Clerk’s: (401) 466-3200 or townclerk@new-shoreham.com.  Posted: 3.21.12/FF